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    (Original post by Panda Vinnie)
    They're pretty similar spec wise. Samsung has the better screen though. iPhone looks better (imo), more slick and minimalistic (if you like that sort of thing).

    I think the iPhone has better build quality and a more solid feel, Galaxy S feels good in the hand but it has the plastic back.

    Then it just comes down to OS preference, Android or iOS...try both out and see which one you like to use most. Also have to consider the respective app markets and sync methods (if you're happy to use iTunes).

    Mind you if you're unhappy about the long contract (which is becoming standard for smartphones now) then consider the resale values. iPhone generally have the better resale value.

    All in all I'd say they're pretty matched it's all down to personal preference.
    http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=bZ7Li5w2I-k
    Better build quality? jking?
    Iphone 4's glass supposed to be something like 20 times stronger than normal glass. Apple may look good, but that has nothing to do with build QUALITY.
    Ill say it again apple's products popularity is nothing to do with quality, its all about pricing strategies.
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    Two completely different classes of phones.

    The iPhone 4 is superior in both quality of hardware and (in my opinion) operating system. Android is great, and some people may prefer it - but iOS is far more refined, optimised and a lot more functional.

    I have an iPhone 3GS, my brother has a Galaxy. The Galaxy feels and looks a lot cheaper, and its multi-touch capabilities are pretty limited. The advantage of the Galaxy is it's probably a lot cheaper for the handset (might even be free), and the antenna may be better than the iPhone 4.
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    Iphone- then you can get the UCAS track app....
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    Apple over prices i have a 27 inch mac it cost like 2 grand
    and 27 inch touch screen pc is like less than half the price

    So therefore more expensive doesn't always mean better...
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    (Original post by blueray)
    Galaxy S is much better
    it is lighter to feel
    its thinner
    its more reliable
    and it looks amazing / all iphones virtually look the same apart from this one has no curves
    Thinner?

    Wrong
    http://galaxys.samsungmobile.com/spe....html?ver=high
    http://galaxys.samsungmobile.com/spe....html?ver=high

    More reliable?

    What a ridiculous claim.

    Honestly is this what being anti-Apple has come to?
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    (Original post by StuAndMma)
    Thinner?

    Wrong
    http://galaxys.samsungmobile.com/spe....html?ver=high
    http://galaxys.samsungmobile.com/spe....html?ver=high

    More reliable?

    What a ridiculous claim.

    Honestly is this what being anti-Apple has come to?
    lol hold them in both your hands and see seriously the difference

    but you cant deny that the iphone is a rip of compared to the galaxy s

    !OR IT CANT BE HACKED WITH A SIMPLE PIN CODE!
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    Stuff.tv has been reviewing technology for years. They obviously know more about phones than any of you. http://stuff.tv/Top10/Smartphones/ You'll notice the iphone 4 is at the top. Why? Simply because it is the best phone money can buy. If you want a galaxy s, which according to people who know more than you about technology, is an inferior phone to the iPhone 4, its your prerogative to have the inferior technology. Me? I went for the best because I feel like I deserve the best so the iPhone 4 was for me. It is expensive though, but absolutely worth the £140 up front and £35 a month contract. The galaxy s is almost certainly cheaper so that it has a market it can sell to.
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    (Original post by blueray)
    lol hold them in both your hands and see seriously the difference

    but you cant deny that the iphone is a rip of compared to the galaxy s

    !OR IT CANT BE HACKED WITH A SIMPLE PIN CODE!
    Do you mean the galaxy s stole its design directly from the 3gs? if so then fair point.
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    (Original post by axhdn)
    Do you mean the galaxy s stole its design directly from the 3gs? if so then fair point.
    Can you see properly?
    the S does not look like a brick

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    (Original post by blueray)
    Galaxy S is much better
    it is lighter to feel
    its thinner
    its more reliable
    and it looks amazing / all iphones virtually look the same apart from this one has no curves

    Would love to hear where you pulled reliable from - nothing beats apple in terms of reliability and customer service - there are no 'genius bars' for phones in samsung stores
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    Would love to hear where you pulled reliable from - nothing beats apple in terms of reliability and customer service - there are no 'genius bars' for phones in samsung stores
    That's because their phones just work and the people that go to these 'genuis bars' are retards.

