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Best internet phone for under £100/$155?

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Hio all!

Im looking for the best phone that I can use for internet browsing for under £100 preferably. I would also like to to be fairly quick, I hate typing a message and then having to wait for it to appear. I want to be able to browse internet on the move, wifi would also be a half decent addition. Im not fussed about what sort of phone, i.e a brick model such as an iphone (I hated touch screen on iphone, so button'ed phone would be better). Blackberry, HTC? phones etc?

Recommend me your best please folks!
post #2 of 4
Blackberry in terms of price point are usually approximately $300 dollars brand new so :/
iPhone if you can find a good price it's not too bad (usually 3GS is approx $80-$100 dollars)
Android I have the LG Optimus One that you can get for approximately $100 dollars brand new.

As for the touch screen we are in a age where you can not really avoid it.

Merely up to you. There is also Symbian since my friend has the C3 and the E71 and it does rather well if you want to avoid touch screen.
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Blackberry is getting out of the business so stay away. Besides they are expensive.
Lots of different Android models at that price with contract.
If you reconsider your thought about the iPhone the iPhone 4 is only $100 with contract.

To get something new and decent for that price you will have to sign a contract, or find a really good deal.

I personally started with a Windows touch screen back in the day. Which was a bad idea. Then I went to iPhone's, have had the 3, 3G, and 4 so far. They have been great phones. I have a close friend who does the Android thing and they never seem to last long without serious issues that makes him want to replace them. He just got an HTC which replaced his Galaxy which he seemed to have loads of problems with. Can't say much about his HTC yet as he got it about a month ago.

Well good luck with whatever you decide on.
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The San Fransico II from Orange looks quite good. It's in budget and comes with a gift box from orange that includes a set of Angle & Curve headphones worth £60 and a few other things. The phone itself has android 2.3, 5 megapixel camera, GPS, Wifi and 3G.

http://shop.orange.co.uk/mobile-phones/christmas-offers/free-gift-box
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