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Postby narly » Sun Jun 26, 2016 5:43 pm


looking at getting a new phone .... Galaxy s6. Anyone have any experiences , durability etc . Is the Edge worth the extra dollars ?


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Postby wolverine » Mon Jun 27, 2016 11:38 am


narly wrote:
looking at getting a new phone .... Galaxy s6. Anyone have any experiences , durability etc . Is the Edge worth the extra dollars ?


Personally, don't like Samsung phones that much. Hardware is fine but software (Samsung's own applications) looks like it was given to a 4 year old to put together. So many features, all fighting for your attention.

Personally, I would stick with something offering a cleaner version of Android, such as LG (G4 or G5), or even Google's own Nexus line (can be found much cheaper through Kogan).


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Postby phunkyfeelone » Mon Jun 27, 2016 9:05 pm


As narly said, Samsung phones are very consumer oriented, with a stack of shit con-sumer apps that can't be removed...
Unless you have the knowledge to jailbreak and put a custom ROM of course. And risk bricking a $700 phone.

I personally prefer HTC phones, have a look on GSM Arena or Whistleout to see the latest models.
Have a much better feel (metal rather than plastic), look a bit more serious, and the GUI is more sensible.

Then staticice.com.au to compare pricing and find the lowest price.
Then officeworks to price beat (if they have the model)


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Postby narly » Tue Jun 28, 2016 5:21 pm


Thanks chaps , I was led to believe that Samsung was nest best thing to an iphone. Not an LG fan , might look at HTC. Last 3 phones have been Motorola might even go that way again , always been tough and trouble free.


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Postby HIPPYD » Mon Jul 04, 2016 10:04 pm


I just got an S7 due to my S4 playing up. Phone is great, charges very fast.


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Postby boner1970 » Wed Sep 06, 2017 8:38 pm


Still happy with my samsung 5.


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