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Sleek and sexy phone. I'll have to wait until I handle one to decide if I want something that big or not. Going from an Eris to this is a huge leap in size. Being comfortable in my jeans daily is the real test.
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Quote:
Originally Posted by Zerkk View Post

Sleek and sexy phone. I'll have to wait until I handle one to decide if I want something that big or not. Going from an Eris to this is a huge leap in size. Being comfortable in my jeans daily is the real test.

Im used to carrying bing things in my jeans so that wont be an issue. wink.gif

Sorry i couldn't help my self lachen.gif
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Originally Posted by tx-jose View Post

Im used to carrying bing things in my jeans so that wont be an issue. wink.gif
Sorry i couldn't help my self lachen.gif

I assume you meant big smile.gif

Sorry, I couldn't help MYself tongue.gif

I'm still on the fence... I think I'll hold on to my dumbphone until Tegra 3 hits cellphones.
Edited by staryoshi - 11/18/11 at 9:02am
    
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Fair score, I think it could have gotten around a 9.5 if it had Galaxy S2's processor.

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One can only fit so many large objects in his jeans.
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Originally Posted by JWellington View Post

Yea Android devices generally have a stellar reputation for media format supporting devices, even AVIs and MKVs. Whatever the SoC doesn't support natively can be decoded via software; It uses more resources, but you can at least watch it tongue.gif
Compare that to Apple and their stringent selection of a few codecs and formats.eh-smiley.gif

Exactly, this is a major plus on Android, vs the restrictive ecosystem known as IOS.
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So when is this going to be available??? I've been waiting for so long I can't take it anymore. RAGEEEEEEEEE

If you're a Verizon customer, it'll be here by the end of the month.
Quote:
Originally Posted by Liability View Post

Phone is too big unless you're bigfoot. Stick to 4-4.3 inch screens, please.
How long until we just start carrying around tablets in our pockets?

This phone is the exact same size as the Galaxy S2, there are no physical buttons, and they autohide when videos are playing.

I present to you a phone that is too big to be a phone. Yet for some people it's perfect.


Edited by 2010rig - 11/18/11 at 12:52pm
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You can repair the screen and sell it, or sell it to someone who buys phones like that for parts.
Sent from my DROIDX

Looked like a pita to replace the screen on these. I guess I could dump it on craigslist now and see if I can find a buyer who will take it off my hands when I pick up the Nexus.
    
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I want one its not up in here yet until the end of the month
 
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I might actually go for the Note rather than the Nexus. I can't stand the idea of no micro-sd on the nexus, what if I want to add movies and such to the phone, I'm stuck with 16gb (until the 32gb comes out)

Note I can add a 64gb micro-sd plus another 16gb, that's an insane amount of storage.
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Originally Posted by alick View Post

I want one its not up in here yet until the end of the month

You with Bell or Virgin?

Telus and Rogers aren't getting it 'till January. frown.gif
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I might actually go for the Note rather than the Nexus. I can't stand the idea of no micro-sd on the nexus, what if I want to add movies and such to the phone, I'm stuck with 16gb (until the 32gb comes out)
Note I can add a 64gb micro-sd plus another 16gb, that's an insane amount of storage.

I agree, it sucks there's no Micro SD card, but then again, no Nexus device has ever had one.

With Google Music, you don't have to store your music on the phone anymore.

I heard the 32GB version will be the LTE version.
Edited by 2010rig - 11/18/11 at 2:23pm
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