These are the most recent forum messages posted by Versed:
Some Truth But??
Huawei lost momentum first with the loss of the AT&T, and possible the VZW deal, BB for what ever reason did sell their devices stopped selling them, agreed but still move on. Stick with Amazon and maybe some other brick and morter, for I would be interested in the P20 Pro (depending on price). And if all things being equal at what I'd be interested in getting, and I mean equal, not better not worse, I'd pick ...
Downloaded This Morning.
I had been running 8.1 beta for a few weeks, just around the time Essential allowed for it to be done OTA, and through registration of your phone's serial number, it was approved and downloaded it the next day. This morning, on another phone site, they said it was ready for non-beta available, did a check, and it downloaded. More then likely it was the same or close to the same as the beta rom, which I had ...
Long Live the New Patent Troll
Seems except for a few die hard BlackBerry users, the company is going down the patent troll path instead of the innovation path.
LOL, do you even need to ask?
This does seem like a well designed mid level device at flagship pricing. If they were to officially sell it in the US at around $600 I would consider it. But not with last year snapdragon and this display.
Re: Verizon sucks
You mean their former employee?
Re: LTE Band compatibility
That's because fearless leader and his clown FCC director, who spouts corporate freedom pressured both AT&T and Verizon Wireless not to carry Huawei Mate 10 Pro for some pie in the sky security reasons. I could understand if it was for the infrastructure but a phone?
Solution to a problem that rarely exists.
1. This is 1992 calling and we want our roof mount antenna back. 2. Is this mess of wires, magnetic mounts for the vast majority of the people really worth the cost, time, mess, effort and possible damage to the outside of the car, or to door/hatch seals? 3. We both live in NJ, I'm somewhat south of you, have both an AT&T and T-Mobile lines. Very few area's I don't get a signal and for the most ...
One Plus 6?
Since Vivo is the same company as One Plus, wondering if we shall see this on the One Plus 6?
2015 Called and?
2015 called and they want their SOC back!
Still pretty good, I ordered and canceled the 5t, reason, I bought an Essential Phone. $428 with sales tax, the phone came, the camera was on back order, canceled the camera, the EP-1 came to $292 with sales tax. I know it's a touch and go with Essential and no idea of the future. I'd be happy if I get to Oreo, which will happen.
Re: Inconsistent government.
Exactly, Trump hate's CNN, and in every other corporate interest, he has been on their side. All of a sudden, when AT&T refused to divest CNN for the merger, all of a sudden the DOJ steps in. While I am not thrilled with all of these mergers. There is no conflict or monopoly issue with it.
Re: Inconsistent government.
Normally I would have agreed with this measure and the same if it was with Comcast. But the real reason is not creating a bloated monopoly, but wanting to force a sale of CNN to a company which is more in tune with Fox and Breitbart.
Got it Today
VPN'd to a Canadian server and upgrade my 3t today to Oreo, don't notice much of a difference, but it's decent to know they kept to their promise. Still the OP5 doesn't have it yet and the the 5t is going to be shipped with Nougat.
I signed up.
I have an unlocked US S8+, went onto Samsung + and was offered the beta program and applied for it. (yesterday). I hope sometime in the next week or two Oreo beta will be offered for me to try. I'm just wondering if I do take the beta Oreo, will I be able to get the official release when it is offered sometime later. I just check again for an OTA and taking a 1309.21mb download. ...
Any other Company?
If any other company put this thing it would be labeled as junk, and good only for freebies or low cost price points for carriers like Cricket, Boost or MetroPCS. BUT, because it has a Nokia branding, people are going to fall over this device.
This is what I've been waiting for!
I have been reading rumors of this phone for several months, depending on price and availability I'm really considering this phone. I don't do VR, so the resolution is fine by me. While I don't want large bezels, smaller bezels (at least to me) seem to make a large phone easier to handle.
Re: Sorry you could have a 100MP camera on this and it still won't sell
I happen to like this phone, yeah there's camera problems, still I don't like it enough to buy it. Essential also said there will be a quick Oreo update, then a few weeks back, they said it was 2 month or so away. My feelings if this phone drops in price in a month or two, I'd consider it. Till then no.
Selling this version of the V30 on Sprint is like putting a Kia Engine in a Ferrari, may look good, may work, but nothing special.
To me this seems like chairty/welfare for the rich, ether they should have just bought HTC's phone business out, or spent a defecation ton less have someone else make their Pixel's (which is basically what's going to be done).
And this has to do with face id in which way?
How come a new lte system is he topic and people are talking about SGS8's and their issues? Some issue's with the website?
Are they serious?
First, don't see how this is going to save them or their parent Sprint. Second, if I go into an Apple Store, buy an iPhone outright unlocked, I can get a year of service for free, or what ever tax and fee's they may occur? Then cancel a year later and just take my phone somewhere else?
Re: Yeah, no
I have an unlocked US S8+, how did you do it? Have no interest in rooting, which I doubt could be done. Would like to do the same.
Re: Let me get this strait?
Oddly you don't find in anywhere on their website.
Re: Let me get this strait?
Of course I would have to port one of my line's over from at&t?
Let me get this strait?
I have a brand new SGS8+ unlocked US version, I can call or order and pay for the sim card, and taxes and get a free year of service?
Did they solve the problem of the screen's popping off?
Re: Essential with Stock
I was thinking about this phone, it is expensive and for the price missing things like water resistance and wireless charging (the later doesn't bother me.), I wouldn't be an early adopter, even with a $50 discount on the 360 camera. Website is nice, but too much self congratulations on an item which hasn't shipped. And extreme claims like the best thing to come to photography since George Eastman. Still it looks nice, and may ...
Re: Cool features not available in US market?
Read that somewhere before, I wonder which idiot in the company signed that agreement?
This crap bloatware should be called AnusFlash because that is exactly what is does, click on the hyperlink on this post and see just what it's all about.
Nice back up phone.
I wouldn't mind getting the G5 as a back up phone, or an interim replacement if I needed something in a hurry and wish to save up for something better.
Re: No App Draw
Great, it's good to see many of the Chinese phone companies, many making a decent product allowing an option for an app draw.
I do live in Toms River, NJ and work in Pomona, NJ which is just outside of Atlantic City. There are some coverage issues when you get away from the towns surrounding Atlantic City, Galloway Twp. and Egg Harbor Twp. As well as leaving Ocean County, and going west towards Cherry Hill, NJ and Philadelphia. Off topic, but related, if one is thinking of going to T-Mobile, check out MintSim. With their current promotion, and ...
I don't like nor do I get into carrier or phone OS wars, but more and more I am considering porting from AT&T to T-Mobile, while I have a 40gb data plan on AT&T, 30 of those GB's I got on a promotion which raised my bill less then $18.00 per month. I pay about $245 per month, of which about $20 goes for a Next 24 for my wife's iPhone 7. And that is for 5 lines ...
Re: Deja Vu again?
You are for the most part right. Just one thing? What does this have to do with Verizon's 5G test cities?
Would this an authorized repair for like the iphone's, sammy's and others and does it keep the warranty intact.
Re: A step in the right direction...
And at least with Sprint, you'd get better coverage roaming abroad then at their home market.
Re: No App Draw
At least allow for an option to have the app drawer.
Re: Cortana+headset=safe, hands-free driving
It's not Congress, but the DOT. If they want to make a law against hands free driving, either leave it up to the state's, or go through the process and pass legislation and have it signed by the President. Not by a group of appointees, or civil servants making regulations.
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