01-16-2014 01:10 PM
36 12
tools
  1. jdub1981's Avatar
    Just use samsung kies. It will recognize your backups from itunes and import everything it can including contacts and calenders
    susan mccathern likes this.
    01-09-2013 09:48 AM
  2. serpico's Avatar
    Just came across this thread and I am also coming from an iPhone 4. Tomorrow I'm planning on picking up the Note 2 and switching back to Android. I had the nexus one and still have it but Gingerbread got old and I decided to try something new and went iPhone. After a couple of years, it's boring as hell now. Yes it works fine but I dread picking up the phone now daily. Sad I know, it was such a nice polished premium phone compare to the nexus one at the time.

    I tried a Nokia 610 to see what windows phone was about but omg that is simpler than iOS. Not for me. After watching YouTube videos of the note 2, I can't imagine not switching to this phone. I'm getting older too so the larger screen will be a bonus for the eyes.

    Does anyone use this for navigation and are there car accessories? I can't find any. I use the iPhone and waze for navigation but miss google maps when I used the nexus one years ago.
    01-11-2013 12:34 AM
  3. sr2012's Avatar
    2 years changes everything. I don't like iOS now because it treats you like a ret^rd.

    Sent from my HTC One X using Android Central Forums
    01-11-2013 06:45 AM
  4. tlo07's Avatar
    I currently have a 4s and would LOVE to get this phone. Unfortunately I don't have an upgrade available for quite some time. I've been keeping an eye on Craigslist but most people are wanting almost full retail price. Also there just aren't a ton of them out there right now. I guess people just like these phones too much!

    Sent from my Nexus 7 using Tapatalk 2
    01-11-2013 07:06 AM
  5. serpico's Avatar
    I agree on Craigslist they sell for quite a bit, even locked carrier models. Two years a lot has changed and I'm looking forward to an upgrade soon.
    01-11-2013 12:22 PM
  6. cpuken's Avatar
    After owning 3 different iPhones, I'm thinking about making the switch. My current phone is the 4S.
    1. Is it safe to assume that any apps purchased for IOS will need to be either abandoned or re-purchased?
    2. Are there any critical things (features) that I'm giving up if I make the move from iPhone 4S to Galaxy Note II?
    (I don't one to have one of those moments where you make the switch, get everything setup then all of a sudden it hits you... I can't do xyz or I'm missing xyz, I forgot to take that into consideration).

    I really like the screen on the Note II, large, bright and sharp.
    I recently purchased a 7 inch Android Tablet, that was my 1st android device... a part of me says having a Note II and a 7 inch table is sort of redundant! Not wanting to spend money needlessly. I wonder now if one owns the Note II wheather a 9-10 inch tablet then makes more sense.
    Thanks
    Ken
    02-03-2013 03:35 PM
  7. born's Avatar
    How??????? Tried didn't work
    06-05-2013 03:01 PM
  8. susan mccathern's Avatar
    What kind of virus protection can u get that doesn't charge a monthly fee of at least $30 subject to change without warning!! For what I paid for the note virus protection should be included!
    01-16-2014 12:53 PM
  9. susan mccathern's Avatar
    Try cheapphones.com
    01-16-2014 12:56 PM
  10. susan mccathern's Avatar
    Yes there are serious things you'll give up, I just made that switch kinda regretting it. Virus protection bein huge on the list! At least $30 a month for that second is battery life.....IT SUX BEYOND BELIEF!! While sitting on my nightstand not bein used battery went from 100% to almost dead in a matter of a few hrs. Think long and hard before u switch!
    01-16-2014 01:05 PM
  11. susan mccathern's Avatar
    01-16-2014 01:10 PM
36 12

Similar Threads

  1. Switching from iPhone 4 to Galaxy S 2, Unlimited Data Plan
    By TheBaconKing in forum Samsung Galaxy S II
    Replies: 8
    Last Post: 04-29-2012, 11:50 PM
  2. Switch from iPhone 4S to Galaxy S II Skyrocket?
    By anthonyxo in forum Samsung Galaxy S II Skyrocket
    Replies: 38
    Last Post: 03-20-2012, 07:36 PM
  3. Went from Iphone 4s to Razr...
    By Mimonb in forum Droid RAZR
    Replies: 28
    Last Post: 01-28-2012, 03:34 AM
  4. Contacts from iPhone 4S to SGS2
    By Gary86 in forum AT&T Galaxy S II
    Replies: 3
    Last Post: 11-18-2011, 10:25 PM
  5. Going from iPhone 4 to Galaxy S2...many questions
    By Gary86 in forum AT&T Galaxy S II
    Replies: 23
    Last Post: 09-14-2011, 01:20 PM
LINK TO POST COPIED TO CLIPBOARD