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HTC DROID DNA visits the FCC, may launch December 6th

0. phoneArena 05 Nov 2012, 19:27 posted on

Not only did the HTC DROID DNA visit the FCC, but there is now speculation that the device will launch on December 6th; this will certainly be a beastly model witrh a quad-core 1.5 GHz processor and 2GB of RAM on board to go with that 5 inch 1080p screen...

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posted on 06 Nov 2012, 02:46 1

33. Berzerk000 (Posts: 4275; Member since: 26 Jun 2011)


http://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/irregardless

I call shenanigans.

posted on 06 Nov 2012, 03:27

35. KParks23 (Posts: 639; Member since: 13 Oct 2010)


it says right in ur link its not a word! that regardless is..LOL sorry u guys missed the humor in my post

posted on 06 Nov 2012, 05:14

37. Berzerk000 (Posts: 4275; Member since: 26 Jun 2011)


"The most frequently repeated remark about it is that 'there is no such word.' There is such a word, however."

You should read more carefully. It says it IS a word, just not hugely accepted as of yet.

posted on 06 Nov 2012, 06:13

39. KParks23 (Posts: 639; Member since: 13 Oct 2010)


its not proper english so its not a word. the proper word is regardless.. it only says its accepted as a word because people are retarded and keep using it in other words its slang. Y U MAD BRO?

posted on 06 Nov 2012, 08:09 1

42. Berzerk000 (Posts: 4275; Member since: 26 Jun 2011)


I never said it was proper English, I said it was a word. My point still stands on the fact that your original statement, saying "irregardless" wasn't a word, is wrong.

Y U USE WORN OUT AND STUPID INTERNET SAYINGS BRO?

posted on 06 Nov 2012, 10:59

51. KParks23 (Posts: 639; Member since: 13 Oct 2010)


O ok my bad I mean... Y U MAD BRUH?

posted on 06 Nov 2012, 05:53

38. skier51423 (Posts: 1; Member since: 06 Nov 2012)


Your phone did not misspell 'grammar'... you did =)

On a side note, why does it always seem like the grammar police are equally guilty of flubbing up the English language?

posted on 05 Nov 2012, 23:36 1

29. KingKurogiii (Posts: 5711; Member since: 23 Oct 2011)


HAHAHA! someone needs to make a trip to Walgreen's for some Ointment because he just got BURHURHURNED! xD

posted on 05 Nov 2012, 23:03

24. Joshing4fun (Posts: 1237; Member since: 13 Aug 2010)


Making fun of someone over grammar... Who's really the cool one here?

posted on 06 Nov 2012, 03:25

34. KParks23 (Posts: 639; Member since: 13 Oct 2010)


Me :)

posted on 05 Nov 2012, 19:48

6. androiddownsouth (Posts: 598; Member since: 02 May 2012)


Once I fuse my DNA with the HTC Droid DNA, I shall become the all powerful.......um, yeah, forgot where I was going with that, but the HTC Droid DNA will still kick serious a$$!!!!!!!!!!

posted on 05 Nov 2012, 23:39 1

30. KingKurogiii (Posts: 5711; Member since: 23 Oct 2011)


please don't become a Droid infused Supervillain, the world has already got enough problems.

posted on 06 Nov 2012, 06:17

40. KParks23 (Posts: 639; Member since: 13 Oct 2010)


yeah his names OBAMA

posted on 06 Nov 2012, 10:29

50. KingKurogiii (Posts: 5711; Member since: 23 Oct 2011)


just don't even go there.

posted on 06 Nov 2012, 08:41

43. androiddownsouth (Posts: 598; Member since: 02 May 2012)


Don't worry man, I'm all about tech, and right now, Android has the best tech imo. WP8 could be awesome, and Apple is always capable of making really cool stuff, IF they could gtfo of the courtroom lol.

posted on 05 Nov 2012, 19:49

7. The_Innovation (Posts: 610; Member since: 18 Jul 2012)


I only have one question.

Where, is Harvy Dent....

