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post #11 of 44
I actually like that blue one. Wifey just ordered the iPhone 5, despite my Apple grudge. She already knows my next phone will be this one, provided it's not a total flop. I'm hoping it's at least as good as Droids.
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post #12 of 44
Looks like a nice phone. Another great option, I only wonder how good the screen quality is compared to others. The only HTC I've owned--the evo 4--had a display that seemed faded compared to my Samsung Focus, and the iPhone. I'll definitely check this out though before I buy my next phone. Right now it's between the S3, Lumia 920, and this.
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post #13 of 44
Looks like a killer phone, but this still applies

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post #14 of 44
These are some great additions to the WP8 lineup. I think these will be towards the lower end of the scale but the 8X will probably sell in high numbers due the beats audio gimmick. This does add to the choices so I won't complain. I think there may be a few others that have yet to come out as well but my choices go something like Lumia 920 > Samsung ATIV S> HTC 8X > Lumia 820 or HTC 8S for now.


Edit as I forgot my train of thought.

As a side question I didn't think any Windows Phones were allowed to come with branded software so would that make all of them Signature devices? Not sure on that though.
Edited by Kylepdalton - 9/19/12 at 1:05pm
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post #15 of 44
This is really... dull.

This phone really has nothing on the 920, and I REALLY hope the 920 will come on Big Red. If it does not, i'm stuck with this then.

No microsd,,smaller storage, only a 1800 mah battery compared to the 200 on the 920, no PuremotionHD+ Display, no wireless charging. I am comparing the 8X with the 920.

I'll see which has the better camera.
Edited by Droidisthebest - 9/19/12 at 1:26pm
post #16 of 44
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Originally Posted by Droidisthebest View Post

This is really... dull.
This phone really has nothing on the 920, and I REALLY hope the 920 will come on Big Red. If it does not, i'm stuck with this then.
No microsd,,smaller storage, only a 1800 mah battery compared to the 200 on the 920, no PuremotionHD+ Display, no wireless charging. I am comparing the 8X with the 920.
I'll see which has the better camera.

I've heard rumors the Samsung Ativ S may come to Verizon. No idea though as it has been the least talked about phone. Spec wise it is just as good or better than the Lumia 920 and is pretty sleek looking. Check it out here. I've still got my unlimited data plan from AT&T and they will have to pry it from my cold dead hands before I get rid of it so no network switching until Sprint has better coverage and phones.
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post #17 of 44
Cool, but they can't use s in the name, Apple owns that.
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post #18 of 44
Haha...If you check the website eventually an image scrolls across and zooms into the corner of the phone and has a caption saying rounded corners.

Edit: Ok earlier today it said rounded corners....now it says rounded edges...either way still funny.
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post #19 of 44
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Cool, but they can't use s in the name, Apple owns that.

This is a lower case "s" so its all good. lol wink.gif

OT: I dont know which phone I should get.

EDIT: Apple won me over again.
     
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post #20 of 44
I think it's a nice looking phone. I think the X is a good deal for $199. Though I am still leaning heavily towards the Nokia 920.
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