Bought the perfect phone already, or still don't know what to get?

We would really love to hear some input from you guys. Is anyone of you planning on getting a new phone in the near future, or are you perfectly content with the one you use now...
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48. jroc74

Posts: 6023; Member since: Dec 30, 2010

Welp...for my wants n needs....something by Motorola. Although the Tegra 3 and that 5th core seems to be living up to the battery life claims. All I would need is decent reception and I'm sold. I probably wanna wait til VoLTE comes out, unless its still a few years away. But...the beauty of a family plan is I will have 3 upgrades available by then if I hold out. I have one right now...but I'm patient. Yea I have the perfect phone...for right And yes its is perfect!!! Perfect for me...the RAZR. Do wish I woulda held out and got the Maxx. That would be more perfect for me.

50. Mozarrt

Posts: 301; Member since: Oct 08, 2011

I'm very unhappy with Android, I think I'm going to trade my Xperia S in for a Lumia 800.

55. protozeloz

Posts: 5396; Member since: Sep 16, 2010

though you had A galaxy S2...... try the Nexus maybe?

57. Mozarrt

Posts: 301; Member since: Oct 08, 2011

No, the Nexus is inferior (apart from the software) to the Xperia S. I could actually just wait for the Apollo devices, that might be a better idea. ICS could improve my experience aswell with a bit of luck. Guess I'm not really a fan of open ecosystems.

59. protozeloz

Posts: 5396; Member since: Sep 16, 2010

oh well, I'm a blind nexus fan boy (I guess). If Galaxy S3 wont meet my expectations(see above) I'll buy the Nexus, I actually like the device for some reason (except for the camera I really wanted a sharp camera). maybe Jelly Bean will make the OS even more comfortable (I like the "swiping standard" on 4.0) maybe The S3 does something nice, I don't think I'm ready for Widows Phone for now, but seems to be working for many. and nokia will be the best choice for that OS also you haven't tried ICS have you? hopefully they keep as much stock as possible I really enjoy it (CM9 alpha)

73. remixfa

Posts: 14605; Member since: Dec 19, 2008

the nexus has a bigger 720p screen, the stronger Omap chipset, a surprisingly capable camera (dont let the 5mpx fool ya), and its best feature is all that stock updating direct from google. And even though its the most "open" android device, its also the most "controlled", since its the only one that recieves direct updates from the big G, and diverts from manufacturer/carrier BS. What can the Xperia really do better to say that?

51. kylehudsons

Posts: 53; Member since: Apr 04, 2012

waiting for SGS3 to decide either S3 or 1X.....

52. henrickrw

Posts: 408; Member since: Sep 16, 2011

Incredible. From all the phones on the earth PA puts someone hoding an Iphone Crap. Galaxy S2 & Galaxy Note (International Versions) are the best until the Galaxy S3 rules.

53. Mozarrt

Posts: 301; Member since: Oct 08, 2011

Or perhaps you are a little biased?

56. protozeloz

Posts: 5396; Member since: Sep 16, 2010

there is no need to go there just for a picture, I actually find it fitting

58. christianqwerty

Posts: 467; Member since: May 05, 2011

First I picked the blackberry torch 9800 January 2011, the slider broke, thus AT&T giving me a Samsung focus. The Samsung focus had problems after 8 moths , I was in the process of returning it, but shattered the screen. Then for Christmas, I used my sisters upgrade and got the iPhone 4s, I really wish I would have gotten the blackberry bold 9900, but too late

60. ltavaress

Posts: 30; Member since: Feb 20, 2012

My HTC HD2 is almost 3 years old!!! Im so proud of it but I'm planning on buying the One X, even tho it's not perfect right now there are rumors about a major OTA update that'll improve camera quality, battery and stuff

65. Nonono

Posts: 22; Member since: Mar 26, 2012

Funny how PA makes the picture for this article an iphone haha im starting to get why people give them crap for being biased

66. InspectorGadget80 unregistered

I purhcase my Motorola Atrix last Feb already 1 yr old it's been great. waiting for the SONY iON to launch hopefully in April. Matching all my Sony products from Play Station 3 to my SONY Xperia iOn also be getting the SONY Walkman Z Android Mp3 player. later in this year hopefully I will buy the SONY S next year will be a SONY BRAVIA TV.


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69. RiseAgainst94

Posts: 281; Member since: Mar 03, 2012

Though I like Android and it's customization ability I really like and see potential in Windows Phones. I'll be buying the Nokia Lumia 900 this week, though it is not a perfect phone. If it were equipped with the N8's 12mp camera, then we'd be talking, oh well. HTC One X is pretty enticing, but I'm tired of waiting to upgrade.

74. BattleBrat

Posts: 1476; Member since: Oct 26, 2011

I had the Driod 1 since shortly after launch, used until I got the RAZR, although I did play with a Droid X for a bit. The RAZR has been perfect so far, I think I'll use it till the contract is up. I plan on buying the iPhone 5, only to use it as a glorified iPod touch, the RAZR shall remain my phone, I will admit, the urge to swap 4g sim cards will be great (4g verizon devices have sim cards) I plan on getting a tablet at the end of this week, an ARCHOS G9 101 10 inch tablet, dual core TI A9 processor @ 1.5 GHZ 1 gb ram and 8 gb memory. (expandable, possibly to 72gb, we'll see) ICS out of the box, and a $320 price Tag, $50 less than my 64gb iTouch

77. dmn666

Posts: 244; Member since: Oct 19, 2011

I'd buy an S4 powered Xperia if it comes out in next 2/3 months. Otherwise, One X is gonna get my money. Captivate/Galaxy S was a pure garbage, so Samsung can take my sh*t for now.

79. quryous

Posts: 106; Member since: Mar 07, 2012

From the title: The "Best" phone does not exist, yet. It, like tomorrow, never comes.
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