Just kidding. I'm actually curious on what the battery capacity is with all these "beastly" features. Because they're useless if the phone doesn't last.

posted on 05 Nov 2012, 19:50

9. androiddownsouth (Posts: 598; Member since: 02 May 2012)


Current speculation is a 2500mah battery, which isn't bad. Hopefully this is the case, b/c otherwise it will have the 2020mah battery the J Butterfly does in Japan, which is not so nice.....

posted on 05 Nov 2012, 20:06

12. greekmanx (Posts: 16; Member since: 06 Oct 2012)


it is 2500mah battery

posted on 05 Nov 2012, 19:51 1

10. darkskoliro (Posts: 1077; Member since: 07 May 2012)


My holy grail is coming!

posted on 05 Nov 2012, 20:22 1

15. mydi.maus (unregistered)


come to papa...

posted on 05 Nov 2012, 21:17

18. Twisted247 (Posts: 282; Member since: 12 Oct 2012)


hopefully HTC pulls it off with this one. Can't wait to see how it does when I head to the Local Verizon to drool upon it! Not to mention after this badboy launches It'll be nice to see what the competition within android fires back with!

posted on 05 Nov 2012, 21:34 1

20. GALAXY-STORM (Posts: 328; Member since: 13 Oct 2012)


only 2020mah battery? seriously not enough for a 5 inch quad core behemoth.

posted on 06 Nov 2012, 14:56

57. greekmanx (Posts: 16; Member since: 06 Oct 2012)


2500mah

posted on 05 Nov 2012, 22:26

22. pikapowerize (banned) (Posts: 1869; Member since: 03 May 2012)


the DNA of a beast!! wow.. likey!

posted on 05 Nov 2012, 23:07 1

25. MorePhonesThanNeeded (Posts: 645; Member since: 23 Oct 2011)


The jury is still out on that 2500mAh battery, it still seems too paltry for a phone this size and packing such a high density LCD. I seriously hope that S4 Pro is a power miser and that Super LCD screen doesn't use much power for this thing to last anywhere near 8 hours of regular usage, which is garbage on a phone this big. Big batteries are a must, Motorola has shown that this is key, even the Note II comes with a 3100mAh battery, why HTC why would you shoot your greatest phone by spec standards in the foot before it even gets out of the gate?

I swear it's like some Android manufacturers go to lunch on some part of the decision making when it comes to their kick ass products. Motorola tends to do that when it comes to cameras, HTC does it with measly batteries, Samsung does it when it comes to having sturdy outer shells...what the hell is wrong with these guys?

posted on 05 Nov 2012, 23:19 1

26. downbeat4 (Posts: 94; Member since: 03 Dec 2010)


I got to use this device tonight at a VZW quarterly kickoff....it's badass! It's VERY light and considering its a 5" screen, it's easy to use with one hand. Also saw the Note 2 (real big), the HTC 8x and Lumnia 822 which got me thinking about given MS a shot, but when I saw the DNA I was sold. The screen is unreal, the OS is snappy and the camera was impressive. I got caught trying to snap a photo of it. The rep wasn't too happy with me...to put it mildly. We have some nice devices coming to the line up, but the DNA is a standout fo sho!!

posted on 06 Nov 2012, 09:25 1

45. greekmanx (Posts: 16; Member since: 06 Oct 2012)


I was there also it was an amazing phone I was sold on the Note 2 until I played with the DNA and now I want that phone it is amazing looking.

posted on 06 Nov 2012, 09:55

46. McLTE (Posts: 876; Member since: 18 Oct 2011)


Ugh.. now you've got me thinking.. Note II or the DNA???

I'm generally not all that impressed with HTC phones and their UI, though my wife LOVES them.

I was really impressed with my brother's Note II.. the size is BIG.. but its' great for web pages and the S-pen is awesome!

I'm not sure what to do now..

posted on 06 Nov 2012, 12:41

55. downbeat4 (Posts: 94; Member since: 03 Dec 2010)


I walked away from the Nokia table thinking "im gonna go for it", but then I held the DNA and quickly changed my mind.

posted on 06 Nov 2012, 14:57

58. greekmanx (Posts: 16; Member since: 06 Oct 2012)


like windows phone 8, don't love it myself. But apps are what do it for me need dropbox which they dont have only a viewer. and other apps I use regularly but Nokia on Verizon is tempting

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