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Good: Classy looks, fits snugly in the hand, fast.
Bad: At the price not any bad points
Comment: I got this phone for £244 off amazon, and at that price this is an amazing phone. I couldn't find a similar phone at that price point that came anywhere near. The nexus 4 was just too big and cumbersome and frankly damn ugly. The fact that the resolution isn't as good as similar phones makes little difference unless you're an over the top pixel spitting über geek. Love tbe camera too.
Bad: call sound
Comment: HTC one sv £15 pm unlimited calls, text, data and landline from virgin, now that ain't bad, as smart phones go it does a good job with no problems, BUT. The sound on calls is awful and very poor quality to everyone I have spoken to in different locations. Considering the first job of a phone is to make calls this is a big issue. Ii own a HTC sensation XE with no problem like this.
Good: Removable battery, SD card bay, autonomy
Bad: all the rest.
Comment: A couple of months ago I needed to replace my HTC Sensation. Didn't quite like the huge size of One X and the likes, so looked for a One S. It was sold out everywhere except in a shop also displaying this One SV. I quickly got back to my initial idea of picking the cheaper One S despite the sales guy pushing for the new model. It's just better in everything, except the lack of SD card option, and the nice back finish. One S display quality is disappointing compared to the Sensation, but One SV is even worse. Im sure there are plenty of better options around...
Comment: A 16GB Nexus 4 costs 290 (inc del). A 24 month giff gaff goodybag at 10 p/m will cost 240 which means for around 22p/m you can have a decent phone with a reasonable usage limits. I see no reason whatsoever to buy or get this phone on contract unless you're an utter muppet.
Good: Seems a decent mid-range all-rounder...
Comment: While this phone is far from cutting edge, it does seem a good mid-range all rounder, kind of phone.
I found T-Mobile are offering this on their Full Monty plan for £26 a month, with unlimited minutes, text and internet. You do however have to pay £29 up front for the phone.
(That will be 3G and not 4G data connection!)
But when you consider you are getting a pretty decent phone and saving £10 a month on the price plan. Its not a bad deal, as you are saving £240 over the term of the contract...
I like the fact the battery is removable and the razor sharp glass front.
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