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I know the Apple hate is strong on this forum, but I tend to like it devil-smiley-019.gif

Why should I buy this phone? What benefits does it provide over my $150 phone I've owned for about a year now? I don't even use all the flashy features on it, and it is still plenty kinds of fast. I even have wireless charging (too bad its pretty useless lol).
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I must admit the iphone 8 looks more like an iphone 7s and the iphone X as the real iphone 8..

Maybe apple took a cue from nVidia?
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Why is the phone called iPhone 8? Its clearly 7S and in reality Apple has not changed the design since iPhone 6.
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post #24 of 524
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Originally Posted by mrpurplehawk View Post

Looks hideous, glad my Note 8 will be here today replace my iPhone 7 Plus.

I think so as well, the design of the X reminds me a lot of the early generation of iPhones which look awful imo.
The A11 is an absolute monster of a chip, their facial recognition blows Samsung's away and the animojis are an...interesting touch.

I timed my Note8 purchase to fall in line with Apple's press conference so I could return it if the X impressed me, which it did not.
I think the iPhone X is going to be an awesome phone but I'm very happy with my Note8 and feel that the X would be a downgrade for my preferences.
post #25 of 524
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Originally Posted by ZealotKi11er View Post

Why is the phone called iPhone 8? Its clearly 7S and in reality Apple has not changed the design since iPhone 6.
Gotta go speak to the head of marketing for that one. The name it has doesn't make a difference as to what it is. They could have called it the iPhone 2. Would have made no difference.
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post #26 of 524
Ughh.. Honestly, this phone is "End of a Dogs Butthole" ugly. Brings nothing new to the smartphone table besides high price tag.

To me, it looks like a Sharp Aquos S2 and a Asus Zenfone AR with some extra apple fluff.
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post #27 of 524
A11 seem like a monster. First Apple GPU. Soon they will drop Intel CPU and just use their SOC even in MAC.
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post #28 of 524
Phone looks amazing, honestly. Probably much better in person.
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post #29 of 524
Quote:
Originally Posted by ZealotKi11er View Post

Why is the phone called iPhone 8? Its clearly 7S and in reality Apple has not changed the design since iPhone 6.

I don't understand why companies skip around with their product names, it only causes confusion and is mildly infuriating. redface.gif
post #30 of 524
So it offers nothing others haven't already done years ago..
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