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I don't doubt this for a second. I already had to RMA one Lumia 920 because nothing would open. Every single thing I clicked on would just take me straight to the start screen. This new one is functional but it seems to have a TON of little bugs. Every time I try to open play a song it starts the voice recognition up and if I move the phone too quickly, it will just skip to the next song like I hit "Next". Also, I have to turn the volume up and down 3 times before it stays where I want it. I get to work, turn the volume down to 0. Walk in the office and my volume is back at 15 or 16. It does this EVERY time.

I had a Samsung Focus Windows 7 phone before this and absolutely loved it. I'm not liking this one so far at all. Really hoping for an update to fix all this.

I have to confess. As much as I love my 920, and the camera especially, I am in serious thought about swapping it out for one of the new Android phones hitting the market. Especially the HTC One...

My problem is, other than not having all the apps I REALLY would like to have, my phone has these bugs too.
When talking on the phone, if you continue to speak for more than 10 seconds or so strait, you start to fade out and the other person can't hear you. MY wife's phone still has a mic problem that makes her sound like she is talking through a can and a string. Speaker phone works fine, just when it isn't on speaker.

We will see what happens with the next update. If it doesn't fix this stuff, I have to say, I will likely sell our phones and go back to what we had prior.
Sad really, there are some things I really like about this phone...

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post #312 of 1743
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I have to confess. As much as I love my 920, and the camera especially, I am in serious thought about swapping it out for one of the new Android phones hitting the market. Especially the HTC One...

My problem is, other than not having all the apps I REALLY would like to have, my phone has these bugs too.
When talking on the phone, if you continue to speak for more than 10 seconds or so strait, you start to fade out and the other person can't hear you. MY wife's phone still has a mic problem that makes her sound like she is talking through a can and a string. Speaker phone works fine, just when it isn't on speaker.

We will see what happens with the next update. If it doesn't fix this stuff, I have to say, I will likely sell our phones and go back to what we had prior.
Sad really, there are some things I really like about this phone...

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I hear a lot of little things like that from everyone. I don't personally have any of those speaker issues (actually most people say my call clarity is much improved) but it doesn't seem to me like these phones were ready to be released. I am not a big App guy so I don't mind the lack of support from developers but these constant bugs are really frustrating.
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I don't think any of the things you guys have mentioned are bugs, as my phone doesn't do them.

It seems like everyone who does have problems keeps getting them, regardless of how many times they RMA. Are you guys who've done 4 RMA's sure you aren't just getting the same phone back, with a reformat? lol
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Wow that sounds terrible. I hope fututre phnes manufaturer will know to make a functional phone first. Have you guys seen the new grey lumina now on sale? Ngggg it looks fine.
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I don't think any of the things you guys have mentioned are bugs, as my phone doesn't do them.

It seems like everyone who does have problems keeps getting them, regardless of how many times they RMA. Are you guys who've done 4 RMA's sure you aren't just getting the same phone back, with a reformat? lol

I'm the guy with 3 RMAs and am going to be on my 4th phone on Monday. I really hope you weren't insinuating that this must be a user issue. I take care of my things extremely well. Some people might even call me OCD. If you have ever bought anything from me through this forum you would see how new I manage to keep my things. The crazy thing is I am not really even an app guy so the chances of this being a software issue is even less than most people.
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Wow that sounds terrible. I hope fututre phnes manufaturer will know to make a functional phone first. Have you guys seen the new grey lumina now on sale? Ngggg it looks fine. Warning: Spoiler! (Click to show)

I like the grey. smile.gif
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I don't think any of the things you guys have mentioned are bugs, as my phone doesn't do them.

It seems like everyone who does have problems keeps getting them, regardless of how many times they RMA. Are you guys who've done 4 RMA's sure you aren't just getting the same phone back, with a reformat? lol

I'm the guy with 3 RMAs and am going to be on my 4th phone on Monday. I really hope you weren't insinuating that this must be a user issue. I take care of my things extremely well. Some people might even call me OCD. If you have ever bought anything from me through this forum you would see how new I manage to keep my things. The crazy thing is I am not really even an app guy so the chances of this being a software issue is even less than most people.
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Wow that sounds terrible. I hope fututre phnes manufaturer will know to make a functional phone first. Have you guys seen the new grey lumina now on sale? Ngggg it looks fine. Warning: Spoiler! (Click to show)

I like the grey. smile.gif

He wasn't insinuating anything about you. If you go back and read what he said, you'll see that he was wondering if you were just receiving the same defective phone when you RMA'd it.
post #317 of 1743
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I don't think any of the things you guys have mentioned are bugs, as my phone doesn't do them.

It seems like everyone who does have problems keeps getting them, regardless of how many times they RMA. Are you guys who've done 4 RMA's sure you aren't just getting the same phone back, with a reformat? lol

The set of problems that I've had from phone to phone is completely different. Plus, when I've RMAed them, they send you the new phone and you send back the broken one in the same box thumb.gif
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He wasn't insinuating anything about you. If you go back and read what he said, you'll see that he was wondering if you were just receiving the same defective phone when you RMA'd it.

I read what he said and the "lol" after the statement, to me meant he was being facetious. Its not a big deal, I just want people to realize that the Nokia Lumia itself has issues.
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I read what he said and the "lol" after the statement, to me meant he was being facetious. Its not a big deal, I just want people to realize that the Nokia Lumia itself has issues.

It most definitely does.
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It most definitely does.

This. Can't use it as an alarm, because it will 'black out' and I have to hold Volume Down and Power for a bit to get it back on. Call quality issues too, where I sound like I'm underwater. I wanted to try something new, but not iOS. I should have stuck with Android.
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