Go Back   Android Forums > Android Discussion > Android Lounge > Device/Carrier Comparisons

Get excited for the Samsung Galaxy S5! Find everything you need and discuss it in our Galaxy S5 Forum!

test: Reply
 
LinkBack Thread Tools
Old September 18th, 2012, 10:36 AM   #1 (permalink)
New Member
Thread Author (OP)
 
Join Date: Sep 2012
Posts: 2
 
Device(s):
Carrier: Not Provided

Thanks: 0
Thanked 0 Times in 0 Posts
Default Help on picking Galaxy Epic Touch vs S3

I'm due for an upgrade, and I'm deciding between the Galaxy s2 Epic Touch or a Galaxy S3. Obviously the S3 is the flagship new domination of a phone, but it's $100 difference from a S2 epic touch, which almost has the same features.

So I'm asking the much smarter people at Android Forums. Is it worth 100 extra dollars to get the S3 and be on top of the world, or will I survive with the Epic Touch just fine?

P.S. I'm updating from a Nexus S

Thenephites221 is offline  
Last edited by Thenephites221; September 18th, 2012 at 10:43 AM.
Reply With Quote
sponsored links
Old September 18th, 2012, 10:47 AM   #2 (permalink)
Fixing stuff is not easy
 
Join Date: May 2011
Location: Over there <points>
Gender: Male
Posts: 7,690
 
Device(s): Samsung Galaxy S3; Asus Infinity
Carrier: Sprint

Thanks: 2,117
Thanked 4,311 Times in 2,513 Posts
jerofld
Default

As a S3 owner, I like some of the extra features of my GS3. Like smart stay (keeps screen active if you're reading something) and being able to speak and the phone does certain commands (Like answer, take a photo, etc). But it is mainly fluff

The major difference for a Sprint user is that the Epic 4G Touch uses WiMAX as it's 4G and the GS3 uses LTE. If you're in an LTE market, or on the list to get LTE sometime this year or early 2013, that would be a major point for putting down the extra cash for a GS3.

If you're in a WiMAX area or not slated to get LTE anytime soon, then I'd say the Epic 4G Touch is fine.
jerofld is offline  
Reply With Quote
Reply


Go Back   Android Forums > Android Discussion > Android Lounge > Device/Carrier Comparisons
Thread Tools

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off
Trackbacks are On
Pingbacks are On
Refbacks are On



All times are GMT -5. The time now is 04:21 AM.
Powered by vBulletin® Version 3.8.7
Copyright ©2000 - 2014, vBulletin Solutions, Inc.