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I have the choice of an iphone for or the old galaxy S (released in march 2010) which one should I choose and why?
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post #2 of 22
I'd go with the Galaxy S, very close to Nexus S and lots of dev support. Android is my personal preference so I'd stick with them.

Are these used? There are newer phones coming out and I'd personally wait.
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post #3 of 22
Idk. I own the Galaxy S 4g from T-mobile..and I came from a G1...depends on what you're going to be using it for. I love using it in my car as my mp3 player. It came with a 16gb card so I have plenty of space for my favorites, oh yea and it has FLAC playback

The screen is also pretty nice on the Galaxy, and the camera is very good other than not having a flash. 720p recording as well. Overall I'm pleased with the phone, just not with T-mobile's service.
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post #4 of 22
I'd take the galaxy. Depends on you though. If you dont plan on customizing the phone or rooting it go for the iphone.
post #5 of 22
Depends on who you are, There's allot of dev support for the Galaxy S, and its also Android if you like that.

If you're a simple person and doesn't like tinkering (unlikely as this is OCN) then go for the iphone 4.
   
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post #6 of 22
I was a smartphone hater... Until my lady bought me an iphone 3g. Omg once i had it, i don't know how i lived without it. 2 years pass... And Im pretty annoyed with how slow it is...

I got the galaxy s and it does to the iphone what the iphone did to my old flip phones.

There's no way i would even consider an iphone now. Android is so much more useful because each app isn't jailed. Apps seamlessly integrate with your phone's data as they need. Plus my Captivate switches from one app to another super quick.

And the best part? Steve jobs doesn't get even more rich from my purchase.
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post #7 of 22
They are both great phones. It really depends on if you like iOS or android.

Also, since you are on AT&T (I'm assuming), I'd look at the HTC Inspire and the Motorola Atrix as well.
    
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post #8 of 22
Another vote for the Samsung Galaxy S.

Two of my friends have one and it really is much better than an iPhone. Its 720p recording is amazing and if you unlock it you can put a PSone emulator on it.

I plan to get a Galaxy S 2 in a couple months though.
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post #9 of 22
I am a Iphone 4 user... and im very happy with this phone... every day you have new apps for enjoy with your device...
post #10 of 22
Just got my iPhone 4 (Verizon) and love it. It is my first smart phone so I don't have any basis to say one is better than the other. I will say though that I just like my stuff to work and while I do like to tinker with stuff from time to time some things, like my phone, I just like to have work out f the box with minimal BS. Yeah, I am an old dude too so take that for what it's worth.
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