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Smoothest phone user interface: WP vs IOS?

Poll Results: Does Windows Phone or iOS have a smoother user interface?

 
  • 68% (13)
    Windows Phone
  • 31% (6)
    iOS
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post #1 of 11
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To me, the WP seems to have smoother transition animations and scrolling, they don't stutter whatsoever and make better use of lesser hardware. Please vote and express your opinions.
    
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Between the two id give the nod to ios, how come no android on there though?
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post #3 of 11
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Quote:
Originally Posted by Blindsay View Post

Between the two id give the nod to ios, how come no android on there though?

I can get a Jellybean Nexus to stutter consistently, as I can with my AOSP Jellybean S3. I LOVE Android for it's features, not for it's fludity, which quite frankly has never impressed me. The homescreen scrolling shows microlags about every 1 out of 7 scrolls. As well third party app scrolling lag leaves a lot to be desired as well.

Mind you, my 4s stutters consistently when coming out of long standby and scrolling left to spotlight, as well during same conditions when pulling down notification bar.

I'm simply looking to get a new phone, and since I already have the S3 I want to try something new, with a fluid interface. I literally only care about smoothness, even if battery life is crap, even if I have to give money to crapple, even if signal is meh. I just don't enjoy touchscreen devices that stutter. Clinical OCD =)
Edited by Scorpion667 - 10/25/12 at 11:08am
    
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post #4 of 11
ive got the iphone 5 and finally a phone that can keep up with me no matter what i do everything is almost instant and smooth maybe its just me im coming up from an Iphone 3g lol
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post #5 of 11
I've played with a couple WM 7.5 phones there relatively smooth the lower end does hiccup now and then, this is just based on the interface though I haven't played with them enough to get into app's and such essentially I was just showing customers the basics to use there phone.
post #6 of 11
To me, Windows Phone 7 feels smoother/more fluid than iOS. The scarcity of apps make it practically useless, though, unless you're just after basic functions. I can live with Android's stutters given the additional functionality and flexibility. Bought my dad a Galaxy Nexus (running Jelly Bean) and I've found it to be pretty smooth. Granted, I haven't really put it through its paces.
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post #7 of 11
Nothing beats a Windows Phone device when it comes to fluidity. When reviewed, it's a primary feature the stands out above the competition. Even when it rocked a single core CPU while everyone else was rocking dual core or better.

Edit: Even though I came across as a know it all, it's just my opinion. X3
Edited by Miki - 10/26/12 at 4:27pm
post #8 of 11
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Appreciate all the opinions, +1's all around.
I might give the Lumia 920 a shot once it hits local stores.
    
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Quote:
Originally Posted by battosaii View Post

ive got the iphone 5 and finally a phone that can keep up with me no matter what i do everything is almost instant and smooth maybe its just me im coming up from an Iphone 3g lol

Believe it or not I was able to make an iPhone 5 stutter at a store. I was actually surprised.
    
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post #10 of 11
For some reason every iPhone, iPod touch and iPad stutters when you scroll over to spotlight. No idea why. Tis' weird. I'd vote but I've not had a thorough go of WP.
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Believe it or not I was able to make an iPhone 5 stutter at a store. I was actually surprised.
Doing what o.O
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