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post #51 of 91
That's too bad. I have an app that makes it look like I'm smoking through my phone. Windows doesn't have that. Will I get $100?
post #52 of 91
Vague bet is vague.

BTW. I have never played with Windows Phone 7/7.5, but all the research I have done on it say it's amazing. However, many of us are too invested in Android / iOS to make the switch.
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Microsoft should spend more time trying to get new smartphone users instead of marketing to people that already have them. Seriously. Many people are far too invested in their platform apps wise (especially iOS users) to jump ship to something new. I'd like like to see a third OS really take off but it's probably not going to happen anytime soon.
 
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This is so True. Even with a Dual Core Android feels slow.

What dual core Androids are you using? Even stock my SGSII was lightning fast.
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Originally Posted by Brutuz View Post

What dual core Androids are you using? Even stock my SGSII was lightning fast.

I think he's using an Amaze. Sense 3.0 ain't gonna fly that well, unfortunately. The SGS II has TouchWiz 4, which is inherently hardware-accelerated. Plus, Exynos is way better than Snapdragon S3.
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I can imagine bringing a transformer prime against it especially if overclocked tongue.gif

But he doesn't exactly say what you will be doing to compete which is pretty stupid. Does anyone know if the the windows phone is a resource hog or not compared to android?


He said benchmarks.

 

He also said phones.  Not tablets.

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Quote:
Originally Posted by ZealotKi11er View Post

This is so True. Even with a Dual Core Android feels slow.

What dual core Androids are you using? Even stock my SGSII was lightning fast.


It's alright.  Couldn't call it lightning fast.

 

Anyways, I sort of wish I went with a windows phone instead.  Android isn't anything special.  Better then Apple...holy crap that interface they have is boring.

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Windows Phone! 5 Second Start Up!! 5 min Media Scanning that makes your phone useless until its done! YAY!
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It's alright.  Couldn't call it lightning fast.

Anyways, I sort of wish I went with a windows phone instead.  Android isn't anything special.  Better then Apple...holy crap that interface they have is boring.

Android isn't special unless you make it so. That's the beauty of a sandbox OS. wink.gif
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