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    Quote Originally Posted by tmcd35 View Post
    A dollar's not very much Do they have to be working once I've got 'em in there? Might not get the back on the case - would gaffa tape be fine?

    (of course I meant flash storage)
    was sure you did.

    As to the dollar, its still an Apple product and pledging even a dollar is painful for me. As to materials gaffa tape, play-d'oh and hot glue are all acceptable and there extra points if it does not work when your finished

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    Quote Originally Posted by Arthur View Post
    It also shows that the iPhone 4S and 5 are better than the Samsung S3, but the iPhone 5S isn't as good as the Galaxy S4.
    I have an S4, and generally i am disappointed with the camera...

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    Quote Originally Posted by sted View Post
    fingerprint scanner is that anything but a gimmick?
    I actually find it quite useful, especially in the car. or if there's someone nearby and I don't want them to see my PIN.

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    You could use an NFC sticker in the car or get tasker to detect you are in a moving car and open your phone for you. Both of these options work very well.

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    Quote Originally Posted by edutech4schools View Post
    You could use an NFC sticker in the car or get tasker to detect you are in a moving car and open your phone for you. Both of these options work very well.
    Except with an iPhone which is what I have so they don't really work that well at all.

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    I love threads like these

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    So which one is better??

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    The HTC One obviously.

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    Sorry no dice...Xperia as its fully waterproof...lol

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    Quote Originally Posted by hardtailstar View Post
    So which one is better??
    Depends on which of the tests backs up your preference

    Go back three months and use the test where the Lumia wins, S4 2nd and iPhone 3rd.
    Use latest test if you want iPhone to be best.

    In my own humble opinion, Lumia cameras are by far the best.

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    I was thinking about selling my phone and getting the lumia 1020? What do you reckon is it really this good?

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    Quote Originally Posted by SYNACK View Post
    Almost every laptop has them despite them being proved almost useless in every pen test by people who don't manufacturer them for a living. I thing required gimmick status does apply, there are mythbusters EPs that show how bad they all are.
    you mean where they tricked it with a photocopy of someones fingerprint lol

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    Quote Originally Posted by alexbillbridgnorth View Post
    I was thinking about selling my phone and getting the lumia 1020? What do you reckon is it really this good?
    well I really like the camera on my 925 and that's not as good but ive yet to find a situation it cant get a decent pic out of

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    When I wanna take photos I have this cool new piece of tech called a Cam-errr-argh. Anyone heard of it?

    ...my phone's for quick snaps, so who cares? My priorities for a handset have the camera pretty much at the bottom....

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    Quote Originally Posted by Domino View Post
    When I wanna take photos I have this cool new piece of tech called a Cam-errr-argh. Anyone heard of it?

    ...my phone's for quick snaps, so who cares? My priorities for a handset have the camera pretty much at the bottom....
    True that best SLR camera is always going to take the best photos.

    But smartphones are the most used "cameras" in the world these days because the best camera is always the one that you have with you. The great SLR that you have back home isn't much good if you need to take a photo right now.
    Last edited by seawolf; 19th March 2014 at 02:22 AM.

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