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Old 04-01-2010, 01:32 PM   #1
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My iPhone just died on me. Kind of blessing as my contract with AT&T is up and I have not been happy with the call quality since I switched from Verizon.

Anyway I am curious if the Android will work with the car stereo system or if I will need to get an iPod for the convenience.

Also curious how the Android compares to the iPhone in terms of applications.
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Old 04-01-2010, 01:37 PM   #2
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I have the Motorola Droid, everything works fantastic! Bluetooth music and bluetooth phone calls. Only thing you cant do is voice dial over bluetooth.

I personally use the USB with the phone, as I feel the music sounds "fuller", mount the SD card when its plugged in, and use the stereo or steering wheel controls to control the music. Plus it comes with a 16gb memory card, expandable to 32gb.

I had the 2g iPhone (had many phone since then) but to compare I really do like the Android OS, it just fits me perfectly. Granted my phone is rooted (think linux).
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Old 04-01-2010, 02:07 PM   #3
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My Motorola Droid works fine as well.

If you are into the Droid, check out http://www.droidforums.net

If you don't need a physical keyboard, wait for the Nexus One for Verizon, should be out in a couple weeks...

You can find out more about the N1 here http://www.nexusoneforum.net
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Old 04-01-2010, 02:36 PM   #4
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If you're going back to Verizon then I highly recommend you take a look at the Palm Pre Plus. Fantastic device and my Pre works flawlessly with the car.
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Old 04-01-2010, 03:53 PM   #5
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Moto Droid FTW
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Old 04-01-2010, 05:28 PM   #6
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Go with the Droid! I just got a Camaro wallpaper mini-app that changes my wallpaper to sweet pics of Camaros through the years.. Some of these car pics I've never even seen before and wish I had a full size of them.
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Old 04-01-2010, 05:29 PM   #7
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i cant wait till my contract ends with at&t, ive had them years with regular style phones, but after i got my iphone 3gs, i never knew how CRAPPY there network is, always heard about it, but i was like, seems good to me....Not. I have no 3g in my whole county, gotta go to the big city 30 miles away in the next county. It didnt bother me awhole alot until yesterday, my sister got a new LG chocolate touch, and she lives in the next town, right up the road, she has verizon and i looked at it, and it said 3g, I was pissed, lol. Verizon here i come!!!...whenever my contract is up. Just wanted to rant a bit. sorry.
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Old 04-01-2010, 05:45 PM   #8
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My Motorola Droid works fine as well.

If you are into the Droid, check out http://www.droidforums.net

If you don't need a physical keyboard, wait for the Nexus One for Verizon, should be out in a couple weeks...

You can find out more about the N1 here http://www.nexusoneforum.net
The Nexus One looks like it does everything I want and more. Think I will wait a few weeks and go for that one.

Thanks for all the feedback.
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Old 04-09-2010, 12:51 PM   #9
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This is good news... I wasn't sure if the android mobile OS would work with the camaro... Awesome. I am waiting for the new HTC Incredible to come out later this month from Verizon.
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I have the HTC Hero, it is an awesome phone.
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Old 04-09-2010, 12:54 PM   #11
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Did the same thing. Iphone died they wanted me to buy a new one so I jumped ship to Verizon and got the Motorola Droid. No problems with Music and BT - everything works great. Personally I would get the Droid and on 4/26 return it for the HTC Incredible coming out.
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Old 04-09-2010, 01:11 PM   #12
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This is good news... I wasn't sure if the android mobile OS would work with the camaro... Awesome. I am waiting for the new HTC Incredible to come out later this month from Verizon.
I'm planning to pick one of those up too... check out the HTC Incredible Forum @ http://www.incredibleforum.com
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Old 04-09-2010, 03:14 PM   #13
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There's always this phone as well:



Not sure when it's supposed to release. But I know I want one when I get back to the states! Looks awesome.
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Old 04-09-2010, 04:02 PM   #14
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I really hope HTC has gotten their shit together. I had 2 Touch Pros and 2 Imagios crap out on me, all within 4 weeks. Then moved onto the Motorola Droid, and couldn't be happier with it. One month of beautiful calls without walking into the verzion store every other day so far. Droid FTW!!!
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