To Droid or Not To Droid

Discussion in 'New Member Introductions & Site Assistance' started by wawa44oz, Jan 14, 2010.

  1. wawa44oz
    Offline

    wawa44oz New Member

    Joined:
    Jan 11, 2010
    Messages:
    10
    Likes Received:
    0
    Trophy Points:
    1
    Ratings:
    +0
    So what would be the benefits of getting one these...

    I barely use my cell phone now... :icon_eek:

    Then of course the CFO needs to approve within the house... Been told drop VZ's Movie Package for $30 and then you get it..
  2. JhankG
    Offline

    JhankG Silver Member

    Joined:
    Nov 1, 2009
    Messages:
    3,098
    Likes Received:
    0
    Trophy Points:
    101
    Location:
    Summerfield, NC
    Ratings:
    +0
    If you don't use your cell phone now, why would you get the Droid? I would put that money towards something that I actually use. If you are looking for things that the Droid can do, a search on this forum will answer all your questions.
  3. unix.punkx
    Offline

    unix.punkx Silver Member

    Joined:
    Nov 13, 2009
    Messages:
    3,332
    Likes Received:
    0
    Trophy Points:
    101
    Location:
    Bloomington, IN
    Ratings:
    +0
    Welcome to the Forums! As stated with JhankG, if you dont really use your cell phone now, a Droid would be just a fancy expensive paper weight :D
  4. Guchi
    Offline

    Guchi Active Member

    Joined:
    Dec 13, 2009
    Messages:
    1,074
    Likes Received:
    0
    Trophy Points:
    36
    Ratings:
    +0
    and if thats what you want you could probably find a bricked(dead) one for cheap!
  5. cereal killer
    Offline

    cereal killer DF Administrator Staff Member

    Joined:
    Oct 29, 2009
    Messages:
    11,145
    Likes Received:
    842
    Trophy Points:
    258
    Location:
    Austin, TX
    Ratings:
    +850
    Current Phone Model:
    Nokia Lumia Icon
    I'll have to go with jhank and unix on this one. It's a big waste of money for your needs.
  6. Sparty83
    Offline

    Sparty83 Member

    Joined:
    Jan 2, 2010
    Messages:
    54
    Likes Received:
    0
    Trophy Points:
    6
    Location:
    Texas
    Ratings:
    +0
    Before I got my Droid I barely used my phone. I would call the wife every so often, but other than that I rarely used it. But, once I got the Droid I haven't been able to put it down. I now find myself using it to stay in touch more, read email on the go, and just generally being more aware of things going on because I have so much more ability to communicate. However, if you really don't care about stuff like that, you'd probably be better off staying put. I think you would love it, but don't get it unless you're sure you really want to take full advantage of all the things it can do. :motdroidhoriz:
  7. hookbill
    Offline

    hookbill Premium Member Premium Member

    Joined:
    Nov 30, 2009
    Messages:
    19,544
    Likes Received:
    6
    Trophy Points:
    168
    Location:
    N.E. Ohio
    Ratings:
    +6
    My first smart phone was bought simply because I wanted to browse the internet from my phone. From there it turned into a journey, a fascination, and a love affair. I broke up with my first one, the blackberry storm but now I'm very happy with my Droid.

    If you've never experienced it you really don't know what you're missing.

    Oh, I sleep with mine too. This is not uncommon.