1. wbcolon's Avatar
    How many of you have had your phones since launch day and have they held up hardware wise (buttons)? Just curious if thing was built to last for 2 years lol.

    Willie C
    10-07-2012 12:17 PM
  2. RyDawgBoston's Avatar
    I've had mine since launch and it's holding up amazing. I'm still impressed with the way it's built and the software.



    Sent from my SAMSUNG-SGH-I747 using Android Central Forums
    wbcolon likes this.
    10-07-2012 04:37 PM
  3. SenseMonkey's Avatar
    Everythings working like it should,no problems here.

    Sent from my S3(:
    wbcolon likes this.
    10-07-2012 05:04 PM
  4. wbcolon's Avatar
    This thing is amazing. As long as I keep mine in a case it should last me a long time.

    Willie C
    10-07-2012 05:06 PM
  5. Soundtrack to Chaos's Avatar
    Buttons are fine and even better each week as I'm constantly finding new ways to avoid pressing the unnessary hardware buttons

    On my Samsung galaxy s3 running android 4.0

    Because unlike ios, i keep my apps in app drawers, and not in infinite cluttered homescreens
    wbcolon and unlmtdRW like this.
    10-07-2012 05:08 PM
  6. bassmig's Avatar
    I have to say that mine is holding up just fine. I've kept it in my slip case since I got it and have had a screen cover on it a few weeks after launch. It's pretty much like on day one. I managed to score a free OB Defender since Friday. I'm not sure I'll keep it in the OB as it makes the phone fat and the phone is too phat to make it fat! I still love it and find new thing to love about it daily. I'm axiously awaiting Jelly Bean in hopes it might somehow be even better...
    wbcolon likes this.
    10-07-2012 06:24 PM
  7. Uncle Louie's Avatar
    I had to exchange mine because of a faulty screen (the bottom of the screen right above the home button was turning purple), but other than that, no issues.
    10-07-2012 06:25 PM
  8. funkylogik's Avatar
    had it since UK launch, no software problems, back is scratched and fake metal bezel has a dent but screen is pristine (no protector) buttons are fine. its doin well for a 4-5 month old phone usualy theyre f***d by now lol. its first phone ive used a case on though

    global s3, UK. Ask me anything and ill reply even if its just an intelligent (or stupid) guess
    wbcolon likes this.
    10-07-2012 06:57 PM
  9. CaneToad's Avatar
    Had mine since Aus launch and its fine except for the up volume button starting to stick after a week or 2 but I think I had it in my pocket with keys or something to cause it. Place in Brisbane replaced the buttons for me under warranty while I waited on Saturday. Replaced the screen as well even though mine was still perfect.
    He said he said the most common repair is for cracked screens?
    Clearly lots of dimwits in Brisbane.
    funkylogik likes this.
    10-08-2012 03:12 AM
  10. jcp007's Avatar
    I have had mine since June 21st with no issues since switching from my 9810.

    Sent From My Samsung Galaxy Note 10.1 Tablet
    10-08-2012 06:19 AM

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