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Old 17th July 2017, 6:33 PM   #106
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Umming and ahhing over this myself at the moment. Not a good time for me to spend money but.. the old G3 isn't doing it for me any more. Decisions decisions.
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Old 17th July 2017, 6:55 PM   #107
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Umming and ahhing over this myself at the moment. Not a good time for me to spend money but.. the old G3 isn't doing it for me any more. Decisions decisions.
I'm the same...actually love my G3 but it has started doing weird stuff...ringtones randomly change etc

it is time to change, but to what....
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Old 17th July 2017, 7:19 PM   #108
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same same here.
so far i've got a few things on my list
  1. fuk samsung, fuk apple. fuk apple, fuk samsung
  2. a bit worried by lg bootloops
  3. dont want to spend over $500
  4. want good sound
  5. want good camera
  6. want decent processing speeds, but gaming graphics arent important at all
  7. wouldnt complain about a small form factor (nexus 4)
  8. wouldnt complain about large from factor either, as long as it's smooth in the pocket. something the LG G4 isnt always good at
  9. not worried about water proof, but drops etc are a fact of life
  10. looks ? they're all candy bars, and yet some of them are plain jane or just plain hideous
  11. did i mention fuk samsung and apple with red hot pokers ?




v20 seems to nail it
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Old 17th July 2017, 7:38 PM   #109
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same same here.
so far i've got a few things on my list
  1. fuk samsung, fuk apple. fuk apple, fuk samsung
  2. a bit worried by lg bootloops
  3. dont want to spend over $500
  4. want good sound
  5. want good camera
  6. want decent processing speeds, but gaming graphics arent important at all
  7. wouldnt complain about a small form factor (nexus 4)
  8. wouldnt complain about large from factor either, as long as it's smooth in the pocket. something the LG G4 isnt always good at
  9. not worried about water proof, but drops etc are a fact of life
  10. looks ? they're all candy bars, and yet some of them are plain jane or just plain hideous
  11. did i mention fuk samsung and apple with red hot pokers ?




v20 seems to nail it
I really do agree with 1 & 11
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Old 17th July 2017, 7:50 PM   #110
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http://www.gsmarena.com/compare.php3...990ds,h870ds,*

v20 vs g6 vs g3

doesnt seem like much on paper, and yet i know it'll be day and night in use
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Old 17th July 2017, 10:20 PM   #111
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I was weak. Pulled the trigger on a V20, tempered glass screen protector, spigen tough armour case and 4x type C cables. Now to find some things to sell...


I've not been a fan of samsung, but I loved the look of the note 7. If they hadn't have started going up in flames I probably would have tried to pick up one of those instead, even with the higher cost. The large screen + stylus idea appealed to me, being an old school palm user from back in the day Add to that I find myself needing to support Samsung phones a lot at work, which is fun to do when they have all the menu's 'improved' and you don't know wtf anything is.

I've wanted one of these for ages, wanted the V10 before it, so meh, what the hell hey.
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Where did you purchase from?
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Where did you purchase from?
qd_au. It wasn't the cheapest, but delivery is from within AU and the name is reputable. I was considering going with DWI, they were ~$30 cheaper but delivery would be an extra week or two for sure, regardless of what the delivery estimate said because it was drop shipped from hong kong, as well as the fact that.. it's being drop shipped from hong kong. *shrug
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Old 21st July 2017, 12:44 PM   #114
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You know how ebay often says 'delivery between x and y' and you think to yourself, + or minus a week or 3... Yeah no, arrived today, first day of the predicted delivery date Props to qd_au for being on the ball, and having their 'standard shipping' be express post (through DHL).


Setting up now, came with an american charger + AU adaptor included by qd_au, a fairly hefty flat usb C charge cable and some nice nylon braided B&O in ear headphones.


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I totally agree, I've had the M7 and now the M9, the M7 was great but after 1 1/2 years the battery has fluff all stamina. The M9 is ok but the earphone jack has to be the most annoying part of the phone, I have Shure 315's and if you bump the jack, it pops out enough to stop the audio, happens at least 5-10 times when I go riding or jogging. The camera is also a crock of dicks.

The M10 was on sale for $599 but I just don't want to take the risk of it having a over sensitive headphone jack. Also tired of the bs HTC are doing. They have no idea and now typically like puppies following their master, they've cut the phone jack from the U10. Time for a change, but there's no such thing as a mobile with good audio and camera.
Htc10 not only has a good camera it's one of the few with optical image stabilization on the front camera.
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Old 21st July 2017, 4:18 PM   #116
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A few of you asked for a smaller version of this phone, sadly for you 'smaller' these days still means 5.2", but here it is.

LG Q8 expected in august. A 5.2" V20.

http://www.gsmarena.com/lg_q8-8781.php
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