Mac users: what say ye? (part 2) what mobile phone?!

Discussion in 'Apple, Inc and Tech Industry' started by qtip919, Nov 29, 2006.


What phone is the best

  1. Plam/PDA "type" (ie, motorola Q, Palm 700p, etc)

  2. Slick Flip (ie, something like Motorola RAZR)

  3. LG Chocolate

  4. Super thin non-flip (Motorola SLVR type)

  5. other???

  1. qtip919 macrumors 6502

    Jul 24, 2002
    Okay, just out of curiosity, what is the best mobile phone out there. I just got done playing with a RIM Pearl. WOW. I love that phone.

    Oh, and hey, RIM is totally copying the Mac OS.

    Anyhoo - the Chocolate is also a blatant rip off of the ipod scroll wheel - except that it doesnt really work...

    So, with all of these options, is there a favorite? Is anyone still impressed with a Razr? Whatever happened to the SLVR? or are we all just waiting for Apple to rescue us?

    Ive tried to put this poll together with the best options, but something tells me that "other" will win out...

    so, whats the best phone out there?
  2. dpaanlka macrumors 601


    Nov 16, 2004
    I have the Motorola L2 (the SLVR's cheaper cousin) and I love the profile.
  3. mfacey macrumors 65816


    Feb 1, 2004
    What's so great about the Motorola's? I have yet to find a moto that isn't totally useless in some area (such as battery life, interface, build quality). I do prefer the european and asian cell phone brands to be honest. There's some amazing looking new Samsung cell phones on the market here. Thinner than the SLVR or RAZR and much better looking too! As far as smartphones go. Anything is fine as long as it's not running windows. The new Blackberry Pearl does look very neat, only too bad it doesn't have WiFi connectivity.
  4. jmckechnie macrumors member


    Nov 18, 2006
    I hate motorola. I currently have the L2 as well and it is the biggest piece of junk. I does nothing, I can't sync it, I can't really put dates in the calendar. It is just useless. I do not recommend getting one. I'm going to make the jump to the Nokia E62 after christmas. I've always been impressed by the finnish and their phone making abilities.
  5. hollerz macrumors 6502a


    Sep 13, 2006
    Durham, UK
    I haven't yet found a phone that has a good interface that I enjoy using. Best ones are the Nokia ones, but still isn't the best! Thats why I'm waiting for Apple!
  6. emotion macrumors 68040


    Mar 29, 2004
    Manchester, UK
    If it's not iSync compatible it's a no go. Which rules out anything Samsung or Blackberry (though Mark/Space might sort the Blackberry thing out).
  7. Westside guy macrumors 601

    Westside guy

    Oct 15, 2003
    The soggy side of the Pacific NW
    I haven't had any issues with Motorola phones - since I left Verizon Wireless. Things like iSync, file transfer, etc. work well now that I'm using a T-Mobile Motorola phone. Verizon cripples their phones to force use of their for-fee extra services.

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