Verizon iPhone 4: all the coverage - in one place

The Verizon iPhone 4 roll-out wasn't accompanied with the endless lines and waiting of previous iPhone launches, but it nevertheless attracted many users. And no wonder why – iOS has become a robust platform and the App Store has more than 400,000 apps…
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10. DROIDX0430

Posts: 469; Member since: Nov 24, 2010

good job!! you went for the cheeze!! I would bet everyone in phonearena has iphones and this is a blog for apple.

14. hawk62

Posts: 320; Member since: Nov 21, 2009

Why do u android loving fools get some upset over the iphone? It must be because you know it is a better phone.

16. DJLegacy2k5

Posts: 212; Member since: Jan 28, 2011

Only one person mentioned Android. I would take any smart phone over an iPhone due to cost and the lack of features. You bring up Android because you fully know that Android is much better but you have to defend your overpaying for a shit ass iPhone so you dont then call yourself a tool.

25. giantgnome

Posts: 67; Member since: Feb 11, 2011

Actually it was mainly one guy who was ranting over the iPhone.

19. Slammer

Posts: 1515; Member since: Jun 03, 2010

@djlegacy2k5, I can understand your concern and can agree with most of your post. however, I think it's a little harsh to call these people "pathetic". @BS, I think djlegacy2k5 was a little harsh in calling buyers of the iPhone pathetic. But I do call the iPhone a trend that has fed off the renewed interest of the younger generation. I get tired of posting this same thread but I feel my opinion is not shy from the reality. Bernie babies, furbies, tickle me elmos, pet rocks, hula hoops. I could go on. The Apple iPhone falls into the category of above because, it has been fueled by continual interest from people that must have what everyone's talking about. The iPhone is kept alive by the cult following of people that originally purchased the first iPhone. It has now bled into luring the inquisitive. Because the iPhone was released on one carrier, subscribers of other carriers have lusted on having what they couldn't have on their carrier. This keeps the elevated interest alive. If the iPhone had been offered on multiple carriers from the start, we would indeed be looking at a different aspect of how the iPhone is perceived. After awhile, People do grow bored of having something once everyone has gotten possession of the same product. As long as the want is still here, the iPhone will continue to pump interest into it. This is why the products of infatuation and fad I mentioned died after the hype. Everyone obtained what was a rage. Now it is no longer relevant. The iphone's current rage, will be it's weakness once fully integrated among the world. Because, in reality, it really falls short of the open platform that most of the population actually supports. All senses get lost in the heat of passion and once the passion subsides, senses return. Well, what about Android? Android is not of the same hype. Android is of an entity in which has become the standard of the population of all age groups. It is integrated across many more hardware choices which is reflective of the user's personality."Customization" if you will. And without the need to modify. John B. I John B.

33. addie

Posts: 2; Member since: Feb 08, 2011

yes! we know that iphone is over the top..but pls stop it!! getting BORED to hear every minute about it....js a little upgrade, busy like hell..mb Apple lack of idea!!! i thing better u just change the name (iphone 4 to iphone 4.5) for every upgrade and so on...anyway still hate it!!!!!

34. jr unregistered

I have the Droid x and just bought the Iphone for verizon my droid can do way more than the iphone but I also have to reset it a lot. I'm selling the iphone on ebay right now cause people are paying crazy money for it. When iphone 5 comes out I will get it just so I don't have the bugs that my droid x does. I want a phone that works and I'm not always messing with.

36. ILikeBubbles

Posts: 525; Member since: Jan 17, 2011

hey i respect the iPhone and Apple in the way that they offer, which to me is a challenge to keep Google and Android on their toes. ^^ i'll admit that the iPhone 4 is some impressive hardware but haven't liked the apple os since i played with the first version (granted i haven't since then but... i still love Android ^^).

37. kdlj

Posts: 19; Member since: Jun 23, 2009

I dont care what anybody says. Ever since the IPhone came out, there has been a phone every or almost every month that has tried to compete with the Iphone. Many have suceeded, yes. But at the end of the day the IPhone is still a great phone!

38. keeks unregistered

all i gotta say is....THUUUNNNNDDDDEEERRRRRBBOOOOOLLLLTTTT!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!

39. keeks unregistered


40. Alianza unregistered

The best thing Apple have done was to be on the best and most reliable network...Verizon...but i still wouldn't buy it because I think android devices still a lot better than IOS and with the new 4gphone ....HTC THUNDERBOLT AND MOT BIONIC on Verizon line up you would be too da da da not to sign up with verizon. STOP HATING ON THE IPHONE, IF YOU DON'T LIKE IT THEN DONT BUY IT. RESPECT OTHERS PREFERENCE.
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