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Form submitted. Didn't even see this one existed. biggrin.gif

Upgraded from the Nexus 4 and I love this phone.

With the customization of Gravity Box via Xposed there wasn't much reason for me to run a custom ROM. It basically has all the customization I need.
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That was a big concern for me because my Droid 2 and Droid X would barely make it 6hrs on battery where as my i4 can go days(obviously not while using it heavily). Color and sound is irrelevant as I may just use it to take a few pics and watch youtube. Surf OCN while at work :-D. Any word on Mac compatibility, as that's what she uses for work?

Yah, no definitely you can get a days worth of usage with moderate usage. As for Mac compatibility I can't comment completely since I've never used both in conjunction. I know you should be able to use it just as a folder and do drag/drop style, there's also AFT (Android File Transfer) that may be required but it's lightweight and acts in the same way. Obviously different appstores too so that's a concern for whatever apps she may have bought too.
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nexus 5 battery life is very good. i dont think you will be disappointed
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nexus 5 battery life is very good. i dont think you will be disappointed

even with everything stock it is pretty good, gets even better when you use it with custom kernels like ElementalX.
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I've been using the Spigen Glas.TR Nano (here) and it has been the best screen protector I've used. I tried and used a few others beforehand but this retains the glass feel (obviously) and is actually even easier to apply.
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Anyone have recommendations for a good protective case?

If you like to protect your phone without a bulky case and be able to see the natural rear end of the phone then I recommend this case.

If you don't like it Diztronic makes some nice TPU cases as well. In the pas I've accidentally dropped phones with a TPU case and it protected them just fine.
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I ordered mine today, switched to T-Mobile and am now waiting.

Goodbye iPhone 4S and Verizon!

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Which case should I get? Any recomendations?

I used a Ringke Fusion case in my old Nexus 4, should I get the same one for the 5? Any other options?
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Which case should I get? Any recomendations?

I used a Ringke Fusion case in my old Nexus 4, should I get the same one for the 5? Any other options?
I just ordered the Spigen Slim Armor off Amazon. Seems like one of the more popular cases. I'll report back when I get it.
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I just ordered the Spigen Slim Armor off Amazon. Seems like one of the more popular cases. I'll report back when I get it.

I just found it for 22 euros, a bit expensive, considering its costs just 15 bucks in the US amazon store.

I'd be cool if you tell your first impressions with it here.

Thanks dude
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