Detect, Avoid IMSI-Catcher Attacks with Android IMSI-Catcher Detector

Privacy is always an important topic, as well as a delicate one to … more

Materialized LeanDroid Fights Your Poor Battery Life

Battery life has always been one of the biggest problems facing most Android devices. … more

Bump! Workaround for the LG G3 Locked Bootloader – XDA TV

The LG G3 is a power house device. It’s been a favorite of many people. … more

Enable Call Recording on Xperia Z2 and Z3

Call recording, while not legal in every part of the world, is quite handy in certain situations. … more

Welcome to XDA

Search to go directly to your device's forum

Register an account

Unlock full posting privileges

Ask a question

No registration required
Post Reply

Anyone move from TP2 to N1?

OP shure2

23rd February 2010, 05:33 PM   |  #1  
OP Senior Member
Thanks Meter: 114
 
798 posts
Join Date:Joined: Jun 2008
Hi,

As the title says, just looking for some feedback from those who had a tp2 and moved to N1 - is there any major disadvantages of the N1 over the tp2 (omitting obvious keyboard)

I hear the speaker on the N1 is bad and the speaker on the TP2 is awesome, can anyone verify this?
23rd February 2010, 05:48 PM   |  #2  
Senior Member
Flag Houston
Thanks Meter: 4
 
398 posts
Join Date:Joined: Feb 2007
More
I went from tp2 to n1. The keyboard and speaker are all I miss. The n1 is the much better phone and toy : )
23rd February 2010, 05:50 PM   |  #3  
Senior Member
Thanks Meter: 1
 
113 posts
Join Date:Joined: Nov 2009
I moved from TP2 to N1! I had a g1 before the tp2, and now getting back to android, I wonder why i ever left!

The speaker is the only thing i "miss" i didnt really you use it often though...

The N1 is soooo much better than the tp2
23rd February 2010, 05:50 PM   |  #4  
Junior Member
Thanks Meter: 0
 
18 posts
Join Date:Joined: Aug 2007
Former (mostly happy until the touch screen died) TP2 user here. I love the Nexus One. I miss the hardware keyboard, obviously, but swype makes up for it.
The unit is incredibly responsive, and now that we have sense ported on the N1 the Exchange integration is excellent.
Now I don't miss the TP2 at all. Especially since I love tinkering with the OS and Android is better than WM for that.
23rd February 2010, 06:03 PM   |  #5  
krohnjw's Avatar
Recognized Developer
Flag Plainfield
Thanks Meter: 530
 
1,980 posts
Join Date:Joined: Jul 2007
More
Quote:
Originally Posted by shure2

Hi,

As the title says, just looking for some feedback from those who had a tp2 and moved to N1 - is there any major disadvantages of the N1 over the tp2 (omitting obvious keyboard)

I hear the speaker on the N1 is bad and the speaker on the TP2 is awesome, can anyone verify this?

The speaker on the TP2 was the best of any phone I've heard or used. As a result the speaker on the N1 was a let down.

However, the phone itself is outstanding. The build quality is quite good and the SW keyboard isn't as hard to adjust to as I had expected (especially in landscape mode).

The only thing you haven't touched on that I would mention is that the TP2 (CDMA at least) had *outstanding* battery life. The N1 is no slouch when it comes to battery life in the smart phone arena, but I did see better battery life with the TP2.
23rd February 2010, 07:17 PM   |  #6  
Senior Member
Flag Norman, OK
Thanks Meter: 2
 
197 posts
Join Date:Joined: Aug 2009
More
speaker was good
keyboard was really good
i want the htc clock but dont know the settings for the weather widget.
23rd February 2010, 07:39 PM   |  #7  
Senior Member
Flag Houston
Thanks Meter: 4
 
398 posts
Join Date:Joined: Feb 2007
More
Quote:
Originally Posted by typ_ex

speaker was good
keyboard was really good
i want the htc clock but dont know the settings for the weather widget.

weather skin downloader > h7c.zip
then install from SD card

clock skin downloader > h7c-clock.zip
then install from SD card.

Maybe you only have to do one or the other, but i did both to be safe and it worked.
23rd February 2010, 08:43 PM   |  #8  
BoostedSR20's Avatar
Senior Member
Flag Hagerstown, Maryland
Thanks Meter: 174
 
1,589 posts
Join Date:Joined: Jul 2007
More
Quote:
Originally Posted by jz9833

I went from tp2 to n1. The keyboard and speaker are all I miss. The n1 is the much better phone and toy : )

+1 same here. This was also my 1st android device, came from many years of WM devices. I don't regret a thing. All pro's, zero cons.
23rd February 2010, 11:11 PM   |  #9  
timothydonohue's Avatar
Senior Member
Flag Portland, Maine
Thanks Meter: 114
 
1,528 posts
Join Date:Joined: Oct 2007
More
Quote:
Originally Posted by jz9833

weather skin downloader > h7c.zip
then install from SD card

clock skin downloader > h7c-clock.zip
then install from SD card.

Maybe you only have to do one or the other, but i did both to be safe and it worked.

those can be found here

edit: but, apparently it isn't as simple as 'move to sd card and install'. gotta pick up 'weather widget donate' from the market to use this
Last edited by timothydonohue; 23rd February 2010 at 11:21 PM.
23rd February 2010, 11:31 PM   |  #10  
Senior Member
Flag Norman, OK
Thanks Meter: 2
 
197 posts
Join Date:Joined: Aug 2009
More
i did t hat, but the clock looks really scrunched in. also the black background doesn't cover the whole clock + weather.

Post Reply Subscribe to Thread
Previous Thread Next Thread
Thread Tools Search this Thread
Search this Thread:

Advanced Search
Display Modes