06-20-2012 10:05 PM
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  1. jalb's Avatar
    Or, similarly, a Windows 8 phone in that form factor? I have read rumors of Samsung and Nokia about a "hybrid device" and I am hoping that is what they are talking about. I am rocking a Samsung Focus right now, and used to have a Titan (screen shattered). That Titan gave me a taste of what I am really looking for, and I'm super attracted to the Galaxy Note and hoping that with Apollo we might get a device this size.
    06-09-2012 07:39 PM
  2. palandri's Avatar
    That's a little bit too big for me.
    06-09-2012 08:04 PM
  3. jalb's Avatar
    That's a little bit too big for me.
    I can see how it wouldn't be for everyone, but I do have ham-sized hands, so I think I could pull it off. I'm 6'5", and "husky", lol.
    06-09-2012 08:26 PM
  4. alex6272's Avatar
    I would not buy a phone that large. I'm looking for something larger than my current 3.8 inch screen but I personally think the Note is ridiculous- and I don't think the idea of a "phablet" helps with that. This is just my opinion obviously.
    06-09-2012 09:22 PM
  5. Judge_Daniel's Avatar
    I think it would feel just fine in my hands, but I'm not sure about my pockets. I would worry about it looking ridiculous, and I sometimes put my Trophy in the same pocket as my keys (with the screen facing away), and I'm not sure that would work with such a big phone.

    I've felt so deprived on Verizon that I'd pretty much buy any new phone with a good camera and an AMOLED screen, though.
    06-09-2012 09:24 PM
  6. AzD's Avatar
    I have a 7" Android tablet and a 4.3" WP so no, I wouldn't buy a 5+ inch WP. But if I only could have one device I would look long and hard at a Note-sized phone. If that were the case I would prefer it be a Windows phone.

    Sent from my Samsung Galaxy Tab 2
    06-09-2012 09:33 PM
  7. jimski's Avatar
    No. I am looking forward to a 10"-11" RT tablet to compliment my 4.3" L900. No interest in a 5.3" phone, especially with a stylus. Been there, done that for 15 years with Palm Pilots, Pocket PCs and WM.

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    06-09-2012 10:16 PM
  8. scottcraft's Avatar
    I would definitely consider a Note sized device, but I think a 4.7-4.8" screen would be more user friendly for me.
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    06-09-2012 11:20 PM
  9. speedtouch's Avatar
    Not only no, but oh h-e-double-hockey-sticks no.
    06-10-2012 12:15 AM
  10. Jakoh's Avatar
    the note is too big, i wouldn't like to hold that to my ear.

    i think 4.5 inch would be ideally the max for a phone.

    the old n810 had the 4.3in which i always thought was really nice.
    06-10-2012 12:34 AM
  11. Laura Knotek's Avatar
    The Note is too big. I like belt holsters, but I cannot imagine carrying something the size of the Note in one.

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    06-10-2012 12:48 AM
  12. DalekSnare's Avatar
    Maybe if it was Windows RT. WP has no use for all that room and has no stylus support.
    06-10-2012 01:39 AM
  13. AngryNil's Avatar
    Not unless it has some insane hardware advantages over the other devices.
    06-10-2012 06:35 AM
  14. freestaterocker's Avatar
    I'm actually looking to go down a bit in size... I'm hoping Nokia delivers a pureview with a 3.8"-4" CB SAMOLED+ at least QHD rez (720p at that size would be more than needed) and dual core. Don't care about LTE.
    06-10-2012 07:03 AM
  15. emirozmen's Avatar
    4.3 is the sweetspot. 4.8 inches is the limit for me.
    06-10-2012 10:02 AM
  16. cedarlog's Avatar
    i would buy it for browsing gaming listening to music and watching movie or typing text like a entertainment gadget but i wouldn't take it with me as a daily phone for work
    i consider 4.3 to 4.7 perfect screen for smartphone since i have big hands i tried 3.5-3.7 phones i always press the wrong keys
    06-10-2012 10:09 AM
  17. DavidinCT's Avatar
    I'm with the others. I have a 3.7" now but, I want larger for reading, videos and games. Going over 5" is in the tablet range. As I agree a larger display would be usefull but, day to day uses are most important.

    If it can't fit in my pocket, it does not fit the need. 4.3-4.5 would be the sweetspot. No a belt clip wont work, It needs to fit in a pocket with no issues or large bulk...
    06-10-2012 05:10 PM
  18. willied's Avatar
    That's about 1.3" too big for me.
    06-10-2012 05:23 PM
  19. Scout_313's Avatar
    I think I'd prefer a 4" screen but I'd go as large as a 4.3" screen if I really liked the phone.
    06-10-2012 07:18 PM
  20. rabit1's Avatar
    I think 4.7 or 4.8 is the biggest to be carried around comfortably.

    I'd love the bigger screen of Note, but you need a separate bag just
    to carry around the phone. For ladies may be, for a guy without a hand bag
    I'd say No.
    06-10-2012 07:28 PM
  21. IamVortigaunt's Avatar
    No way. I have a Trophy now and l, while I'd like a little bigger screen, I think 4-4.3" is what I want.

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    06-10-2012 07:49 PM
  22. Banstyle's Avatar
    Lately I feel like my WP7 is more of a gaming device than a phone so yes I would lean more towards a bigger screen and would be pretty comfortable with that.
    06-10-2012 10:38 PM
  23. pdangcil's Avatar
    HTC titan size is perfect!!!

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    06-11-2012 02:43 AM
  24. bigkevbosky's Avatar
    Yes, I would. If it was exactly like Note, with the pen and everything, then yes yes yes yes yes. In fact, if it was announced today to be released as a WP8 launch device, then I'd probably go put my preorder in this afternoon.
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    06-11-2012 08:50 AM
  25. selfcreation's Avatar
    not a chance!

    4'5-4'7 inch MAX... :giggle:

    I want a phone and a tablet . not 2 tablets with one having a RADIO in it... lol
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    06-11-2012 09:35 AM
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