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Any reason NOT to get the Droid X?

Discussion in 'Motorola Droid X' started by Haloman800, Nov 30, 2010.

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    I'm debating on whether or not to get the Droid X or wait for the upcoming HTC Mecha...

    Is there anything you don't like about your Droid X?


    Thanks.


    edit: I have the original Motorola Droid btw.
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    I bought my DX about 2 weeks ago. I've had no problems out off it so far. The only reason I would consider not getting it is because it doesn't have 4g capabilities. Based on were I live though, I figure by time I can upgrade theyll be decent coverage.

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    Yeah, that's honestly the only legit reason I can think of. But, like you said, based on where I live aswell, by the time 4G really affects my area, I'll be eligible for an upgrade again =).

    The Kickstand and front facing camera on the Mecha is exchanged for the Higher Resolution Screen and HDMI Port on the Droid X. Just a sidenote.
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    Yeah, a few cases for the dx have a kickstand built into them, btw.

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    Honestly the only reason is if you really want a keyboard.
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    I made the jump to the X from the D1 last weekend and so far I am digging the X.
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    Support Our Troops!! UltraKeyboarded from a wifi monolith.
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    Hello and welcome to the forums!!

    I came from a D1 as well - got my X on release and would consider doing it again...it all comes down to tho, what you need and want in a phone and what will serve you best...good luck on your decision - either way, it doesn't sound bad ;)...
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    this is hard to say, kind of more of a personal preference

    the droid X is an amazing phone, it can do pretty much everything I need it to do...I rarely open my laptop anymore unless its for typing papers or watching hulu/netflix

    the only reason I could see not getting a new phone this month is that the dual core processor phones are right around the corner...if you can hold out until January February id wait until whats out then
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    This is the buggiest phone I have ever owned. I don't rely on it for anything, not even as a phone.

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    Dr. Seuss is in da hawz!

    Honestly, it's just a matter of preference. Like said above, probably the only reason is if I wanted a physical keyboard. Proabably my only real complaint about the X is that the stock keyboard takes up a HUGE amount of room on the screen. Editing a file, like build.prop is interesting.