What are Your Fave brands of Mobile phones

Discussion in 'Mobile and Portable' started by totalbeliever, Jun 22, 2018.

  1. totalbeliever

    totalbeliever MDL Junior Member

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    I have an Android and IOS (Asus, Samsung, and an iPhone) I want to know your preferences or want to share your mobile phones brand? Please let me know other brands that you know. Thanks.
     
  2. Atasas

    Atasas MDL Junior Member

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    ZTE, Lenovo, Cubot
    Great value decent phones
    (Last "mainstream" phone was something like 5 years ago - Acer)
     
  3. Michaela Joy

    Michaela Joy MDL Crazy Lady

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    I have a Galaxy Note III that I bought on amazon 'second-hand'. (SM-N900V)

    So far, it's developer unlocked and rooted. ;)
     
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  4. lewcass

    lewcass MDL Senior Member

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    2 plastic cups n a piece of string. :biggrin5:
     
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  5. ThomasMann

    ThomasMann MDL Expert

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    #5 ThomasMann, Jun 29, 2018
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    I hava VK800, bought from per mail from banggood for $31.
    Hana Cell Simcard, costing $8 a year, each call $1.
    In the four years I own it, made three calls, all were actually necessary
    Works also as camera, mp3 player and aa wifi GPS using navfree.
     
  6. tonto11

    tonto11 MDL Addicted

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    Started off years ago with a Moto Razr, audio too low for me
    Moto Q9h was nice but slow
    BB9900 was a bit faster

    Sam S4 with a cracked screen cost $50
    replaced the screen from a dead donor
    unlocked and rooted
    lots of audio, camera, WIFI

    ...T
     
  7. totalbeliever

    totalbeliever MDL Junior Member

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    Hello! What's Cubot? I'm interested to know more about that brand. I'm only familiar with Lenovo and ZTE.
     
  8. Ocygord

    Ocygord MDL Senior Member

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    My favorite is OnePlus because it has become the defacto in regards to rooting and custom firmware. Ever since Google killed the Nexus smartphone developers looked for a new "home". OnePlus embraced this - and if you look at their forums, their support team practically teaches you how to unlock the bootloader, flash, root... Plus their phones are quite good even if you don't flash new firmware.
     
  9. Yen

    Yen Admin
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    Although they cannot really make good firmware from the beginning of development I stick to Samsung Galaxy series.
    Since series 6 actually no competitor could beat their hardware, especially the screen quality.
    I do not buy every new model, but if I buy I do buy their flagships....
     
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  10. ar_seven_am

    ar_seven_am MDL Senior Member

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    basically, a devices need support for their operating system, also with open source kernel, it would also allow software development for the devices.
    I do like like zte, lenovo (which include motorola by now), xiaomi, sony, samsung for their open source kernel, they rocks!
     
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  11. fxynot

    fxynot MDL Novice

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    xiaomi..cheaper than rival
     
  12. machao_mengqi

    machao_mengqi MDL Novice

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    My first choice is Sony but now is Iphone.
    Why I change my first choice? After I used Iphone 7 I have bought Iphone 8 Plus 256Gb. I confirm Iphone had best OS, an OS has been optimize for hardware.