i would rather buy a ferrari and S3 its way too cool than an icrap
user, 05 Dec 2012"why give a rich company part of my hard earned money for something that's not worth it? ... moreof course you can say it's "worth it" if you choose not to see what the alternative is. if i have money, i would buy a ferrari, but it doesn't mean it's a good catch right? fuel consumption is high, emmissions are worse than a prius and if it breaks down, which happens to everything else, it's not cheap now is it? hope ure right. hope ip6 gives you more than what s4 wld give android fans...for less.
kirk, 05 Dec 2012it really is overpriced. i am from the ph as well, and i would never pay P54,000 for something... more"why give a rich company part of my hard earned money for something that's not worth it? again smart phone are for smart people."
we all decide for ourselves what's worth it and what's not. i think iPhone is definetly worth it, but not everyone agrees, and that's fine. you can basicly have all the necessities on a cheaper Android too, but i love how "premium" iPhone looks and feels to use.
it's like "why would you buy a Ferrari when you can get from point A to point B with a cheaper Prius too?" i love quality, and i'm willing to pay from it, if can afford to do it. unfortunately, i often can't...
Syahme87, 04 Dec 2012I'm using iPhone 5 right now and i never felt any better then using other phone .. i've use an... moreexactly. i got iPhone 5 too, and it's hands down the best user experience so far. used Android for years before this.
overpriced? maybe not, seeing that Android manufacturers haven't come even CLOSE in build quality. i would've paid the same price from premium Android hardware, but it doesn't exist. yet. according to rumors Sony is at it.
Psychotic, 04 Dec 2012YEah Iphone 5 is very overpriced here in the Philippines. 54,000 in Php. just for 32 GB. it really is overpriced. i am from the ph as well, and i would never pay P54,000 for something i can get for P25,000. here you can get all products cheaper if you know where to look. and that's smart buying. why give a rich company part of my hard earned money for something that's not worth it? again smart phone are for smart people.
Anonymous, 04 Dec 2012Stop generalising. Some of us don't care and can afford either. and that is why apple earns millions from you guys. because you don't care. is that smart buying? no i don't think so. if you care so much for innovation of future products, you shd think about deleting ur comment.
will lee wanta, 04 Dec 2012i have ipod touch4 with the lates iOS My experience with iOS is good. Smooth and stable despi... moreLol, same like me. Note2 and ipod touch 4. But I'm thinking of getting the ipod touch 5 once a jailbreak comes out. It's pretty laggy for me because of all the crap I have in there. But i love Noth of the device as each has its strengths.
Earl, 04 Dec 2012For those who never had experience yet with iPhone, please stop talking BS words. You need to ... morei have ipod touch4 with the lates iOS
My experience with iOS is good. Smooth and stable despite the insane restriction.
But what i don't like about iphone is the price. Way overpriced.
p.s i use galaxy note2 which is more powerful and capable, yet a bit cheaper than the lowest spec iphone5
For those who never had experience yet with iPhone, please stop talking BS words. You need to own it first then you can talk, as far as I know I love iPhone. iPhone 5 is my 4th iPhone very tin and yet light weight. The iCloud oh super cool.
I cannot say something about Samsung galaxy’s because I never had it and maybe never will. But with HTC I had once & I don't like the android OS.
Keyur, 04 Dec 2012Apple is best and always providing best products.. so for best we have to pay more....
as my ... moreand the worst in pricing
if iphone is tagged with unlocked price in US, will it still be popular and sells like hot cake?
Here in Indonesia, ipad is very popular, but not iphone. It is extremely expnesive. I can get a good quality laptop with a price of the lowest spec iphone
Anonymous, 04 Dec 2012Basically apple fanbase is split into 2 sides.The one that can afford the phone but not the ap... moreThis is incorrect, basically there are many types of users, regardless of OS. There are those who can buy an iPhone easily, and there are those who use hard earned money. Those who afford apps and those who jailbreak. Likewise in Android, there are those who easily buy high end, and those who buy low end. Those who buy apps, and those who download free.
Conclusion is, stereotyping either platform is a waste of time, as it involves millions of people. Buy what you like, and enjoy!
Basically apple fanbase is split into 2 sides.The one that can afford the phone but not the apps and the ones who can afford both.Yet those who can afford both the over priced phone and app told the once who cant afford the apps to go get an android and the jailbreakers are called the "cheapskate".
While in the android community everyone is treated equally.
I'm using iPhone 5 right now and i never felt any better then using other phone .. i've use android ,Blackberry and nokia previously . but none of it are excellent like iPhone .. loving it ..but planning to get one Windows phone ..as a back up
Anonymous, 04 Dec 2012they are insecure of apple's success. It's funny, it's also cute. You only hate a company th... moreactually we are concerned about you apple fans. we are concerned that you've been supporting a company that is charging you more for something we get for less. and blindly, somehow, you support them. after all the crap they give. if apple gives quality products for the right price, why would we buy other products and complain about it? look at your comments, apple is doing well and all that fanboy admiration. when will you realize that android supporters get more than you? it's not about switching products, it's about making apple innovate and catch up with competition so you get what you deserve.
SUPREME, 04 Dec 2012Some say hating is confused admiration... Look at all the haters here... LOL... Apple is the ... moreit probably will be if you keep buying it. there's no problem buying apple products, it's just that right now, at this exact moment, ip5 isn't worth buying. the price, the features, what the competition has, what the competition is making to build ur iphones, the way apple makes you buy their accessories, the lawsuits and all crap. you gotta have right judgement at some point here guys. otherwise this is a really twisted world we're in.
Anonymous, 04 Dec 2012Haters are meant to hate. So many people saying Apple is doom or it is going down as it is ... moresales, is the outcome of trusting people buying the product, not the performance of the product itself. unhappy costumers may be part of those sales. it may also be the effect of a company's marketing strategy. trusting can mean you trust something blindly or you trust it because you are sure it is performing to it's standards and price ur paying. smart buying is when you outweigh the pros and cons. now, think about the issues with your phone and tell yourself if it's smart buying.