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My phone contract is soon up so will soon be looking for something new
I have the Sony z3 compact at the minute and I've been really happy with it so thinking of going for the newer z5 premium although I've looked at the s7 edge too
Any opinions on anything else I should be looking at and reasons ?

Thanks in advance
Mark
post #2 of 17
S7 and Edge are pretty much the highest end phones out right now spec wise, i personally say the S7 is better because ive never been fond of the edge or how fragile it is. my friend owns the S7 and loves it. Im waiting for the new note, ive got the lg g4 right now and im having nothing but issues with it at this point. i'd stick away from lg's high end at this point in time. hoping the new note comes out in sept or sooner, cant wait to get rid of this g4 haha.
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Thanks I may wait for the note also never had one but the past ones looked good and larger screen would be good
Thanks
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If you keep tads with things in business, I would also look at the Windows10 Phone 950 or 950xl from Microsoft.

 

 

Most people can't put one down after using them. Tiles really do work on touch devices & multitasking is awesome on these phones. Plus, there is the OneDrive, Office, etc. PC, Tablet & phone all on Windows10 is seamless. But if you have a full onslaught of apps/games, you'll always be stuck in one ecosystem over another. Apple/Google/Microsoft 

post #6 of 17
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If you keep tads with things in business, I would also look at the Windows10 Phone 950 or 950xl from Microsoft.

 

 

Most people can't put one down after using them. Tiles really do work on touch devices & multitasking is awesome on these phones. Plus, there is the OneDrive, Office, etc. PC, Tablet & phone all on Windows10 is seamless. But if you have a full onslaught of apps/games, you'll always be stuck in one ecosystem over another. Apple/Google/Microsoft 

 

We WP crew do not know what this 'apps' concept is.

 

My advice would be to steer clear of Windows Phone.

 

It's an awesome platform with fantastic devices, but you will feel really bad knowing that there is pretty much nonexistent support for it.

 

Many others like me have moved to WP10 and found their perfect mobile OS, only to realise that there is no support from either Microsoft or third parties, and that the user adoption rates are abysmal.

 

It's IMO the best platform from a user perspective, but it's doomed to die.

   
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We WP crew do not know what this 'apps' concept is.

My advice would be to steer clear of Windows Phone.

It's an awesome platform with fantastic devices, but you will feel really bad knowing that there is pretty much nonexistent support for it.

Many others like me have moved to WP10 and found their perfect mobile OS, only to realise that there is no support from either Microsoft or third parties, and that the user adoption rates are abysmal.

It's IMO the best platform from a user perspective, but it's doomed to die.
Shame thought about trying a windows phone never had 1
Still unsure what to get ? I thought the z5 as it has the 4K screen and been happy with my z3 compact but a change would be nice also 😀
post #8 of 17
Don't go with the newer sonys. As an owner of an Xperia M5 it has been a completely nightmarish experience. But won't for the love of all that is holy even if you paid me, use another Sony phone. My opinion if you don't need the best of the best but still want a decent phone with decent battery? The Galaxy A7 2016 is your phone.
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post #9 of 17
I'd suggest you try out WP10 device. They're really great and as far as apps go, you do find all the relevant apps available to other major brands some of which are in beta and others in final version.
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I thought Windows phones were nearly dead? Or am I wrong?
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