1. Speedoo's Avatar
    Like the title says. ???
    Or am I the only Verizon user who owns this phone?
    11-19-2011 10:03 PM
  2. Sir-Ticksalot's Avatar
    I got one back in Aug. it is a great phone, really like it.
    11-20-2011 04:22 PM
  3. jart32's Avatar
    yeah nice phone..... works well.... wish its was 1 ghz instead of 800 mhz but still nice... full keyboard and rootable if you can follow directions.... im Verizon by the way.

    Looking to do custon rom and recovery to... better since i rooted so i can uninstall the bloatware.

    cheers all.
    12-27-2011 08:34 PM
  4. jart32's Avatar
    Like the title says. ???
    Or am I the only Verizon user who owns this phone?
    No got mine from a verizon store back in November..... Just got rooted a few days ago.

    Nice now that im rooted... just need a custom rom and or recovery now to.
    12-27-2011 08:36 PM
  5. RWC4USC's Avatar
    Verizon has the merge?
    01-25-2012 07:20 AM
  6. twc14559's Avatar
    I also have the HTC Merge...Love the phone...don't like that there is no support on Verizons website or on HTCs website...And HTC knows about the issues with sense re-loading...and they say there is a fix coming...but I highly doubt it....as soon as I can purchase a different phone I will be dumping this phone
    03-27-2012 05:56 PM
  7. rdhuels's Avatar
    I have this phone back in Aug. its a slow loading paying full data cannot even load facebook aps faster than my older non smarthphone..hate it..Took it to Verizon to fix the problem they couldn't fix it for me.
    04-23-2012 11:17 AM
  8. 318sugarhill's Avatar
    The Merge is basically the Droid incredible with a keyboard. It was scheduled to come out later in the year when the Dinc was released. Unfortunately VZW decided NOT to carry it last minute for whatever reason. The VZW stores that did sell it, were not VZW corporate stores. They were the "authorized Verizon sellers" retail stores. It's very difficult to replace if it breaks (if you have the insurance plan) because there just aren't many out there. It was a great phone at the time, especially for those who like the physical keyboard. It was supposed to compete with the Droid 2. No idea why it wasn't fully released. Most of the Merge phones out there are unbranded and used on ALLTEL or US Cellular. VZW did allow you to activate it on their network....if you had one.

    It is essentially a two year old phone at this point. It doesn't meet any of the hardware standards on todays phones, and unfortunately it will only run up to Gingerbread smoothly. ICS was not designed for the older hardware running older versions of Android.
    07-14-2012 02:04 PM
  9. icu's Avatar
    I REALLY REALLY wanted this phone back when it was announced. In fact, my obsession over it is the reason I came to Android Central and stuck around (then I got hooked).

    I was REALLY REALLY shocked to see that it's now being sold on Wirefly.com http://i.imgur.com/L08VD.png

    At this point there's no going back, but a DInc with a great keyboard sounded perfect back in the day. Shame HTC doesn't seem to even bother with hardware keyboards anymore. I'd take a good look at a Merge 2 HD LTE.
    09-21-2012 10:37 AM