sam0189, 25 Oct 2012well , lets stick to technical things , what is better , i m not interested in a debate , coz ... moreWhat mediocrity my dear? its the people who stupidly believe in junk quantity than in quality will say so!!!
the ones who have always been coping from iOS are saying so?? m not talking bout some patent thing...
but cheaply coping and then getting loud mouth bout how much superior it is, is somewhat kinda retarded...
the functionality you talk bout in android phones can be moved around and the job can be done...people who felt 4 inch was big still feel its big...
just because you happen to gain an inferior technology before hand, doesn't make you superior and their's nothing to boast bout it...
Anonymous, 25 Oct 2012As a blackberry user, i've got to say that IOS is very boring, my friend has iphone 5 and the ... moreWhat the hell ?? you wish to say s2 doesn't have rows of icons... or you like the homescreen just because you can disorganise it...people using homescreen also keep it organised...
I give an year to androids to develop, but they will still lag...its the inferior coding and cheap mentality of developers that is responsible for it...
Samsung uses (apparently, not actual) more powerful hardware just for their users to brag and showoff...i m sure if apple did that, a lot of samsung users will hide of shame...
and what the hell are u doing with a stupid blackberry, posing as a tech geek...they are for losers...
Anonymous, 26 Oct 2012you guys want to know why developers are not focusing on Android?
It's much harder to progr... morehey,
who told the same android app will use for all the android devices(u told same for htc and galaxy s3), in android based handset res family apps will be designed. That app will be customized for according to the handset and then only published in google play. I m android developer so i know better wat's going on for androis apps.
lawlee, 26 Oct 2012there were no problems until these apple haters came in, because they think they are entitled ... moreThat's why i said 'best for me' not for others, of course judging by reviews. I know the pros and cons you're saying, again it fits my needs.
Android malware up 580% over just a year.
you guys want to know why developers are not focusing on Android?
It's much harder to program a program for android.
Even after thats done, they don't know how the phone will run this program. For example, ABC app works fine, however the htc one might run this app better then the s3. It also depends on the phone. so it's inconsistent, and of course you don't expect the developers to make sure the app is flawless for all android phones. So it's useless.
Another thing, my friend works as a programmer, he said, developers or high end ones will focus more on apple. So stop using the "apple fan boy" it's nothing to do with that. You get apple, you get access to the best applications on the planet. Even if that app is available on a an android phone, 95 % of the time, the apple version is superior. You guys complain about apple not having a micro sd card slot, that card is utterly useless, unless your storing photos, video's or music, cause more apps do not run off those memory cards.
So yes, the IOS for now, will always have the upper on android based on applications. apps apps apps. If you don't care about apps, and if android phone makes you happy, go for it. I'm not making this up, this was straight up from my friend who is a app developer.
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ihatethemarkedfanati, 25 Oct 2012Hey guys, couldn't you just write opinions and reviews what you like or dislike about it? It's... morethere were no problems until these apple haters came in, because they think they are entitled too because apple apparently back stabbed Samsung. Sooo I don't know. Also you've never even used the Lumin 920, I don't know how you can come to the conclusion it's the best phone. I usually let the pro's do the reviews, and ask for people for their oppinon. Ironcially, the s3 owners love their phone, and their ip5 owners also love their phones, however, it came down too, the s3 owners, actually had a little bit more complains, even though they try to keep it minimal, as they don't want to expose the s3 in anyway.
As for windows phone, My sister is currently using the windows phone, it's awesome, it's very smooth, very smart, however, at this point, it still has inferior apps to Apple, and it sure as hell has inferior apps to android. My sister chose this phone because she does not plan to be a huge app user anyways, just a phone to check email, watch videos, surf the net, thats it. I'm also not a fan of the (blocky interface)
Were IOs beats windows is superior applications, and ease of use at this point. Developers are more geared towards IOS. Lets put it this way, if your developing apps for IOS, your not the big boy developers, and just someone hoping to make it big by starting out with developing android apps. Pretty sad huh? Also the lumina 920 is like a brick. Size matters to me. I am currently using the x302, and right now its come down to windows phone or apple phone.
paulc, 25 Oct 2012hmmmm, really? article from a leading operating service review website: Exactly six months... moremight want to, but no. Right now, your a big time developer if your developing apple apps. As long as there are 1000 phones running android, there will always be problems with an abc app running on android vs running on ios.
Anonymous, 25 Oct 2012http://bgr.com/2012/10/12/iphone-5-data-traffic-exceeds-galaxy-s-iii/ more positive reviews... moreHaving the most internet traffic doesn't mean iPhone's the best just like billions of people are Religious but it's a simple fact there's no such thing as God. But people have all sorts of reasons to do certain things that have absolutely nothing to do with something being the best.
Hey guys, couldn't you just write opinions and reviews what you like or dislike about it? It's just a handset, holy ..., it's not your loved nor your hated person.
No phone is the absolute best and can never be, eg. for me the best is Lumia 920, but sure as hell it's not the best for an Android type of guy nor for an Apple one, and i would not suggest it to either. Everybody can find his/her suitable gadget to buy easily just by gsmarena reviews, no need for these stupid bashings here.
Praising or offending a phone so hectically is sooooo disgusting!
more positive reviews. ip5 is owning s3 when it comes to internet traffic, already owning them and it only came out 4 weeks ago.
specs can kiss butt. even with inferior specs as android fans are claiming still kicking any android phones ass.
Anonymous, 25 Oct 2012iPhone 5 sales are worrying Android manufacturers. Seems that no matter what, the iPhone wave ... morePreposterous! That's just your baseless personal opinion and in fact you must be the who panic. Just look at the current charts: