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post #21 of 38
I agree 100%. HTC makes awesome phones, but they need to use more up to date internals
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post #22 of 38
Now I'm pretty late to the scene when it comes to all this smart phone doo-hickery, but as far as I'm concerned I'm happy enough with my HTC Desire. I can play simple games, emulaors, and can read my favourite PDF books on the bus while doubling my phone up as an MP3 player. What more could people expect a phone to do?
post #23 of 38
That's like saying AMD is falling behind. Sheesh. They may not be the fastest, bleeding edge processors; but you sure do get a lot of bang for your buck.

Price for performance, that's where it's at. And what about other phone features, carriers, etc. It all carries into it. I don't think Qualcomm is going anywhere for awhile.
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post #24 of 38
Quote:
Originally Posted by killnine View Post
Remember when motorola had the most popular phone in the world, the razr?

Yeah, how'd that turn out?
I have two friends that still use theirs and still absolutely love them.

What is your point?
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post #25 of 38
It's not HTC who falls behind, they are doing well. It's Qualcomm who needs to move on from the Snapdragon.
   
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post #26 of 38
Quote:
Originally Posted by killnine View Post
Remember when motorola had the most popular phone in the world, the razr?

Yeah, how'd that turn out?
I still have my V3x, its screen is almost as good as my desire too. I will admit motorola has gone to hell though... their trying to stop hackers any way they can


Quote:
Originally Posted by ivesceneenough View Post
For most people, phone speed isn't about benches.... its about how quick and snappy it is.
and I agree. I hate how people go on about quadrant scores, they mean nothing.

Quote:
Originally Posted by t4ct1c47 View Post
Now I'm pretty late to the scene when it comes to all this smart phone doo-hickery, but as far as I'm concerned I'm happy enough with my HTC Desire. I can play simple games, emulaors, and can read my favourite PDF books on the bus while doubling my phone up as an MP3 player. What more could people expect a phone to do?
...and I agree again. My desire is more than powerful enough for what I use it for and I don't see that changing for another few years.
post #27 of 38
Ive had my Touch HD with WinMo for over 3 years, its been dropped, lost and everything but still works like the first day i got it. When it comes time to get a new phone i will be looking at HTC first do i care they dont have the most amazing specs? No, benchmarks mean NOTHING as long as its fast enough, good built quality and good software thats all i care about otherwise i would have replaced my phone a long time ago
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post #28 of 38
Nonsense. The EVO is an amazing phone that sold ridiculously well. I'd say HTC and Motorola are the main two responsible for bringing Android to its top spot in market share. HTC hasn't felt a need to step up their hardware. Now that Samsung, LG, and Motorola have taken the step towards dual core phones, HTC will follow with a dual core EVO2 or whatever next model they want. I'm hoping that they throw NFC into their next dual core phones.

< HD2 owner with a still spotless screen on Gingerbread.
Edited by Stealth Pyros - 3/22/11 at 5:58am
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post #29 of 38
I hope the HTC Pyramid has 850/1900 3G support It's everything the Inspire/Desire HD should have been. 4.3" QHD display, FFC, Dual Core, 8MP camera
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post #30 of 38
Quote:
Originally Posted by Stealth Pyros View Post
Nonsense. The EVO is an amazing phone that sold ridiculously well. I'd say HTC and Motorola are the main two responsible for bringing Android to its top spot in market share. HTC hasn't felt a need to step up their hardware. Now that Samsung, LG, and Motorola have taken the step towards dual core phones, HTC will follow with a dual core EVO2 or whatever next model they want. I'm hoping that they throw NFC into their next dual core phones.

< HD2 owner with a still spotless screen on Gingerbread.
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