Originally Posted by ripcadnewici
I think some of the above posters underestimate how much cruft comes pre-loaded on this phone courtesy of the carrier. Root this phone, remove the carrier apps, and the difference is quite noticeable. I got irritated at the slowdowns and soft-key problems until I rooted and removed sprint's applications.
google "joeykrim intercept" and you'll be happier with this phone.
Do all those apps run in the background? My two Intercepts are stock and when I look at the running services I don't see any Sprint installed stuff running unless of course I run them.