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      06-15-2013, 01:08 PM   #1

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Lightbulb The *OFFICIAL* Which Cell Phone You Got/Want?

I've been a Samsung fan for years but for the last year have used a HTC EVO 4G LTE. And all I can say is WOW! What an incredible device!
The screen and PQ is gorgeous, great sound quality (beats audio) solid call quality, super fast, and best of all... terrific Battery Life! What's NOT to love.
I typically change devices about every year or so. I definitely prefer the ANDROID OS vs iOS (not knocking Apple!) so naturally, I've decided to grab the new HTC One:

HTC Zoe™: Your photo gallery brought to life.

Capturing a moment takes more than one image. That’s why the new HTC One includes the HTC UltraPixel Camera. Press the shutter and the HTC One automatically captures up to 20 photos and a 3-second video—a picture that’s alive. So your entire photo album becomes a living, breathing gallery.

HTC BoomSound™: Sharper, richer, louder.

On the average smartphone, sharing music or a video with friends is a frustrating experience. A tiny speaker will tame even the most ferocious track. But the new HTC One's BoomSound™ changes all that. Dual frontal stereo speakers powered by built-in amplifiers deliver bigger sound with less distortion and more detail.

HTC BlinkFeed™. Your live home screen.

With HTC BlinkFeed™, simply pick the social networks, news and feeds you want to stay updated on and they'll all stream live to your home screen. The pulse of your world is in the palm of your hand.

Refined design. Rugged build. Inspired results.

Full metal body. Zero gap construction. And tapered edges that offer a slim but satisfying grip. The new HTC One is phone design that doesn’t compromise.

Create Your Own Video Highlight.

HTC Video Highlights automatically selects the highlights of an event to craft a stunning 30-second show. No fancy software or skills needed. Choose from great music themes to add to the effect. Change the sequences if you want. Then release your life movie right away, with one-press sharing for everyone to enjoy.

Your interactive TV guide.

Tired of remotes taking up valuable couch space? The new HTC One is ready to help you channel surf. With Sense TV, all it takes is a few simple steps and you’ll be able to select TV channels, access program guides, adjust audio and more with your HTC One. Find your favorite shows, and it will notify you when they’re on. Take control of your TV experience with your phone.

Sense Voice: Call clarity—even in a crowd.

The world doesn’t include a volume knob. So talking on the phone in any loud, crowded environment can be a challenge. The new HTC One solves that problem with Sense Voice. It includes dual built-in microphones that detect loud ambient noise and will then dynamically boost the in-call voice to compensate. Hurrah for clarity.
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Qualcomm® Snapdragon™ 600, quad-core, 1.7GHz

Android™ with HTC Sense™

HTC BlinkFeed™



Total storage : 32GB/64GB, available capacity varies1




850/900/1800/1900 MHz


Europe/ Middle East/ Africa: 900/1900/2100 MHz with HSDPA up to 42 Mbps
Asia: 850/900/1900/2100 MHz with HSDPA up to 42 Mbps
Canada/ Latin America: 850/1900/2100 MHz up to HSDPA 42 Mbps
T-Mobile (US): 850/ AWS/1900/2100 MHz with HSDPA up to 42 Mbps
AT&T: 850/1900/2100 MHz with HSDPA up to 21 Mbps
Sprint: 1900/2100 MHz with HSDPA up to 14.4 Mbps

3G - CDMA:

800/1900 MHz for Sprint

4G - LTE:

Europe/ Middle East/ Africa: 800/1800/2600 MHz
Asia: 1800/2600 MHz
T-Mobile (US)/ AT&T/ Canada/ Latin America: 700 MHz and AWS band
Sprint: 1900 MHz


Internal GPS antenna + GLONASS
Digital compass

Gyro sensor
Proximity sensor
Ambient light sensor


3.5 mm stereo audio jack
NFC capable3
Compliant with Bluetooth 4.0
Bluetooth 4.0 with aptX™ enabled
Wi-Fi®: IEEE 802.11 a/ac/b/g/n
DLNA® for wirelessly streaming media from the phone to a compatible TV or computer
HTC Connect
Miracast wireless display standard
Support consumer infrared remote control
micro-USB 2.0 (5-pin) port with mobile high-definition video link (MHL) for USB or HDMI connection (Special cable required for HDMI connection.)

