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Or should I travel to the android threads to remind you guys constantly that android sucks IMO?

Good luck finding a reason.
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Good luck finding a reason.

A reason to what? Complain about android? I have a million.

Unstable operating system, lack of quality apps, and or apps not being optimized for each device, the quality build on even the top tier phones are plasticky feeling, had to do a lot of hard resets even on the galaxy s2 I had for awhile wich was the flag ship for a long time.

But as you can see my biggest complaint is optimization. Google has yet to make their OS as solid as iOS. I could pick apart android the exact way apple haters pick part apple devices.

Apple has a more quality appeal, while android seems to have powerfull devices, that matters for not if its not optimized. I could point you in the direction of tons of videos showing the ipad mini outperforming the nexus, on lesser cores.
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post #43 of 55
its overly priced still..
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its overly priced still..

for 130 bucks you get much better cameras, better build quality, better battery, optimized 3rd party apps and a fashion icon tongue.gif

Not that expensive.. xD
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Unstable operating system

Your only valid complaint.
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fashion icon

hmmsmiley02.gif Are you kidding me?
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I do miss my android phone , but I do love my jail broken iPhone 5 .

Anyways, I was going to buy my 3 yr old am iPad mini but it is way overpriced . Got him a nexus 7 instead.
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post #47 of 55
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Your only valid complaint.
hmmsmiley02.gif Are you kidding me?

Heck no! But I think I've used the wrong word (fashion). Here:

Aunt A/Co-worker A: *pulls out iPad Mini*
Aunt B/Co-worker B: "Is that an iPad (sees carved logo)? That's pretty cool!"

Aunt A/Co-worker A: *pulls out similarly sized Android device*
Aunt B/Co-worker B: "Is that an iPad?"
Aunt A/Co-worker A: "No. It's a ***********."
Aunt B/Co-worker B: "Oh.. that's.. pretty nice."

Spending the extra $ XX.XX cash is not much to stroke your ego/perceived hip-ness.

xD

You can nitpick all you want be we all know that happens "better" with a carved Apple on the back.
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Some people on OCN need to stop hating on Apple. I hate Apple's computer line, they disgust me. But their iDevices are purely brilliant. Granted, not much innovation anymore, but they're just brilliant. Very responsive and JB-ing them opens up a new world of possibilities. Hate on their computers, not their iDevices.

Congrats OP! I was deciding between a Mini or a iPod Touch 5G, but i chosen the iPod in the end because of portability reasons.
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post #49 of 55
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Some people on OCN need to stop hating on Apple. I hate Apple's computer line, they disgust me. But their iDevices are purely brilliant. Granted, not much innovation anymore, but they're just brilliant. Very responsive and JB-ing them opens up a new world of possibilities. Hate on their computers, not their iDevices.

Congrats OP! I was deciding between a Mini or a iPod Touch 5G, but i chosen the iPod in the end because of portability reasons.

This!

So true man. People hate on apple computers with reason. However that hate seems to carry over to their iDevices for no reason. iPhone and iPads are just flawless. When it comes to reliability and pure elegance nothing compares. Android is cool, but nothing has been more reliable or felt more sturdy then my iPhone and iPad.
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post #50 of 55
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Some people on OCN need to stop hating on Apple. I hate Apple's computer line, they disgust me. But their iDevices are purely brilliant. Granted, not much innovation anymore, but they're just brilliant. Very responsive and JB-ing them opens up a new world of possibilities. Hate on their computers, not their iDevices.

Congrats OP! I was deciding between a Mini or a iPod Touch 5G, but i chosen the iPod in the end because of portability reasons.

So true man, I keep trying to put forward this point across but no one seems to get it! Rep+ biggrin.gif
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