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GN's pretty big as well.

GN is only 0.4" larger than the Galaxy S2... this is 0.45" taller. 0.15" wider..

Lol, The S2 is huge as well.
post #22 of 41
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Lol, The S2 is huge as well.

The S2 isn't huge; in fact, I like its size and thickness compared to the diminutive iPhone 4. The Galaxy Note is a bit of a stretch for my hands, but the GNex? No. It's very usable on one hand.
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That thing is a monster.
Its a shame im not getting one, no need for a computer in my pocked when i have a desktop that does it all.
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Lol, The S2 is huge as well.

So just about every high end Android phone that's come out in the past year is huge? Maybe you're better suited with an iPhone then wink.gif
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The speed is great, but there are ZERO apps that will use it. We're at a point were basic functions wont get THAT much faster. Internet is crazy fast, cameras are, even editing pics. We now need something to use that power, like high-end games. The problem is, there arent any games that bring an SGII to a crawl, so it seems like a pointless upgrade IMO.
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The speed is great, but there are ZERO apps that will use it. We're at a point were basic functions wont get THAT much faster. Internet is crazy fast, cameras are, even editing pics. We now need something to use that power, like high-end games. The problem is, there arent any games that bring an SGII to a crawl, so it seems like a pointless upgrade IMO.
It's all about the progress dude..... We must accept change and progress. thumb.gif
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post #27 of 41
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The speed is great, but there are ZERO apps that will use it. We're at a point were basic functions wont get THAT much faster. Internet is crazy fast, cameras are, even editing pics. We now need something to use that power, like high-end games. The problem is, there arent any games that bring an SGII to a crawl, so it seems like a pointless upgrade IMO.
As more and more devices come to market with quad-core processors and better graphics, we'll start to see developers make apps which take advantage of those things.
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post #28 of 41
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Lol, The S2 is huge as well.

So just about every high end Android phone that's come out in the past year is huge? Maybe you're better suited with an iPhone then wink.gif

Hahaha, it's about to get huge too.

Oh, what the hell am I complaining about? I had a gen. 1 NGage.
post #29 of 41
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The speed is great, but there are ZERO apps that will use it. We're at a point were basic functions wont get THAT much faster. Internet is crazy fast, cameras are, even editing pics. We now need something to use that power, like high-end games. The problem is, there arent any games that bring an SGII to a crawl, so it seems like a pointless upgrade IMO.

I'm just curious, what did you have before that 2600K?
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As more and more devices come to market with quad-core processors and better graphics, we'll start to see developers make apps which take advantage of those things.

It's a chicken-and-egg problem, right? If there are no devices that sport quad-core processors, then there would be no incentive for developers to make apps that take advantage of them. Innovation breeds demand; soon, there will be apps that benefit from multi-core devices. biggrin.gif
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