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Poll: Your main mobile operating system for 2013

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Which is going to be your main smartphone OS for 2013?

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#1 +Frank B.

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Posted 23 December 2012 - 09:23

Which mobile operating system(s) do you see yourself using in 2013?

For me it's going to be Android on the Nexus 7 and a Nexus 4 which is currently in the hands of DHL and hopefully makes it here by Monday.


#2 HoochieMamma

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Posted 23 December 2012 - 09:35

Android from top to bottom, haven't ever used anything before that is this customizable. Custom ROMS and tweaking is great fun :D

#3 Growled

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Posted 24 December 2012 - 02:11

Android all the way. I'm a big fan.

#4 Max Norris

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Posted 24 December 2012 - 02:22

Grabbing another Lumia once my contract expires, been working great for my phone. As far as tablets go, I'm pretty much done with Android; bring on the Surface Pro.

#5 DaMiEn

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Posted 24 December 2012 - 02:28

Android all the way, unless I decide to purchase a Lumia 505 for the base windows mobile experience. :)

#6 subcld

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Posted 22 January 2013 - 07:28

8&8 :happy:

#7 Detection

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Posted 22 January 2013 - 07:34

WP7.8 for my phone

JellyBean for my tablet

Would hate Android for an every day phone OS though, fun to play with but about as stable as Manson on crack

#8 OP +Frank B.

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Posted 22 January 2013 - 07:36

WP7.8 for my phone

JellyBean for my tablet

Would hate Android for an every day phone OS though, fun to play with but about as stable as Manson on crack

Hm? It runs perfectly stable on my Nexus 4.

#9 +Aheer.R.S.

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Posted 22 January 2013 - 07:38

Android on both, but that's because I'm in a 2 year contract on my phone, and I liked the SGNote 10.1

#10 Detection

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Posted 22 January 2013 - 07:40

Hm? It runs perfectly stable on my Nexus 4.


I've had my TF101 for about a year and a half and I have only just found a ROM that doesn't reboot on its own, or freeze and crash when it is in sleep mode

Literally just found a stable ROM and the devs at XDA had to make it, ASUS failed from Jan 2012 when they went ICS and the entire year their updates did nothing but make things worse

Maybe just a bad experience but as they say, once bitten...

#11 MtnDewCodeRedFreak

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Posted 25 January 2013 - 04:57

iOS 6 now - used to be Android and before that, Blackberry.

1800th post, btw.

#12 +virtorio

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Posted 25 January 2013 - 05:09

Windows Phone 7.x. I'm happy enough with it not to bother upgrading to a Windows Phone 8 device at the moment.

#13 medhunter

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Posted 25 January 2013 - 20:41

Android ,it is .Untill Ubuntu comes for smartphone, tablets.

#14 ManMountain

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Posted 25 January 2013 - 20:52

Very content with my Nexus 4 and Nexus 7, 2013 will remain an Android year for me :)

#15 Geoffrey B.

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Posted 25 January 2013 - 21:00

so far this year, and most likely until the next update, Android 4.2.1 (CyanogenMod 10.1)



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