    Apple customer: I can't get email to work
    Genius: What's your email provider
    Apple customer: Email
    Genius: That'll be £150 incl VAT.
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    (Original post by blueray)
    lol hold them in both your hands and see seriously the difference

    but you cant deny that the iphone is a rip of compared to the galaxy s

    !OR IT CANT BE HACKED WITH A SIMPLE PIN CODE!
    Accidentally put same link twice last time.

    http://galaxys.samsungmobile.com/spe....html?ver=high
    Dimension

    64.2 X 122.4 X 9.9 mm
    http://www.apple.com/iphone/specs.html
    Size and weight

    Height:
    4.5 inches (115.2 mm)
    Width:
    2.31 inches (58.6 mm)
    Depth:
    0.37 inch (9.3 mm)
    Can't really argue with facts I'm afraid.

    Honestly, your incessant defence of the Galaxy is worrying. They're both good phones. Just because you probably bought a Galaxy and are worrying whether it was the right choice doesn't mean the iPhone is bad.
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    They are both quite expensive!
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    (Original post by yoyo462001)
    That's because their phones just work and the people that go to these 'genuis bars' are retards.

    Apple customer: I can't get email to work
    Genius: What's your email provider
    Apple customer: Email
    Genius: That'll be £150 incl VAT.
    going to have to disagree with you there, genius bars are free to book an appointment and free to solve hardware and software problems, your only charged if your device (mac or ipod or phone) is broken and its your fault ( in my case they didn't charge me to replace the keyboard even though it was my fault), if its in warranty they fix it.
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    (Original post by Moonkin)
    I am upgrading my Sony Ericsson C902 (Amazing Camera) to a new phone.

    I think touch screen is the way to go and I can get £25/month (500mins, bla bla bla) an iPhone 4 or a Galaxy S.

    Which one should I get?

    The downside is even though I've been with them for 3 years they are trying to nab me into a 24 month contract.
    LoL Gotta agree the C902 was a bad arse phone, I had it until it decided to stop charging properly .

    I have the Iphone 4, and it's pretty decent. Although I am not with your ''bog standard'' network provider = Tesco, yep Tesco is who I am with; 12m, 750 mins, unlimited text, 1 GB of internet - but its £35 pr month. I plan after the 12m is over to go onto PAYG, as there are plenty of good deals nowadays that more or less give similar deals to that of contract.
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    I have samsung galaxy S. Only gripes I have are the fact that it doesn't possess a flash for the camera... taking pictures is quite a pain in the ass too because you have to tap the screen to take a picture rather than having like a side button. The fascia makes it feel quite cheap too.
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    (Original post by blueray)
    Can you see properly?
    the S does not look like a brick

    Im not sure i completely get your point. i can see how the silver rim has been taken directly from the 3gs and put on the s. i can see how the home buttons and generally the whole look of the galaxy s has been copied directly from apple. so if one looks like a brick the other does. though your comparison is a matter of opinion and mine is a fact. anyway i think its cute samsung felt obliged to copy apples design. imitation is the sincerest form of flattery after all, and also a sign of perceived inferiority (definitely deserved in this case). Since you gave an opinion ill give one too. Both designs look VERY dated in comparison to the beautiful iphone 4. Look how crap the galaxy s looks next to it!!
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    (Original post by StuAndMma)

    Can't really argue with facts I'm afraid.

    Honestly, your incessant defence of the Galaxy is worrying.
    i agree, looks like someone has buyers remorse!
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    The Samsung Galaxy S features a 4-inch, 480x800 pixel super-AMOLED color screen.
    It's massive and sharp and the best smartphone screen out there.
    Android also offers full multitasking unlike Apple

    Also No iphone 4 fan has commented on the pin hack ... have they?...No thought not...
    there is not a pin hack for the galaxy s... so thefore the galaxy s is better
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    (Original post by blueray)
    The Samsung Galaxy S features a 4-inch, 480x800 pixel super-AMOLED color screen.
    It's massive and sharp and the best smartphone screen out there.
    Android also offers full multitasking unlike Apple

    Also No iphone 4 fan has commented on the pin hack ... have they?...No thought not...
    there is not a pin hack for the galaxy s... so thefore the galaxy s is better
    your wrong about the pin hack they put an update on couple of weeks ago so you can't access peoples contacts through the pin hack.

    The galaxy doesn't even have a camera flash!
 
 
 
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