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post #11 of 21
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Honestly, the Gnex is not much different than the T-mo SGS2/ATT Skyrocket. The SGS2 can be had for around 300$ new.
No thanks. Nexus devices are cleaner and smoother in terms of having a longer lifetime because it is a nexus device by the community and google themselves.
post #12 of 21
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Tom1121 was kind enough to provide me with this link:

http://mobile.dailysteals.com/

The Galaxy Nexus is on Daily steals for $319. The only problem for me is they don't ship to Canada, so it looks like I'll be waiting for a while for the price drop. I don't move for another few moths anyways, but I want to get used to the phone too. mad.gif
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90% of the users that have a GNexus have a screen burn in because it's a common issue with amoled displays. The screen on the SGS3 is improved and you have less chances of getting a burn in but the Skyrocket/S2/GNexus suffer from burn in.The only thing preventing me from getting a GNexus is the screen because I know that it will get burn in after some time.
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Should I hold out for the LG Nexus 4? It will obviously be worth more, but is it worth the difference?
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Should I hold out for the LG Nexus 4? It will obviously be worth more, but is it worth the difference?

I'm holding out for the LG Nexus 4 because I'm sick and tired of not getting updates. Moto killed the ICS update for the Atrix so I'm done with Moto and every other company. I will only purchase Nexus phones from now on.
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Im using now a LG P700, and its kinda cool phone smile.gif has ips lcd, and other usual now in phones stuff biggrin.gif
post #17 of 21
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Should I hold out for the LG Nexus 4? It will obviously be worth more, but is it worth the difference?

What exactly do you do with your phone? If you are like me and read the news, surf the net, watch a couple videos, Netflix occasionally and text/email I would think the Galaxy Nexus would be fine. Mine just got updated to 4.1.2 this morning and it is as speedy as ever. Just wait for the price drop that will accompany the LG phone and decide then. If the LG isn't a lot more I would get it instead because it is newer.
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post #18 of 21
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What exactly do you do with your phone? If you are like me and read the news, surf the net, watch a couple videos, Netflix occasionally and text/email I would think the Galaxy Nexus would be fine. Mine just got updated to 4.1.2 this morning and it is as speedy as ever. Just wait for the price drop that will accompany the LG phone and decide then. If the LG isn't a lot more I would get it instead because it is newer.
People just want the most out of their money, a quad core is better for long-term. I agree with you that it isn't necessary but depending on how Google/LG will price the Nexus, it might be more worth putting that bit more money into the device.
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The Galaxy Nexus is phenomenal. Go for it
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People just want the most out of their money, a quad core is better for long-term. I agree with you that it isn't necessary but depending on how Google/LG will price the Nexus, it might be more worth putting that bit more money into the device.

I agree completely. If the LG is ~$100 over what the Galaxy Nexus is then by all means you should get that one. If the Galaxy Nexus is $200 and the LG is $400 then I think that would make a bit more difference. Also depends on how long you want the phone to last for.
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