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post #1 of 48
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My Verizon 2 year contract goes up on Feb 1st and after seeing the iPhone listed on verizon's site as being available on Feb 10th I'm seriously considering getting one.

....Though I'm not sure which I want. Anyone got some info / links / opinions?
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post #2 of 48
go with the samsung facinate or droid x refurbished(still have full warranty and come with all accessories). facinate is only $49 and x is only $99. both will be a better fit then the iphone. wait for the iphone to come out and here about problems before you upgrade now.
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post #3 of 48
Very personal opinion. You could get 1000 opinions from other people and it wouldn't tell you much. I'd go look at them in stores yourself. iPhone in AT&T, and DX/D2/Fascinate in verizon (or wait for the dual core bionic)
    
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post #4 of 48
Depends on what you want to do with your phone, I guess.

I can tell you that a lot of the praise for the iPhone is definitely Jobs-hype, though. People jump on that wagon just because. (Though that's always a good thing when you want to sell one )

Androids are more robust and are growing rapidly. It's only a matter of time before iOS being so locked down by Apple kills the iPhone.
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post #5 of 48
I like my iPhone 4 but I love the Android as well, it's a tough call. My next phone is going to be an Atrix though, so just give you an idea of where I stand.
post #6 of 48
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Sorry, let me rephrase

I am looking at the iPhone BECAUSE
-$199.99, relatively decent price
-Holds all my music
-Will hold a movie or two
-Decent camera
-TONS of support, tons of apps, tons of "cool stuff" for it
-Relatively durable

If there is something that competes with this I'd like to see it, I don't know phones too well as I only really upgrade every 2 years and then leave it.
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post #7 of 48
3.5 inch screen is too small. get a droid with a bigger screen (3.8" is or bigger is perfect)
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post #8 of 48
Never have I heard the words iphone and durable together before.

It really is going to come down to personal preference but I still feel compelled to post my opinion

Iphones have always seemed more of a toy gimmick to me, but that seems to be what a lot of people are looking for these days. I will never buy one.

Besides, its been more than 2 weeks since the 4th gen iphone was released, might as well wait for the 5th gen which should hit the market soon.
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post #9 of 48
I would say go for the iPhone 4 because unlike the Droid, Apple has a HUGE app market out there with better apps then android does.
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post #10 of 48
I would go droid. MUCH more capable of customizing. I got rid of my iTouch after I got my original Droid over a year ago!
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