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Image of HTC Accord WP8 phone crops up along with some specs

31 August, 2012 | Read the news | Post your comment
Image of HTC Accord WP8 phone crops up along with some specs - read the full textThe first official Windows Phone 8 devices is already out in the open, but upcoming WP8 phones from other makers are constantly leaking out. Today, it's the HTC Accord, which we saw in a leaked roadmap in late June. Someone from XDA-Developers, going by the name Football, managed to dig out a...

 

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> In reply to Windows Phone Fan @ 2012-09-03 07:20 from PZUs - click to readWow you must be jealous or insecure about something. And can you do anything else besides go to every forum and say lag lag lag?

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  • 2012-09-05 09:47
  • q8Q8

dont believe that someone would buy this one , much more Sony design ...

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  • 2012-09-03 09:36
  • M4K4

I like how it can run all the same apps as Windows 8 and Windows RT.

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  • 2012-09-03 09:06
  • ui8C

> In reply to Anonymous @ 2012-09-02 20:56 from N7AR - click to readyou hear a lot claiming 4.1 doesn't lag now.

But we also heard that same claim with 4.0 and 2.3 before that , that it never lags as well.

Interesting.....what is it then?
less lag? hiding the lag better...? haha

Android was born to lag and always will.
If you read up why it lags in the first place , it will always be there.

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  • 2012-09-03 07:20
  • PZUs

> In reply to Anonymous @ 2012-09-02 14:59 from nbuZ - click to readI currently use an HTC HD7, upgraded from an HD2. I love this damn thing. Even though it's older, single cored, low specs, it's still faster and smoother than any android I've used. I replaced it with a GS2 and after about a month I returned the GS2 so I can wait for WP8. There was nothing wrong with the GS2 except it did freeze on me a couple times. I just liked the Windows experience better. Everything I use is integrated into the phone, and with the hardware and software being seriously revamped, I am DYING to get my hands on a new WP8 device with less regard to brand.

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  • 2012-09-03 06:44
  • 0f@p

I dont know how people can think Android is smoother and has less lag than Windows phone...not true at all.
I work in a senior role in a large telco company and my staff have to deal with Android problems weekly, i cannot remember when i had a customer with a glitchy Windows phone..why..because they are smooth as silk and run without lag.
Android for children and tech geeks, Windows for people who think there is more to life than customizing a phone and want smooth performance.

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  • 2012-09-03 06:20
  • 9DRp

OMG!!!...People just dont know yet, Android 4.1 Jelly Bean is so smooth and lag free!!...yea you heard me right, LAG FREEEEEEEEE!!!!...I never liked Android OS because of lags, but when I tried thier lastest 4.1 Jelly Bean..WTF!!! it is fast, smooth and lag freeeeee. Windows phone 8 is ok too, but I would rather go in for JELLY BEAN 4.1

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  • 2012-09-02 20:56
  • N7AR

> In reply to Anonymous @ 2012-09-01 18:47 from MDVw - click to readHTC wp phones has failed before. This will fail....

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  • 2012-09-02 14:59
  • nbuZ

Looks like it belongs to Lumia family..

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  • 2012-09-02 03:51
  • t7Gx

> In reply to Anonymous @ 2012-09-01 18:48 from MDVw - click to readLook up the history of Android.
Then handle the truth.

Second use a Windows Phone vs Android.
See why everyone describes Android as laggy and not
as smooth in reviews.

Jellybean is hiding lag by trying to make it smoother on the eye. Fans lap it up as an effect now.

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  • 2012-09-02 02:57
  • PZUs

ah... eh... guys.. why are you even commenting on this page??? If you love your Android so much, just keep your comment to yourself. :D

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  • 2012-09-01 20:59
  • K7gP

> In reply to Windows Phone Fan @ 2012-09-01 13:40 from PZUs - click to readThat's true. I read that article. Android will never be as smooth as Windows Phone nor iOS. OS with the most bugs is also Android. I use all 3 platforms.

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  • 2012-09-01 19:25
  • kg3U

> In reply to Windows Phone Fan @ 2012-09-01 13:40 from PZUs - click to readlies lies and lies! android has no phone without touch simply! android 4.1 also simply brings a totally new glitch and lag free os! only try it! but you are simply onlt talking! Salesman

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  • 2012-09-01 18:48
  • MDVw

> In reply to Windows Phone Fan @ 2012-09-01 13:51 from PZUs - click to readandrodi 4.1 bring a lot of news and lag free os ! so no need LOL

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  • 2012-09-01 18:47
  • MDVw

> In reply to Windows Phone Fan @ 2012-09-01 13:51 from PZUs - click to readhahaha no need lol! android 4.1 jellybean or 5 will let you see! it's google man not nokia

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  • 2012-09-01 18:46
  • MDVw

> In reply to Wil97 @ 2012-09-01 13:48 from tA$@ - click to readjellybean truely is the best!

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  • 2012-09-01 18:45
  • MDVw

> In reply to Wil97 @ 2012-09-01 13:48 from tA$@ - click to readGive it time.

The base it's build on is proven.

Android will end up been dumped.
I'm sure Google will make another OS that keeps
compatibility with it's apps.
Surely it's been worked on now.

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  • 2012-09-01 13:51
  • PZUs

> In reply to Windows Phone Fan @ 2012-09-01 02:37 from PZUs - click to readAndroid 4.0 is actually a failed product from google, it's too heavy and overall not better than gingerbread. While 4.1 is much better, much speedier, and arguably the best OS available until now. I love windows phone, but until now, they still lack of customization (even wp8), and great games.

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  • 2012-09-01 13:48
  • tA$@

> In reply to Anonymous @ 2012-09-01 12:26 from MDVw - click to readOriginal Android prototype didn't have a touchscreen, As such, Android's architecture is meant to support a keyboard and trackball. Google rushed to complete Android, but it was too late to rewrite the UI framework.

Android user interface will never be completely smooth because of the design constraints that limit UI rendering to the main thread of an app with normal priority.

fixing the problem would require a rewrite.

"Android was built to lag, and there’s little Google can do about it" software engineer Andrew Munn.

Only try and hide it.

Jeanbean is just another attempt at that.

Never be as smooth as Windows Phone...

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  • 2012-09-01 13:40
  • PZUs

> In reply to rebel @ 2012-08-31 15:27 from 3Tvq - click to readyou are simply right!

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  • 2012-09-01 12:28
  • MDVw

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