Thunderbolt vs. Bionic

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    Which is going to be the better "flagship" device?

    I'm personally sick of Moto's hardware foulups and swore I would never buy one of their POS devices again. So I am hoping the thunderbolt is better but I understand Bionic is dual core and thunderbolt isn't.
     
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    Ummmm... I dunno if im just a geek with an ego for the best but the dual core vs single core choice is a no brainer to me. Im just a little upset about the 512 mb ram specs. I here the Motorola phone for At&t will not only be dual core but also 1 ghz ram. Woah thats double the ram.

    For now im sticking with my Droid X and hope Verizon has something else in stoere. If not then i guess ill just have to go with Bionic. No question..

    Isnt the dual core on the bionic the new Nvidia?
     
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    Bionic dual core is the Tegra 2 (nVidia)
     
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    I was gunna say check out the moto olympus. Dual core and 4g but u don't want moto

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    I'm going with the Thunderbolt. I like the dual core, not a big moto fan though.

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    The Nvidia tegera 2 is the graphics processor I believe. I almost called it a graphics card. Lol
    I am also disappointed that the bionic will only have 512MB of ram.
    Even taking that into account the Bionic will be the new flagship as of now. The Thunderbolt is just a slightly tuned EVO.

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    Thunderbolt is just that, a revamped EVO.
     
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    Have to agree... Verizon likes to have the flagship phones branded with Droid.. The Thunderbolt is a google phone we know, but at this point in time Bionic is only Droid phone being shown.. Now between now and then there could be more.. Remember last year the Incredible snuck up on us and was a Droid phone too.. As always time will tell.
     
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    I just read a spec comparison in another post and i must say the atrix is not all i expected.

    altimax98

    Okay so i guess Bionic is going to be the new best thing. That is unless your an iphone fan and waiting for the apple convention fwhere the verizon iphone is likely to be showcased.
     
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    It's not a fair comparison. TB is last years tech essentially.
     
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    So it looks like Bionic will be the touted Verizon phone for the next few months. sigh....

    I don't really want to go to the chewed piece of fruit but I really hate moto.
     
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    the MP in the camera mean nothing at all in the quality of the pics
     
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    Htc, samsung, and lg are all options to you know...

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    My heart is set on the Atrix when and if it comes to Verizon.

    I like the whole docking feature, I don't know why but I can see it being very useful in many of my situations.
     
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    so does this bionic have 512 or 1gig of ram i keep seeing them both does any one know 100% and how much ram is in the lg revolution????and the LG black does that have duel core and how much RAM......... I NEEEEEEEEEED RAAAAAAAAM LOL
     
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