Who will shell out for a new iPhone 4S even if there isn't a iPhone 5?

Discussion in 'iPhone' started by al0513, Oct 4, 2011.

  1. al0513 macrumors 6502

    Sep 28, 2011
    Just wondering.. who will be upgrading to the 4S if there isn't a 5?

    If there isn't a 5, I'm half and half about upgrading. Now if there is a 5, I'm def. getting it.

    Who will upgrade?
  2. GoldMan macrumors member


    May 4, 2009
  3. XciteMe1983 macrumors newbie

    Oct 2, 2011
  4. al0513 thread starter macrumors 6502

    Sep 28, 2011
  5. iMaconApple macrumors 6502a

    Jun 30, 2009
    Sunny Diego
    Will you be getting iPhone 4S?

    So that it's been shown the truth will you be getting one?

    As for me eh yeah even I'm not up for upgrade yet..full price..it's all good..white it is..time for a change
  6. SharepointGuy macrumors member


    Mar 28, 2011
    Rhode Island
    I will. That's probably because I have a 3GS though.
  7. aohus macrumors 68000

    Apr 4, 2010
    the 4S isn't that bad of a phone.

    its just the screen size that everyone is complaining about.
  8. Sarngate macrumors regular

    May 15, 2010
    I don't know. I need a new phone but i will find it difficult to go with a 4S when there are Android phones with 720p screens and Quad Core CPU's hitting the market before Christmas.
  9. naths macrumors 6502

    Feb 15, 2009
    nop..not with quad-core,4.5" edge to edge screens, to name but a few coming very soon......
  10. terraphantm macrumors 68040

    Jun 27, 2009
    The camera is the only thing that's tempting me since I need a new point and shoot anyway... but the lack of optical zoom disappoints me. I'll probably just keep my iphone 4, it's still a decent phone. Hopefully next year they have an LTE iPhone (and my contract with AT&T will be up, so I could switch to VZW which already has decent LTE coverage)
  11. OneMike macrumors 603


    Oct 19, 2005
    what phone are you talking about?

    but no, no iphone4s for me
  12. waloshin macrumors 68040

    Oct 9, 2008
    Whats impressive, the only thing I can think of is the camera, and iOS5 which I am sure will make its way to the iPhone 4.
  13. Certinfy macrumors 6502a


    Jan 29, 2011
    I'll just get it. At least I know I can sell it in a while and get a decent amount back unlike the SGS2 or so.
  14. F123D macrumors 68040


    Sep 16, 2008
    Del Mar, CA
    Sticking with my iPhone 4 and using my upgrade on an Android.
  15. rosemary1 macrumors regular

    Aug 9, 2011
    I'm in. I've had my 3GS since launch day and since I'm not going to upgrade my phone on a yearly basis, this is the day I've been waiting for. This is also the phone I've been waiting for. I love the iPhone 4 design, and I found the iPhone 5 mock-ups to be lacking in style.
  16. naths macrumors 6502

    Feb 15, 2009
    Nexus prime,samsung GS3.....
  17. Sarngate macrumors regular

    May 15, 2010
    There are already phones in Korea with these 720p screens from LG, and the Nexus Prime will most likely be announced at the upcoming Google event. I expect it to have a Kal-el (Nvidia) Quad core CPU, which Nvidia have previously said will be in handsets before the end of the year.

    Hardware does matter when the gap is that big.
  18. Gix1k macrumors 68030


    Jun 16, 2008
    If no iphone 5....wasted time I can't get back!!!
  19. KBS756 macrumors 6502a

    Jan 27, 2009
    I am disappointed but will be ordering one anyway since I already have an arrangement with my dad where he gets my iPhone 4 16 GB and i can get a new iPhone (since he trashed his old Phone)
  20. Risasi macrumors 6502

    Sep 16, 2011
    Then wait until the end of the year, so you can check out the Android* phones. If I was up for renewal I would get the 4S, but I'll just wait until the iPhone 5 next year about this time. My iPhone 4 is good enough.

    * Which I absolutely hate, BTW. Stupid piece of crap droids are a constant vexation to me. Clients using the things are always like "Why is my battery draining?" "What happened to my contacts?" "Why doesn't it work with my bluetooth hands-free" "I got this OTA update last night, now I can't do N". From a support standpoint Droid just plain suck, they don't work as well in a corporate scenario. Yeah, they are a step up from Blackberry, but not by much. Hands down iOS, or WM7 if you must...

    I also find it ironic that iPhone might be the more capitalistic phone choice, while Android is a communistic pile of cow doo-doo made to subjugate the masses.
  21. vachargerfan macrumors regular

    May 28, 2008
    No larger screen = no new phone for me. I will save my upgrade for the next redesign. Not nearly enough for me to upgrade
  22. g0odfr1end102 macrumors 6502


    Dec 5, 2010
    Montreal, Canada
    Definitively not, quite frankly, I'm very disappointed, this whole keynote was a joke when you think about it:
    -''New'' iPod Nano= new clocks, cheaper.
    -''New'' iPod Touch= ships in white.
    -iPhone 4S= well... Bigger screen, better camera, 15 chip, and SIRI (just to get the thing sold over the world). Iphone 4Screwing consummers, that's honnestly how i see it, feel free to thumbs down though....

    Do you think they could of integrated SIRI in iOs 5 for iPhone 4 users?
  23. al0513 thread starter macrumors 6502

    Sep 28, 2011
    well yes, the iOS 5 is what makes it impressive... but i don't think it would work well on our regular 4.. especially when they say that the 4S is 7 times faster...

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