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[PhoneArena] Samsung heads to the street to challenge the Apple iPhone with the GALAXY Note LTE

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Samsung gave Android users a few hours with the Samsung GALAXY Note LTE to learn how to use the S Pen. These Android users then took to the streets of Manhattan to face-off against Apple iPhone users one on one. in one task involving the editing of a customized birthday message on each users respective device, the female using the Apple iPhone (4 or 4S) said she was "Jealous" and "embarrassed" because of the functions on the Samsung phablet that were not on the iPhone. While the GALAXY Note LTE user took the S Pen and put his head on his cousin's favorite NBA star (Jeremy Lin?), the iPhone user could only stutter and say that she couldn't do these things with her device. "I'm not very happy right now, my phone can't do that," she says. "It's so depressing."


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Is this really news?

I'm all for bashing apple but any company could setup a little test like this for their phone that has some unique feature.
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The iPhone user could of just gotten a app and that feeling of depression would of left her.
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Is this really news?
I'm all for bashing apple but any company could setup a little test like this for their phone that has some unique feature.

Apple would never do such a thing huh? rolleyes.gif I love the irony in the 1st video. wink.gif




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Is this really news?
I'm all for bashing apple but any company could setup a little test like this for their phone that has some unique feature.

It's news in the fact that their marketing strategy is based around software features now instead of hardware, much like Apple's advertising is. Samsung finally caught on that average users don't care about the hardware like most on this forum do and it's the software features that will make the appealing difference to average joe phone buyer.
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"I'm not very happy right now, my phone can't do that," she says. "It's so depressing."

Oh, first world problems.
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Apple would never do such a thing huh? rolleyes.gif

Man those commercials pissed me off so much...

Worst part about them is, they worked :-/
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Wow, talk about over reaction. You can see the money she got paid coming out of her mouth.
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Would have been more believable if the woman wasn't an airhead and had the slightest bit of tech savvy.

I'd never spend money on an iPhone over most android phones, but the ad came across a bit too cheesy/blatant to me.

Btw android ftw, apple ftnoob I won the game.
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Yeah those

"I'm a Mac" commercials were so misinformed, I was disgusted. I literally felt sick watching them, and nearly drove me insane knowing people bought into them.
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