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Discussion in 'Android Devices' started by Glutz, Sep 10, 2011.

  1. Glutz

    Glutz Newbie
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    I really wanted to know. See,I'm wanted the Samsung Interceot went on YouTube and found a lot of info about the optimus V instead of Samsung Intercept so I'm wondering which is better. Please help me out. And I can join you guys with Android Phones.

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  2. Petrah

    Petrah Psychotic Female

    I have both phones. The OpV puts the Intercept to shame. It's faster, more receptive, and more stable. ;)
  3. Glutz

    Glutz Newbie
    Thread Starter

    Alright what about as far as Internet, actually here something else you guys can go by.

    S for Samsung intercept. V for LG optimus V


    And also this

    Keyboards vs swype texting or does the Samsung intercept have that too?
  4. Diablo2k

    Diablo2k Member

    I have seen a couple versus videos on Youtube and they say the same thing, if you have to have the keyboard go with the Intercept, otherwise go with the Optimus. The Optimus is that much better at virtually everything.
  5. I havent owned the Samsung, but when I was deciding which phone to buy ALL of my research pointed to the V. Its faster and more responsive and just an overall better buy. The only downside is the virtual keyboard.
  6. dpaultx

    dpaultx Newbie

    I've owned both and, in fact, I still own both. I bought the Intercept first and struggled with it for 6 months before finding a super good deal on a used OV. The difference between the OV and the Intercept is like night and day. The day that I activated the OV, the Intercept went into my bottom desk drawer and will probably remain there forever.

    Yes, you can use Swype on the Intercept. All you have to do is install it. In fact, once I first discovered Swype, and got used to it, I never used the Intercepts physical keyboard again.

    I still have the Intercept because I would consider it dishonest to attempt to sell it to someone else without fully disclosing all of the phones short comings and I simply don't have that much time.
  7. LNMoton

    LNMoton Well-Known Member

    The LG Optimus V is responds faster than the Intercept. Maybe you can find a place that will let you try both phones out to see which one you like the best. The Optimus is the best to me. I have gotten use to a virtual keyboard so i'm not really use to physical keyboards anymore.
  8. Glutz

    Glutz Newbie
    Thread Starter

    Radio shack had the phone inteself both but it dead But I think I'm going to go with the LG optimus V because....well,I'm still doing research and I have a lot more to do
  9. biggpat86

    biggpat86 Well-Known Member

    I started my Virgin service with the Intercept. All in all, I really liked the phone. Yea it was buggy, had to yank the battery more and more the further I got into its life. But up until I dropped it and cracked the screen, I was even THINKING about replacing it. I love the physical keyboard.

    Now that I have replaced it with the V, the V is by far the better choice. Like most have said, if you think you cant live without phyisical keys, go with the V.
  10. Glutz

    Glutz Newbie
    Thread Starter

    I just went out to the Radio Shack 5 minutes away from me and bought it. And I went with the LG optimus V for now anyway. Time to power up!

    Thanks for the help everyone
  11. syav

    syav Well-Known Member

    Good choice! Haνe fun ωith your neω Ορtimυs V :D

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