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Nokia Lumia 920 and Samsung Galaxy S III each take a fast ball in the back

0. phoneArena 16 Jan 2013, 15:57 posted on

Nokia is going all out to prove that the Nokia Lumia 920 is the flagship smartphone that you should switch to and to showoff its durability, the Finnish based manufacturer set up an experiment that had both the Nokia Lumia 920 and the Samsung Galaxy S III get beaned by a fastball in the back; did either phone survive this grusome experiment?...

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posted on 16 Jan 2013, 17:35 2

44. TBomb (Posts: 771; Member since: 28 Dec 2012)


it might just be android hater... not sure though but i agree. I would like to see a nokia android. I know a couple people who prefer android that need a durable phone haha

posted on 16 Jan 2013, 18:01 14

54. chaoticrazor (Posts: 2347; Member since: 28 Aug 2012)


android hater? just because i dont blindly worship it like you lot

i like tech i use whatever i like, you lot believe using android somehow means you can talk down to everyone and ruin the comment section with your fanboyism

posted on 16 Jan 2013, 19:23 1

82. cripton805 (Posts: 1457; Member since: 18 Mar 2012)


Get you head out of your butt hole dude. There were plenty of people happy to see Windows emerge including me. I still am happy for Windows.

You have complained so much, that you have become what you hate. A fanboy.

posted on 17 Jan 2013, 09:04 1

172. chaoticrazor (Posts: 2347; Member since: 28 Aug 2012)


ohh goody another one trying to define me

so what fanboy am i? apple? android? nokia? bb? symbian? wp8? samsung? sony? lg? motorola? the list goes on as i like certain devices from all of these

again i am a tech fanboy, not some child that thinks he's part of the android camp etc

try again

posted on 17 Jan 2013, 20:25

188. cripton805 (Posts: 1457; Member since: 18 Mar 2012)


I stand corrected. A troll.

posted on 18 Jan 2013, 10:34

192. chaoticrazor (Posts: 2347; Member since: 28 Aug 2012)


give some real evidence to your comment as when a fanboy calls me a troll i kinda laugh

basically because im not sucking up to android you need to brand me. open your damn mind seriously this is tech why do you lot force your choice to everyone in every article how about just not comment on the nokia article

ofcourse you will always do this as android fanboys as a whole are the whiniest ones around, love trying to belittle people and have a false sense of superiority due to there choice

posted on 16 Jan 2013, 21:30 4

108. rusticguy (Posts: 2828; Member since: 11 Aug 2012)


Analyze your posts after posts and the number of times you use "You Android Fanboys" in every dam post that you make and it would enlighten you that you are worst kind of fanboy /troll here :)

posted on 16 Jan 2013, 22:22

123. -SEUL8TR- (Posts: 113; Member since: 13 Jan 2013)


Android FTE, and stop you're police Trolling, why hasn't PA given you any warnings, I'm surprised, they should send you to a weeks vacation, stop nagging yore this you're that, just shaaaarap, if you've got nothing else to say and just complain, go get a job at south park...

posted on 17 Jan 2013, 09:06 1

173. chaoticrazor (Posts: 2347; Member since: 28 Aug 2012)


you seem mad bro

ive had warning as ive had it with android fanboys been complete idiots and ruining articles like this. how about you android fanboys just stick to the android ones and let those actually interested in wp8 etc comment on the others

always the same though insecure android fans trying to shove there os down everyones throat

newsflash its not working lots have an open mind unlike you lot

posted on 16 Jan 2013, 21:21 6

106. freebee269 (Posts: 539; Member since: 10 Aug 2012)


please. lol. while samsung makes a wp8 device (thats basically a gs3 with wp8), have you ever seen a samsung ativ s commercial? exactly, me neither. they were first to announce wp8 device and last to put out their device with no marketting. so they might as well not have even made a device.

posted on 16 Jan 2013, 23:02 1

144. MrJerry (Posts: 403; Member since: 05 Oct 2012)


Haters gonna hate

You even doubt that Ativ s is real?

posted on 17 Jan 2013, 08:40

168. TBomb (Posts: 771; Member since: 28 Dec 2012)


There probably isn't any commericals because Android is more popular than windows, so they're not going to spend money where it's not going to help them. just like every other comany doesnt advertise every single phone they make. They choose which ones to advertise based on hopeful sales... not all phones are created to have equal advertising

posted on 17 Jan 2013, 08:58

171. freebee269 (Posts: 539; Member since: 10 Aug 2012)


i agree not all devices are made to spend money on marketting. but the ativ s has 1 advantage to the rest of the windows phones, it's the biggest one. that alone is a good marketting strategy. so it is not a low end phone.

posted on 17 Jan 2013, 11:29

176. TBomb (Posts: 771; Member since: 28 Dec 2012)


I'm sure its a good phone. I'm not trying to bash it or anything. Samsung mustve just decided it wasn't worth advertising it. I don't work there and made the decision so i don't know.

