Welcome to the Windows Central Forums Create Your Account or Ask a Question Answers in 5 minutes - no registration required!
Results 1 to 4 of 4
Like Tree1Likes
  • 1 Post By Laura Knotek
  1. roaspiras's Avatar
    Member

    Posts
    65 Posts
       #1  
    Hi! I had my Nokia Lumia 800 since May 2012 and eversince I have never looked back. Sure the transition from BB to WP can be tricky but it's something you will not miss. Sure BB has a superior keyboard but we are humans and we adjust to whatever situation we are put it. It's not hard to master WP touch keyboard. Sometimes I just laugh at some reasons on why WP is inferior--- lack of apps. I mean really WTF? Are people enslaved to apps now that they are being manipulated by their Phones rather than them manipulating their phones? I'm a technical guy. I worked from being a support technician to be a networking guy to become an Infrastructure head. Trust me the moment I get home I'm just allergic to computers. I watch move tv and listen to radio and prefers to play with my kids. With WP it allows me to do that because it is simple and without complications. I can get my SMS, email, calls, Internet browsing here and there, play some games and not being tied to what others refer to as apps. Something some people cannot get away from as they are tied to their apps...something they cannot live without. Not me, I'm in control of my phone. I don't force people to use WP but I do recommend it since its more simple and it gets the job done. Period.
  2. aubreyq's Avatar
    Member

    Posts
    1,245 Posts
    Global Posts
    1,267 Global Posts
    #2  
    Welcome, Erick. I'm also on WP 7.5 (Samsung Focus, waiting for a yellow Lumia 920). I prefer the WP OS and can count with one hand how many apps I use on a regular basis. I hope WP continues to rise in market share.
  3. Laura Knotek's Avatar

    Posts
    16,917 Posts
    Global Posts
    32,305 Global Posts
    PIN
    Email
    #3  
    Hi Erick and welcome to WPCentral. I'm glad that you joined, especially since you've had your WP since May.

    I'm also an ex-BlackBerry user. I've found more apps for Windows Phone than were available for BlackBerry, so I don't notice any lack of apps.
    john_v likes this.
  4. Duvi's Avatar
    Retired Moderator

    Posts
    2,976 Posts
    Global Posts
    19,947 Global Posts
    #4  
    What's going on Erick. Glad to have you aboard... welcome to WPC and the WP platform.

    WPCentral Mod | Retired Android Central Mod | CrackBerry Mod

Similar Threads

  1. Q: How to Transition Business from BB to WP8
    By alansari_ammar in forum Windows Phone 8
    Replies: 11
    Last Post: 10-17-2012, 03:12 AM
  2. From Symbian to BB to Android to WP
    By ricardios in forum Introductions
    Replies: 2
    Last Post: 09-28-2012, 12:14 AM
  3. Can anyone help me decide which phone to get?
    By trmnta82 in forum Windows Phone 7
    Replies: 8
    Last Post: 11-23-2011, 11:58 PM
  4. The Droid's are calling me
    By jdevenberg in forum Android
    Replies: 5
    Last Post: 11-05-2011, 06:41 AM
  5. Replies: 33
    Last Post: 11-03-2011, 11:08 PM

Posting Permissions