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Originally Posted by ArmageddonAsh View Post
i like the phones, i dont like the "home menu" i had a play with a HD 7 and though the phone was nice and everything the home menu thing has simply put me off getting an Win Mobile 7 ever
the home menu is the reason i'm considering getting a wp7.
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post #22 of 46
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the home menu is the reason i'm considering getting a wp7.
Exactly, it is quick and not clutterred like iphones and iphone copies
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post #23 of 46
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the home menu is the reason i'm considering getting a wp7.
Its nice that you like it, everyone has different tastes after all. To me though - i just dont like it - its too plain, too boring i prefer the Iphone/Android way of having it
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Win 7 and Iphone Suck big time. Get a droid with a hardware keyboard. Unless you want to be like one of those people that bought a touch screen only and now they moan when it comes to playing games cos touch screen sucks

And you can just get all those "tiles" as a widget on a droid.
Edited by Heret|c - 4/20/11 at 7:02pm
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post #25 of 46
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Win 7 and Iphone Suck big time. Get a droid with a hardware keyboard. Unless you want to be like one of those people that bought a touch screen only and now they moan when it comes to playing games cos touch screen sucks

And you can just get all those "tiles" as a widget on a droid.
I know you can get the tiles as a widget, but you can't scroll down like you can on wp7. I just love the simplicity of it. I'm on verizon though so there aren't any wp7 available yet. I don't know how much I'll be gaming on my phone, but if, when I end up getting a phone, gaming is important to me, I'll def get a hardware keyboard -- and android too probably, as wp7 doesn't have much in the way of apps yet. But I don't know how much I'll care about that when I end up getting one.
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post #26 of 46
Absolutely brilliant OS. It is completely original, fun to use and incredibly smooth. Sure android and iOS have UI copies but they can't mimic it 1:1. TBH I wish I had the option to run it, there is lots of stuff on it I could use
post #27 of 46
The Windows Phone 7 interface is really good. My wife has the LG Quantum which is very solidly built. I have an iPhone and I've toyed with tons of Androids. My personal preference (for a phone) of OS is Win Phone 7 > iPhone > Android. But that's me personally. I just really like how polished WP7 is and how well it incorporates the info you actually need. I really like how polish iOS is though you really need to jailbreak to make it bend to my liking (WP7 is already there for me). And Android devices are great as well, don't get me wrong, but honestly I can't see a reason to pick one, functionality-wise, over the others. Again, personal opinion.
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post #28 of 46
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The Windows Phone 7 interface is really good. My wife has the LG Quantum which is very solidly built. I have an iPhone and I've toyed with tons of Androids. My personal preference (for a phone) of OS is Win Phone 7 > iPhone > Android. But that's me personally. I just really like how polished WP7 is and how well it incorporates the info you actually need. I really like how polish iOS is though you really need to jailbreak to make it bend to my liking (WP7 is already there for me). And Android devices are great as well, don't get me wrong, but honestly I can't see a reason to pick one, functionality-wise, over the others. Again, personal opinion.
I've got a Quantum too, mainly because it has a QWERTY keyboard. As someone who doesn't' really care about apps, the windows phone 7 gives me a much better experience then iPhone or andriod. I just love how smooth it is.

My GF has some google android phone from Tmobile, and both my brother and dad have had iPhones since they came out. I've used them as much as you can without owning them, and I have to say I'm much more satisfied with the WP7 then I would have been with either of the other options.

I do wish it was less "facebook friendly" though. I don't have or care about social networking, so that just gets in the way for me.
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post #29 of 46
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I've got a Quantum too, mainly because it has a QWERTY keyboard. As someone who doesn't' really care about apps, the windows phone 7 gives me a much better experience then iPhone or andriod. I just love how smooth it is.

My GF has some google android phone from Tmobile, and both my brother and dad have had iPhones since they came out. I've used them as much as you can without owning them, and I have to say I'm much more satisfied with the WP7 then I would have been with either of the other options.

I do wish it was less "facebook friendly" though. I don't have or care about social networking, so that just gets in the way for me.
From what I've seen, Facebook integrates wonderfully into the People themselves, i.e. you see their news on their individual page in the OS, but the Facebook app itself is somewhat lacking...
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post #30 of 46
Yes you attract the beautiful wp7 platform looking on outside. but inside, wp7 has a lot of bug and issues.

FYI, WP7 is sucks! it has terrible battery life, and other issues. thats why i returned HD7 to tmobile for refund.
Edited by GAMERIG - 4/21/11 at 1:18pm
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