Pointless? Hardly. With external SD card, i can have as much music, films and roms as i want. Started playing a lot more ps1 games and need the space for the games.

I'd never buy a phone that didn't have external card support.
Motorola Xoom WiFi - Retired with honours

Samsung Galaxy S III
Jellybean 4.3 - Retired July 2014

Samsung Galaxy S 5
100% stock.