Linked by Thom Holwerda on Wed 31st Aug 2011 14:35 UTC
PDAs, Cellphones, Wireless While US Android users are all full of glee that they're finally getting the Samsung Galaxy S II in the United States, a far more significant Android smartphone is being developed... In China. It's faster than any other smartphone, has a beautiful and fluid user interface, top-notch hardware quality, a dual-partition setup so you can keep using the phone while it updates... And will sell for a mere $310, no contract or whatever other nonsense. Hello Xiaomi Phone.
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RE: It IS cheap
by stanbr on Fri 2nd Sep 2011 19:46 UTC in reply to "It IS cheap"
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Read the title again: "The Cheap Android Phone Is Here, But It's Not What You'd Expect"

So we are talking primarily about prices, not specs. In this context, the phone is not that cheap. The article is trying to say that there is a cheap phone that is also powerful. What some are trying to say is that there are many other alternative, much cheaper.

Cheap and not so powerful android phones is a reality. Cheap and powerful android phones (as the article tries to convince us) is not really a reality, cuz 300 dollars is a significant amount of money.


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