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Officially confirmed: iPhone 5 comes on October 4th

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Officially confirmed: iPhone 5 comes on October 4th - read the full textThat's that then - the invitations have been sent and it has been officially confirmed that we are just a week away from seeing the next iPhone. The announcement will take place next Tuesday in a rather unusual place - the Apple campus in Cupertino. Normally those things happen in other venues...

 

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no one cares over priced shit!! i will price my shit even moreee!!!

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  • 2011-09-29 02:55
  • tev7

Will Apple sort out pathetic glass screen and back cover this time? anything worth Gorilla glass?

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  • 2011-09-29 01:50
  • myx%

Apple iPhone 5 Video Leaked Before Release Date: http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=NG9Jc5lYc9M

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  • 2011-09-29 01:34
  • IB8p

> In reply to Duel @ 2011-09-28 23:52 from p77t - click to readI hear about Blackberry to iPhone all the time, on bus, on campus, etc. Poor RIM...

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  • 2011-09-29 01:19
  • Ti8Y

> In reply to yellow @ 2011-09-29 00:41 from Jac1 - click to readiPhone web browsing experience is far from desktop experience.

1080p videos embedded in websites??? An iPhone can't play those.

About "lagging, crashing and battery problems", wtf are you trying to pull? Convince me of something that doesn't exist? Yeah, I own a SGSII, I know better than you about it and it doesn't lag, crash or run out of juice midday. Stop making stuff up.


That's Samsung KSA website http://www.samsung.com/sa/cons...p;returnurl=

Now cite me some of these advertisements for SGSII as a "Gaming" phone. "Come on CITE me some, you should know them so well".

SGSII selling point is desktop-like web browsing experience and streaming/viewing videos.

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  • 2011-09-29 01:10
  • Ti8Y

> In reply to joonius @ 2011-09-28 22:00 from qbY5 - click to readi live in ksa and every Samsung ad i see talks about its thickness and its gaming power...u can do full desktop style web browsing in the iPhone incase u haven't noticed they were the first one to let people have full desktop experience for browsing..sure it desnt have flash but not all sites use flash also more and more sites are converting to html5 everyday and html5 version of websites feel better to use on a touchscreen device because they are specially designed for it one great example is nytimes.com...iphones can do full 1080p videos with free apps from the app store without any "hiccup",it all depends on the hardware u cant fix software problems with powerful hardware..about the lagging,crashing and battery problems come on!!u own a SGS2 u should know what i mean!!

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  • 2011-09-29 00:41
  • Jac1

"Bloodbath: More than one in four Android users, over half of BlackBerry users plan to buy Apple iPhone 5

Apple iPhone 5 potentially the most successful smartphone launch to date

The recent InMobi consumer smartphone survey uncovers that 41% of current mobile users in the U.S., Mexico, and Canada plan to buy an iPhone 5—potentially making it the most successful launch from the consumer electronics giant to date.

Customer retention and new users

The study uncovered that over half of BlackBerry users (52%) are planning to switch to the new Apple iPhone 5, followed by 51% of current iPhone users and over one in four (27%) Android owners."

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  • 2011-09-28 23:52
  • p77t

> In reply to Anon @ 2011-09-28 19:09 from mARF - click to readand thats exactly what is de SGII compared with SGI , big screen , better camera , bigger display...etc ...

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  • 2011-09-28 23:41
  • PueQ

> In reply to theaffidavit @ 2011-09-28 14:24 from ut3k - click to readLink me with your statement: Anandtech said A5 chips blows exynos or tegra into water in terms of graphics like 3-4 times better.
I am very curious to read that so far I ahve not fing anything suggesting that A5 blows exynos into water.

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  • 2011-09-28 23:05
  • myx%

> In reply to joonius @ 2011-09-28 22:02 from qbY5 - click to readOk good choice than.

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  • 2011-09-28 22:09
  • 01kR

> In reply to I need to argue @ 2011-09-28 18:04 from 01kR - click to readNo thanks. I don't game on my phone. I do lots of video streaming and playback so big screen and good display is for me... Hence SGSII.

