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#1 Jase

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Posted 12 September 2012 - 12:33 PM

Srsly, this is the first headline from the announcement. 5 rows of icons. lol

Also it's 20% lighter than its predecessor, 2 times as fast, and has a taller (but not wider) screen at 4".



meh

#2 mmmbeans

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Posted 12 September 2012 - 12:35 PM

thus begins apple's collapse into mediocrity.

(actually began with the 4S)

#3 Darth Biscuit

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Posted 12 September 2012 - 12:44 PM

I am curious as to why they went with a taller, but not wider screen... makes little sense to me. The 4" screen isn't an issue... my Rezound is 4.3" and the Nexus is like 4.5" which, imo is about as big as I think is reasonable for a phone...

Apple will sell a ton of the iPhone 5's I have no doubt, but there are phones on the market now that are better.

#4 catfang

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Posted 12 September 2012 - 02:15 PM

oooh icons.


yes, meh.

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Posted 12 September 2012 - 02:33 PM

Comparisons:

http://mashable.com/...one-5-compared/

Galaxy S 3 blows it out of the water IMO.

#6 Chimera

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Posted 12 September 2012 - 03:27 PM

I am curious as to why they went with a taller, but not wider screen... makes little sense to me. The 4" screen isn't an issue... my Rezound is 4.3" and the Nexus is like 4.5" which, imo is about as big as I think is reasonable for a phone...

Apple will sell a ton of the iPhone 5's I have no doubt, but there are phones on the market now that are better.


now? the iphone has been towards the bottom of the tech-battles since its release. it was 2009 before it even had the capabilities to record video. for comparison's sake, saddam hussein's 2006 execution was recorded with a cell phone.

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Posted 12 September 2012 - 03:50 PM

I'm about to get a new smart phone as my touchscreen is a POS. What is the best bang for my buck?

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Posted 12 September 2012 - 04:24 PM

Even happier with my S3 purchase now.

#9 Panthers128

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Posted 12 September 2012 - 04:26 PM

I wasn't going to give in until I read about the 'lightning' cable.

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Take my money!

#10 Herbert The Love Bug

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Posted 12 September 2012 - 06:02 PM

Still can't beat my Samsung Galaxy s3

#11 Darth Biscuit

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Posted 12 September 2012 - 08:25 PM

now? the iphone has been towards the bottom of the tech-battles since its release. it was 2009 before it even had the capabilities to record video. for comparison's sake, saddam hussein's 2006 execution was recorded with a cell phone.


Well that's what I meant... Phones like the GS3 are better than the iPhone5 and It's not even ou


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Posted 13 September 2012 - 10:29 AM

idk, the iphone has been the best phone out there for a while now. no other phone comes close.

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Posted 13 September 2012 - 11:35 AM

This is the phone equivalent of a Madden roster update.

#14 Darth Biscuit

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Posted 13 September 2012 - 11:40 AM

idk, the iphone has been the best phone out there for a while now. no other phone comes close.


Come on now nick...

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Posted 13 September 2012 - 12:22 PM

idk, the iphone has been the best phone out there for a while now. no other phone comes close.


As far as sales go, sure.


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