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Since everyone is quoting this guy... Warning: Spoiler! (Click to show)
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post #72 of 132
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Originally Posted by adamkatt View Post

Spec to spec this statement is right.. instead of worrying about making a "low end" phone make a premium phone and keep the iPhone 5-6-7-8 as the standard phone and make the s models(5s-6s-7s) bigger or more feature packed.

I like that idea, put that amazing GPU in Iphone 5 to use on a 4.7"+ 1080p screen and name it the IPhone 5X, now that's an Iphone I can talk myself into buying.
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post #73 of 132
Steve Jobs is rolling over in his grave. This move goes against much of the image that Apple has created.
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Originally Posted by RX7-2nr View Post

Steve Jobs is rolling over in his grave. This move goes against much of the image that Apple has created.

Good thing it's not a "move" then tongue.gif Only a rumour, but I do agree. A "low-end" iPhone goes against the purpose of Apple.
    
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post #75 of 132
A low-end iphone.
And we shell call it the "second-hand-iphone-4/3/2".

So they just basically want people to buy a "low-end" iphone instead of buying a second hand iphone, and by that they will make the second hand market go to the toilet faster than the speed of light.
I will cheer for that.
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post #76 of 132
I'm sure it will sell well, but for me, the phone to have is that HTC One. That thing is very impressive looking. thumb.gif
post #77 of 132
What about S3 mini and S3S (S4)?
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post #78 of 132
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Have you owned one? I have, and I had so many issue with the two I had, first one had the yellow tinted screen issue and was returned immediately. Not to mention the four friends I have that also have them and have the same issues. Which include, but are not limited to: battery life being terrible (if it was rocking LTE I would understand,. but hspa+ causing that kind of drain... unacceptable), camera issues, proximity sensor issues where the phone starts blinking during calls and needs to be restarted to remedy the situation, and overheating (which I never experienced on any of my phones and I had the thunderbolt and droid charge at one point).

Oh and I guess quality means the all glass build, yeah that is quality when LG does it for a Nexus product, but when Apple did it for the iPhone 4/4s it was stupid and an obvious flaw. (Not saying you said this, but this is a general statement that has been made on OCN repeatedly over the years)

Yes i do. My friend also bought one. Glass Build makes the phones looks more expensive. I liked my iPhone 4 a lot more then my iPhone 3G.

In Nexus 4. The LCD problem fixes over time. Generally you have to calibrate the screen or install a custom ROM that fixes the colors. Once it calibrated it one the most beautiful screen i have seen. I have not had anything more then a iPhone 4 but Nexus 4 battery is amazing compare to so many other android phones i have had. Heavy use i have about 40% battery left. All these other problems u experiencing i have never had.
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What about S3 mini and S3S (S4)?

for those that want a smaller screen. Not an inferior phone
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for those that want a smaller screen. Not an inferior phone

The S3 Mini is inferior to the S3, just like this rumored iPhone will be to the regular iPhone.
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