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Old 09-30-2008, 12:46 PM   #21 (permalink)
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+1 for the Jav. Can't go bigger.
Not sure what you mean on this. Do you have a Jav now and are giving a poor review for it? Please explain.
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Old 09-30-2008, 01:05 PM   #22 (permalink)
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I think he is saying that the Javelin has his vote. He wants it because of the size.
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Old 09-30-2008, 01:49 PM   #23 (permalink)
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I am in no way making an argument for/or against either device when I make this point, but I highly recommend getting hands-on with the Bold before dismissing it as too big. While the overall measurements make it out to be 88xx in size, RIM has done a good job making the phone smaller in your hands. All parts of the phone are beveled to avoid the 'brick in your hand' feeling.

Of course the Jav/Curve form factor is small(er), but the Bold is not the giant people make it out to be.
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Old 09-30-2008, 04:02 PM   #24 (permalink)
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Keep in mind that if you make the decision on which phone to buy because of 3G, then make sure you are picking the right phone for the right network.

T-Mobile is using 1700 MHz where as AT&T and Rogers uses 850 MHz and 1900 MHz for their 3G network.

If you have T-Mobile and you are getting the Bold to use their 3G network then you will be disappointed when you end up only working on the EDGE network instead.
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