i need new phone advice.

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    My OG droid is dying on me. I am on my 4th one in less than a year. So I have decided to just upgrade to something else. The problem is I need to get a phone in the next 2 days. Since my cell is the only way for anyone to get in touch with me. I have went and checked out my options and the best 2 are the htc incredible and an iphone 4.
    I know they are getting rid of the incredible but my walmart has it for $30. We have another upgrade coming up in june. That I could use to get one of the new phones when they come out. I am just not sure if the incredible will hold up well enough. Or if I should just bite the bullet on the iphone. Since I have wanted to try one since they first came out.
    I have seen the consumer report article about the iphone having the same problem as the one with ATT. I do not have any experience with either one. My OG droid is my first smartphone. So a lot of this stuff is still new to me.
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    Wifes iphone works fine, I can't get it to drop signal....
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    go with the htc but the inc has pretty bad battery life but deal with it and upgrade to a new phone in a couple months when u can use ur upgrade... or if u like the inc they have a great extended battery... iphone is nice but not that impressive to me atleast!!!!
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    I have the Incredible and I love it, my husband and I both have it and haven't had any problems. He's a truck driver and is pretty hard on phones. He has an Otterbox Commuter Series case which protects it pretty well. We got ours free from Walmart's online wireless store.
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    if ur droid is messin up and ur on your 4th one in a year.... a well executed plan and phone call to just might get u a incredible for free :) LOL
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    I would stick with a phone that has an Android OS.
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    thanks for the input guys. i am hoping i can test out both phones to see which i like better. i like the android system but have to admit i like apple products as well.