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Anybody else coming from the Note 7 to the iPhone 7? I went with the S7 Edge myself, but curious how others feel the iPhone 7 stacks up with the Note 7 (RIP)?
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Anybody else coming from the Note 7 to the iPhone 7? I went with the S7 Edge myself, but curious how others feel the iPhone 7 stacks up with the Note 7 (RIP)?
I miss my Note 7 but I also missed the smoothness that comes from the iPhone 7 Plus and IOS 10. Battery is very similar to the Note, camera is great and it has the best IPS display available on any smartphone. Speaker is also better/clearer than the Note and even adds a little bass. Last of all, I love sending gifs/animations on the i7+.

BTW, rumor has it that Samsung will be selling refurb Note 7's next year on the cheap.
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Not sure
iPhone 7 is a bit yellowish (like a normal poor-calibrated LCD). I don't know why other people are praising it. It is completely meh.

Sure it wasn't in Night-shift mode? this gives the screen a yellowish tinge so you aren't taking in so much blue light before bed?

https://www.theguardian.com/lifeandstyle/shortcuts/2016/apr/03/night-shift-ios-iphone-sleep-app
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Sure it wasn't in Night-shift mode? this gives the screen a yellowish tinge so you aren't taking in so much blue light before bed?

https://www.theguardian.com/lifeandstyle/shortcuts/2016/apr/03/night-shift-ios-iphone-sleep-app
Not sure what's wrong with his display but mine is def not "yellowish". It's beautiful.
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Not sure what's wrong with his display but mine is def not "yellowish". It's beautiful.

Same. I absolutely love the display on my iPhone 7. It is beautiful. It does turn yellowish at night due to the night-shift mode, but that is by design and can be turned off.

As for the Pokemon GO discussion earlier, Pokemon GO is literally a worst case scenario for smartphones; CPU, GPU, GPS, and Screen are all cranked up to the max. These 4 things are what are the biggest battery drain on a smartphone, and all 4 of them are being pounded for Pokemon GO. ALL smartphones will have crap battery life if you play Pokemon GO for a couple of hours straight.

The solution is to bring an extended battery case. No current smartphone was designed to cope with the stresses of that game.
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Not sure what's wrong with his display but mine is def not "yellowish". It's beautiful.

Same. I absolutely love the display on my iPhone 7. It is beautiful. It does turn yellowish at night due to the night-shift mode, but that is by design and can be turned off.

As for the Pokemon GO discussion earlier, Pokemon GO is literally a worst case scenario for smartphones; CPU, GPU, GPS, and Screen are all cranked up to the max. These 4 things are what are the biggest battery drain on a smartphone, and all 4 of them are being pounded for Pokemon GO. ALL smartphones will have crap battery life if you play Pokemon GO for a couple of hours straight.

The solution is to bring an extended battery case. No current smartphone was designed to cope with the stresses of that game.
It's the "Can it run Crysis ?" of the mobile world
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Same. I absolutely love the display on my iPhone 7. It is beautiful. It does turn yellowish at night due to the night-shift mode, but that is by design and can be turned off.

As for the Pokemon GO discussion earlier, Pokemon GO is literally a worst case scenario for smartphones; CPU, GPU, GPS, and Screen are all cranked up to the max. These 4 things are what are the biggest battery drain on a smartphone, and all 4 of them are being pounded for Pokemon GO. ALL smartphones will have crap battery life if you play Pokemon GO for a couple of hours straight.

The solution is to bring an extended battery case. No current smartphone was designed to cope with the stresses of that game.

I think this time around if you push iPhone to the Max it will drain a lot faster because the A10 is a power hog with full utilization. iOS keeps it in check though. Thats why you get crazy score in benchmarks which are quick burst of performance.
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I'm the noob? Interesting. tongue.gif

did I stutter~ sniper.gif


if youre the kind of person who drains their smartphone in half a day you need to reconsider your lifestyle choices and how much time you spend looking down at a screen, its pathetic, bad for posture, and creates poor social situations.

dat ip7 battery life tho
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I think this time around if you push iPhone to the Max it will drain a lot faster because the A10 is a power hog with full utilization. iOS keeps it in check though. Thats why you get crazy score in benchmarks which are quick burst of performance.

This is true.

I actually spent some time with my Note 4 on Pokemon GO. If you think the iPhone 7's battery drains fast, it's even faster on my Note 4. The 2560x1440 AMOLED screen @ max brightness for an extended period of time, high GPU usage, and pinging that GPS non-stop will cause the phone to turn into an oven that cooks in its own juices. The iPhone 7 doesn't drain quite as fast, but it does still get quite hot.

Just put things into perspective. The S7 and S7 edge will get better battery life on Pokemon GO because they have much larger batteries. This is definitely one area where Samsung got it right on their latest smartphones. thumb.gif
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did I stutter~ sniper.gif


if youre the kind of person who drains their smartphone in half a day you need to reconsider your lifestyle choices and how much time you spend looking down at a screen, its pathetic, bad for posture, and creates poor social situations.

dat ip7 battery life tho
I assume you do stutter but that's ok dude. thumb.gif
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