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Discussion in 'Introductions' started by eightbitwonder, Feb 12, 2010.

  1. eightbitwonder

    eightbitwonder New Member
    Thread Starter

    Feb 12, 2010
    Software Developer
    Central Ohio
    Hello, all.

    I just got my first smart phone less than a week ago (HTC Eris).

    I'm not much for words, so I'll be lurking more than talking, but not 100% of the time.

    Along with everyone else, I'm anxiously awaiting OS 2.1, and maybe even "root".

    Best regards


  2. Droid.eris

    Droid.eris Well-Known Member

    Jan 18, 2010
    Dude things to know about the ERIS.
    1. Dont get a task manager (I know someones gonna say that you need it but you really dont.) me and my brother compared speed and mine was at least a second faster booting and loading google.com

    2. If your earpice starts to sound like your talking to robots take it back within the 30 day period to get a swap right in the store. Because the earpiece is dying (Happend to mine.)

    3. Dont leave the Mobile Network on major battery drainer.

    4.Download Easy tether Beta to tether your laptop when ever you are on the go to get the web free of charge.

    5. Dont get an invisishield takes way to long to dry and water gets on the side of the phone.

    6. Get better keyboard(It cost but if you google you can find the apk and just install it with astro file manager a app located in the market.

    7. Have fun with htc sense

    8. Dont expect the youtube app to work or you may embarres yourself in front of your iphone friends.

    9. download ringdroid to add your mp3s to your notifications and contact ringtones
    10. Yes we know that Droid has 2.01 but its not that better then HTC's Suped up 1.5 Cupcake.
  3. bigdroid

    bigdroid Well-Known Member

    Oct 31, 2009
    Campus Safety Officer
    Earlville, NY
    Welcome to Android Forums!! :)
  4. justjimjpc

    justjimjpc Premium Member

    Nov 3, 2008
    Washington DC, USA
    Welcome to the AF forums and enjoy your visits !! :cool:

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