Finally got mine last night, and had to exchange it this morning. The screen had a ridge where the glass meets the plastic that looked like it wasn't properly fused all the way round. The replacement still has a bump, but feels smoother.
The only bloatware was a folder of links to Rogers apps - no actual Rogers apps were installed.
It's going to take awhile to get used to an AMOLED screen, but the active notifications truly rock.
The vibration motor is more of a rattler which is rather annoying.
Happy with it so far, and am still debating whether to put Nova launcher on there, or some alternative (hate the google search bar).
My days not taking you seriously have come to a middle