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The HTC thunderbolt is going to be double the price and I'll have to wait for it. on the other hand, it has a better flash, 4g, etc.

Also, which is the best phone on verizon to get right now. In my opinion it's the Droid X, but I haven't really looked into any of them in detail. Also, ignore the iphone (I just don't want it).
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HTC Thunderbolt. Verizon's first 4g phone, should be out soon.
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HTC Thunderbolt. Verizon's first 4g phone, should be out soon.
That argument is only applicable if he lives in a market that will get 4g.

OP, live in a 4g market?
     
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I say go for the Thunderbolt.

rather be 4G ready than no 4G at all

most carrier's 4G coverage is terrible (here in CA anyway)
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That argument is only applicable if he lives in a market that will get 4g.

OP, live in a 4g market?
no idea. live in queens, NYC so I'm assuming I do. But the thing is its double the price. I don't know how much better 4g is than 3g. Also, which is better Droid Incredible, Droid X, or Samsung Galaxy S?
    
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i have the droid x because i wanted the big screen, good camera and not sure how much faster 4G will be but this phone is plenty fast also takes a beating without any case i've dropped off a golf cart at full speed out of my trucks and just recently fell out of my pocket onto road when i was riding bike, only problem i have is battery life
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Either/or six in one hand a half-dozen in the other. You can't go right with either.
    
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post #8 of 11
Galaxy S is a great phone, but the ones they have for us on Verizon suck.
HTC makes good stuff.
The Moto Droids do have amazing build quality. I got my original Droid the day after they came out and I've dropped it on hardwood floors, concrete and nothing's broken or anything just some minor scratches.

You can't go wrong with either the Droid X or the Thunderbolt
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Droid x is great but with the lock bootloader it can't be customized to the fullest. Get wait for the thunderbolt.
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Droid x is great but with the lock bootloader it can't be customized to the fullest. Get wait for the thunderbolt.
Im running a pretty slick rom on mine. Fastest phone I've ever used except for the atrix. Love this thing and it lasts a full day for me. Id prob wait if you have nothing atm but I prob wont use my upgrade in may at this rate.
    
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