Originally Posted by avelasqu
I would agree for the usability, pure-productivity standpoint. However, when I did have the Torch (back to the 9700 as well), it was kind of fun to have a BB with a large display. That being said, when the 9800 is available for T-Mobile, I will be getting one.
The large display became useless to me. The onscreen keyboard covered more than half of it when I had it sideways. Couldn't type on the slideout keypad when it was sideways. When in a normal vertical position, the onscreen keypad takes up all the space that was gained by having a bigger screen.