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I've been a Nexus One owner since last April. It has given me no major issues besides the bugs I've encountered on custom ROMs. My power button and track ball work just fine. The battery life lasts easily a day with heavy use and 2 days if you're conservative. I don't know what service you plan on using in Haifa, but in the states it runs great on T-Mobile.

As far as performance goes, it runs everything I've thrown at it without any hiccups. I'm sure other phones might handle things a little smoother, but that's not enough for me to sell my phone and get another.

As other people have said, if you're looking to spend $300+, you might want to look for something different; otherwise get on it
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Its a lovely phone if you like Android. It is factory unlocked I believe. I have the first Droid and it does everything that you ask it to... sometimes poorly and randomly freezes but it does it nevertheless.

My friend had a Nexus One. Speakers are a bit tinny from what I remember, and I didn't like that it was all touchscreen, neither did I like the fact that mines had a terrible keyboard. But it is still a nice phone.
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Originally Posted by Nausicaa View Post
Its a lovely phone if you like Android. It is factory unlocked I believe.
Unlocked means no SIM lock? if yes then its doesnt matter for me since phone locking is banned at Israel
btw How can you cool your GPU with Droid? no im serious, look at your sig.

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I don't know what service you plan on using in Haifa, but in the states it runs great on T-Mobile
What you mean service?
Edited by Colt - 4/20/11 at 1:18am
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post #14 of 19
Yes, and also you can install everything on it, it is rooted. I don't cool my GPU, not sure if it has one, I just have SetCPU to lower the clock if its too hot.

Service is the reception.
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Quote:
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What you mean service?
Cellphone provider, reception quality, "full bars", "fast speeds"....
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post #16 of 19
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Originally Posted by Nausicaa View Post
I don't cool my GPU, not sure if it has one, I just have SetCPU to lower the clock if its too hot.
Heh nobody cool his Phone GPU, im talking about your sig rig, you have magnificent PC GPU Cooling

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Cellphone provider, reception quality, "full bars", "fast speeds"....
No problem here too, i dont call alot and i never use 3G internet so sound like im fine with the N1 battery.
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post #17 of 19
Since gingerbread my N1 has good battery life, if you don't do anything with it. It is a smartphone after all, if you constantly watch vids, listen to music while browsing on the internet via 3g or w.e your battery life will be horrid.

I'd say get it, android won't use dual core for a while and honestly....don't see the point to it myself really.

It is one of the fastest phones out still, due to it's optimized android not hardware.
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post #18 of 19
I still have my Nexus One. That phone has, by far, the best build quality of any phone I've owned. At first I didn't like the Brown color scheme, but it grew on me the moment I opened the box.
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post #19 of 19
Wait for the HTC Sensation in the summer, or TMobile just released the G2X with a 1ghz dual core w/ the tegra chip, its impressive, however i believe the Sensation will be better.
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