Jimmy, 13 Feb 2012I think the manufacturers are getting carried away. For what real practical reason does anyon... moreIt's not necessary a battery sucking device. It might be built on a newer technology and it may be possible it drains less energy than older processors. Software wise, it may be true that apps are just starting to use dual, not quad core, but I suppose this way developers are going to find a solution to "foresee" that a lot of cores will be available in the future :D
Should be an awesome phone. A couple points,
LCD has THE best display quality of the currently available technologies.
The only difference between capacitive and on screen buttons is that with capacitive your screen is always 4.7 inches and the buttons are always there. What exactly is the advantage of on screen buttons?
Nothing wrong with quad core. If the technology scares you, you can still purchase an original Razr off eBay.
Quad?Even the server and most desktop OSes/apps hardly use 2 or more cores.Pure sand in the eyes.GL wasting your money on quad.
I think the manufacturers are getting carried away. For what real practical reason does anyone want a battery sucking device - to play games, go get a real life for a change. Android is trying to play catch up with already existing hardware let alone optimising new hardware, and there is nothing new or innovative in Android. We are reaching the same problem Microsoft had not too many years ago when its relevancy was being questioned. Where is the next real leap in software? In addition the whole backbone infrastructure system is failing in many countries where irrelevant streaming is hogging bandwidth, and the whole mobile experience, and internet as a whole, is lacking. Are we really starting to go backwards?
Something for people who are worried about the battery life and other aspects :).
they're bigger and bigger, but why? make the same size, but more powerful. this is progress. we do not need tablets, if we want, we'll buy someone. we need the same devices, but MODERN ONES. screen might be bigger, but size could be the same. less spaces above and below the screen! this is future! understand it, damn!
Thorsten, 12 Feb 2012I wonder how long the battery will lastI wondered as well how long the battery will last - or if they've maybe even come up with something new to make batteries last longer :) lol - as if
Anonymous, 12 Feb 2012what on earth is someone going to do with quadcore ,go to mars or something.
Every 6 month co... morei agree, we need to be just using our phones for callin, texting....ZZZZZZ.
No thanks, I live in the year 2012, not 1998.
Thorsten, 12 Feb 2012I wonder how long the battery will last4 hours of intense using
what on earth is someone going to do with quadcore ,go to mars or something.
Every 6 month companies bring new phones sayig ya this device will improve you life 110%.and foolish people spend money on it .
Reignfire, 12 Feb 2012I dont mind the presence of the four sofkeys, people just dont get it that its very handy esp ... morehow come capacitive keys became handy, it is useless while display is locked/off.
tegra cpu (tegra 3), 8mp camera and 1.3mp front camera. internal fat storage (32gb?) nfc chip. 720p 4.7" displej. ics 4.0.3 with sense 4.0
No doubt they'll keep that same, old, boring flip-clock on the home screen! As if everyone couldn't get enough of it...!!
Does anyone know how the f/2.2 lens compares with the likes of Apple or Samsungs Cameras?
Reignfire, 12 Feb 2012I dont mind the presence of the four sofkeys, people just dont get it that its very handy esp ... moreSAMOLED have colour inaccuracy problem
LCD still dominating very huge part of the market .