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Old 05-01-2014, 05:44 PM   #21
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I'll probably get laughed off these forums but my suggestion is BlackBerry. With the new BB10 you can download 90% of Android apps, cannot be touched when it comes to email, physical keyboard with the Q10 ,Q5 or all touch with Z10,Z30 (has the best touch keyboard I have ever used even my 14 yr old daughter loves it, says better than her iphone 5 keyboard). I really don't need a lot of apps but for email text and phone, I truly believe for business, BlackBerry is the phone and now with the ability to get android apps it fills everyone's needs
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Old 05-01-2014, 08:33 PM   #22
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I've always liked windows phones, recently got lg optimus f7 (android) and like it alot
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My son got a windows phone & hates it. He cant figure out how to get apps.
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My carrier is straight talk. So I can use any & they will send a chip.

Current phone is 2 years old. Samsung galaxy (1st gen). Would like to stay on android platform & have lotsa storage.

Was thinking of staying w/ galaxy series and maybe get a 4 or 5.
I use an Iphone 4 with an otterbox case on the chatr service provider.
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I love my iPhone 5. I wouldn't consider anything else.
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Here's something I found on BGR that I thought you'd be interested in: Video: Check out the toughest Android phone the world has ever seen.

Link to the story:
http://bgr.com/2014/05/08/caterpilla...15-smartphone/
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Here's something I found on BGR that I thought you'd be interested in: Video: Check out the toughest Android phone the world has ever seen.

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http://bgr.com/2014/05/08/caterpilla...15-smartphone/
I just use a iphone 4 with an otter box good enough for me!
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I just use a iphone 4 with an otter box good enough for me!
Problem with that is that you're still stuck with a crappy iphooey.
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Not so Robert!
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My buddy with his iPhone is constantly tell me how jealous he is of my S4, the bigger screen, the better camera, SD card for storage, nicer camera...

What do I know though?
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My buddy with his iPhone is constantly tell me how jealous he is of my S4, the bigger screen, the better camera, SD card for storage, nicer camera...

What do I know though?
Lol who really cares phones were invented for talking anways...

That's all I do on mine talking... and no texting...
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I paid for the phone and I take full advantage of it. It is a great business tool. If the client has a wireless printer you can print from your phone to their printer. I keep my business expenses on it along with my account balances and quarterly reports. I do things on the fly so at the end of the quarter all I do is hit print. No sorting receipts.
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Samsung Note 3. Awesome if you need to access files, especially if you dropbox everything. I can pull up any file I own in 2 seconds from anywhere. Screen is huge, great for PDF's. The stylus is great for drawing on photos, then you can send them off as a text or email attachents. It is a large device but I love it! I have had many different "smart" phones over the past ten years and the note 3 is the best one by far that I have used.
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Not so Robert!
Does the otterbox suddenly make the iphooey into an S5?
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Does the otterbox suddenly make the iphooey into an S5?
Who cares?
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Lol who really cares phones were invented for talking anways...

That's all I do on mine talking... and no texting...
That was me until a couple years ago. Texting definitely has its place. It is great for archiving information. Measurements, material selections etc.
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Does the otterbox suddenly make the iphooey into an S5?
I don't use an Otterbox. I use a Speck card case!
Guess you you had to Google that one huh?
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My carrier is straight talk. So I can use any & they will send a chip.

Current phone is 2 years old. Samsung galaxy (1st gen). Would like to stay on android platform & have lotsa storage.

Was thinking of staying w/ galaxy series and maybe get a 4 or 5.
LG Intuition has been working great for me. No removable SD card or battery which means fewer gaps for FOD and it has a large internal memory. Ive also used it several times to run diagnostic tests on vehicles for myself and friends using the Torque app. The pics/vid quality is amazing too.

The only phone case I have ever used for it is a ziplock sandwich bag. You can leave the bag on while using the phone to type, take pics, and even talk.
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galaxy s5 is good
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Old 06-01-2014, 11:14 AM   #40
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Samsung Note 3. The iphone is only if you aren't tech savvy. If you are a power user the iphone is like a child's toy. The screen size alone rules it out.

The data sharing between apps is really what sets Android apart.

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