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I thought 4G was pretty much limited to certain cities and a gimmick? There was something on the lines that companies were not supplying the proper bandwidth for 4G networks?
Confusion: I believe he meant iPhone 4. However, it is partly correct because it is the 4th generation iPhone
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Any how to guides? I have a dusty iPhone 3G somewhere, would be awesome to turn it into an android
    
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post #23 of 33
I'll take my 4" screen, 728MB RAM and 1GHZ Proccy Droid over any iPhone.

Doesn't matter what OS its running now, I literally cannot use my iPod because I find the screen to fiddily.

The Desire HD is perfect
    
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post #24 of 33
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Confusion: I believe he meant iPhone 4. However, it is partly correct because it is the 4th generation iPhone
Thats why he responded the way he did. 4G =/= 4th generation.

"Before your Androidphone" must mean that my completely stable, smooth, and usable gingerbread rom i'm running on my Droid Incredible must not exist.

I'd have more respect if they waited to post an article like this until it didn't look like they were trying to run crysis on an intel graphics card. Running? Yes. Usable? I'd rather use a brick.
    
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An Apple loving co-worker just sent me this and mentioned how it runs better on an iPhone than it does on Android-native phones, just like Intels on Macs run Windows better than a PC does. What's funny is that the video on Engadget shows the iPhone running Android horribly choppy, likely due to being just 800MHz.
Really?
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Really?
No offense, but: -____-

Read my last post; the rolleyes smiley () was supposed to have pointed that out...
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No offense, but: -____-

Read my last post; the rolleyes smiley () was supposed to have pointed that out...
Oh

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post #28 of 33
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No offense, but: -____-

Read my last post; the rolleyes smiley () was supposed to have pointed that out...
Seems nobody is reading and understanding your post.
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Possible troll time.

This is sort of proof that the iOS is superior to Android in the performance area. Just take a look at the difference between iOS and Android on the same platform. iOS runs silky smooth, but Android is choppy. That's one thing that I noticed when I went from an iPod Touch over to the original Motorola Droid. The iOS is designed to provide the end user with a smooth interface. Android, on the other hand, requires so much overhead that you practically need an x86 rig to run it properly. If I open up the web browser on my Droid, slide the key board out, and then hit the home button, it takes a good 10 seconds for my home screen to show up again.
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Possible troll time.

This is sort of proof that the iOS is superior to Android in the performance area. Just take a look at the difference between iOS and Android on the same platform. iOS runs silky smooth, but Android is choppy. That's one thing that I noticed when I went from an iPod Touch over to the original Motorola Droid. The iOS is designed to provide the end user with a smooth interface. Android, on the other hand, requires so much overhead that you practically need an x86 rig to run it properly. If I open up the web browser on my Droid, slide the key board out, and then hit the home button, it takes a good 10 seconds for my home screen to show up again.


What Android phone are you using? An underclocked G1?
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