EXCLUSIVE: Verizon upcoming phones – 10MP Android, Storm 3, two tablets and more by the end of the year

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71. java21

Posts: 8; Member since: Aug 24, 2010

VZWProduct Testr, thanks for the insight. regarding verizon smart phones - I have been working at a Verizon store for a new months and am curious how the product compares to the WiMAX smartphone, the Samsung Epic 4G. You are never wrong! Can anyone help me with this?

72. VZWrep68164 unregistered

Thats because the Omnia sucked! "many more things that comes the the samsung territory" what planet are you on where samsung is such a dominant force in the market? Name me one great phone that they've made. What, the Omnia? Omnia 2? Saga? Rogue? Trance? Intensity? Seriously the only one I've been able to recommend in my career selling Verizon has been the Reality and that's just because customers are getting tired of the EnV Touch. My favorite customers are pretentious idiots like yourself who read little blogs and think you know everything. The phone isn't even out yet how can you possibly say it is better than everything else?! You're actually WORSE than people who think the iPhone is a better phone just because it's an iPhone. Oh, and for the record, the iPhone actually has a better screen than any Galaxy S, so not only are you stupid, but also dead wrong. Thanks for playing! P.S. "I'm jumping ship if it doesn't come out next month" A. good luck with any other carrier, and B. good luck with that affecting Verizon's release date.

73. java21

Posts: 8; Member since: Aug 24, 2010

was curious why do say verizon has so many problems, I am new to this industry (just got a job after being unemployed for a year), another poster VZWProductTestr seems knowledgeable. I am not sure who to listen to. Can you or anyone advise me?

84. ohsure unregistered

Verizon testing??? Like the testing done on the Droid X? That's a joke for Verizon to say they test and then put out a phone that is supposed to be Exchange compatible, etc, when it's clearly NOT.

88. dilbert unregistered


6. VZW

Posts: 24; Member since: Nov 02, 2009

The Storm 3 will NOT have Surepress. It will have a 5 Megapixel camera, faster processor, and 512MB are RAM. It looks just the like the Storm 2 but with updates. Yes, it will have 6.0 OS and so will the Curve 3. Also, they will not be called "Storm 3 and Curve 3".

13. LCFUT unregistered

ODIN Refresh from RIM is the 9570 on Verizon. Same SurePress technology but with the Processor and RAM to run OS6. "Storm3" will be a new device with the same touchscreen technology as the 9800 Torch, but with no physical keyboard and updated processor and RAM to latest standards at time of release. OS6 from RIM will not function on the 9550 with its current hardware.

15. LCFUT unregistered

Please see the following article from July of this year with a training slide screenshot from RIMhttp://crackberry.com/blackberry-storm-3-details-shown-training-slide

12. fishpower187

Posts: 88; Member since: Feb 22, 2010

To whomever leaked this info: I hope you got some sort of contingent employment lined up, becuase you will most certainly be found out...and terminated. I don't think violating company privacy rules entitles you to your 99 weeks of unemployment, either. Jackass.

17. rtimi26

Posts: 42; Member since: Mar 16, 2009

so you just confirmed these dates.

41. LMAO unregistered

That was too funny..... I would agree with you. I wouldn't be too upset as this could have been released by the company to create buzz. I'm actually excited for this as an employee. I would rather people know what is coming so I can stop selling phones and have someone exchange it on me within 30 days because a better device for that customer just came out. BRAVO to who did this. :-)

53. VZWProductTestr

Posts: 56; Member since: Jul 03, 2009

Fishpower187, what is your job with Verizon? Do I sense a little jealousy? Its too bad mommy could only pay for community college.

65. iHateCrapple

Posts: 734; Member since: Feb 12, 2010

Not cool.... Not everyone is brought up with a silver spoon d*ckhead!

74. java21

Posts: 8; Member since: Aug 24, 2010

I am following this thread. I wonder why the VZW product testr is so angry...good response.

75. java21

Posts: 8; Member since: Aug 24, 2010

rtimi26 so the dates are good do I trust VZWProductTestr he seems to know everything....not sure - can you advice or is he just smoke and mirrors thanks

86. java21

Posts: 8; Member since: Aug 24, 2010

VZWProductTestr - where ya been....nothing new to tell us? seriously. I thought you knew what you were talking about.

18. LGVX1993

Posts: 260; Member since: Jan 27, 2009

Verizon is not playing any games this year.

64. SirOssis unregistered

Unless it's making pacts with Google to kill the free internet as we know it..... I'm dumping Verizon and Google THEY ARE EVIL!!!!! Please read the following: http://www.huffingtonpost.com/craig-aaron/google-verizon-pact-it-ge_b_676194.html

81. GoogleFan4567 unregistered

SirOssis - you do realize you are quoting the Huffington post, who if I do recall are not really a truly ethical information source, and also if I do recall are compeltely against any kind of corporate gain.... Find us a better source...

20. Joshing4fun

Posts: 1245; Member since: Aug 13, 2010

I just want a phone with a great UI like HTC Sense in a phone like the droid x. If anything on this list turns out like that then i will be very happy.

21. don4545 unregistered

im in love......* . *

22. theking24 unregistered

pre 2? omg global droid 2?omg htc merge?omfg fascinate?omg 2 tablets?omfg cant wait for september

23. zarrel40 unregistered

The rumored 10 MP HTC phone has been seen before, the Sabor for Sprint and the Discover Concept phone shown last August. I hope this is one of those two phones because they sound amazing, I might have to hold off to see if this rumor is true. But the Merge is almost for sure coming now that we have seen screen shots of it in the inventory system and now this.

24. Elephant2000 unregistered

And still no LG Clout VX8370!

45. brikz4real

Posts: 173; Member since: Dec 24, 2008

It's already been released via the Indirect channel.

46. Elephant2000 unregistered

But where is my trusty phonearena.com review! LOL!

25. DroidCLH unregistered

If Moto doesn't deliver with its next big phone i might be jumping ship to HTC's Merge. Things Moto better do, Stock Android or Motoblur that can be turned off, unlocked bootloader, no keyboard or a keyboard so amazing that id have to use it because of its awesomeness.

59. Sniggly

Posts: 7305; Member since: Dec 05, 2009

Dur hurr: Motorola Droid X. Problem solved, except perhaps the bootloader. Why can't you leave a phone alone without fucking with it?

29. som

Posts: 768; Member since: Nov 10, 2009

Blackberry and Palm can't sale if not using Android OS.

32. theking24 unregistered

im preety sure palm can survive with out android all they need is good hardwareand they will be second only to android
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