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I've been an avid iPhone user for 5 yrs strong, and I've repaired between 300 and 400 iPhones in the last 3 years, and jailbroken probably 100 iDevices. that being said, Apple died with Steve Jobs in my mind and I'm bored with them. Originally I was holding out for a Note 2, but after the wait got a lot longer, and finding out that it'll cost $300 with a 2 yr commitment rather than the $200 I was expecting, I decided to eff it and get the S3. Now I just gotta figure out Android and how to root it...
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it will be the best choice in your life!
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I got the phone, and might I say that it is AMAZING!!!
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I got the phone, and might I say that it is AMAZING!!!

Definitively a great choice love my S3. Id say play with it stock find the things that you like and dont then root and start looking at roms and mods.
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Definitively a great choice love my S3. Id say play with it stock find the things that you like and dont then root and start looking at roms and mods.

That's what I'm thinking. Plus right now BlackJelly is the only 4.1.1 ROM with functional 4G LTE.
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That's what I'm thinking. Plus right now BlackJelly is the only 4.1.1 ROM with functional 4G LTE.

ahh yea i'm running a tmobile S3, and everything is working great
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You will be entering a new world my friend biggrin.gif
    
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With Jellybean being so close, I would just root it, install titantium backup and remove bloatware. It's pretty damn good as-is with the stock rom

edit: if you haven't found it already... http://forum.xda-developers.com/forumdisplay.php?f=1705
Edited by MRHANDS - 10/26/12 at 10:41pm
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I've been an avid iPhone user for 5 yrs strong, and I've repaired between 300 and 400 iPhones in the last 3 years, and jailbroken probably 100 iDevices. that being said, Apple died with Steve Jobs in my mind and I'm bored with them. Originally I was holding out for a Note 2, but after the wait got a lot longer, and finding out that it'll cost $300 with a 2 yr commitment rather than the $200 I was expecting, I decided to eff it and get the S3. Now I just gotta figure out Android and how to root it...

This reflects my state with iPhone as well been on board since 2007 with the original intro of iPhone, then after death of Steve Apple has degraded and became boring (iOS division) hence my switch to Android, was waiting for the One X+ with hopes that it will support AWS spectrum (Same like T-Mobile) unfortunately it didn't so went ahead and bought the second best thing One S, love this phone to death, nothing beats Sense UI, wish the screen was bit bigger and SD support but still amazing phone
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Here is a good site to check out. http://galaxys3root.com/
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