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I still have one so eat those words!

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HTC is "behind" simply because everyone else is cramming more and more into their products - but next month, HTC may bring out the next best thing - only to fall behind again when the next manufacturer comes to bat.
We were used to see HTC the leading smartphone manufacturer, they were making only smartphones even when they didn't had the advantage of a very popular operating system. They were among the first manufacturers to launch Android phones. The reason their phones were succesful is that when all other manufacturers focused to launch better feature phones in a saturated market they were selling unpopular smartphones. If it is to predict what they will do next, they will adopt something "new" maybe something "better".
post #13 of 38
I love my HTC inspire. Owned my craptastic Motorola atrix in every way possible.
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Remember when motorola had the most popular phone in the world, the razr?

Yeah, how'd that turn out?
It sold a LOT. They made a HUGE profit. Even on the newer version.
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Yep, the Razr was a phenomenal phone, I had one myself.
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And now, MOTO has the DROID.

But enough of that. The fact of the matter is, when it comes to phones, most people care about functionality. Not benchmark scores. HTC is sitting pretty.
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And now, MOTO has the DROID.

But enough of that. The fact of the matter is, when it comes to phones, most people care about functionality. Not benchmark scores. HTC is sitting pretty.
After a while of using my old moto droid, I wanted an htc android phone bad because of sense. Now that i have had it for almost 9 months, i have lived 7 of those month on a rom that is AOSP based. HTC would be fine in my eyes if they freaking dropped sense like a bad habit.
    
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post #18 of 38
For most people, phone speed isn't about benches.... its about how quick and snappy it is.


people are more sensitive to lag and general OS speed than caring about gaming and such.... a powerful CPU can go a long way to help that... but IMHO i think android could get optimized a lot more and that be more beneficial..... if HTC can polish android enough a little bit dated CPU wont matter.


*not an expert.... just and evo4g owner....
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People bandy 'proof' around far too much nowadays.
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They need to get a Tegra 2 Dual Core phone out there!

I've gone off HTC, though. They released the Desire and then the Desire HD. The selling appeal of the Desire HD should have been the more advanced and updated hardware. But half of the stuff that I want it for are Sense.com and the more updated HTC apps such as the news app, the skins and the mail app. These are VERY small differences and I've found those apps run perfectly on my Desire when using a custom ROM. So why7 did HTC leave us Flagship Desire owners with crap software? They've all but abandoned it.

I'll think twice before getting a HTC phone next time.
    
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