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N97 or iPHONE 3GS?

MACKDEEZY510

Aug 3, 2009, 3:05 PM
which one is better?
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HokiesACC

Aug 5, 2009, 5:43 PM
Better? First off, you're talking about two different types of phones here. If you had asked about the i8910 Omnia HD and 3GS, then I could tell you the i8910 would be the better choice by far. However, it doesn't have US 3G yet. So, better in this case depends on what you're looking for in a phone. If you value having a physical keyboard and a great camera, then the N97 is your phone. Do you want a removable battery? Do you want to insert a memory card? Do you want a customizable homescreen? If yes, the N97 is your phone. You'll have more apps available with the iPhone, but give it time and there will be more for the N97. The 3GS also processes things quicker than the N97 does. Software wise they offer very similar functionality. Do you wan...
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MACKDEEZY510

Aug 6, 2009, 2:01 PM
thanks 4 spreading the knowledge. i should've been more specific. i wanted to know which phone had the best web browsing experience. I know the iphone has actual internet, high speed page loads, and the zoom feature is Cool Cool . I was wondering if the n97's internet browser was similar to the 3gs or better. Not just some mobile adapted browser experience.
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HokiesACC

Aug 6, 2009, 4:29 PM
"Mobile adapted browser experience." Hahaha. I'm gonna go out on a limb and say you don't know much about Nokia's. The N97 browser is wonderful. There's no multi-touch on the N97, but honestly, it's not necessary, and I've never found myself saying I wish it were there. Web pages load quickly and as you would see them on a computer, unless for some reason the website kicks you over to a mobile version. Websites detect things like that. It's got kinetic scrolling just like the iPhone(allows you to run your finger all around the screen to scroll around), and double tap to zoom, which allows you to double tap on an area and zooms in so you can easily read small text or click a small link, and is a joy to have. The browser also automatically goe...
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MACKDEEZY510

Aug 7, 2009, 12:19 AM
can u watch spankwire on the n97?
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