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I love my Nexus 7. Just got it last week and although we paid extra for the 16gb version I dont really mind. Rooted and flashed within the first day. Cannot wait for 4.2 to be customized for Paranoid Android. W/ PA and a custom Kernel I got 19 hours out of the battery with the screen on 68% of the time. Ill pass on the Nexus 10 (because I love the 7 inch form factor) then Nexus 4 would be intriguing if it worked on Verizon and had LTE. Looks like Ill have to go SGS4 if I want the best next year because I will want something to replace my Razr Maxx but I can hang on since I have Jelly Bean on it anyways and it is wonderful.
post #52 of 254
I really was excited about the Nexus 4. I had hoped to look and play with it when I go phone shopping in a couple of weeks. I like to keep my phones for at least 2 years so this not having LTE is kind of a bummer for me.

I am not too sure how that will work. HSPA+ actually does pretty well in my area though. I have done a speed test as we were going down the road and at my home, both times i averaged in the 5m down and 7m up range. Yes, a faster up than down.

Still in a couple of years, what is it going to be like? LTE will most assuredly be here by then and do I want to feel like I "HAVE" to upgrade to have descent speeds on my mobile device?

We will just have to see....
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The Nexus line was never/isn't a "flagship" phone. It is a developer phone. The Galaxy SIII, HTC One X, Moto Droid Razr are flagship phones.

Maybe this will help explain things: http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Android_Dev_Phone

Google is in the process of turning the Nexus line into a high-end flagship, but it isnt yet. These devices are not meant to have the best of the best specs, but to work flawlessly with Google's current Android version.
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lol, hypocrites everywhere. On paper the Nexus 4 is an iPhone, Nexus 7 is an iPad mini and the Nexus 10 is an iPad.

With the exception of 3 people, just about everyone is praising them for this.
    
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Nexus 4 looks really nice but No LTE?? NO VERIZON?? Why???

I dont like verizon since theres no Unlimited data but now I cant switch my phone to the Nexus 4 even.

Nexus 10 > Nexus 7 because of the better hardware and one other thing I liked that I cant quite remember...But I understand some users dont like 10" and that is perfectly fine.
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lol, hypocrites everywhere. On paper the Nexus 4 is an iPhone, Nexus 7 is an iPad mini and the Nexus 10 is an iPad.
With the exception of 3 people, just about everyone is praising them for this.

LOL
typical apple user post
first post: everyone copies apple
someone asks how
second post: cuz theyre all rectangular
our overlord apple invented rectangles.
 
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LOL
typical apple user post
first post: everyone copies apple
someone asks how
second post: cuz theyre all rectangular
our overlord apple invented rectangles.

Where did I say they are copying? And I wasn't going to say because they are all rectangular.
    
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Hmm, that 16GB Nexus 10 is looking very delicious. I barely even use my iPad 2 as it is so I don't know if I should invest in it or not. But DAMN is it sexy!
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GS3 is still better!
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