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I also asked on the Z1c forum haha. I just want to hear opinions from people who have actually used it, instead of the basic stories like "the screen is bigger".

I'm looking at things not much people look at. Things like can I reach the status bar with my thumb while using 1 hand? How does the keyboard feel like? Do you make a lot of mistakes using the keyboard? Is it easy rootable? Do you press the volume key on accident lots of times?

Just the little things like that I'm not trying to convince myself to get n5 nor z1 compact
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Just read existing threads then

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I also asked on the Z1c forum haha. I just want to hear opinions from people who have actually used it, instead of the basic stories like "the screen is bigger".

I'm looking at things not much people look at. Things like can I reach the status bar with my thumb while using 1 hand? How does the keyboard feel like? Do you make a lot of mistakes using the keyboard? Is it easy rootable? Do you press the volume key on accident lots of times?

Just the little things like that I'm not trying to convince myself to get n5 nor z1 compact
****! Why didn't you say so? Just hold the phone in your right hand and use the thumb on the left hand to reach the status bar😝 see simple.

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Is it possible to attach this to the phone?

Ive used it on my Xperia S and it works awesome, I could connect it through the bottom and to my hand. My phone didnt fall over the past 2 years!

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Sure, just buy a case that allows you to attach that! My Ringke Fusion has a spot to attach a lanyard.

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