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GIVEAWAY: Optimus G, PHOTON Q and Galaxy Victory for Sprint

0. phoneArena 30 Nov 2012, 07:49 posted on

It's almost time for holidays and we're already in the mood for presents! And this time, thanks to our partners from Sprint, we're giving not one, but a total of three wonderful smartphones: the LG Optimus G, Motorola PHOTON Q and Samsung Galaxy Victory! Actually, this will be just this week. The next one we'll be doing a second giveaway, once again with a unit of each of these three models; and the week after that, we'll be giving away these three, plus an LG Mach, which means that for these three weeks, we'll be presenting you with a total of 10 devices! Talk about a great start of the holiday season...

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posted on 26 Nov 2012, 09:09

27. Subzero (Posts: 1; Member since: 26 Nov 2012)

The most Valueable feature in a smartphone has to be the processor speed with no doubt, the speed of the processor effects every other aspect of the phone, how fast apps load, how fast the web browser runs, etc. Think about it, how much of a good phone would the iPhone 4 be if it was givin a 600mHz processor, it would be pretty crappy, without a fast processor speed, things of the phone slow down and become saggy and not a great user experience at all.

posted on 26 Nov 2012, 09:11

28. Noble_One (Posts: 60; Member since: 18 Aug 2012)

Screen and timely updates!

posted on 26 Nov 2012, 09:12

29. JayTavarez91 (Posts: 8; Member since: 13 Oct 2009)

The Optimus G from LG would be my cup of tea simply because it has everything a "High-end phone" in todays market would have. The SnapDragon S4 Pro processor, 4.7 HD screen, 2 GB of RAM && a 13 MP shooter! It completely sh*t on my phone lol ..

posted on 26 Nov 2012, 09:13

30. GmoneyAT (Posts: 5; Member since: 15 Dec 2010)

Internet access is easily most important.

posted on 26 Nov 2012, 09:15

31. mas11 (Posts: 1034; Member since: 30 Mar 2012)

Battery life, a phone that's constantly charging isn't mobile.

posted on 26 Nov 2012, 09:16

32. bntran0410 (Posts: 5; Member since: 26 Nov 2012)

Reliable Internet connectivity....I'm in a poor signal building with 4G right outside so I need a phone that can hold the signal in a metal box!

posted on 26 Nov 2012, 09:18

33. LordDavon (Posts: 136; Member since: 19 Sep 2011)

I got my nephew the Optimus G for Christmas (already gave it to him), and he can't put it down. Would love one myself. :)

As for the contest: Multitasking is a must! The ability to write an email, while reading a document, is why my smartphones are Android.

posted on 26 Nov 2012, 09:25

34. rsolomonjr1 (Posts: 8; Member since: 26 Jul 2012)

most important feature: call quality.

posted on 26 Nov 2012, 09:26

35. ngo2dd (Posts: 896; Member since: 08 Jul 2011)

It has to be the display. That is the one thing I look at everyday.

posted on 26 Nov 2012, 09:26

36. ProlificZ21 (Posts: 6; Member since: 28 Jun 2008)

LG Optimus G is the the most valuable with what it provides for its price tag.

posted on 26 Nov 2012, 09:28

37. NestorCampos89 (Posts: 5; Member since: 15 Oct 2012)

The feature that I look for in a phone is the ability to keep me entertain while im bored.

posted on 26 Nov 2012, 09:29

38. DLO52 (Posts: 2; Member since: 26 Nov 2012)

sound and voice quality is important to me.

posted on 26 Nov 2012, 09:29

39. Daimious (Posts: 4; Member since: 03 Nov 2012)

Internet access

posted on 26 Nov 2012, 09:32

40. bomb3r (Posts: 1; Member since: 26 Nov 2012)

LG Optimus G. Im trying to choose a new phone and it is the best out of these three. Hopefully get the phone because I need one.

posted on 26 Nov 2012, 09:37

41. Troysyx (Posts: 181; Member since: 30 Jul 2012)

Its ability to keep up with me. The LG Optimus G's quad core processor and two gigs of ram would fly for me, with no stutters or hiccups.

posted on 26 Nov 2012, 09:38

42. taunjaswenson (Posts: 13; Member since: 30 Jul 2012)

Definitely the camera, so that i can take pictures of my little guy :)

posted on 26 Nov 2012, 09:38

43. Kelley71 (Posts: 87; Member since: 26 Nov 2012)

The Operating System is the most important feature to me. Having or being able to put some version of Linux (including Android) on the phone is a must.

