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Topic # 150531 25-Jul-2014 17:28
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Probably the 5.5 for me

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  Reply # 1095769 25-Jul-2014 17:30
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Depends on what the features are, when they're released, how much they cost, etc. If the rumours are true then I'll be getting the 4.7 because I want a 4G phone ASAP and apparently the 5.5 is further off.

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  Reply # 1095773 25-Jul-2014 17:37
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So will the current sized model become the iphone mini? I think the 5.5 ones will be too big for most, and is almost an ipad mini, and I wonder what screen resolution it will run at.

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  Reply # 1095776 25-Jul-2014 17:41
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what sizes are there? at the moment it is 0"

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  Reply # 1095777 25-Jul-2014 17:43
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joker97: what sizes are there? at the moment it is 0"

http://www.macrumors.com/roundup/iphone-6/ Enjoy :)

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  Reply # 1095779 25-Jul-2014 17:49
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Behodar:
joker97: what sizes are there? at the moment it is 0"

http://www.macrumors.com/roundup/iphone-6/ Enjoy :)


Cheers for tthe link Behodar, will be 5.5 for me!

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  Reply # 1095791 25-Jul-2014 18:22
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The 4"....oh piss they're being sheep and following everyone else.

I have no need for a bigger phone. That's why I bought an iPad mini.




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  Reply # 1095804 25-Jul-2014 18:38
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None, I have a 5S and my old 4S is still working fine for my partner. Heck even my 3GS is still working.

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  Reply # 1095816 25-Jul-2014 19:11
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davidcole: The 4"....oh piss they're being sheep and following everyone else.

I have no need for a bigger phone. That's why I bought an iPad mini.


What a weird comment. Apple are just responding to demand for phones with larger screens.

I'll get the 4.7 most likely... 5.5 seems to be pushing it.



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  Reply # 1095820 25-Jul-2014 19:21
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They should put a phone in the ipad mini, at least it would then receive txts. I think 4.7-5 inches is the sweet spot for phones. I don't think the 5.5 version is going to be a big seller unless it's screen resolution is a lot better the the 4.7 version. Many people just don't want a phone that big. The iphone 5s though does still fit nicely in the pocket without feeling too big. I find larger samsung galaxies feels a little too big and bulky in the pocket.

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  Reply # 1095824 25-Jul-2014 19:28
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sdav:
davidcole: The 4"....oh piss they're being sheep and following everyone else.

I have no need for a bigger phone. That's why I bought an iPad mini.


What a weird comment. Apple are just responding to demand for phones with larger screens.

I'll get the 4.7 most likely... 5.5 seems to be pushing it.




In responding to the demands, they're also removing a point of differentiation. There are those that want smaller phones. The options of which are getting less and less. I'd probably go for the 4.7, as I'm hoping it won't physically get much bigger.




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  Reply # 1095826 25-Jul-2014 19:34
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5.5 is the minimum screen size I will contemplate regardless of ecosystem, so that makes the decision easy.




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  Reply # 1095856 25-Jul-2014 20:21
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Up until a month ago, I had a work issued Blackberry. Now they've rolled out the iPhone 5S. Before I got my phone, I always wanted a large screen phone. Now I've got the iPhone, I'm really happy with its size. It small enough to work ok one handed when needed but also big enough to watch things and type two handed.

Maybe I just need to spend some time with a bigger phone to get into the big phone craze???

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  Reply # 1095868 25-Jul-2014 20:37
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davidcole:
sdav:
davidcole: The 4"....oh piss they're being sheep and following everyone else.

I have no need for a bigger phone. That's why I bought an mini.


What a weird comment. Apple are just responding to demand for phones with larger screens.

I'll get the 4.7 most likely... 5.5 seems to be pushing it.




In responding to the demands, they're also removing a point of differentiation. There are those that want smaller phones. The options of which are getting less and less. I'd probably go for the 4.7, as I'm hoping it won't physically get much bigger.


Do you not think they will keep the 5c or is that still too big in your opinion? That was my expectation plus I'm sure they have plenty left to sell! Seriously, I have not seen one in the wild yet!

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  Reply # 1095890 25-Jul-2014 21:51
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I do like the thought of the huge one. I've been wanting an iPad mini next, perhaps 5.5inch iphone would replace that!

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  Reply # 1095908 25-Jul-2014 22:49
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josephhinvest: I do like the thought of the huge one. I've been wanting an iPad mini next, perhaps 5.5inch iphone would replace that!


Probably would. Spoken to a lot of people who got a Note 3 and have an iPad largely gathering dust as a result.




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