Industry’s Smartphone Politics Unlikely to Unseat Apple

Discussion in ' News Discussion' started by MacBytes, Dec 15, 2009.

  1. MacBytes macrumors bot

    Jul 5, 2003
  2. OneShotos macrumors newbie

    Jun 9, 2009
    The only thing that will unseat the iPhone is AT&T. They will either limit data on the iphone to the point it will choke the users. And or higher prices, that will kill growth. :mad:
  3. ccdan macrumors member

    Dec 12, 2009
    "Unseat?" :D

    The iPhone doesn't have any significant market share oustide the US... it's just a featureless shiny toy for people who can't use real smartphones... :)
  4. ArrowSmith macrumors regular

    Dec 15, 2009
    Smartphones are really cool and all, but there is no way in hell I'm paying $60-$100/month for data/voice plans. I have a 4-year old Motorolla clamshell with T-Mobile rechargeable minutes that has served me JUST fine. Sure I can't take notes on it, but missing a few features is hardly worth the $2000/2 year typical contract. Who can afford SP TCO except rich execs and their kids?
  5. mmulin macrumors 6502

    Jun 22, 2006
    Nonsense, we have all the features you U.S. guys get, pay much less for it, and great 3G networks to ride on.

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