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I currently have a One Plus One. Long story short I'm due for a new phone. I have owned both Android and iPhones in the past and have no reservations of owning either.

What I want in my next phone:

  • Great Quality and Construction (I don't want something that easily breaks)
  • Great Camera (I take a lot of pictures and like HD video as well)
  • Great Performance
  • Little to no bloatware
  • Quick charging (I'm tired of the battery draining faster than I can charge such as when using my GPS)
  • Good battery life (Is it too much to ask for a phone to last a day?)
  • Call quality must be great as I do work from home and have phone meetings
  • I want a larger phone
  • I want awesome resolution and picture
  • An SD card slot would be awesome (companies charge a **** ton for more memory)


I currently use GSM based phones and thus will probably stick with T-Mobile and ATT as potential providers.
post #2 of 10
If you have OPO atm, would OP2 interest you? If yes, I have an invite lying around that I can give you.
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Come to the Dark Side... We have tiles and stuff :p

   
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post #4 of 10
Thread Starter 
Quote:
Originally Posted by locx View Post

If you have OPO atm, would OP2 interest you? If yes, I have an invite lying around that I can give you.

I have indeed been looking at the OP2. Do you have any thoughts on the phone?
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Come to the Dark Side... We have tiles and stuff tongue.gif

A lot of my friends who have Windows phones do indeed enjoy them minus the fact that there are several apps that don't exist or come out far behind Android/iOS. The other thing that annoys them is they have trouble with group texts. You have any comments on those issues?
post #5 of 10
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Originally Posted by RoddimusPrime View Post

I have indeed been looking at the OP2. Do you have any thoughts on the phone?
A lot of my friends who have Windows phones do indeed enjoy them minus the fact that there are several apps that don't exist or come out far behind Android/iOS. The other thing that annoys them is they have trouble with group texts. You have any comments on those issues?
Only good thoughts. Latest software update kind of messed up home button for me, but knowing it's a software issue I'm not complaining too much. Came from Nexus 5 and its everything that was and then some.
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post #6 of 10
Price range?

I like my note 4 and removable batteries are cheap. Also last Samsung flagship with sd card.

I hear good reviews for the Zenfone 2 for the super budget price
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Originally Posted by RoddimusPrime View Post

A lot of my friends who have Windows phones do indeed enjoy them minus the fact that there are several apps that don't exist or come out far behind Android/iOS.

 

The only app I miss from Android is hangouts. The rest... I'm not even a heavy app user to begin with. As long as something can bring me to my destination, I can read email, browse the tinterwebs, take some pictures and send texts/calls/whatsapp... I'm happy.

   
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My carrier is Tmobile and I received my Nexus 6P yesterday. I love it! Came from a Galaxy S3 so it was about time I upgraded lol.
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what about OPPO R5s
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post #10 of 10
Moto X 2015?

It has a big battery, quick charging, and an SD card slot. Along with the US version able to be used on all carriers in the states. Plus Motorola didnt put a bunch of crap ware on it.


Plus ordering it from Amazon is convenient..
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