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Giveaway: Optimus G, PHOTON Q and Galaxy Victory for Sprint #2

0. phoneArena posted on 07 Dec 2012, 07:58

As promised, here's our second giveaway, where, thanks to our partners from Sprint, we'll be presenting you with three marvelous smartphones: the LG Optimus G, the Motorola PHOTON Q and the Samsung Galaxy Victory! As a reminder, next week we'll be giving away a total of 4 handsets - these three here, plus an LG Mach. What better way there is to end the year...

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posted on 03 Dec 2012, 14:17

151. R3537L1F3 (Posts: 7; Member since: 22 Sep 2012)


Which smartphone feature is most valuable to me? LED notification light.

After recieving a phone without one I found that was for more usefull than wether or not my battery was removable. The notification light helps when a phone is not loud enough or the vibration isn't strong enough. That little light has become extremely valuable.

posted on 03 Dec 2012, 14:27

152. burnik (Posts: 13; Member since: 07 Dec 2010)


Most important for me is the display.

posted on 03 Dec 2012, 14:36

153. zegarek (Posts: 6; Member since: 02 Oct 2012)


Motorola Photon Q 4G LTE. Oh yes, that swaggy-swell one.

I hang around the corridor and there sounds a beep. Everybody pulls out the smarties and get disappointed. Only I stay still with the smartie. Everyone staring at me. No moves, no sounds, not even whispers. I slowly unlock the screen - thhhh-cht - read the message. Everyone expecting me to start poking and deleting for some time - oh no. Another thhh-cht and they stunned. Jelly. Precise, soundless, soft, responsive, fast and never missing keyboard. Look up at me, mortals.

The most valuable feature for me is the reliability it offers - I want my phone to do what i poke it to. When I swipe - I don't want to see the previous picture or hear previous song anymore, I want the next one immediately. When I type - I want to be typed exactly what I pressed. And when I surf I want to see the site I chose before I change my mind. And when I need to call in the late evening I don't want to be afraid of battery being down.
That is what we all want our smartphones to have, not only out of the box but also out of the pocket after months. That's what is not so obvious unfortunately.

posted on 03 Dec 2012, 14:41

154. totalkaos (Posts: 1; Member since: 03 Dec 2012)


Processing speed is most valuable for me, followed by camera

posted on 03 Dec 2012, 14:48

155. megadirk (Posts: 33; Member since: 28 Jul 2011)


The Camera

posted on 03 Dec 2012, 14:57

156. ThurgoodJenkins (Posts: 7; Member since: 17 Jun 2011)


email!

posted on 03 Dec 2012, 15:02

157. CapnPez (Posts: 1; Member since: 30 Oct 2012)


I enjoy a device with a large screen, decent camera, and can do regular tasks without hiccups.

posted on 03 Dec 2012, 15:13

158. georgevillanueva (Posts: 7; Member since: 12 Feb 2012)


The smartphone feature most valuable to me is browsing the web

posted on 03 Dec 2012, 15:15

159. JewBakaUCFG (Posts: 176; Member since: 25 Sep 2012)


As with the first contest, my answer is the same. Longevity. There's no point being stuck with a phone on contract if it doesn't last. Software, hardware and appeal all must remain in my favor and working for a full two years.

posted on 03 Dec 2012, 15:23

160. thunder18 (Posts: 140; Member since: 06 Aug 2009)


future-proof specs. The quad core processor should all but guarantee it.

posted on 03 Dec 2012, 15:39

161. Gamr425 (Posts: 11; Member since: 10 May 2012)


The processor, it has to be fast ... like the Optimus G

posted on 03 Dec 2012, 15:43

162. gbaby1211 (Posts: 6; Member since: 29 Oct 2012)


I gotta say I am a huge fan of the camera, point and shoots are getting overrun and im in need of a better phone camera.

posted on 03 Dec 2012, 15:44

163. pedfedup (Posts: 4; Member since: 27 Nov 2012)


I think the processor is the most important.

posted on 03 Dec 2012, 15:55

164. HamasMane (Posts: 5; Member since: 06 Jan 2012)


A good ol physical keyboard

posted on 03 Dec 2012, 16:06

165. Izzy_V (Posts: 216; Member since: 07 Jul 2012)


Still the processing speed with battery life and screen size right behind.

posted on 03 Dec 2012, 16:16

166. irellemot (Posts: 109; Member since: 29 Nov 2012)


Great battery life and having to be well built.

posted on 03 Dec 2012, 16:17

167. andynaija (Posts: 982; Member since: 08 Sep 2012)


The 4G LTE!

posted on 03 Dec 2012, 16:18

168. fistigons (Posts: 354; Member since: 11 Feb 2012)


Battery life and camera quality. Everything the LG Optimus G has.

posted on 03 Dec 2012, 16:24

169. Deadeye37 (Posts: 192; Member since: 25 Jan 2011)


Give me Usability & Speed!

posted on 03 Dec 2012, 16:33

170. SnaptSchutt (Posts: 15; Member since: 29 Nov 2012)


Battery life because have to proactively browse less because that's a battery killer (and I don't have a RAZR Maxx).

posted on 03 Dec 2012, 16:34

171. fur0n (Posts: 75; Member since: 13 Jun 2012)


i like being able to always take my phone with me. so i like battery life of the phone so that i will always have access to read phonearena from anywhere.

posted on 03 Dec 2012, 16:42

172. daflash34 (Posts: 4; Member since: 02 Dec 2012)


Battery life by far.

posted on 03 Dec 2012, 16:45

173. jdrevolution (Posts: 87; Member since: 07 Oct 2011)


a large screen with the best color quality.

posted on 03 Dec 2012, 16:54

174. dex-4 (Posts: 22; Member since: 09 Dec 2010)


Quad core with fast multitasking.

posted on 03 Dec 2012, 17:10

175. coose23 (Posts: 3; Member since: 30 Nov 2012)


OPTIMUS !!!

All about the software ! User friendly and built for it !

JELLY BEAN !!!!

posted on 03 Dec 2012, 17:11

176. ngo2dd (Posts: 896; Member since: 08 Jul 2011)


the great screen

posted on 03 Dec 2012, 17:11

177. ngo2dd (Posts: 896; Member since: 08 Jul 2011)


the great screen

posted on 03 Dec 2012, 17:17

178. magnumch (Posts: 12; Member since: 26 Nov 2012)


data connection

posted on 03 Dec 2012, 17:26

179. Csuccess12 (Posts: 3; Member since: 26 Nov 2012)


LG Optimus G for me. It has a ton of internal storage. Plus it has enough ram to run multiple apps without much lag. I would use the Optimus G as a computer by adding Bluetooth mouse and keyboard. With the Optimus G in my hands, I can continue on my path of success.

posted on 03 Dec 2012, 17:28

180. pbmader (Posts: 8; Member since: 03 Dec 2012)


Just 1 feature?!?!? I'll go with 4G LTE. Really fast internet on a phone is an amazing thing.

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