Is this still a good phone on gingerbread?


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  1. cannon11

    cannon11 Well-Known Member This Topic's Starter

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    Since ice cream sandwich, I'm wondring, is it still good on gingerbread?
    Because I'm thinking of getting this phone and I'm wondering if it is still a good phone even though it's not going to get updated anymore?
     

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  2. itsallgood

    itsallgood Well-Known Member

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    I would say yes. I have had mine Since April 2011. If your not concerned about having an older OS, then its a good buy. If you want the most current OS, this isn't the phone for you.

    Edited: I also, have the Lapdock and Standard dock. (I love the Lapdock.) Just these two docks alone add to the functionality of the phone. The Lapdock turns the Atrix into a netbook. The standard dock turns the Atrix into an alarm clock + docking/media station.
     
  3. rthomas10

    rthomas10 Active Member

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    Anyone that is interested in purchasing an Atrix 4g Please contact me as I have mine for sale. My contract was up and I got another one. Unit is in great working order, never dropped. I have a laptop dock that I will sell with it. PM me to start a discussion.
    Thanks. I want this to go to a good home as it has been a great phone for me.
     
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    326 Active Member

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    Agree with the consensus that the phone is great as is.

    Just frustrating all the promised support is not coming our way. There are several features I would have loved to see the phone get. Now I guess I have to go find apps that mimic the features I feel I'm missing.

    I will not buy another Motorola phone in the future, but that doesn't make this phone a dud. I believe this is a move from Google after acquiring MotoMobile. If Google is going to poop on me I'm going to avoid the poop all together.
     
  5. AndrewTo

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    I've unlocked bootloader, and installed cm9 (ICS) now flashed back to CM7(GB) for the fingerprint unlock
    but CM7 no ""crystal talk"" my friends complaining extreme noise v_v
    anyone knows which ROM has both "Crystal Talk" and fingerprint unock?
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    yes itz still a great phone without ICS
     
  6. Fonof

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    Phone is an absolute beast.

    Never had any problems. And it seems like an ICS kernel might be built soon on XDA.
     
  7. mrblanche

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    I have had this phone for almost 2 years, and it has proven to be very reliable. I've found a few apps that lock it up (the two worst are flashlight programs), but normally it does fine. I have it in an otterbox cover, and it's been dropped many times with no damage. In fact, I've worn out two Otterboxes! I'm a trucker, and this is my web browser when I'm away from town, too. My GPS, too, when I need help finding someplace. Newest tech? Nope. But if you need a dependable phone with a lot of apps available, and you can get it cheap, it's a good buy.
     

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