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Old 29-10-2012, 19:48
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Don't need to read that ***** all over i5
It also seems kinda pointless to compare a device that costs 239 with one at 529.... It even seems silly just typing those numbers!
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Old 29-10-2012, 19:50
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Wow - really wanted to get a lumia after watching the Windows phone webcast earlier but the price of this is seriously making me think otherwise!
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Old 29-10-2012, 19:51
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Shock waves in Cupertino

I actually meant screen size though once you have used bigger nothing else will feel the same.
lol we will see, It does seem where things are going, as long as I dont have a Samsung Galaxy Note any time soon, although I do like the look of the HTC J Butterfly
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Old 29-10-2012, 19:51
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It also seems kinda pointless to compare a device that costs 239 with one at 529.... It even seems silly just typing those numbers!
Yeah but the reality is they do compare although all logic says at those prices something must be wrong.
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Old 29-10-2012, 19:53
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lol we will see, It does seem where things are going, as long as I dont have an HTC Note any time soon, although I do like the look of the HTC J Butterfly
Note eh! this time next year del boy, you will be queueing up for the note 3 at 5.8 inches
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Old 29-10-2012, 19:54
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Yeah but the reality is they do compare although all logic says at those prices something must be wrong.
Considering it costs $200 to make an iPhone, the Nexus 4 must be comparable so Google must be making very little per unit.
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Old 29-10-2012, 19:54
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Since I've seen this I've been looking at my iPhone like it's a piece of shit

It's a shame they aren't selling it in white, I like white phones.
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Old 29-10-2012, 20:05
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Its an odd day on digital spy if gormond might be swayed

Just persuaded my kids that the nexus 4 should be their Christmas update over their planned s3's....

1) should save me a few quid
2) I get to play with 2 new nexuses
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Old 29-10-2012, 20:09
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Nexus 4, Nexus 10, Android 4.2: an exclusive first look from inside Google HQ
http://www.youtube.com/watch?feature...&v=66-4uMQqerA

15 mins long.
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Old 29-10-2012, 20:17
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Android might not have the biggest AppStore, but its very mature now. Where as WindowsPhone just doesn't have the AppStore yet, but hopefully will do in a year or too. Then we'll have 3 OS' in the phone market which will be good for everyone, just for the competition.
Ah, poor BlackBerry, forgotten again
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Old 29-10-2012, 20:20
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Ah, poor BlackBerry, forgotten again
Dont forget Symbian!
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Old 29-10-2012, 20:22
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Bada FTW
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Old 29-10-2012, 20:22
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Nice to see a Swype-style keyboard included, I love Swype, it is so much quicker and accurate to type with.
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Old 29-10-2012, 20:24
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No expandable SD slot though..... big mistake.
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Old 29-10-2012, 20:27
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No expandable SD slot though..... big mistake.
Yeah no SD slot or removable battery for the crowd that like that stuff.
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Old 29-10-2012, 20:28
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Nexus 4, Nexus 10, Android 4.2: an exclusive first look from inside Google HQ
http://www.youtube.com/watch?feature...&v=66-4uMQqerA

15 mins long.
Thanks for that, watching it now, I really like the sound of new features of jelly bean, gesture typing looks neat.
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Old 29-10-2012, 20:29
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Yeah no SD slot or removable battery for the crowd that like that stuff.
SD slot id like. Removable battery is meh!
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Old 29-10-2012, 20:32
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SD slot id like. Removable battery is meh!
SD slot seems like the deal breaker for me.
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Old 29-10-2012, 20:34
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SD slot id like. Removable battery is meh!
Yeah I can understand why people like these things but personally i'm not fussed.

The inductive charging looks neat, this is how all these things should charge IMO.
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Old 29-10-2012, 20:34
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anyone with a HTC one X considering moving to this phone?
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Old 29-10-2012, 20:35
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Dont forget Symbian!
LOL, ah yes. Poor Symbian. I had a Symbian S60 N95 five years ago, and a few years before that I had a Symbian UIQ SE P900. Ugh... Smartphone OSs have come a long, long way since those...

I don't even know what that is! First thing that came to mind was The Sopranos and bada bing
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Old 29-10-2012, 20:35
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SD slot seems like the deal breaker for me.
I'm curious,what is it you use SD cards for in phones?
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Old 29-10-2012, 20:36
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Yeah I can understand why people like these things but personally i'm not fussed.

The inductive charging looks neat, this is how all these things should charge IMO.
I would love to have inductive charging on everything. I hate cables. 100% wireless would be awesome.
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Old 29-10-2012, 20:36
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I don't even know what that is! First thing that came to mind was The Sopranos and bada bing
lol I know it's an OS Samsung make but my knowledge on the subject stops there.
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Old 29-10-2012, 20:38
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I would love to have inductive charging on everything. I hate cables. 100% wireless would be awesome.
Me too I have chargers all over the house for laptops, phones, ebook readers, tablets, game consoles, mp3 players, bluetooth headsets...
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