Definitely buy. I just got mine yesterday and I've never been so impressed by a phone. Its smooth, battery is great right out the box, has some neat and useful built in features, already has root and custom recovery so we can flash whatever when the roms start dropping, and there are a list of other reasons to buy. If you happen to get a bad one then just exchange it for another.
PS. I to came from an s4 and agree with a couple previous post that that phone is laggy trash and I never once in the 2months I owned it felt like I had a premium phone because it ran so terrible. Plus it being so locked down made things that much worse because I'm sure it runs cm or some aosp based Rom great. With the g2 I feel like I'm holding a premium device. When I use it it responds as such as well. This is by far the best phone you can buy right now. The note 3will be good I'm sure, but how locked down will it be?
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