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The * OFFICIAL* I received my Dell Venue Pro Thread.

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By themadmen, Senior Member on 16th December 2010, 07:43 AM
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Post here ONLY when you received you DVP phone. Please post pictures and leave a short review of the phone for the other members.

16th December 2010, 09:46 PM |#2  
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If your Venue pro has already been delivered, can you please tell us if FedEx or UPS require your signature for delivery?

I hope some Jerk doesn't just leave it at my front door.
I know some carriers don't knock on the door (even if you're home). They'll just leave it at the door without knocking.
17th December 2010, 12:30 AM |#3  
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I just received mine now

more pics later
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17th December 2010, 12:47 AM |#4  
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Originally Posted by themadmen

I just received mine now

more pics later

Congratulations to you Sir. I am still waiting for mine. Per the post on Engadget, it seems that if you buy it before the 14th, you will get it before Christmas. Thats some hope at least

Could you do a quick review and let us know if
1) It is unlocked
2) If it is T-Mobile Branded
3) If it has a slot for Expandable Memory.

17th December 2010, 01:39 AM |#5  
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delivered at 5pm.
No t-mo branding,
the SD slot is covered by black tape
17th December 2010, 02:56 AM |#6  
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Can someone that has just received their venue pro post a pic taken in low light?
17th December 2010, 04:31 AM |#7  
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My biggest concern about the DVP is that this phone is going to seem simply huge in hand and pocket.
Any opinions from those who have received theirs?
17th December 2010, 04:37 AM |#8  
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I am so mad at all of you.
17th December 2010, 05:34 AM |#9  
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Received mine this afternoon.

- The keyboard is fantastic. Good clickiness.
- The screen is bright and rich.
- The power button is very awkwardly placed (on the top). Makes single handed wake up challenging.
- No problems with headphone jack.
- Battery life isn't great. I've been using it pretty heavily for about 5 hours and I'm down to about half battery life. Definitely a 'charge every night' device.
- Easy to accidentally brush edge of screen when adjusting grip.
- I would prefer real buttons to capacitive touch buttons since it's really easy to for instance hit the search button with your thumb while taking a picture.
- There seems to be a glitch in the camera software that causes it to go all noisy and pixelated and streaked while adjusting exposure.
- Camera speed is SSLLLLOOOOOOOWWWW SHUTTTTTTEEERRR. Even in day light the exposure feels the need to set the shutter speed to about 1/10th of a second or longer. Getting a blur free photo in doors is all but impossible. If you open up the settings and manually set it up, all of the bugs seem to be fixed. So it looks like they need a patch for the auto settings (white balance, ISO and flash).
- Call quality is good.
- Headphone music quality seems to be noise free and clear.
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17th December 2010, 07:41 AM |#10  
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Battery life was my biggest concern. I thought they had gone for 1500 MAh but on the pocketnow unboxing they say it's 1400. Still, we can only comment on it after a few days I guess.
17th December 2010, 02:15 PM |#11  
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The DVP with AT&T bands passed FCC muster. Looking at the photo of that box, I didn't see any branding whatsoever on the exterior. It just says Dell Venue Pro. That may mean an even more compelling reason that the DVP is coming to AT&T. One box, multiple carriers?
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