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Can you do without your smartphone for a week?

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#31 Nick H.

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Posted 04 May 2012 - 11:03

I've not had a proper smartphone for about a year now. While there are some things I miss from it, overall if my phone can send and receive texts and calls then I'm happy.


#32 Steven P.

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Posted 04 May 2012 - 11:05

On holiday? Yes.. normally? No.

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Posted 05 May 2012 - 00:13

Yes, because I'm smarter than a phone. :shifty:

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Posted 05 May 2012 - 21:31

Since my smartphone is my work phone, my answer is an emphatic "hell freakin yes!"

#35 MtnDewCodeRedFreak

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Posted 05 May 2012 - 21:35

Nope - I'd die of boredom.

#36 Azusa

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Posted 05 May 2012 - 21:39

Nope... well i could if i could be bothered to set up blu-tooth on this comp so i can still have the remote function!

#37 javagreen

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Posted 07 May 2012 - 00:40

No can do.

I couldn't.

#38 Magoo

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Posted 07 May 2012 - 00:47

yes cuz i dont have a smart phone

#39 evo0o

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Posted 07 May 2012 - 10:54

I use an iPhone but I definitely could use a Nokia for seven days, for seven months even!

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Posted 07 May 2012 - 11:56

I probably could. I really only use my phone for texting, and I only text 3-4 people regularily. I also take very few calls on it.

#41 +Nik L

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Posted 07 May 2012 - 12:12

I COULD go without it for a week, but:

1) It would require restructuring the way I deal with certain communications - as I have setup my smartphone to be my hub.

2) I would lose a lot of DJ bookings - each week I get about £600 of bookings by telephone.3)

3) I use it as my calendar, so I'd also have to make adjustments for this.Basi

cally what I am saying is that yes, I could still function without it - it would be a royal pain in the butt, and would require me to carry multiple other things.

#42 Detection

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Posted 07 May 2012 - 12:35

I could, I like my smartphone but with all the other devices in the house that have the net I would survive

#43 alwaysonacoffebreak

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Posted 07 May 2012 - 12:51

Seriously? Can't handle a week without a smartphone?

If I could find one I'd use this instead any "high-end" phone

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Was the best phone I've had!

#44 Charisma

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Posted 07 May 2012 - 13:01

Sure...

...long as I can have my tablet ^_^

#45 +Nik L

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Posted 07 May 2012 - 13:03

There's a realm of difference between "can't" and "would be easier not to".

Why would I want to create more baggage for myself as opposed to carrying one device.

Oh because it's elitist and hip to be anti-smartphone?