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Old 06 December 2011, 13:35   #1
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Blackberry 3G or iphone 3

My Daughter has her heart set on the above, however when I looked at contract prices I was a little shocked. I've decided the most economical way to full fill my daughters dreams is to buy a good used example for as little money as I can and buy Goody bags from Giff Gaff.

So anyone got one of the above laying around to help me out?
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I have a brand new iPhone 3 G s Still in the box and never registered. What would you bid on such an item

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I use a Blackberry for work and I have just got a secondhand iphone that I am using on pay as you go to see how I get on with it.

So far the iphone is fantastic
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So far the iphone is fantastic
Blackberry is a girls phone so get her that
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Blackberry for a girl i like my iphone but the signal is pants
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blackberry messenger (bbm) is what everyone uses at my school, it's mostly a girly thing though.
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blackberry messenger (bbm) is what everyone uses at my school, it's mostly a girly thing though.
Yeh, that's why my Daughter wants one, but she'd rather have an iphone. Just a question of how many 's
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Find out what's cheaper and then convince your daughter that's the better phone
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They are more or less the same price used, but the Blackberrys do seem better constructed judging from what I've seen on Ebay tonight.
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I have a brand new iPhone 3 G s Still in the box and never registered. What would you bid on such an item

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Aye to that .. but teenage girls want blackberry .. I dont understand it
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Not. I used my iPhone for two years but it and iTunes always frustrated me, I then changed to an Android phone and it allows me to do what I want not just what Apple allow or think I want.
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Not. I used my iPhone for two years but it and iTunes always frustrated me, I then changed to an Android phone and it allows me to do what I want not just what Apple allow or think I want.
3 Gs were a decent leap forward but not as much as the 4 .. i'm guessing you had a 3 ?
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3 Gs were a decent leap forward but not as much as the 4 .. i'm guessing you had a 3 ?
Nope, I didn't. The systems are different and the Android took a bit more learning but it is streets ahead in flexibility. It's better to view the modern Android phone as a pocket computer with a phone function rather than a phone that can also do some other stuff.
However, we're off track and I guess Andy is going to have to cave in to a Blackberry or he'll not get peace.
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However, we're off track and I guess Andy is going to have to cave in to a Blackberry or he'll not get peace.
I'm talking to a couple of forum members at the moment, I think we might be verging the iphone.
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Hehe, be sure or ye'll be in trouble. IMHO new is always better so I hope you're talking to Biffer.
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There are a couple more to throw into the mix. There are the HTC androids and then the Samsung galaxy s2. I did loads of research for my first android / i phone a couple of months ago and you will find the Samsung galaxy s2 is so much better than the i phones and beats the new 4s i phone. My heart was set on the i phone until i did my homework. Just have a quick search Google and Samsung comes out on top. Plus its cheaper line rental. Not sure what the costs are for phone only though. Plus i tunes imports onto the galaxy so you don't loose you music if you have i tunes. Just a thought, but gives you more options.

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Hehe, be sure or ye'll be in trouble. IMHO new is always better so I hope you're talking to Biffer.
They are "trusted" members so much better than ebay. If I had my way my Daughter would have a brick of a phone, bought home a Nokia E72 today, the look on her face was priceless when I told her I'd already bought it
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There are a couple more to throw into the mix. There are the HTC androids and then the Samsung galaxy s2. I did loads of research for my first android / i phone a couple of months ago and you will find the Samsung galaxy s2 is so much better than the i phones and beats the new 4s i phone. My heart was set on the i phone until i did my homework. Just have a quick search Google and Samsung comes out on top. Plus its cheaper line rental. Not sure what the costs are for phone only though. Plus i tunes imports onto the galaxy so you don't loose you music if you have i tunes. Just a thought, but gives you more options.

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Thing is, she won't look at any other phone other than the Blackberry or iphone....Teenage girls

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