Hardware wise, a keyboard (or lack thereof) is the feature that plays most into my interest (or lack thereof) when I see a new model. It takes a device the size of the Note before I can type comfortably and reliably on the screen, and between text, email and the Terminal Emulator, I type a lot.

That is followed by the battery, screen, processor, sd card and cellular radios.

Sealed batteries and lack of a mini-SD card are enough to send me away from a device--which is why I still carry an Epic and await its true successor.

posted on 30 Nov 2012, 08:07

481. Kelley71 (Posts: 87; Member since: 26 Nov 2012)

Just to drive home the Operating System... I've had to leave my Epic with Sprint for a few days for repairs, and activated an old off-contract Evo 4G that used to be my second line. With 4.1.2 Jelly Bean courtesy of Cyanogenmod 10, this poster-child-for-poor-battery-life actually makes it through a day of moderate use consuming just 1/3 of its charge now.

That said, I still can't wait to have the hardware keyboard to type on again.

posted on 26 Nov 2012, 09:39

44. MattGioff (Posts: 11; Member since: 26 Nov 2012)

The LG Optimus G is the most important phone to me. Since I have a one hour, fifteen minute commute from Annapolis, MD to Washington, DC, the huge 4.7 inch HD screen is perfect for all the movies and tv shows I catch up on during the bus ride, and the quad core 1.5 ghz processor would help out with my shadowgun binges on the 35 mile trek through traffic on route 50. And while the camera on my phone currently is ok, the 13 megapixel shooter would be a nice upgrade that would come in handy for better documenting the spectacles I witness on the streets of DC which can be either astounding or atrocious, and every so often atrociously astounding.

I'd be so psyched to get picked for the LG Optimus G! Help me out phoneArena.com!

posted on 26 Nov 2012, 09:40

45. nicholassss (Posts: 368; Member since: 10 May 2012)

Internet connection/data. What good is a smart phone otherwise?

posted on 26 Nov 2012, 09:41

46. e.wvu (unregistered)

RAM because I multitask a lot on my phone during the day.

posted on 26 Nov 2012, 09:41

47. corgilot (Posts: 8; Member since: 25 Sep 2012)

though Screen resolution is very high on my list, I would have to say that processing speed/capability is probably the most important. This helps with the multitasking that I do a TON of throughout the day!

posted on 26 Nov 2012, 09:42

48. ajerkdude (Posts: 3; Member since: 26 Nov 2012)


posted on 26 Nov 2012, 09:45

49. thenoodge (Posts: 32; Member since: 01 Sep 2011)

speed i want a phone that doesnt lag up when i am using it

posted on 26 Nov 2012, 09:48

50. cnyte (Posts: 28; Member since: 24 Nov 2012)

the LG Optimus G screen high resolution is the most valuable!

posted on 26 Nov 2012, 09:51

51. dc296gsr (Posts: 17; Member since: 20 Nov 2009)

LOTS of RAM, something my Epic 4G does not have nearly enough of.

posted on 26 Nov 2012, 09:54

52. Darnelll (Posts: 19; Member since: 27 Dec 2011)

The most important smartphone feature is the processor for me; therefore the LG Optimus G would be perfect for me with its quad core processor humming along inside. I currently have a hour long commute that I use for mobile gaming and I like to play the intense graphically driven games like Shadowgun and Dead Space. If I had the LG Optimus G I could avoid the agonizingly long load screens and gameplay hiccups.

Please pick me, Phone Arena! It would make me so happy!

posted on 26 Nov 2012, 09:54

53. Orbitman (Posts: 110; Member since: 09 Oct 2011)

data connectivity; I gotta stay connected!!!

posted on 26 Nov 2012, 09:55

54. Markechio (Posts: 3; Member since: 26 Nov 2012)

the screen resolution has to be the most important feature to me

posted on 26 Nov 2012, 09:56

55. khizar666 (Posts: 9; Member since: 08 Dec 2010)

optimus g ofcourse

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