Cell phones forum: Should I get one of the Nokia Lumia's or the Galaxy S4?

by: Slick1of2 July 19, 2013 6:26 PM PDT

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Should I get one of the Nokia Lumia's or the Galaxy S4?

by Slick1of2 - 7/19/13 6:26 PM

So I'm a Verizon customer and I'm looking to get my first smart phone. I'm looking at the Nokia Lumia 920,925,928 and the Samsung Galaxy S4. I'm having trouble choosing a phone and thought I would ask the nerds around here.

A little about me that might help:

I find every OS easy to use and the "sex appeal" on either of these phones is the same to me.

I use Office programs (Word, Excel, OneNote) for school and personal use.

I don't play games.

I hacked my Nook e-reader to use a full version of the Android OS thinking I was going to use a butt load of apps. Never did. All I use is Gmail/Hotmail, Nook reading app, Kindle reading app, Weather, Calendar and Facebook app.

The only app that I can see myself downloading and using a lot that is "recreational", is the one where you have your phone tell you what song is playing around you.

I also dig the whole voice search these phones have. Which OS has the better one?

Photography is also a hobby of mine. And I don't mean that Instagram crap. I have a DSLR camera and even use film on occasion (I know, what nerd).

All input is greatly appreciated!
Thanks guys,

- Ricky

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