HTC BoomSound™

Dual frontal stereo speakers with built-in amplifiers
Studio-quality sound with Beats Audio™
Sense Voice


HTC UltraPixel Camera
BSI sensor, Pixel size 2.0 µm, Sensor size 1/3'
Dedicated HTC ImageChip™ 2
F2.0 aperture and 28 mm lens
Optical Image Stabilization (OIS)
Smart Flash: Five levels of flash automatically set by distance to subject
Front Camera: 2.1 MP, 880 wide angle lens with HDR capability
1080p Full HD video recording with HDR Video
HTC Zoe™ with Sequence Shot, Always Smile and Object Removal
Gallery with Video Highlights and HTC Share
Continuous shooting and VideoPic
Slow motion video recording with variable speed playback


Audio supported formats:

Playback: .aac, .amr, .ogg, .m4a, .mid, .mp3, .wav, .wma (Windows Media Audio 9)
Recording: .amr

Video supported formats:

Playback: .3gp, .3g2, .mp4, .wmv (Windows Media Video 9), .avi (MP4 ASP and MP3)
Recording: .mp4


Embedded rechargeable Li-polymer battery

Capacity : 2300 mAh
Talk time:

Up to 18 hours for WCDMA
Up to 19 hours for CDMA
Up to 27 hours for GSM

Standby time:

Up to 500 hours for WCDMA
Up to 496 hours for CDMA
Up to 479 hours for GSM
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      06-15-2013, 02:28 PM   #2

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      06-15-2013, 03:45 PM   #3
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I just got an S4 and so far I like it. I had an HTC thunderbolt before. So it was a nice upgrade.
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      06-15-2013, 04:53 PM   #4
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iPhone 5 for me. Other phones are too big IMO and are annoying to carry around.

I do really like the htc one . That might be my next phone.
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      06-15-2013, 05:21 PM   #5
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      06-15-2013, 05:49 PM   #6

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Originally Posted by Greenkirby21 View Post
iPhone 5 for me. Other phones are too big IMO and are annoying to carry around.

I do really like the htc one . That might be my next phone.
Yeah, I remember at one time they were making phones smaller. I wish I can find me an original nokia 8800 from my youth. but for now I'll stick with the iphone 5
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      06-15-2013, 08:23 PM   #7
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Yeah, I remember at one time they were making phones smaller. I wish I can find me an original nokia 8800 from my youth. but for now I'll stick with the iphone 5
Believe it or not
I miss the size of those phones
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      06-15-2013, 08:25 PM   #8

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I read where the next iPhone will be offered in not only different screen sizes (as large as 5in) but multiple colors. So that's pretty cool.
I just love the open platform and flexibility of Android. And as far as size... Once you surf and watch videos or even movies or sporting events on a larger screen size like Galaxy S or HTC... All else is puny and lacking.
The only thing that I dislike about the Sammys now is the plasticky hollow feel. But you can NOT sleep on the screen and PQ of any Samsung. That is their forte'!
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      06-15-2013, 09:35 PM   #9

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      06-16-2013, 12:37 AM   #10
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      06-16-2013, 08:56 PM   #11
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prepaid iphone 3gs (no internet). i'm out of the phone game until there's a cheap prepaid data setup (like in europe and china). when that comes around i'll probably try an old-model android
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      06-16-2013, 11:34 PM   #12
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      06-17-2013, 08:26 AM   #13

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iPhone 5. I love the customization you get with android, but I would miss having the simplicity that comes with iOS. iOS7 looks great, I can't wait for that.

If I was to switch, I'd get the HTC one.. That phone is probably one of the best phones I've seen. The S4 is just big and feels cheap

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      06-17-2013, 10:41 AM   #14
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Shocked this hasn't turned into a pissing match yet...

Anyway, I just switched from the iPhone 5 to the Galaxy S4. I wanted a change of pace and got it. As to the size issue, my S4 is currently the exact same dimensions (just a little thinner) than my fiance's iPhone 5 with her case on it. She has an Otter but she's got the smaller, traveller Otter case, so it's not the biggest Otter out there, but not as sleek as some of the other cases out there either. I also have a slim case on my S4 (the one that has the flip cover), so it's not very well protected, but so far so good. I'm sure if I put a big case on my S4 it'd be massive and that might be an issue.
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      06-19-2013, 04:59 PM   #15
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      06-19-2013, 05:47 PM   #16
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Have Samsung S3.... As for next one, either the S4 or the HTC One. The HTC looks mighty fine!
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      06-19-2013, 11:27 PM   #18

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Thumbs up

It arrived yesterday and all I can say is WOW... I have been extremely impressed with my current EVO 4G LTE but this ONE is on another whole level!

It is ultra-thin!!! Yet it feels significant. Meaning far from cheap! Those dual speakers...
This is easily the most "significant cellular device available". Meaning: Overall everything! And the speed...
Can't wait to root it...
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      06-20-2013, 03:46 AM   #19
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still on my bb 9900 . pretty much because of battery life has that improved any ?
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      06-20-2013, 04:55 AM   #20

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HTC one is my next phone
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BMW have tapped into this by mirroring typical BMW dynamics and steering communication within the new UKL cars.
You mean massive body roll, a steering system that is not connected to the front wheels, and the engine note played through the speaker system?!?!?!?!
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      06-20-2013, 01:13 PM   #21

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Ive got an iphone 5 but that looks beautiful! Can someone comment on the UI and touch sensitivity on the HTC? ex: scrolling, switching screens, etc..

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      06-20-2013, 01:21 PM   #22
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I use the Razr Maxx for battery life. I can go days without charging it. As a systems engineer I am on the phone and using 4g all day. It just never dies.
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