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  Reply # 807691 29-Apr-2013 20:54
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  Reply # 807692 29-Apr-2013 20:54
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rp1790: Can any owners comment on the buttons and any difficulties with using them? Specifically am talking about the two capacitive buttons at the bottom.

Have read 2-3 people mentioning that they can be very hard to use/activate.


The new update (couple of weeks away) addresses this

They made them too soft in an effort to stop people from pressing them accidentally

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  Reply # 807717 29-Apr-2013 21:54
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freitasm: I have to say this is the first HTC Android I really liked the look of.


Yes one of the nicest looking phones I've ever seen.

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  Reply # 807791 30-Apr-2013 04:34
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NZtechfreak: Got mine today :)

Unlooked for bonus: mine is S-Off.


What is S-Off please?

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  Reply # 807803 30-Apr-2013 06:30
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eracode:
NZtechfreak: Got mine today :)

Unlooked for bonus: mine is S-Off.


What is S-Off please?


Just realised I could have googled this and have now done that.

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  Reply # 807830 30-Apr-2013 08:25
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The.....

Internet....

Is...

...............evolving


soz eracode had to ^_^

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  Reply # 807859 30-Apr-2013 09:23
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Wow, someone actually searching their own answers up? I'm speechless :)

I should note that I got the 1.28 update on powering mine up yesterday evening, and a couple of hours later got the latest 1.29 update (with improved image quality, apparently). Very impressed by that, especially considering developer handsets typically are MUCH slower to get updates according to several trusted voices on Twitter.




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  Reply # 807966 30-Apr-2013 13:20
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My review unit arrived this morning.

If anyone wants more info/specs on it just ask.


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  Reply # 807971 30-Apr-2013 13:26
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bradstewart: My review unit arrived this morning.

If anyone wants more info/specs on it just ask.



I asked earlier up the thread, but what's your view on using the menu buttons and only having two?  Are they responsive, easy to use, awkward?

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  Reply # 807978 30-Apr-2013 13:40
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rp1790:
bradstewart: My review unit arrived this morning.

If anyone wants more info/specs on it just ask.



I asked earlier up the thread, but what's your view on using the menu buttons and only having two?  Are they responsive, easy to use, awkward?


It's actually quite good. There is no menu button so it appears in a full width soft key area at the bottom of the screen as necessary. The Home button also functions as search (long press) and recent apps (double tap).

No issues with responsiveness at all. Much preferred over my GNex for ease of use.

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  Reply # 807982 30-Apr-2013 13:46
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bradstewart: My review unit arrived this morning.

If anyone wants more info/specs on it just ask.



What is your current phone and would you consider (Albeit with your limited time so far) switching to the HTC One? :)

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  Reply # 807990 30-Apr-2013 13:54
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bradstewart: My review unit arrived this morning.

If anyone wants more info/specs on it just ask.



What is your current phone and would you consider (Albeit with your limited time so far) switching to the HTC One? :)


I currently have a Galaxy Nexus.

I don't want to give too much away since I'll be doing a series of review posts, the first can be expected in the next couple of days.

I will say that the One is a very very impressive device and I don't think anyone would be disappointed by it.

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  Reply # 807992 30-Apr-2013 13:56
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bradstewart: 
I currently have a Galaxy Nexus.

I don't want to give too much away since I'll be doing a series of review posts, the first can be expected in the next couple of days.

I will say that the One is a very very impressive device and I don't think anyone would be disappointed by it.


very much looking forward to your review. I am in the same boat - about to transition from a GNex to the One.

Would be good if you could cover day to day activities such as web browsing, video watching, texting, using navigation...

No pressure :)

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  Reply # 808019 30-Apr-2013 14:42
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1 week to go....

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  Reply # 808020 30-Apr-2013 14:43
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I just want to know... ok I won't repeat it again... or will I?

Is the Telecom handset 4G compatible? There, I said it. I will be quiet now... :P

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