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Samsung deserves this. Samsung is the true innovators on the mobile phone market, not Apple. It seems that people are starting to realize this too.
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post #12 of 119
I just got a SGS II since they just released on prepaid carriers (straight talk and boost) a few months ago. Bet thats helping profit margins as well.
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I think it's from us OCNers buying up all those magic memory sticks lol. biggrin.gif
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With that logic, then those with a GS2 shouldn't upgrade to the GS3 because "it's another of the same phone"?
My brother has a GS3, and myself an iPhone 5, neither of us would trade what we have for the other. It's simple preference of device. I don't really see what is so darned polarizing about it. Different people like different things, lets just move on...
As for Samsung, congrats. The GS3, while as I previously said, is not to my preference, is an excellent device and they're reaping the rewards of putting a quality product into the market. Kudos smile.gif
The thing with Apple is their outright disrespect towards the customers, between the patent trolling and stunts like the 4s where 95% of the changes could have been done in a software update for the 4. Also, there's significantly less difference between the Iphone 3 and the Iphone 5 then there is between the GSII and the GSIII...
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Great news! Glad Samsung is doing well in the Mobile market. I would love a SG3 but I'm going to get the Droid Razr Maxx HD! After my Thunderbot, I want battery more then anything, lol.
Maybe this will teach Apple to behave, and that the same phone 5 times over isn't tricking people any more.
One of the least enjoyable tasks I've had this year was burning down my DRMaxx HD's battery to zero the day I got it. Spent 4 hours on Hulu using 4G, and then it took another 9 playing Game Dev Story, and it had come out of the box at 70% charge. So bored after the 5th hour of GDS, but I powered through! Love the phone though. A battery trickle of 1-2% per hour is so nice.
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did anyone actually expect apple to post better sales when all they're doing is sue others for "copying" rectangles while others are actually innovating?
 
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did anyone actually expect apple to post better sales when all they're doing is sue others for "copying" rectangles while others are actually innovating?

Right, that's all they do Im sure lachen.gif
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Right, that's all they do Im sure lachen.gif

What's so funny?
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Whoever put this title "Samsung posts record profits as Galaxy sales crush Apple" on an article containing "Samsung's profit margin for the quarter sits at 12.6 per cent - less than Apple's 25 per cent" this is a complete idiot who's awful journalism can only garner page views by posting some stupid title to attract people who can't think for themselves.

I don't care about Samsung vs Apple, I'm glad that there's healthy competition in the industry, but it irritates me to no end that every damn post I read about Apple is some sort of wannabe shock journalism. Here: Samsung outsells Apple 2:1, Apple makes 2:1 profit over Samsung. Is this crushing?
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Whoever put this title "Samsung posts record profits as Galaxy sales crush Apple" on an article containing "Samsung's profit margin for the quarter sits at 12.6 per cent - less than Apple's 25 per cent" this is a complete idiot who's awful journalism can only garner page views by posting some stupid title to attract people who can't think for themselves.

I don't care about Samsung vs Apple, I'm glad that there's healthy competition in the industry, but it irritates me to no end that every damn post I read about Apple is some sort of wannabe shock journalism. Here: Samsung outsells Apple 2:1, Apple makes 2:1 profit over Samsung. Is this crushing?

Wat? The title doesn't imply one bit that their PROFIT MARGIN is crushing Apple's. GALAXY sales are crushing Apple.
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I bought the Galaxy S3 just out spite for iPhone. I was deciding between the two for me and my wife. After I followed the Apple vs. Samsung case which clearly showed bias for Apple I went and I bought my wife a Razor MAXX and GS3 for myself.
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