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post #1 of 39
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I don't want that W760 anymore

Anyways, my dad's contract just ended about a week ago. He asked me what phone I wanted. I decided with the BlackBerry Pearl 8120 (the one with GPS and WiFi) and the iPhone. My dad doesn't need a new phone, but he would rather get me a new one since my W580 is pretty old now, and he's happy with his RAZR2. So, OCN, which phone should I get? And why?
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post #2 of 39
the iphone just because all the frikin crap you can do with it (aps)
    
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post #3 of 39
Get the Blackberry. Very professional. Everyone has the iPhone. Be different. Be cool. I have the Blackberry 8800 and I love it.
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post #4 of 39
Get the Blackberry Storm. blackberry and a touchscreen
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post #5 of 39
If you get the blackberry you can simply get an iPod Touch to do (most) everything the iPhone does, save make phone calls and send texts. Which would be what the bb's for! Unless you're never around wifi.
    
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post #6 of 39
If price isn't an issue, I'd say iPhone. Although I've only used a BlackBerry like 10 times and own an iPhone 3G.

Pros iPhone:

-Apps!!! Jailbreak and get video recorder, terminal, OpenSSH!!, Themes, Download Youtube videos, ringtones, plenty of other neat stuff updated daily
-3G network is sexy fast, OCn in-class! Watch youtube videos anytime
-Touch screen is pretty neat
-Sex appeal
-Pretty fast

Cons:

-Battery life isnt as sexy as a BB
-Txting is hard (although probably easier than that BB)
-Apple product
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post #7 of 39
I have had both and I have to say get the iPhone 3G. You can do just about anything with it that you could think of. It has GPS like the Blackberry plus you can get an app for a level to hang pictures and crap (had to include that, it's just too cool ). There is just a lot more that you can do with the iPhone that you can not do with the Blackberry.
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post #8 of 39
If it's between the pearl or iPhone, i pick iPhone.

else, black berry storm all the way..
post #9 of 39
Blackberry Pearl = Crap

i hate mine!

the wheel locks up, also the buttons i have to press like 4 times for them to work something isnt right with this phone
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...BlackBerry Curve? Either that or a Bold.
    
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