If i did work there, I would allow anyone to choose the model, choose the ram and processor and all that and then choose the OS they want and build their own phone like we can do with computers at home. i built my laptop to match the specifications i wanted and beign able to do that with phones would be sick in my opinon. (That's off topic i know, i jsut wanted to throw my idea out there)

posted on 17 Jan 2013, 17:35 1

185. Bilpocalypse (Posts: 301; Member since: 13 Oct 2012)


That would be pretty sweet. Maybe dual booting could be an option as well.

posted on 16 Jan 2013, 21:53 1

111. -SEUL8TR- (Posts: 113; Member since: 13 Jan 2013)


Stop Trolling you Apple WP8 fanboy!
WP8 is in middle of iOS and OS, in few 4 years time it will become like Android.

posted on 16 Jan 2013, 18:04 14

55. drubicha (Posts: 19; Member since: 08 Jan 2013)


Never stop dreaming for a quality phone running a crap OS? Just switch. It's not really a hard thing to do. The moment you own a Nokia 920, I will bet you jump for joy and regret the years of pain with android.

posted on 16 Jan 2013, 19:27 2

84. Whateverman (Posts: 3271; Member since: 17 May 2009)


Lol! There is no pain with Android, at least not for me. No other OS offers what I'm looking for. Maybe with a little more custimization options... I would possibly give WP a try. But there many things I'm just not feeling either and WP won't allow me to change. So we'll see how it evolves.

posted on 16 Jan 2013, 19:42 8

93. molwood (Posts: 2; Member since: 08 Jan 2013)


Customizing your own tiles to better describe you shines than android's chaotic screen lost in a sea of widgets. Things are done fast in WP UI than than the fragmented android's world.

mycolorscreen.com/2012/09/29/messy-2/

posted on 16 Jan 2013, 21:03 2

105. Whateverman (Posts: 3271; Member since: 17 May 2009)


No, sorry. Just not how I see it. I like having different scrolling effects, 3D animations, changing font sizes and colors, widgets, live wallpaper, the whole nine. The word "fragmented" has no effect on me because I've been happy with every iteration of Android. So getting stuck with any version is fine for me, and if I really want the latest version I know how to root my devices. I can change just about every aspect of my device and make it whatever I want it to be and that's not something I can do on a windows device. My phone, no matter how popular the model, an be completly different from anyone else's of the same model. That works really well for me.

posted on 16 Jan 2013, 21:21 2

107. cripton805 (Posts: 1457; Member since: 18 Mar 2012)


Windows is more chaotic by every means. You have to go into menus menus to make any changes.

One swipe of my notification bar and I have toggles.

Windows uses more tiles than iOS and Android combined. Idk what it is about this mess. It sounds like excuses because I could make my home screen with one widget if I wanted to. Or none at all.

posted on 16 Jan 2013, 22:23 1

124. -SEUL8TR- (Posts: 113; Member since: 13 Jan 2013)


Very true its also very messed up as and jumbled as and all over the place. Very unorganized.

posted on 16 Jan 2013, 21:33 2

109. rusticguy (Posts: 2828; Member since: 11 Aug 2012)


tiles remind me of rolling eyes and dancing monkeys on web pages of 90's. Absolutely chaotic as those web pages were back in 90's.

posted on 16 Jan 2013, 23:13 4

147. cat5e (Posts: 13; Member since: 08 Jan 2013)


android reminds me of MySpace.

posted on 16 Jan 2013, 22:43 1

135. -SEUL8TR- (Posts: 113; Member since: 13 Jan 2013)


Yea following Android foot steps, what's next Quad core, live widgets, ...

posted on 18 Jan 2013, 12:01

195. Bilpocalypse (Posts: 301; Member since: 13 Oct 2012)


While it would be nice to see that option, I don't believe that its going to happen any time soon. I, personally, would like to see one running Sailfish.

posted on 16 Jan 2013, 16:44 4

15. pholocity (Posts: 10; Member since: 13 Jan 2013)


we never saw if the battery on the SIII popped out, think that would be the cause of why the SIII stopped recording.

Nokia needs to just man up and start making Android powered devices

posted on 16 Jan 2013, 17:17 2

32. kselders7 (Posts: 6; Member since: 12 Dec 2011)


They probably would, but before you post things like this, do your research. Nokia was paid by Microsoft, to use there operating system, so it would be kinda hard for them to use another O.S. They are not even allowed to use there Symbian O.S.

posted on 16 Jan 2013, 16:53 9

20. Shino (banned) (Posts: 196; Member since: 23 Jul 2012)


No surpise there. Samsung has always made cheap-looking fragile and all-plastic kinda phones. The only surprise is why is the SG3 sooo expensive?! It's a Samsung, afterall.

posted on 16 Jan 2013, 21:57 1

112. -SEUL8TR- (Posts: 113; Member since: 13 Jan 2013)


Yea and Nokia the connecting people always used mid specs and relying on MS, Nokia is slave to MS. Yea same plastic material but different texture.
O look unibody design hey following copycats of Apple, at least Samsung use high end Exynos chip, unlike Crap dragon commercially typically scrap chip, and also midrange phone with high price.

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