1. Spartan616's Avatar
    So after the Verizon LTE conference, I was super disappointed. The phones they plan on bringing out are just about the same as one another: candybar designed, 4.3" screen and have FFCs. Maybe it's just me, but I think that there should at least be 2 or 3 devices on each network from the same manufacturer. The devices could from the same model, for all I care, but I actually want to find a HTC qwerty phone, a regular moto droid phone w/ no keyboard or a Samsung media phone. Here are my phone "templates" that I wish manufacturers would try.

    Default: candybar form 3-4" screen, "current" standard camera, no ffc (until they're very mainstream), single core cpu, standard battery, comes with a 8GB microSD card. Focusing on slimmer hardware design and longer battery life (like, not having to charge for a week with mild-medium use)

    Keyboard: slider/flipout/folding design, 3.5-4" Screen, higher res camera, no ffc (until they're very mainstream), higher end single core cpu, larger battery, comes with a 16GB microSD card. Focusing on quickness, so either ram or data speeds. It also would be nice if these device could get kickstands as well.

    Media-Hub: candybar form 4+" screen, kickstand, FFC, higher res camera, dual-core cpu, largest battery, comes with a 32GB MicroSD card. Focusing on handling intense graphics and data
    01-06-2011 10:45 PM
  2. Kyle Gibb's Avatar
    These are pretty much the form factors Microsoft has mandated for WP7. Would be nice to have some more portrait sliders though...
    01-07-2011 04:57 PM