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posted on 30 Nov 2008, 12:09
Let me start by saying I have had it since friday. I havent gotten off of it trying everything I could. I am having to ship mine back because wifi isnt working. Everything else is. Really like phone. Dont find it slow. Works really well.Wish I didnt have to send back.Design 8/10Features 9/10Performance 8/10
- works well
- looks good
- wifi doesnt work
- Screen is poor, Not as good as other phones (Iphone,Storm Touch Pro)
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posted on 30 Nov 2008, 10:27
Omnia By far beats the Iphone
I just picked up the omnia on friday when it first came out. It's an amazing phone loaded with more features i thought it wouldn't even have. It still gets a little laggy once in a while which i don't like.. But other then that its the best phone. If you have 3G your going to love it. It can go on youtube, download movies, and pretty much everything you ever wanted to do :-). It also has GPS, podcasts, and the widgetizer thing is amazing sometimes just for fun i sit there and flick the icon back and forth from the side bar. This is an amazing phoneDesign 10/10Features 10/10Performance 9/10
- 3G is amazing
- 5.0 MP Camera
- Opera Browser
- Touch Screen
- Optical Mouse TOO!
- Still Laggy when texting and when using multiple browsing windows
- Phone turns on in my pocket. (They should of made a lock screen like iphone)
- 3G signal randomly gets disconnected
- Will report back with more info
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posted on 29 Nov 2008, 22:31
this phone has great performance design and features i wish it was in stores so i could see it though that would be awsomeDesign 10/10Features 10/10Performance 10/10
- its the omnia
- no cons
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posted on 29 Nov 2008, 22:28
Best phone i ve ever seen/had there is nothing bad about it (exageration notings perfect) so im going to get it the day it comes outDesign 10/10Features 10/10Performance 10/10
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posted on 29 Nov 2008, 22:26
just look at the pros and cons it will tell you all i need to sayDesign 10/10Features 10/10Performance 10/10
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posted on 29 Nov 2008, 22:21
this phone is truly an all in one phone. the touch wiz was a great idea but the the performance of the touch screen is not the best but it is still good and the stylus was stupid it looks so ugly hanging from that string thing. it also has SMILE recognition which i thaught was kinda wierd but its just an extra
all in all im going to get this phone it amazed me when i saw its feature and i thaught the design was very sleek and thin
GET THIS PHONE ITS AWSOMEDesign 10/10Features 10/10Performance 10/10
- to much to say
- ugly stylus
- ok touch performance
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posted on 29 Nov 2008, 22:15
I receivedmy phone on Nov 28th. I am very impressed with this device. Its an innovative winmo phone with great form factor and interface. The optical mouse is great, very easy to use. The touch media player is very finger friendly and can play back dvd quality movies. I am watching Dark Knight (pirated) on it right now and its awesome! The 5mp camera is great, although I will concede that is doesn't quite live up to expectations. Touch wiz is a fun interface and definitely ands excitement to a normally stale winmo experience.
I think I will be sticking with this device. I upgraded from a voyager wanting something not quite as bulky and something a lot more responsive than the storm ( I am not a fan.) and I found what I wanted. I am just waiting to see if I like the touch pro better.
Right now I would recommend this to anyone who is looking for a touch phone on Verizon Wireless and wants the customization available with winmo 6.1
Hope this review is helpful to you if you are on the fence.Design 10/10Features 9/10Performance 9/10
- Touch Wiz UI.
- Opera Mobile Browser ( Best mobile browser out there imho).
- Touch Media Player is very easy to use.
- Great sound quality on calls.
- Email is a breeze with winmo 6.1
- Battery life hasn't been spectacular, but I have been using the heck out of the phone.
- Stylus can be a bit annoying hanging off of the side of the phone.
- Uses proprietary interface instead of mini or micro usb.
- No dedicated headset jack.
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posted on 29 Nov 2008, 16:40
this phone is so fast and packed with features. thanx vzw. i left tmobile for this one.Design 10/10Features 9/10Performance 9/10
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posted on 29 Nov 2008, 16:12
okay but needs to be faster
i had this phone for about 2 days. still getting use to the landscape qwerty keyboard. downside is that it doesn't have that much apps for it yet.Design 9/10Features 10/10Performance 7/10
- -optical mouse
- -voice quality
- -DivX support
- -Wifi (sometimes it disconnects)
- -signal strenth is not that good (Omnia 1 bar & Dare 3 bars)
- -OS is slow
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posted on 28 Nov 2008, 17:31
I received this phone today at noon and it was shipped back by 3 pm. The phone is a great concept but the OS is horrible. It slowed down to such a pace that I thought it had froze many times. I thought the widgets were a great idea until I used them. They have to be drug back to the main screen to use. Clicking on them in the side view does nothing. Wifi did not work for me. It would not turn on at all. The paper work says it may not work with all wireless routers. Guess I'm just lucky like that!! o the big feature-the camera. 5 mp on a phone- great....but close pictures with flash made them way too light and with any distance I lost the quality of the pics I tried to take of my dogs. The time to take from the time you push the button wasn't bad (much faster than the Storms) but still too slow for any live shots. The accelerometer would stick and show half portrait and half lndscape mode.Design 7/10Features 7/10Performance 2/10
- Almost makes you forget its a Windows Mobile phone.
- Nice camera
- cool enterface
- nice designs when switching from portrait to landscape mode.
- It is a Windows mobile device
- Accelerometer is below par
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posted on 28 Nov 2008, 15:21
Awsome Phone Better then blackberry storm
Phone is awsome way better then blackberry storm,i returned mine the other day, u can order this phone directly trough verizon now instead of waiting till the 8th is when it will be sellin in stores.Design 10/10Features 10/10Performance 10/10
- Everything is awsome especially the mouse thats so sick
- none at this time
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posted on 26 Nov 2008, 17:50
quit posting reviews if you havent even used the phone!Design 10/10Features 10/10Performance 10/10
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posted on 26 Nov 2008, 15:14
Great phone awesome specs, wish it had more Ram, other then that, its nearly a flawless device, I also wish it had an internal stylus but oh well, none of those are deal breakers...going to the store on the 8th to pick mine up!!!Design 10/10Features 10/10Performance 10/10
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posted on 26 Nov 2008, 15:10
What idiots....this phone is nowhere near being anything close to the "instank" it has 8gb of internal memory, 5.0mp camera, FM radio, windows mobile 6.1, Touch wiz interface, did the instinct have any of that???
this phone is capable of way more, then the Instinct, please knoe something about phones before you post a stupid review for a phone you don't know anything about...Design 10/10Features 10/10Performance 10/10
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posted on 26 Nov 2008, 11:59
Please dont put reviews that are stupid ....This is a windows mobile phone......nothing like sprint model you mentioned..Design 10/10Features 10/10Performance 10/10
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