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phil.culler
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My wife's MyTouch 4G Slide has a dead microphone and is no longer available from T-mobile. This is one of the two approved replacement/upgrades from the phone insurance/warranty company. What do you like? What do you hate? What kind of problems do you have? The choice is between this and a samsung relay. Just looking for all the details before I pick a junk phone since I know nothing about either of these devices.
Phone: HTC One M8 - GPE conversion


Tablet : Nexus 7 (2012)
ROM: Stock (at the moment)

~~~RETIRED~~~
Samsung Galaxy Note 3 - Jumped
Samsung GS2 T989 - Retired
T-Mobile G2 - Died
Mytouch 3g Slide - Returned Junk
Mytouch 3g - Died
 
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My wife's MyTouch 4G Slide has a dead microphone and is no longer available from T-mobile. This is one of the two approved replacement/upgrades from the phone insurance/warranty company. What do you like? What do you hate? What kind of problems do you have? The choice is between this and a samsung relay. Just looking for all the details before I pick a junk phone since I know nothing about either of these devices.
Although I love this phone, because of the camera and durability, I would recommend the Relay because of the better GPU and possibility of there being more stable custom roms for it available on the forums.
Current device: OnePlus One 64gb
Bootloader: Unlocked
Rooted: Yes
Rom: Cyanogenmod 11S (stock)
Kernel: Stock kernel

Previous devices: HTC Amaze 4G, LG P350, Motorola Defy, Defy+, XT317, Milestone 2 and Cliq (MB220)
 
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Custom roms are no concern. Neither is the gpu I don't think due to the fact that she uses her phone for the most basic functions. She loves her physical keyboard, but I know from 3 years of ownership that Samsung phones can be very frustrating. She's using my retired gs2 right now to see if she can deal with Samsung TouchWiz.
Phone: HTC One M8 - GPE conversion


Tablet : Nexus 7 (2012)
ROM: Stock (at the moment)

~~~RETIRED~~~
Samsung Galaxy Note 3 - Jumped
Samsung GS2 T989 - Retired
T-Mobile G2 - Died
Mytouch 3g Slide - Returned Junk
Mytouch 3g - Died
 
phil.culler
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Thanks for all your input everybody. She has been using my old Samsung gs2 for a day now as a spare phone and proclaimed today via text that he hates it and also Samsung as a result. I went with the HTC since that's what she is used to in a smartphone ui.
Phone: HTC One M8 - GPE conversion


Tablet : Nexus 7 (2012)
ROM: Stock (at the moment)

~~~RETIRED~~~
Samsung Galaxy Note 3 - Jumped
Samsung GS2 T989 - Retired
T-Mobile G2 - Died
Mytouch 3g Slide - Returned Junk
Mytouch 3g - Died
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