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post #11 of 27
I have a LG Optimus One that I unlocked for $10. I picked it up as a pay as you go for $99. Best dang budget android phone ever. I have gingerbread installed and waiting for a cyanogen ICS rom to be complete.
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post #12 of 27
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Originally Posted by saint19 View Post

Not sure what phone tell you that is a good option for that price BUT I can tell you this: DON'T buy Sony Ericsson.
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Originally Posted by gerickjohn View Post

May I ask why not?
I personally dont like SE. I used to have the old bar phone from them and the reception and battery just suck.
post #13 of 27
this is your best bet OP.

i use this

http://www.amazon.com/Samsung-Exhibit-II-Prepaid-T-Mobile/dp/B00607JBNO/ref=sr_1_1?ie=UTF8&qid=1330995951&sr=8-1


amazing phone for the pricepoint. use free wifi for internet and market. smile.gif
    
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Samsung i897 Captivate Android smartphone Galaxy S (Unlocked)

I love mine. Its not the newest on the market but it does what I need it to. I have mine flashed to Gingerbread. Originally comes with FroYo. Possible to flash it all the way up to ICS(I will as soon as I feel comfortable doing it myself) Nice big screen. Very clear. Easy to work with. Probably one of the best Android phones for its production run. And of course the precursor to the Galaxy S2.
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post #15 of 27
Wait for when the Xperia Neo or Desire S hit $250.
post #16 of 27
Mine is awesome and has a super big community for modding if you like that

Sent from my Nexus S using Tapatalk
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post #17 of 27
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Mine is awesome and has a super big community for modding if you like that
Sent from my Nexus S using Tapatalk

Maybe I should spend 100 dollars more.

What is the different between these??
Amazon
Newegg
post #18 of 27
Quote:
Originally Posted by stupidcha View Post

this is your best bet OP.
i use this
http://www.amazon.com/Samsung-Exhibit-II-Prepaid-T-Mobile/dp/B00607JBNO/ref=sr_1_1?ie=UTF8&qid=1330995951&sr=8-1
amazing phone for the pricepoint. use free wifi for internet and market. smile.gif

I'd say this for the price. The $100 dollar upgrade ot the Nexus S is nice but they are basically the same specifications.
Especially since it should already have a unofficially stable version of ICS i wouldn't be worried about it.
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post #19 of 27
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Okay I got the exhibit ii 4g. Should I unlock it first or root it first??
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I'd unlock first then root.I've had problems with a Optimus One with mods.
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