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Old 10-30-2012, 05:28 PM   #45
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Originally Posted by jeffro3000 View Post
Hopefully Google's pricing and unlocked strategy will catch on and this will no longer be the case.

Verizon is getting close (within 2 years maybe) to being able to offer voice over LTE, meaning that CDMA will become obsolete. Maybe then things can start changing for the better. Cheaper phones, no contracts, more advanced networks.

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In that case I agree with what Tauce says

Originally Posted by Tauce says View Post
Do you consider how destructive it is to the market with Google trying to drop the bottom out of pricing? The only reason they're doing this is because the Nexus line doesn't sell well but if that changes you're going to have pissed off Android partners with no margin and thus no ability to develop great new products. Pretty soon Samsung is going to own the entire ecosystem. Google is ensuring that margins stay razor thin. They're going to have to cut manufacturers in on their profits from content and advertising. A race to the bottom does not excite me.

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Get out and walk. Meet people.
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