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Just ordered mine should be here before the weekend. thumbsupsmiley.png
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Ugh, not sure if i should ditch my jellybean'd galaxy nexus for an S3, only problem(for now) is Verizon's locked bootloader and knowing first hand how terrible they are at releasing updates

Someone has already figured out how to get around Verizon's Locked Bootloader:
http://forum.xda-developers.com/showthread.php?t=1756885

As far as moving from the Nexus that has already moved to Jellybean, I imagine the reason that the S3 has not yet received a Jellybean update is due to the massive demand and trying to fill the orders for them. Giving it Jellybean at the moment would not only mean an update to all of the devices that are out now it would also mean a change at the manufacturing level as well which that change would probably slow production for a bit. Considering the massive demand that would probably be a bad idea right now. Since this is Samsung's newest and greatest the odds that it will see a Jellybean update in the near future I would rate as very strong, thought that has not yet been confirmed by Samsung.
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Just ordered mine should be here before the weekend. thumbsupsmiley.png

Awesome, I'm still in total Awe of mine biggrin.gif
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My wife and I are still loving our white SGS3s after a couple of weeks with them! biggrin.gif
We're both rooted and running Omega 8.1 ROM, which is great. Looking forward to the Omega ROM that comes with the Jelly Bean code! biggrin.gifbiggrin.gifbiggrin.gif
    
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I have both the Nexus and the S III and I must say, JB on the Nexus is amazing but I find the screen quality on the S III to be superior in color reproduction and sharpness. Otherwise, the phones feel mostly the same aside from aesthetics. Can't wait to have the new google voice search on my S III though.
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I have both the Nexus and the S III and I must say, JB on the Nexus is amazing but I find the screen quality on the S III to be superior in color reproduction and sharpness. Otherwise, the phones feel mostly the same aside from aesthetics. Can't wait to have the new google voice search on my S III though.
Unfortunately, I can still tell that it is a PenTile display. I'm not sure I buy Samsung's reason for not going with an RGBRGB configuration... But it's only on situations where there is a constant background that you notice.

Does anyone know of any good games that have really good graphics, comparable to Riptide, perhaps? Riptide is getting old with only 6 courses.
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I must admit, when I went to an AT&T store to observe the Galaxy S III & the One X in person, the screen on the One X looked far better from my point of view.
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I must admit, when I went to an AT&T store to observe the Galaxy S III & the One X in person, the screen on the One X looked far better from my point of view.
It had better look nicer given that it's an RGBRGB display.
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me and my wife just preordered ours yesterday, all ive heard is great reviews, my boss has the galaxy II and i dropped it on her that i got her beat.. she didnt like that haha, but we both a blue and white one, with different cases, i wanna purchase a otterbox so i dont break it, anyone found one at a low cost, i didnt have time to search thru this thread just yet to see if anyone has linked one but tell me post number and ill take a look, sorry biggrin.gif

we are also coming from the droid X and boy do i hate it, its slow as christmas, anyways whats a good retail to sell a used droid X for? a co-worker wants to buy mine,

what are some of the features you found out about the galaxy that you werent expecting? i wanna know all its secrets, ive read a couple things about it but im sure theres things that ive missed that maybe youve caught onto. let me know why you love your galaxy!

i dont think we have gotten our tracking number yet, we were told that they would ship out on the 19th tho? they are shipping out faster than that?
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I must admit, when I went to an AT&T store to observe the Galaxy S III & the One X in person, the screen on the One X looked far better from my point of view.

For the most part, the HTC screen does look a lot better. You can mainly tell in photos the two screens are lightyears apart. I think the GSIII is overall very good, but the HTC One X screen is great.
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