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Unannounced Vertu Ascent X revs up to 5 megapixels, 32GB storage

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Unannounced Vertu Ascent X revs up to 5 megapixels, 32GB storage - read the full textThe Ascent lineup of Vertu luxury phones is about to be updated. Unusually rich in features, the Ascent X packs GPS, 32GB storage and a 5 megapixel camera. We even have a couple of photos of the thing sourced from the Bluetooth website. The Vertu Ascent X 5 megapixel camera will sport a LED...

 

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> In reply to Anonymous @ 2010-04-12 16:55 from MqAL - click to read"More importantly... Will it blend? :-D"
I'd like to see them try. You can drive a Ferrari over these things and they won't break. It'll likely break the blender.

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  • 2010-04-14 19:21
  • IaEc

> In reply to Smith @ 2010-04-13 15:16 from pqBy - click to readBut going through that list, there are plenty of so called "lacking features", that are repeated, half-truths, and things dating back to the 2G and 3G :D

Granted, the iphone can't do certain things, but that list needs to be way shorter.

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  • 2010-04-13 16:15
  • mXQ7

> In reply to [deleted post]DUDE!...
have you looked at the list below? (http://tiny.cc/iPhone3GS_review)

Are you confortable with thousands of people seeing it and reading the arguments in there? It's not like most of them aren't true you know?

You should stop provoking people especially when you don't have an argument, you only cripple apple's reputation.

Peace

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  • 2010-04-13 15:16
  • pqBy

> In reply to Anonymous @ 2010-04-13 01:48 from P%nm - click to readWhy don't you check the date on this one?
http://discussions.apple.com/t...amp;tstart=0

An iphone amy it be covered in gold, it's still the same crappy piece of chinese hardware that pizza delivery boys use.

Part of being excentric is using videocall and muck more :)))))

http://tiny.cc/iPhone3GS_review

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  • 2010-04-13 09:05
  • 01AC

> In reply to Anonymous @ 2010-04-12 22:06 from pqBy - click to readHey why don't you check the date on your article:-

Feb 29, 2008 8:05 am

The crap you are babbling on about changed with the 3G.

Nokia sheep.

Keep your cheap junk Vertu for your servants:-

http://stuarthughes.com/newdaw...oducts_id=62

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  • 2010-04-13 01:48
  • P%nm

> In reply to Anonymous @ 2010-04-12 21:52 from mXQ7 - click to readDUDE! it didn't work then and it doesn't work now!

Everybody knows apple wires the jacks backwards!
http://www.macworld.com/articl...dapters.html

Just go to the store, buy a decent headset (with a mic, any brand) and see how it does not work!

Lying isheep

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  • 2010-04-12 22:06
  • pqBy

> In reply to Anonymous @ 2010-04-12 21:49 from pvZG - click to readJune 7th 2007.

Now look who's behind with the times ;)

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  • 2010-04-12 21:52
  • mXQ7

> In reply to Anonymous @ 2010-04-12 21:44 from mXQ7 - click to readDUDE! get REAL! you can't use any other headset on iPhone!

Sony nokia samsung are all compatible with each other!

Get a life god damn it!!!
http://www.engadget.com/2007/0...-headphones/

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  • 2010-04-12 21:49
  • pvZG

> In reply to Anonymous @ 2010-04-12 21:30 from pqBy - click to readBut the fact that they wire the jack so that you're forced to buy iPhone only headsets sucks, using an adapter sucks even more:

MORE LIES

I just this very minute tested this and plugged in my SONY WALKMAN headphones to the iphone.

I'm done with you guys, you're making things up, and I suggest any iphone owner should ignore these comments.

What a joke you all are (^^) I bet you all love the SE headphone jacks (^^)

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  • 2010-04-12 21:44
  • mXQ7

> In reply to Audi TT @ 2010-04-12 21:00 from i}dR - click to readWell the audio is good on iphone/ipod there's no need to be so drastic

But the fact that they wire the jack so that you're forced to buy iPhone only headsets sucks, using an adapter sucks even more:
http://www.mymac.com/showarticle.php?id=3265

And the fact that bluetooth audio didn't work on the first iphone was a huge letdown, not to mention it doesn't work to well not even with OS 4.0 since it stutters on videos like it did in 3.x.x
http://forums.ilounge.com/show...php?t=252185

Also you can't control songs remotely via a AVRCP headset... so me wrk some don't, on others only certain commands... getting a working bt steroe headset for iPhone is a mess...

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  • 2010-04-12 21:30
  • pqBy

> In reply to imac @ 2010-04-12 18:12 from fu$1 - click to read"iphone has one of the best if not the bedt music player and it has an excellent audio output quality"

You have GOT to be KIDDING me...

