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I went back to Android a month ago. God it is so much better. The apps on Windows are generally inferior than their Android equiv - if it exists. Miss the OS a bit, but Android is fine, don't feel like im enduring it like I was enduring Windows apps.
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Let's see if any UK carrier has it at less than £50 initial £20-ish monthly fixed cost, and it's going to be my phone for the next years to come.

   
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It depends on your individual needs. For me 200.000 Apps are enough and I'm pretty sure for the average user they are too.

I think Windows Phone could have much more marketshare if people would be more open minded and just give it a try ... at least in Europe it's growing. Slowly, but continuous.

I have a Windows phone, and I run unto not being able to get the apps I want all the time. There still isn't a Trillian app, for example. My local cable company allows you to watch TV channels through your phone through an app, but that app is only released for iOS and android. My mother had a Windows phone, and she complained she couldn't play candy crush.
post #14 of 23
I use a windows phone, I personally prefer the device but I very much like the integration between my pc and my Xbone. There is some finding all the apps I used to use, but I am able to quickly circumvent this. If anything I prefer the Xbox game and music marketplace over what I was used to with Android and iOS.

In addition these Nokia phones are top of the line phones. I am currently using the Icon which is essentially the 930
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I don't have such problems. I use no apps outside the GMail client, Firefox, and well... the rest are built in. Messaging, phone, camera, and such.

 

I care more about decent build quality, proper camera sensor, and a snappy UI/responsive touch screen. I don't game on it, don't use extermal messaging things, don't do any social networking, no nothing.

   
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I don't have such problems. I use no apps outside the GMail client, Firefox, and well... the rest are built in. Messaging, phone, camera, and such.

I care more about decent build quality, proper camera sensor, and a snappy UI/responsive touch screen. I don't game on it, don't use extermal messaging things, don't do any social networking, no nothing.

Excellent,

Windows Phone: For people that don't use apps.

I would love Windows Phone to get to a place where its app quality and quantity was comparable to ios and android - I'd definitely jump back, but they're years away.
post #17 of 23
Phone looks great but for some people capitalizing on prepaid plans the lack of the Vonage app on Windows Phone is holding this back for some.
post #18 of 23
Hmm, the design looks very iphone inspired. I personally like the design of the 920 much better. I have one and it's a beautiful device that doesn't really look like anything else on the market, and the rounded sides are comfortable too.

Win 8.1 is a large upgrade from 8 though, and the specs look nice on this. Overall it looks like a solid release.
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Hmm, the design looks very iphone inspired. I personally like the design of the 920 much better. I have one and it's a beautiful device that doesn't really look like anything else on the market, and the rounded sides are comfortable too.

Win 8.1 is a large upgrade from 8 though, and the specs look nice on this. Overall it looks like a solid release.

The sharp corners suck though, all the later models with rounded corners are significantly better for your pocket.
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The sharp corners suck though, all the later models with rounded corners are significantly better for your pocket.

If only we could have both tongue.gif Maybe for the 940!
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