These are the most recent forum messages posted by JoelMikel:
Agreed.... a lot of people have been clamoring for a full physical keyboard on the high end phones... however, there are still a good number of people who don't need all the apps and jazziness that go along with high end phones and feature phones fill that void.
A step in the right direction going back to feature phones... not so much with the full keyboard... doesn't matter either way about the full keyboard because I'd still be able to T9 with the phone keys
A step in the right direction!
I'd love a great feature phone the way they used to be made with a modern twist... a great camera. Give me a good old fashion flip phone, sturdy, great reception, loud ear piece and a great camera... I can text better with T9 than with a full keyboard.
Don't let that scare you away... it's the same camera that was on the original One and it's great!
Re: WiFi data?
http://www.sprint.com/landings/prepaid/index. html?ECID=vanity:prepaid It's listed as "Blocked Network Data".... it's pretty clear on their site but a little ambiguous on this site.
For the win! Get 'em Son
... knowing how competitive the smartphone market is, why would the come to the table with inferior products? Voice dialing, fine, cool... quad core processore, fine, cool... but an awful display and only 3G support. Fire your entire R&D team
Will not connect to 4G/LTE at all.
What is the deal with this phone!! It will not connect to 4g no matter what I try. I live in the middle of a 4g area and I work in the strong end of a 4g area but this phone will not connect to it .... at all. Been 3G since I activated it. Side by side with my Moto X which has nearly full bars of 4G this G2 is stuck in 3G... I've read this complaint ...
Re: Speaker phone
Speaker phone is terrible on the X. At full volume it is muffly and crackly and it's still terribly quiet. It's the worst feature of this phone. But it is full duplex
Is that $20 per phone?
I don't see it in the article and since they did it last year maybe someone participated and would know the answer
It does work!!!!
I loaded it on 2 iPhones(4s and 5) and a Note 2 and it works perfectly between all of them and my Blackberry Bold....
True. Sprint is known not to carry major devices that other carriers do carry. I wouldn't hold my breath for anything new and earth shattering from Apple any time soon. The G2 is an interesting device with some of the new hardware integration. I'll be checking it out
Yeah "Wooooo"... they announce their availability a week after the other carriers and make it available a month after them. Way to stay ahead of the curve Sprint. As usual, you suck!
What a shame
This was the single greatest tool ever produced by Google. It was available before most browsers were capable of displaying web content. It was, until the moment they shut it down, faster than any web browser for finding information. It was available to anyone with a cell phone and text plan. I am sad and disappointed that this incredible feature is gone.
Re: I didn't know they had a Blackberry App
they don't have a BB app.... never have. Misleading article aimed at further discrediting Blacbkerry. No surprise, really, considering Mayer's unfounded contempt for the company. Yahoo is a terrible company with terrible products...Blackberry should send them a Thank You note for doing this public service
No music playback....
I was seriously considering ditching my Blackberry for this phone until I read that you cannot play music on it. There is no music player and no file management feature to find/use .mp3(or the like).... With that massive external speaker setup that should have been a priority element.
I'm so excited about this phone I can barely contain myself!
Re: Nokia E7 US Availability
http://www.reuters.com/article/idUSTRE6BD1QI2 0101214 Nokia... geez :roll:
Re: You guys are dumb
Great thread. "You guys are so dumb"... you should have followed that up with "I'm in 2nd grade and don't know how to express my feelings yet"
Re: Half duplex ... really?
A little late to the party. Despite what's written in the specs on this site the phone DOES have full duplex.
Re: 9650 for Verizon
Re: Opera Mini or Bolt
As reported in your other thread, Opermini does not work on the Bold. Confirmed by several others on sprintusers. It either locks up completely or the cursor goes completely haywire and you can't do anything. Bolt appears to be substantially more solid. However, I still have not found any problems with speed or compatibility with the BB browser.
Re: Question about the browser
No problems on my browser.... yet. However, I did download OperaMini.... what a nightmare that has been. So far I have had to wipe my Bold and rebuild due to it completely locking up even after pulling the battery.
Re: 2.1 Android Leaked
Full update available from Sprint now! http://shop.sprint.com/en/software_down loads/pda_smartphone/samsung_moment.shtml
Re: Turn off sense
Thanks for the info. I think I got motion sick watching that video :(
Re: Half duplex ... really?
Great post! Way to contribute! Thanks for making your own point... :roll:
Half duplex ... really?
It's 2010. We have cameras built into phones that rival top market devices, wifi, super fast data... essentially a portable computer that fits into your pocket... Yet they choose to outfit this high end device with a HALF DUPLEX speaker phone? Seriously? I haven't followed Berry devices for a long time but is this typical for them? I use my speaker phone on all of my phones almost exclusively and a full duplex speaker is essential.
Re: 2gb memory card???
Who cares what you hate. :roll:
The pre-production model of this phone had a 3.2mp ....and we get a 1.3mp.... :roll:
2gb memory card???
Are you kidding??? only 2gb.... shame on you Samsung.
Re: NOT Coming
"we"? Do you work for Sprint? This is disappointing news.... :(
Re: LG muziq or KATANA dlx
The muziq has bigger keys but offers zero tactile feedback so texting isn't as easy as you would think. Reception is a non-issue. Pretty even between both phones. Battery life for the muziq is not great. I have had 2 of them but the battery life was very different between both the phones. The first I had to charge every 12 hours with minimal use. The second I charged every day and a half with the same amount of use. Definitely ...
Re: T9 Issues Fixed?
There are no issues. By default predictive text is turned on and it's annoying but it's easy to turn off.
Re: SLIDER PHONE IS FINALLY COMING!!!
Uh... any word on when this phone will be released for Sprint?
Re: Phone number for Chicago store
What is the cost?
Re: cell phone management tool in CompUSA
Is this free? I can download the software and drivers but after I try to install it tells me that I have to reboot to complete installation and once I reboot it tells me that the install.exe file is not found and I can't continue... stuck in a loop.
Re: Joel Mikel Your wish has been granted.. POSTED!!!
You are a true scholar! Beat the system :)
Re: Business Customers?
well post the answer!
Ok, I'll be the guinea pig! :)
Someone buy my MM5600 and I'll buy one of these and give it a good working through :) The size looks a little large but it finally has all the features in a phone I would want and need. I hope the reception is good and the OS is fast.
Re: TWO QUICK QUESTIONS
What the hell is wrong with you two.... If you have such a problem with people asking questions that you already know or others have already posted then IGNORE them... calling this user stupid or the questions stupid or calling the person lazy only exemplifies your social ineptness. Not everyone lives on these forums like you obviously do. It's so much more simple to just pass by a repeat question than it is to post unhelpful, callous responses such as these.
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