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  1. Phone Guy 4567's Avatar
    I'm a glass half empty kind of person when it comes to the chances of WP succeeding, and be hard pressed to recommend it to anyone at the moment. That said I don't think WP is going away within the next year. WP 9 is coming and they will give it some time in the market to see how it does, but if it doesn't gain traction I think that it will be the end of the road for WP. At this point Android or iOS have to screw up for WP to gain any significant market share.
    08-31-2014 12:02 AM
  2. Shawn Magm's Avatar
    I still have my Android.
    08-31-2014 12:07 AM
  3. jonashik's Avatar
    i'll continue using my old windows phone
    zapppa83 likes this.
    08-31-2014 01:57 AM
  4. Legoboyii's Avatar
    Get a OnePlus One and a Lumia 1520. Use 1520 till its just unusable years down the road and stick to OnePlus One because it doesn't need to use google services :3
    08-31-2014 02:26 AM
  5. ricbon's Avatar
    Android most likely a note 4. I might do Apple but their walled garden makes me think twice.
    08-31-2014 02:52 AM
  6. hari pavan's Avatar
    i will switch to iOS
    08-31-2014 02:58 AM
  7. nemo7's Avatar
    I would buy 100 HTC One for Windows. That is enough for the rest of my life.
    Your life, your choice.
    08-31-2014 07:57 AM
  8. a5cent's Avatar
    runs over , really??:D and how does it do that may I ask?
    Yeah, true, it doesn't run over (a.k.a. on top of) anything. Just like WP8.1 doesn't run over WP8.0

    Cyanogenmod is a replacement for OS+Firmware. Still, lets not get too distracted by that inaccuracy. It's not relevant to this topic.
    elmacho and Karthik Naik like this.
    08-31-2014 08:04 AM
  9. DaveGx's Avatar
    I don't know. I'd probably go to Android but in my experience, you really have to get a top of the line device to have a decent experience with Android. Low end Android phones dont perform that well.
    Last edited by DaveGx; 08-31-2014 at 08:40 AM.
    elmacho likes this.
    08-31-2014 08:17 AM
  10. atbp1020's Avatar
    I'll ask them "why you never had VSCOcam"? hehehe
    08-31-2014 09:34 AM
  11. tpbklake's Avatar
    When Microsoft discontinued Windows Mobile 6.5 and announced Windows Phone 7, it was a good at least 12 - 15 months before WP7 phones started shipping, so I jumped to Android during then and I would probably do the same thing again.

    With Microsoft's direction of Windows Universal Apps which will run on Windows 8.x and Windows Phone 8.x and the blending of these 2 platforms, I really don't think that we will to worry about some form of Windows on phones in the near future.
    08-31-2014 10:07 AM
  12. X0LARIUM's Avatar
    Not sleeping tonight because of this question..Thanks OP..you owe me one... LOL..Just kidding..
    badcat likes this.
    08-31-2014 10:51 AM
  13. Karthik Naik's Avatar
    continue using my wps,then throw my nexus 5 and all my other androids,use symbian and blackberry till surface phone or meego(reborn)/jolla or ubuntu touch releases
    08-31-2014 11:40 AM
  14. Jazmac's Avatar
    Like asking what would I do if they quit selling tapes for the VCR. I switched to an existing technology. Either apple or android I suppose if they are still around. I lean Apple.
    Karthik Naik and DoctorSaline like this.
    08-31-2014 11:54 AM
  15. DavidinCT's Avatar
    Microsoft has a very long history of supporting losing money items, till they become profitable. With that being said, only way MS would discontinue Windows Phone is if they were going an entire new direction. After all the APP related issues, there would be no way MS would go that route. Windows Phone will be here for a while....

    With this being said, IF there was no choice, like a global agency told MS that they HAD to stop making and supporting Windows Phone(again, would never happen). I would use Windows Phone for 6mo to a year, then see what other options are coming down the pipe. I would try to find another option than Apple or google.....FIRST

    Maybe I can get a Android custom rom that does not need google besides the store...? Phones are nice, its' google I hate...
    Last edited by DavidinCT; 08-31-2014 at 03:58 PM.
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    08-31-2014 12:11 PM
  16. rowlie's Avatar
    Go back to my titan 7.8 custom ROM, at least I will be able to enjoy a bug free music experience!

    Posted via the WPC App for Android!
    always_salil likes this.
    08-31-2014 01:56 PM
  17. anon(8854150)'s Avatar
    Well, I definitely would not go the Apple way - so, I guess I'd have no choice but to go back to Android. But...let's hope that never has to happen...
    08-31-2014 03:28 PM
  18. neo158's Avatar
    Continue using my Windows Phone then switch to BB10 when it finally craps out on me.
    08-31-2014 03:39 PM
  19. Nogitsune Micah's Avatar
    Switch to apple :)
    08-31-2014 05:07 PM
  20. Indistinguishable's Avatar
    My answer to this question used to be BlackBerry. Now that BlackBerry is pretty much non-existent... I'd probably run my current Windows Phone into the ground, then have to go Apple. And it would be a sad day... Really sad.
    08-31-2014 06:02 PM
  21. TechAbstract's Avatar
    I would get iPhone with 5.5 in and jailbreak it. Can't stand the buggy Android.
    Timbre70 likes this.
    08-31-2014 09:25 PM
  22. zokstar's Avatar
    most likely give iOS ago. If i dont end up liking that, then to android.
    Timbre70 likes this.
    09-01-2014 12:37 AM
  23. ortizang's Avatar
    Get an iPhone.
    09-01-2014 01:24 AM
  24. X0LARIUM's Avatar
    Oh this is what I will do...And I know my capabilities..I would get hold of an old HTC HD2 or HTC ONE and push WP OS on it...call it revenge..but I would love to see WP running on an Android device...lol

    AutoCoded from my DROID RAZR!
    09-01-2014 01:46 AM
  25. sumitandyou's Avatar
    I would buy atleast 10 lumias for future 😊
    09-01-2014 02:13 AM
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