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Poll Results: S3 vs iPhone 5

 
  • 73% (125)
    Samsung Galaxy S3
  • 26% (45)
    Apple iPhone 5
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post #31 of 106
GS3 has my vote.
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A lot of people here would say Android because they don't like Apple for some reason, and I can respect that. But when deciding on a device, its all about personal prefer and hands on and see which one you like more.

I don't recommend getting any phone after a couple weeks cause there might be some bad batch. I rather wait till the store have a LIVE demo (Actually phone, so you can test it) and see which one I like more.

Since I'm more like a simple guy, I went with Apple because everything is simple and easy to use. But if you want to customize your phone and stuff then the Galaxy S3. But its all about personal preference.
post #33 of 106
S3. The company I work for is currently changing service providers from AT&T to Sprint (i know) and my boss asked me this morning which phone I wanted: the iPhone 5 or the S3. I currently own an AT&T Blue Pebble S3 and love the thing. Even free I won't be getting the iPhone 5. Apple is always playing catch up and S3 wins in my book.
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To the people saying the iphone is fragile. I dropped my Iphone 4 at least 3 times. Once it even slid on the street face down. Didn't have a mark on it except a slight scuff on the metal band.
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As of right now, I think I'm going to go with the S3. Although both phones are great, I feel like I just mainly want a change because like I've said, I've had the iPhone since the first generation. The S3 just looks like it fits what I want more and the one main complaint I have can be easily remedied by just convincing my friends to download a separate app. Granted, they will probably never let me hear the end of it since I switched to Android but I feel like the iPhone was a very revolutionary phone but it has hit a plateau and is now being overshadowed by Android on the software side. Saying this, do you guys think the S3 will go down in price after the iPhone 5 releases? Should I wait an extra week to get it? Thanks again for everyone's help. Great job OCN thumb.gif
     
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post #36 of 106
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Originally Posted by aadk View Post

As of right now, I think I'm going to go with the S3. Although both phones are great, I feel like I just mainly want a change because like I've said, I've had the iPhone since the first generation. The S3 just looks like it fits what I want more and the one main complaint I have can be easily remedied by just convincing my friends to download a separate app. Granted, they will probably never let me hear the end of it since I switched to Android but I feel like the iPhone was a very revolutionary phone but it has hit a plateau and is now being overshadowed by Android on the software side. Saying this, do you guys think the S3 will go down in price after the iPhone 5 releases? Should I wait an extra week to get it? Thanks again for everyone's help. Great job OCN thumb.gif

IT probably will go down in price after the iPhone 5 release.

Pop in here when you get the phone:

http://www.overclock.net/forum/newestpost/1279594

We can help you get up and running biggrin.gif
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post #37 of 106
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Originally Posted by SinX7 View Post

A lot of people here would say Android because they don't like Apple for some reason, and I can respect that. But when deciding on a device, its all about personal prefer and hands on and see which one you like more.
At this point, I think most tech enthusiastic believe that Apple has a bad name nowadays; at least, in the phone department.
- Patent Trolling
- Limitations of the iPhone and overpriced ($29.99 for a pin adapter? what?)
- "Think Differently?" ... all of the phones look the same.
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Quote:
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IT probably will go down in price after the iPhone 5 release.
Pop in here when you get the phone:
http://www.overclock.net/forum/newestpost/1279594
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I'll wait until the 21st to get it then and I'll definitely join that when I get it since I have no idea what rooting is or ROMs or anything haha. I get so lost when I google stuff about Android but I'm sure I'll get the hang of it. That microSD slot and playback of FLAC was just too hard to pass up since I mainly use my phone as my iPod most of the time and I'm tired of having no space haha
     
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I'll wait until the 21st to get it then and I'll definitely join that when I get it since I have no idea what rooting is or ROMs or anything haha. I get so lost when I google stuff about Android but I'm sure I'll get the hang of it. That microSD slot and playback of FLAC was just too hard to pass up since I mainly use my phone as my iPod most of the time and I'm tired of having no space haha

Micro SD HC is so cheap these days too! I got a 32GB card for around £20
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I have an iphone 4 but would dump the thing in a second for an s2. thus, I would pcik an s3 over an iphone 5 anyday. The android ecosystem is more open and ready to go, screens are bigger, options wider.
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