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    New to the forum obviously, discovered it on my phone. My newbie retread question is....I'm due for an upgrade in 2 weeks. Due to financial restraints my options are limited to the Dinc2, Thunderbolt, Droid X2 and Bionic possibly. Which of these older phones would give me more bang for the buck, minusing the 3G vs. 4G comparison. I lean one way, the the next day the other, so needless to say I'm indecisive :) Help me out please!
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    bionic in my opinion it supposed to get ics and is still a very good phone .
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    oh and welcome to the forums glad you joined :)
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    Welcome! I agree, out of all those the Bionic is the best bet.
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    What makes Bionic the obvious choice, besides the fact that it's the newer one of the bunch?
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    4G/Dual core/ better battery life of the 4g phone/ICS. that about sums it up.
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    Bionic

    Googorola MAXX
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    Ok, sounds like the bionic is my phone of choice. What if I were to compare it to the lucid? Would bionic still be better?
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    The what? JK yes the Bionic would still be the better device.
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    IMO yes..
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    Good, cause I couldn't stand the look of the lucid anyways :) any rumors on best buy-verizon dropping it down to below 100?
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    Hello and welcome!

    I would suggest the Bionic as well ;)...
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    Hello :) nice to have you aboard :D

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    And does anyone know if there is way too much bloatware on the bionic?
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    Don't know about the bionic, but someone should stop by & offer more help. Just stopping by to say welcome to DF.

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    Did you know that Verizon is an old Indian word? It means: too much bloatware

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    What the heck is that? :)
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    Welcome to Droid Forums!! Good luck with the Bionic if that is the way you go:biggrin:

    If you are referring to that odd post that is no longer there, it was just SPAM :)
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    Kinda thought it was. And yes the bionic is the way I'm going, just as long as the price doesn't jump up from where I'm buying it from