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Poll Results: how many nexus 4 did you buy? did you get a email saying shipped or delayed?

This is a multiple choice poll
  • 6% of voters (4)
    bought 1
  • 1% of voters (1)
    bought 2
  • 0% of voters (0)
    bought 3
  • 0% of voters (0)
    bought 4
  • 0% of voters (0)
    bought 5
  • 0% of voters (0)
    bought 6
  • 0% of voters (0)
    bought 7
  • 0% of voters (0)
    bought 8
  • 0% of voters (0)
    bought 9
  • 13% of voters (8)
    bought 10
  • 0% of voters (0)
    got email saying it was shipped! (yeah)
  • 5% of voters (3)
    got email saying it was delayed (boo)
  • 36% of voters (22)
    didnt get one it was sold out or error on order
  • 41% of voters (25)
    didn't get one cause i don't want it
60 Total Votes  
post #11 of 23
I was thinking of getting one, but I already have a samsung galaxy nexus so I am finding a hard time to justify the upgrade as the differences seem quite minimal.

Might just hold out for the S4 and just try and remove the touchwiz garbage.
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post #12 of 23
Quote:
Originally Posted by darkstar585 View Post

I was thinking of getting one, but I already have a samsung galaxy nexus so I am finding a hard time to justify the upgrade as the differences seem quite minimal.
Might just hold out for the S4 and just try and remove the touchwiz garbage.
thats like saying the difference between core 2 duo and i7 is minimal
 
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post #13 of 23
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Originally Posted by Mad Pistol View Post

Guess that means Google just failed epically.
Fixed.
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post #14 of 23
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Originally Posted by alick View Post

I think the only ones that are being emo about it are the one that are buying it just to sell and make a profit from it like this guy
http://www.ebay.com/itm/Nexus-4-8GB-Black-Unlocked-Smartphone-SOLD-OUT-Brand-NEW-Free-shipping-/200847439804
OR the ones the sold their phones and have no phone now.

Buy a phone then sell it for 3 times what you paid? Sounds smart to me, wish id of known about this nexus 4 id of bought a couple to sell.
post #15 of 23
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Originally Posted by AznDud333 View Post

thats like saying the difference between core 2 duo and i7 is minimal

How is that even remotely the same? The desktop environment is completely different from mobile environment.

I have yet to find an app to this day that struggles on my galaxy nexus, when the day comes when I do find apps i want to use that struggle, I will upgrade.

Will I notice any difference in my current apps if I did upgrade today? No...
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post #16 of 23
This sucks. I really want this phone NOW.
   
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post #17 of 23
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Originally Posted by darkstar585 View Post

How is that even remotely the same? The desktop environment is completely different from mobile environment.
I have yet to find an app to this day that struggles on my galaxy nexus, when the day comes when I do find apps i want to use that struggle, I will upgrade.
Will I notice any difference in my current apps if I did upgrade today? No...

Same situation here. I do not have any reason to upgrade from the Galaxy Nexus to the Nexus 4. All my applications and usage will not improve in any meaningful way., and I can easily overclock the phone a bit if performance concerns ever actually popped up. wink.gif
    
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post #18 of 23
What's with all these hypes about Nexus 4? Are they like holy jesus MUST-HAVE cellphone of this year or something?
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post #19 of 23
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What's with all these hypes about Nexus 4? Are they like holy jesus MUST-HAVE cellphone of this year or something?

In a nutshell, yes. Nexus devices have always piqued the attention of developers and Android purists, who want a no-frills vanilla Google experience without OEM bloat. Google usually underestimates the demand for it, thus this unfortunate backorder hiatus.
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In a nutshell, yes. Nexus devices have always piqued the attention of developers and Android purists, who want a no-frills vanilla Google experience without OEM bloat. Google usually underestimates the demand for it, thus this unfortunate backorder hiatus.
I see.

Well, people just need to chill out. Everyone will eventually get their phones, plus it's not like you get a real-life achievement for being world's first Nexus 4 user anyway.
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