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Well, the 6p however had a bigger battery than the S6. biggrin.gif
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How can i go about getting an S7 to use with Verizon and have the option of root should i feel touchwiz being too slow for my tastes? Pretty sure Verizon has a locked bootloader so theres pretty much no hope of unbloating the thing.
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Originally Posted by MadRabbit View Post

So, can you at least explain how the 6P was the best phone?

I never claimed it was. However, the arguments that one would usually make are, "Nexus" branding which means priority for Android updates.
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Originally Posted by ghostrider85 View Post

Someone said that the s6 is the best and posted a proof to back it up, you can argue about the proof but there is a proof regardless of what you think about that.

Someone said that the 6p is the best because he think so, and that makes 6p the best phone indeed?

TLDR, s6 is arguably the best phone, the 6p is not.

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=XKsM671l-Fo
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=UBuVR8_Mybw [Around 10:30]
http://www.androidauthority.com/best-android-phones-568001/

I mean there's more, but there are plenty of people who do not consider the S6 to be the best phone.

Like I said, the proof was already challenged. Sale numbers do represent the most popular phone, however they do not say that it is exclusively the "best" phone. That is up to interpretation.

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How can i go about getting an S7 to use with Verizon and have the option of root should i feel touchwiz being too slow for my tastes? Pretty sure Verizon has a locked bootloader so theres pretty much no hope of unbloating the thing.

Run Nova Launcher. Disable Flipbook or whatever that thing on the left is. It always lags.
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Oh yeah, I forgot the updates part. I'll give you that since afaik Samsung is one of the slowest to push them out.
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Quote:
Originally Posted by MadRabbit View Post

Oh yeah, I forgot the updates part. I'll give you that since afaik Samsung is one of the slowest to push them out.

I think Sony is slowest in that department, but I still love their phones. smile.gif

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Oh yeah, I forgot the updates part. I'll give you that since afaik Samsung is one of the slowest to push them out.

Meh, again, IMO Nexus 6P is not the best phone. Not even close. Nexus fanboys ride that train too much. Imho, the "best" phone for the user, is Note 5, LG V10, and the iPhones. Depending on what your personal preferences are.

By the way, before anyone quotes sale numbers as "proof" again, let me remind you that a Honda Civic is not a superior car to a BMW M3, yet it'll consistently outsell it time and time again. Besides, it's almost as if "best" is entirely dependent on what metrics you use to measure it. Hmmm.
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Seriously, you compare a $60k M3 to a $20k Civic and want to be taken seriously? They are not even close to the same segment. wth.gif
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Originally Posted by Xeio View Post

Well, S5 is only possibly getting Marshmallow... eventually. tongue.gif

Also, I see slowdown all the time on my phone after a week or two of uptime. Browser/Youtube/Pandora/Twitch/Email (not much in the way of games usually). I think it's a memory bloat issue as it gets slightly better if I clear all apps from recent. It's not really a huge issue, but I wouldn't mind getting rid of it and usually a phone upgrade makes everything feel snappy and new regardless.

You dont restart it everyday, Like a good boy's s'posed to? eek.gif
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Seriously, you compare a $60k M3 to a $20k Civic and want to be taken seriously? They are not even close to the same segment. wth.gif

To exaggerate a point.

That's the purpose of an analogy. It's not mean to be precise, it's meant to illustrate a point. If I want to detail something, I would just compare the actual thing instead of bothering to make an analogy. I don't expect it to be taken seriously on this Forum because this Forum is filled with manchildren. They don't take anything seriously.
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