I considered iPhone but it can't stream videos from the sites I visit daily, and of course the small screen.

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  • 2011-09-28 22:02
  • qbY5

> In reply to yellow @ 2011-09-28 21:22 from dZuR - click to readSite one of those ads.

Samsung's main page has 1% of "gaming" advertisement.
http://www.samsung.com/ca/cons...e=prd_detail

They talk about dual-core and how fast it is, they talk about it enables you to play high-end games.

No games have ever lagged or crashed, in fact all the games I could compare with my brother's iPhone has been better looking and smoother on my SGSII.

Dual-core indeed improve flash playback on SGGII from SGSI. SGSII plays 1080p flash videos without a hickup. Flash may be dying, but I know for sure I'll be using it for next 2 years which is my contract period. Main advantage: desktop-like web browsing experience. What is this battery drainage issue you are making up?

You can criticize SGSII with facts, don't make up nonsense to bash the phone you don't even know about. There are valid disadvantages of SGSII you can research, such as less variety of games, etc. What you've listed are far from facts. And you wonder why there are "Android attacks" in Apple related articles.

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  • 2011-09-28 22:00
  • qbY5

hahahah! I enjoy reading comments on every non- iphone users... every time apple releases a new iphone... Iphone haters really flood threads like this... hahahah! =)Iphone haters get a life... If you dont want iphone just stick with your toys... your toooooo insecure when it comes to apple products... tsk tsk tsk

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  • 2011-09-28 21:36
  • 3C91

> In reply to joonius @ 2011-09-28 17:40 from qbY5 - click to readu can record and play 1080p videos on single core mobiles..i can do it with a simple app from the app store infact u can do 1080p videos on older single core android phones too u dont need dual core for that..

are u serious??have u ever seen any SGS2 ad??they always talk about "dual core" and "gaming"..every SGS2 ad u see shows its specially made for gaming but the problem is there arent any game that uses its dual core cpus..the biggest complain about SGS2 is that older games lag and crash on SGS2!is this what u paid for?u can do 1080p videos on last years Galaxy S..again the dual core didnt improve flash playback on SGS2 nor did it fix the battery drainage issue...flash is dead even adobe admitted defeat to flash so they released adobe edge and flash server specially designed for ios!!

wake up!u are being scammed by Samsung!

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  • 2011-09-28 21:22
  • dZuR

your all sad i phone i phone i phone i want a i phone get a life

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  • 2011-09-28 20:39
  • iIR0

> In reply to emilian @ 2011-09-28 20:34 from qFtd - click to readand they said that it wass a software think jk man, its the phone that"s not good hardware

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  • 2011-09-28 20:36
  • qFtd

> In reply to Duel @ 2011-09-28 20:15 from p77u - click to readyes i understand, well ther" wass no phone out there like iphone that recuiredd to hold it in a wierd position to have signal :| kidding me bro!
i have lots of frineds that have iphones and they complain of the 3g signal!!!

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  • 2011-09-28 20:34
  • qFtd

> In reply to hate android fans @ 2011-09-28 08:22 from vxt3 - click to readits not really necessary to reply to ppl like you whos saying nokia symbian are you kidden me really .. ur talking about dead os ..
unlike ios .. which one of the best os ....
it doesn't really matter how companies provide this os ... what really matters how it will satisfy costumers..
and i think android is really gd with this thing ...
i have an ios and android ... and android is winnig sorry man ....

you better check ur brain technology

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  • 2011-09-28 20:18
  • 3bWR

> In reply to emilian @ 2011-09-28 19:56 from qFtd - click to readYou iHaters are so well brainwashed, you clearly don't see anything else than specs :) just own iPhone someday and you might see things from different perspective and might understand those who like iPhone or any iOS device.

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  • 2011-09-28 20:15
  • p77u

and dont be a iphone lover justbecauze you wach to much tv, and they promote this phone like is something big :| cuz is not, just look at the spec"s and comparat with other phones

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  • 2011-09-28 19:56
  • qFtd

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