Sources: Samsung , , AnandTech, The Verge
quote: Agreed. Even though I've owned the past 4 iPhones (starting from 3 on wards), I've always had an eye to Sammy's offering (particularly the Note 2) but the build quality isn't up to par with Apple yet. I was hoping that with HTC's impressive One offering, it would light a fire for Sammy to revolutionize their designs. Unfortunately, it's just evolutionary at this point, but the rest of the package and specs are superb!
quote: Knox is essentially identical to BlackBerry Ltd.'s (TSE:BB) recently announced multi-mode feature in BB10. The phone can be placed into either a work or a home mode.
quote: S Health includes support for an integrated pedometer, temperature and humidity sensors in the SGS4
quote: It's laggy crap, but the Fandroids won't notice because they're used to lag and crappy apps.
quote: Also if you rewind to 52 seconds, you'll see lag again when swiping through the installed apps. It's laggy crap, but the Fandroids won't notice because they're used to lag and crappy apps.
quote: I accomplish the same on the iPhone by putting the most commonly used apps in the first page and the rest in folders on 2nd and 3rd pages. If I have to quickly find an app, there is the search function.
quote: I used android and know the distinction between an app drawer and a desktop. I personally don't care for it as it's just another thing I have to maintain, and move apps back and forth...
quote: Still does not excuse lagginess, not one bit. All those icons take 1-2MB max, which is nothing on a phone with 2GB memory.
quote: Apples approach: Don't do it, just tell people they don't want it and its not useful.
quote: Sales figures show it as well, when you have a shitty ecosystem, not many people spend money on it.
quote: Lets be honest. There are three Android trolls on this site. Retrospooty, Reclaimer77 (who I'm sure is the same person) and CheeseW - who is basically a loyal monkey to the first two.
quote: I'm not even going to go through the list of failings, because I'm not that insecure about my phone choice or that of others.
quote: It's evidenced constantly, you claim you're neutral
quote: Retrospooty, Reclaimer77 (who I'm sure is the same person)
quote: And, as usual, when I can be bothered, I educated you on them:
quote: Faster Voice search - not really sure if serious..
quote: Widgets - lol
quote: Live wallpaper - lol
quote: Removable battery - emergency battery packs achieve exactly the same result
quote: Plays HD content without downscaling - downscaling isn't visible so irrelevant.
quote: Multi Window support - Pointless in a smartphone, gimmick.
quote: You cant say a whole lot, because in spite of all your ranting and raving and superior mentality, when it came time to put your money where your mouth is you bought a Nexus 4 and put your foot where your mouth is so just STFU.
quote: At a time when Apple is having all sorts of bad news in the market
quote: Android marches on
quote: Android marches on
quote: The Android landscape may look very different in a couple of years.
quote: Only you would see this as a bad thing.
quote: You are already using an OS that doesnt stack up to the competition by most measures.
quote: the perception that they have been left behind technically. That isnt just me ribbing you, its all over the stock channels and financial outlets.