View Poll Results: Curve 8900 or Bold 90000

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  • Curve 8900

    11 40.74%
  • Bold 9000

    16 59.26%
  1. danarc's Avatar
    If you had the option of either the 8900 or the bold which one would you choose and what are your reasons?
    10-16-09 06:46 PM
  2. SofaKingKev's Avatar
    why? are you thinking about getting a 8900? that would be ridiculous to downgrade to an 8900 from a bold, especially when the 9700 is coming out.
    10-16-09 06:49 PM
  3. danarc's Avatar
    The internal memory on the bold is not great, not sure if the coming 5.0 software will fix that but that's my main concern
    10-16-09 06:52 PM
  4. danarc's Avatar
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    10-16-09 08:19 PM
  5. Denise in Los Angeles's Avatar
    I would choose the 8900 because:

    -it's smaller and more "pocketable"
    -has a better camera (3.2 vs 2.0) which also has flash
    -it's lightweight
    -the phone looks better than the Bold imo
    -it's on T-mobile


    I don't really need 3G because EDGE is decent and I'm usually near WiFi anyway.
    The 8900 has a slightly better screen (480360 vs 480320).

    They're not very different from one another. Both are great phones.
    I'm on TMo too, so I would go with your reasons! 8900!
    10-17-09 06:29 PM
  6. amazinglygraceless's Avatar
    Prior the 8900 I had the 9000 and I do not miss it.

    If you can live without 3G (which I can) get the 8900. It simply is
    a better device.
    10-17-09 07:49 PM
  7. Laura Knotek's Avatar
    If you like the smaller form factor of the 8900, I would suggest waiting for the 9700, which will be out next month. It has all the features of the 8900 plus a trackpad and 3G.

    If you like a larger form factor, then get the 9000, since a device its size is not going to be available for a while.

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    10-17-09 08:30 PM
  8. ebedoun's Avatar
    Bold. UMTS.
    10-17-09 10:18 PM
  9. juliankueh's Avatar
    How big are your hands? Can u type comfortably on 8900's keyboard? How many apps will you really need? If you need lots then the 9700 if you need 3G otherwise I guess the 8900 will be fine. My theory is get the best one you can afford.

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    10-17-09 10:37 PM
  10. ebongo91's Avatar
    9000, one of the "smartest" smartphones out there. although i do think the 8900 looks a little better
    10-17-09 10:43 PM
  11. Old No. 7's Avatar
    Bold
    10char
    10-17-09 10:44 PM
  12. dmnall's Avatar
    I personally would say the bold. I cannot deny the 8900 has more ram but I prefer the size of the bold. The bold does have 1 GB internal storage which add a up too a 32 GB card *when they are available* and you have a total of 33 GB of storage. Plus the only reason why I prefer 3G is the fact that you can send/receive emails, browse the web and run google maps all while talking on the phone. Plus the kb on the bold is what I love!

    Cheers,
    Charlie
    10-17-09 11:14 PM
  13. vsmith's Avatar
    I like the form factor of the 8900, and it has better battery life and better memory. The camera is also better.
    10-18-09 07:57 AM
  14. danarc's Avatar
    I think I will stick to my bold due to the simple fact that its a much faster and somewhat powerful compared to the 8900

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    10-18-09 08:00 AM
  15. boaman's Avatar
    I had the Bold 9000 before I got my 8900, now I use the 8900 most of the time, I only use my Bold for the internet when I am at home (the bold stays at home when I go out) but the 8900 is always with me.

    Regards

    Chris

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    10-18-09 10:05 AM
  16. Maaaaaaaartin's Avatar
    I'm biased because I have the 8900. I just don't really like the feel of the Bold. It is a little too wide for me.
    10-18-09 01:26 PM
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