Did you get a new iPhone for Christmas? Check out these apps
Outside of that, we thought we would pass along a few other apps worth checking out in case you were wondering where to start. Obviously, this is not anywhere near a complete list, and arguably obvious, but it is not a bad starting point for people enjoying their new phone. Throw in your recommendations in the comments below.
Good starter apps for iPhone
3. Seymur (unregistered)
4. Cynipap999 (banned) (Posts: 138; Member since: 15 Nov 2012)
I got a new Galaxy Note 2 (which is equiValent to 3 iPhones) for Christmas, will these 'Starter Apps' work on my 5.5" screen? Can I use my S-Pen with iNotes or to correct the directions on Apple Maps; that S-Pen comes in handy for correcting Apple Maps.
11. jmoney62987 (Posts: 31; Member since: 16 Mar 2010)
But can your 5.5 screen and S-Pen fix the constant crashes the apps via android STILL suffer? Can all the added features such as live wallpapers make up for the constant frustration caused by a phone that freezes? Will the effect of spending $300 on a phone only to have it outdated in six months and have virtually no value be fixed by...S-Voice?
13. sithvenger (banned) (Posts: 371; Member since: 25 Aug 2012)
Dude my iPhone 5 crashed, lagged,had wifi issues, the k on the keyboard pulsed all the time, and lost service a lot. Even tho I love iOS, and still use my iPad 3 which I absolutely love... I sold my ip5 got a gnote 2, and am blown away by it. Long story short iPhones have the same issues man.
15. jmoney62987 (Posts: 31; Member since: 16 Mar 2010)
I had the Droid (pathetic) then the iphone 4 which was great..I wonder if the 5 is having issues. My 4 crashed very rarely. I only assume the Note 2 has the same issues generally as the GS3 which I have had for a month and is a huge headache sometimes. Im happy you like your new phone though!
18. KFear (Posts: 137; Member since: 06 Feb 2012)
The original droid was terrible. If you do your research on android phones and which one to buy, you will have an amazing experience. I work for sprint tech. services. Iphones close apps ALMOST as much as android apps do. Iphones, so far they experience huge signal loss issues. It's becoming a nightmare.
16. JunitoNH (Posts: 956; Member since: 15 Feb 2012)
So what is your point. I sold my Galaxy Nexus, and bought a SGS3, and three month later my phone died due to a motherboard issue. Now I find out several S3 are dying due to same issue, as reported by pocket now. At least yours worked, I have to wait who knows how long before getting a replacement.
14. sithvenger (banned) (Posts: 371; Member since: 25 Aug 2012)
And the gnote 2 isn't equivalent two 3 iPhones dude. I own one its an awesome device, but the iPhone is no slouch either. Even tho it has its hiccups.
7. jimjam (Posts: 242; Member since: 28 Jun 2011)
This has to be the worst post in 2012. Sorry.
8. Droiddoes (unregistered)
Of course I didn't get an iDevice for Xmas, my family and I love each other why would they troll me by getting me an apple novelty?
9. jibraihimi (Posts: 695; Member since: 29 Nov 2011)
This year no itoys for me......... Will see if Apple with come up with some innovations next yr., otherwise for now I'm going for Lumia 920 when it will launch in my country ..........
10. Droiddoes (unregistered)
Hope in one hand, sh*t in the other LOL
12. jmoney62987 (Posts: 31; Member since: 16 Mar 2010)
I got a GS3 for Christmas!!!! Which I will return for an Iphone 5...So...I got one!!!
17. nerdyking (Posts: 6; Member since: 26 Dec 2012)
it would be a curse for me if I got any of the apple product for Christmas...especially iDevices... other tech gifts would do.. even the lame Surface RT... best Christmas gift was a 32GB Nexus 7 from my sister : ) ...
19. BattleBrat (Posts: 1145; Member since: 26 Oct 2011)
iPhone? No (although I do have a 4S) I DID however just order my Xperia Tablet S (YES!)