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Unread 01-21-2012, 11:18 AM
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Re: Android Or Iphone

Well my iphone 4s came in but I traded it for the Droid Razor. It came down to me liking the bigger screen. The Razr when compared to my daughters iphone, the Razr loads apps a little quiker as well.

Not real crazy about battery life in either unit. If I leave the phone on for 8 hours it is pretty much dead. In the field, I can put it in airplane mode for better battery life. I also bought a chargable battery pack just in case I forget and leave it on.

My Kestrel 4500 NV works really good with shooter. The only thing I do not like about it is having to turn Bluetooth on everytime. Have not tried leaving them both on to see how much battery life is affected.

Overall, I like the phone and shooter app. I will still carry my Recon w/LB3.0 for a backup . Thanks for all the advise. I think I would have been happy with either phone.
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    Unread 01-21-2012, 12:34 PM
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    I've been running an iPod touch for three years and an iPhone for one year with the bulletflight programs...I've had no issues with either one...I run my phone in a Seidio rubber armored case with the touch screen facing into the carrier...the outside is scratched up from belly crawling but the screen is perfect.
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    Spent 1000.00 last Saturday at Sprint. 3 iPhone 4s, 16 gig, 1 iPhone 4, 8 gig, and 1 HTC evo 3D.

    I got iPhone again.
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    Re: Android Or Iphone

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    Originally Posted by SHRTSHTR View Post
    Finally decided to get a real phone . Biggest reason for new phone is Ballistic software. Would like to try shooter ballistic software. Would be nice to have a backup for my Recon anyway.

    I am told that I-phones are the best but the folks I have talked to mainly use there phones while driving around town. If I am going to "bite the bullet" would like to get the most rugged phone available. Also not sure how some phones work in cold conditions.

    Anyway, I am sure you guys would know the best way to go. Thanks for looking.

    I just posted about the free Lapua Android ballistics app available on their site for download. Check it out. I have android and have no desire for i-phone - too chic for me.
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