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It is a good phone - it's fast, has a good screen, decent camera, etc. but that said there are a few things wrong with it.
Saying that there's no point getting an Android phone if you're not going to root is stupid though, ntherblast. There's still a lot more customisation you can do with one without having to mess about with any rooting or anything.

Lol are you kidding other than launchers and some widgets why bother? With root you can get custom ROMs, change the modem, freeze apps, theme your entire phone not talking about widgets, CWM to backup/restore in case you have issues with a theme/ROM, kernels to better calibrate your battery, specific apps on the market that require root, etc

How is it stupid to gain full control of your phone?
No need to tell me what root access can let you do, I'm well aware. I think you misunderstand what I'm saying - I never said anything about it being stupid to gain full control of your phone. All I said was that it WASN'T stupid to purchase an Android phone and not root it.
post #52 of 79
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Same here my galaxy s2 is amazing and never had a problem with anything samsung.
Dont know much about the phone you have but maybe you just picked a bad phone.

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I have a Samsung forus the rom got deleted anyone can fix this ?
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My Galaxy Nexus has been great. thumb.gif
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I have the Nexus and I LOVE it. I haven't had any problems with Internet or with GPS and I use them both regularly. I have heard that Verizon had some issue with 4G user authentication, I don't know if that has been fixed or not.
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I have the Galaxy Nexus and the GPS is the only thing I can complain about. Verizon coverage on campus is pitiful, but that has nothing to do with the phone. My friend's GS2 on Sprint has a perfect signal when I can hardly get a data connection.
    
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I love my Galaxy S1. Best phone I have ever had. Rooted and ROM'd to ICS 4.0.3. I have not heard of a lot of issues with the Samsung Phones. Usually praised for their reliability and function. Perhaps its a fault of that specific model? Just a thought.
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also avoid lg. *shudders* but seriously htc is an awesome company, so....friendly and....good.
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also avoid lg. *shudders* but seriously htc is an awesome company, so....friendly and....good.

LG had a terrible start getting into the Android game. All their phones have been complete crap with little to no support. I did however like the LG Revolution and was super impressed with it. I just didn't choose it due to the fact I figured it wouldn't have any support behind it.
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post #60 of 79
HTC or bust.

<3 my Android.
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