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Discussion in 'Android Devices' started by Jbart15, Jan 3, 2010.

  1. Jbart15

    Jbart15 Member
    Thread Starter

    So I'm officially getting my Droid tomorrow and I want know what are some of the first things I should do with it? Weather it be downloading apps, changing the settings or even buying accessories.

    Tell me what you guys first did when you first got your Droid.

  2. vincentp

    vincentp Android Expert

    I went app crazy when I bought mine. It's fun, and I recommend you try it ;) There are lots of threads all over these forums with tons of nice apps mentioned. Try some of them out and see what you think. I would also spend some time (probably after you've found some apps and widgets that you like) setting up your home screens the way you like them.
  3. teschoen

    teschoen Well-Known Member

    Good charge, Screen protector, lots of apps. I played with the default apps. I would reccomend playing with the default apps to learn what you do and don't like about them.

    One app that is a must have is missed call. I was annoyed that the phone didn't re-alert me to missed voice mails and texts by default.. this will alert you how you want to be alerted.
  4. MisterEff

    MisterEff Android Enthusiast

    I had a bunch of apps bookmarked so I just went download crazy. I recommend the 2.1 launcher to simulate running 2.1 on your 2.0.1 phone. Handcent is almost a must, way better than the original messaging app. You should search androlib for more apps. I then went and bought the media dock and I love it.
  5. teschoen

    teschoen Well-Known Member

    Oh yeah, Car Dock (with a car charger) is also a must have!
  6. CaptainRon

    CaptainRon Android Expert

    Before you get any dock decide what kind of protection you want on your Droid. The stock docks won't work with most cases.

    Seidio is coming out with a home and car dock that will work with their case.
  7. YankeeDudeL

    YankeeDudeL Android Expert

    Oh, happy day! That's all I wanted was a dock w/ a wider cradle.
  8. Jbart15

    Jbart15 Member
    Thread Starter

    Awesome. Definitely going to try out all of the pre-loaded apps and from what I hear Handcent is a must so I'll definitely get that and probably just try to get the hang of the phone since I've never had a smartphone before.

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The Motorola Droid release date was November 2009. Features and Specs include a 3.7" inch screen, 5MP camera, 256GB RAM, processor, and 1400mAh battery.

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