The best audio output is still held by Sony Ericsson. Nokia & Samsung are catching up though...

iPhone? They CHARGE you for EVERYTHING!
$79 crappy earphones? Check!
$99 battery replacement? Check!

WITHOUT the Apps, the iPhone is practically a piece of cr@p!

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  • 2010-04-12 21:00
  • i}dR

> In reply to Bricked @ 2010-04-12 20:52 from mXQ7 - click to readOh, so you throw in some bla bla on 5 arguments out of 100 and then you're suddenly "out of time"?

I hope the author brings links to EVERY aspect of that list to shut guys like you up!
Common sense should shut you up if you look at the link-proven arguments alone... apparently you have none.

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http://tiny.cc/iPhone3GS_review

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  • 2010-04-12 20:58
  • pqBy

> In reply to Anonymous @ 2010-04-12 20:40 from kx%X - click to readI've already mentioned a few wrongs.

I've not got an OCD about what the iphone can and cannot do I'm afraid, so I'm not going to trawl through some geeky lame list. I've got better things to do.

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  • 2010-04-12 20:52
  • mXQ7

> In reply to Bricked @ 2010-04-12 20:32 from mXQ7 - click to readI have both nexus one and 3gs.
I couldn't find almost any of the craps in that list on nexus though...

Mind showing what ain't accurate without subjective statements like "it's the fastest phone in the world"

Thanks

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  • 2010-04-12 20:40
  • kx%X

A 2 inch screen ?

I know that we don't all need to have a 3,5'' I-phone screen !

But make it at least 2.4'' for better user experience (Such as comfortable reading/typing a sms) With a 5MP camera and 32GB memory this isn't a budget phone so why use a budget screen ?

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  • 2010-04-12 20:38
  • n{%y

> In reply to Anonymous @ 2010-04-12 20:14 from 01AF - click to readIt's not even accurate. XD

Never mind, you will be able to convince iphone owners to upgrade to something else, when Android dominates the smartphone industry. :)

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  • 2010-04-12 20:32
  • mXQ7

> In reply to Bricked @ 2010-04-12 19:52 from mXQ7 - click to readThanks for showing how effective nokia customer support is! :)

Compared to apple that can't admit their own mistakes or stand by their products:
http://www.betanews.com/articl...m/1251474518

LoL, that list is as old as iPhone 2g so I guess the light sensor slipped through...:/

Anyway, what could a smartphone do with IR...hmmm:

Control your TV, HDTV, satellite receiver, etc: http://irremote.psiloc.com/
Control your DSLR camera: http://blog.gsmarena.com/nokia...-nikon-dslr/

And even your MAC =)): http://thenokiablog.com/2010/0...pple-remote/

That's just how modern IR is, too bad it's only found in high end DSLR cameras.

As for the repetition, I don't think so!
There's hardware flaws and software flaws no one's to blame if they affect similar components

iDon't list RULZ!!!!!!!! http://tiny.cc/iPhone3GS_review

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  • 2010-04-12 20:14
  • 01AF

Well, if Apple can charge people half and arm for a peice of junk like iPhone who's OS updates brings it into the year 2004, than why can't this one make it.

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  • 2010-04-12 20:05
  • M8Tu

> In reply to Bricked @ 2010-04-12 19:48 from mXQ7 - click to readAnd how can they be called "issues", is your english not very good?

Omissions, yes. Not Issues.

And I can easily just search Google like you have, for phone problems.

ZING! http://news.bbc.co.uk/1/hi/6945593.stm

But it's not like batteries everywhere started exploding and dousing people. You are listing rare, isolated problems.

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  • 2010-04-12 19:52
  • mXQ7

> In reply to Anonymous @ 2010-04-12 19:36 from pvZF - click to read"iDon't have push e-mail without an exchange account" I do on my iphone. : /

"iDon't even have access to mp3/custom ringtones" Well, from my own music collection, I can make my own.

"iDon't really have a “snappy” UI, iHide my slugishness with animations & transitions." Lol, that's scraping the bottom of the barrel. Mine is lighting fast, and I bet without those 0.5 second transistions, it would make no difference.

"iDon't have a bright enough screen." That's just so wrong.

"iDon't have IR." *rolls around laughing* Who uses that? You'll be slamming the iphone for having no ariel next.

"iDon't have a light sensor." WRONG WRONG WRONG

"iDon't have a decent build quality, iCrack." Haha, I'd take the iphone's build quality over most N-series any day! xD

Granted, some are true. Others are repeated more than once, and others are just lies propogated by a hatred of Apple.

Who wrote that garbage? XD

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  • 2010-04-12 19:48
  • mXQ7

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