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HTC Windows Phone 8X and Nokia Lumia 920 go on pre-order

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HTC Windows Phone 8X and Nokia Lumia 920 go on pre-order  - read the full textBest Buy has kicked off pre-orders of the Nokia Lumia 920 and the HTC Windows Phone 8X for AT&T. The Nokia flagship is priced at $149.99 with a two-year commitment, while its Taiwanese counterpart has gone below the three-digit mark at $99.99. There is no specific information on the shipping...


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Lumia 920 is now the new technology using high technology and trying to capture by the other brand. Im very very sure this wireless charging and sensitive screen will pirated by samsung and other brand. And sell it to a high prize. What a wasting money to low technology phones.

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  • 2012-10-23 14:33
  • wY8K

Android is a king,
which will make you a servant,
WP is a servant,
which will make you a king. Lol!

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  • 2012-10-23 12:48
  • 0ZJM

> In reply to Droided @ 2012-10-23 10:20 from uBSa - click to readNo doubt, high end Android phones are the best choice for you. Judging by your comments you need phones to spend time with, to fill your day, and androids are best to make you their servant. But there are people like me who prefer the phones to serve me, not me to serve them. That's why they're coming up with, let's say LUMIA 920. My days are busy and Nokia knows it. My holidays need some fun and Nokia knows it too.
Get a life dude.

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  • 2012-10-23 12:44
  • 0ZJM

this Droided guy must be banned from Gsmarena, he's clogging the forums with b*lls*&%t nonsense things. Repeating them over and over.

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  • 2012-10-23 10:57
  • t7X2

> In reply to Anonymous @ 2012-10-23 06:19 from kg3U - click to readyes some custom ROMs have bad bugs. Like games doing forced closes or random lockups.

But with a custom ROM your reboot time under a speed kernel should be less than 15 seconds. Most likely
10 seconds. So a reboot when needed isn't really
taking up that much time.

Less than 5 minutes of reboots total time a month is almost like 99.5% stable anyway really if the phone is on 100% during 30 days at 24hrs.

within 0.4% of windows Phone "up" time means rounded within 1% is about as stable as windows phone if you
look at it like that.

Android stable , yes 1% of windows phone.
Android lag. 99.9% no with correct skills and 4.2.+

Windows Phone stable, 1% to android
Windows Phone lag. Yes, but cleverly hidden in tiles

Note 2 and HOX+ are best.

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  • 2012-10-23 10:20
  • uBSa

> In reply to Anonymous @ 2012-10-23 07:12 from K7fJ - click to readNo that's Why you use Titanium Backup Pro version to keep all your apps backed up and must have Root access. So it only takes less than 20 minutes every two weeks from a factory reset to have it all back to 100% speed again.

So when used correctly Android doesn't really lag now.

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  • 2012-10-23 10:13
  • uBSa

> In reply to Droided @ 2012-10-23 03:19 from uBSa - click to readI didnt understand singal technical thing you have done with your android to smoke the WP7. So average users like me, who do not want to maddle with ROMS and SIMS WP8 is better choice to run smooth without lag like android.

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  • 2012-10-23 08:48
  • v{uH

> In reply to Droided @ 2012-10-23 03:19 from uBSa - click to read"Anroid is king",i think from your detailed explanation earlier that statement is incomplete.It should be "Android is king if you factory reset it twice a week and do all the other things i said".

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  • 2012-10-23 08:05
  • 9Lax

> In reply to Droided @ 2012-10-23 06:11 from uBSa - click to readwhat?are u out of mind?factory reset wipe out ur data u saved to the phone.

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  • 2012-10-23 07:12
  • K7fJ

> In reply to Droided @ 2012-10-23 05:58 from uBSa - click to readFactory reset = wipe. You'll have to reinstall all the apps. Waste of my time. And custom roms on Android are extremely buggy. No thanks. I have tried at least 20 custom roms on Android. Kind of tired of random bugs. Yea, Android 5, 6 , 7, 8 should fix lag and bugs.....

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  • 2012-10-23 06:19
  • kg3U

Well Android 5 should have improved automatic Dalvik Cache cleaning and fix that.
And all WP fans can say is Android lags.
So it's a non issue now.
They are the ones worried

HTC OneX + 1.7GHz with overclocked Terga 3 to 2GHz
and Android 5 will be so smooth on a Custom ROM.
Then Windows and Apple fans can see the power of what no lag is like.

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  • 2012-10-23 06:11
  • uBSa

> In reply to Anonymous @ 2012-10-23 05:47 from kg3U - click to readIf regular users don't do this at least once a month
then they have no right at all to say android has lag.
Or if the are using a phone with less than 1GB RAM.

Well Android 5 should fix that anyway.
But it's not really a problem anyway.
You do factory reset for dalvik cache and reformat
when you update your custom ROM or Kernel.

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  • 2012-10-23 05:58
  • uBSa

Remember that Nokia's signal reception, call quality, build quality, pureview camera, puremotion hd+ display, rich audio recording, clearblack polarizer for best outdoor visibility, and a screen that can be used with anything, not just your fingers > Apple, Samsung, HTC, LG and the rest.

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  • 2012-10-23 05:52
  • kg3U

Remember that Nokia's signal reception, call quality, build quality, pureview camera, puremotion hd+ screen, rich audio recording, clearblack polarizer for best outdoor visibility > Apple, Samsung, HTC, LG and the rest.

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  • 2012-10-23 05:51
  • kg3U

> In reply to Droided @ 2012-10-23 03:19 from uBSa - click to readFactory reset is needed for Android. WP and iOS don't need factory reset because they don't slow down overtime. Android needs it every month.

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  • 2012-10-23 05:47
  • kg3U

Why haven't we heard anything about Samsung Ativ S? There has been no nothing and that's strange.

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  • 2012-10-23 04:57
  • AEuW

> In reply to BJD @ 2012-10-23 03:30 from 9B6R - click to read"sold out"

Yeah right
Maybe they only had 10 for sale.

for fear of what andriod 4.2 will do the market
with the new up coming andriod 5.0 ready Nexus's phone power user range.

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  • 2012-10-23 03:39
  • uBSa

> In reply to Android Fanboy 4.1.1 @ 2012-10-22 18:02 from 7qAi - click to readYou don't own an HTC One X then.

I had to mod it with a ROM as the sense skin is very laggy.That's HTC's fault not google, as I seen Touch wiz as well ,but it's not as bad.

Plus with a custom Rom i can get 4.2 when it's releases and have the true lag fix as we all wait for Android 5.0 to be the crushing blow to the laggy windows phones for good.

You don't know the different in speed after a factory reset? I guess you haven't tired. Like new again
for a week or two.Then i do it again and it's awesome.
Keeps that speed up and more responsive it feels.

With my terga 3 overclocked to 1,700Mhz and boot kernal mod my Custom ROM boot up can blow the doors off any Windows phone 7 bootup.

Android is king and will smoke the windows now

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  • 2012-10-23 03:19
  • uBSa

> In reply to Frej @ 2012-10-21 18:13 from nbuZ - click to readPartially incorrect. Nokia WP users have the excellent Nokia Suite to use for syncing to PC.

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  • 2012-10-22 22:48
  • efRL

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