So it's official. No iPhone 5 :(

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Point is, in a market like mobile phones, made so competitive now by Android hardware, (which was NOT the case during 3G to 3GS) can a company really afford to keep the same design for more than a year?
yes. what are you going to DO with that Android hardware? Play angry birds? Post to facebook?
 
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You're saying functionality is less important that appearance?
I'm not saying either is more or less important than the other; to me, they complement each other. When one of them, in that case the appearance, is the same, it'll seriously affect my purchasing decision as a consumer. Before the keynote, I was 100% excited and ready to buy the new iPhone once it comes out in Egypt or if I travel to the US, but now I have lost at least 30 - 40% interest.
 

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Worst update ever. Completely disappointed with the update. 16 months...for this? Not even a bigger screen which really should have been a must. They have really fcked up here and their sales will suffer because of it.
i don't think the sales will suffer because of isheep but i agree with everything else
 

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How much you wanna bet JB iPhone 4 runs Siria?

I just feel really bad for Tim Cook...to be saddled with this when he's just starting out as CEO.

Hopefully they will sell millions and the stock goes back up. It's down 10% ...gonna be a good time to buy if it keeps dropping.


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How much you wanna bet JB iPhone 4 runs Siria?

I just feel really bad for Tim Cook...to be saddled with this when he's just starting out as CEO.

Hopefully they will sell millions and the stock goes back up. It's down 10% ...gonna be a good time to buy if it keeps dropping.

Sent from my iPhone 10
Its down 4% not 10.
 

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I disagree. The jump from the 3g to the 3gs was huge. Way faster and improved battery life in my opionin.
I had my 3G until April of this year and never had a problem with the phone dying on me during a day of use.

Going from that to the iPhone 4 was a huge difference in terms of speed, but the 3GS was not worth spending the money on. Same is true here. Better? How could anyone say "no"? Worth the upgrade? No way.
 

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It's down 5% on the day. It maxed out at 381 today and is now at 354, which is more than a 5% decrease, actually.
ACTUALLY, it has dropped little over 5% but I rounded down which was a mistake on my part, as when I was writing that post it had dropped 4.6% - HOWEVER, it was no where near 10pc.

Thanks
 

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I'm disappointed but i look at it like this. I initially wanted the white iPhone 4 but didn't want to wait. Now I can get the white 4S with the new specs. It's like I will have a whole new iPhone basically. So I guess it's a win for us that didn't want to wait on the White iPhone 4. Kinda. Right? Or am I just making myself feel better.
 

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I'm disappointed but i look at it like this. I initially wanted the white iPhone 4 but didn't want to wait. Now I can get the white 4S with the new specs. It's like I will have a whole new iPhone basically. So I guess it's a win for us that didn't want to wait on the White iPhone 4. Kind. Right? Or am I just making myself feel better.
I'm still glad I waited :D I wouldn't have made it this long with my 3G though. Would have thrown it out the window if it was still my daily phone.
 

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I'm disappointed but i look at it like this. I initially wanted the white iPhone 4 but didn't want to wait. Now I can get the white 4S with the new specs. It's like I will have a whole new iPhone basically. So I guess it's a win for us that didn't want to wait on the White iPhone 4. Kinda. Right? Or am I just making myself feel better.
Your candy coating it


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On the bright side of things, I can't afford a new phone right now anyways. I'll probably be able to afford it just in time for the 2012 iPhone ;)