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Not sure why iPhone gets so much attention; it's not really anything special about it all. Closed OS filled with limitations makes it fairly pointless to have such good specifications when the only place you'll be able to utilize them properly is in games. Quite sad indeed.

If you want a real smartphone, you don't buy iOS; you buy Android. It's beyond me how any device running iOS can be classified as a smartphone when its rather the opposite.
I'm as adament a PC tweaker as anyone, and I love iOS as it exists on the iPhone. There is nothing I can't do that I want to do on my iPhone. I'm not going to spend hours tinkering with my phone just for fun - my phone is my primary productivity device. The iPhone is the most functional smartphone to those who consider time spent preparing the phone for use a negative factor to be balanced against what that time spent adds to functionality.

The Desktop PC is really the only computing device that I have any interest in heavily customizing. That makes sense because it is the most modular computing device, allowing the greatest gains from heavy customization and steup time. I have a new i5 Macbook Air that I put Windows 7 on, but that's as far as my mobile customization goes.
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i love my iphone 3gs. there is just something so polished and smooth and perfect about it.

seriously iphone is the only apple product i own and im a hardcore windows gamer, and it is just so smooth, don't knock it tell you try one.
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I'm getting annoyed with people thinking that I'm technically inept and unable to make good decisions because I purchase Apple products.

They are very good products and are considered "premium", hence the slightly higher prices compared to the hundreds of other generic devices.

I'm an IT professional and I do know that I am buying.
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