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Theres some nice phones comming out by summer but theres going to be some better phones by september. I would still wait for a dual core phone thats not locked tighter than Fort knox.
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Why does everyone suggest waiting?

With tech you'll be waiting until you die.
Pretty much, any time is the right time to buy... well except for the day before something new and awesome is being released

Honestly, right now you don't need dual cores, sure you can get it for future proofing but currently they are overkill for optimised software. As most people don't keep their phone for more than 2 years I seriously doubt they'll reach this point in the first place.
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Why does everyone suggest waiting?

With tech you'll be waiting until you die.
No one said wait forever. There are less than a handful of DC phones out now, it makes sense to wait for other companies' offerings.
 
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Why does everyone suggest waiting?

With tech you'll be waiting until you die.
That's not true at all, there are plenty of times when waiting just a month or two will give you far a far better deal for a much better phone. It's all about knowing what to wait for and knowing what to skip out on.
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I remember the days when a phone was just a phone.
Same. Glad those days are over

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Why does everyone suggest waiting?

With tech you'll be waiting until you die.
The second quardter of the year, new phones are coming out like crazy. Second half of the year, the new releases slow down significantly. There is such a thing as a good time to buy. I'd say don't buy a last gen phone anytime between december and june. After june, you have a pretty good idea of what's out, and the manufacturers start looking foward to the next year of trade shows.
    
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