Is there going to be a recall of Droid X phones?
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    Is there going to be a recall of Droid X phones?

    There should be. This antenna signal-strength issue is a SERIOUS problem.

    [ame=http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=YJG7pbSRvJ8]YouTube - Apple - Smartphone Antenna Performance - Motorola Droid X[/ame]

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    Re: Is there going to be a recall of Droid X phones?

    The difference is, apple's putting these videos out where people are putting a death grip on the phones, and holding it in the exact way that theyve figured out takes to cause signal loss. You have to *try* to cause signal loss with the other phones.

    From all the other things ive seen, its a LOT easier to kill an iphone's signal (just touching it at the right point, not putting a death grip on it, can kill it), and cause it to drop the call just by touching it in the wrong place. lots more reports of dropped calls on iphones than on the droidx.



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    Re: Is there going to be a recall of Droid X phones?

    Strong language, NSFW but a funny vid. The guy that made it was fired from his job at Bestbuy. I think i heard he was rehired. Either way it is funny.

    [ame=http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=FL7yD-0pqZg&feature=player_embedded]YouTube - iPhone4 vs HTC Evo[/ame]



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    Re: Is there going to be a recall of Droid X phones?

    I've met some people that are just like that video. When they see my EVO they say, oh so it's kind of like an Iphone. haha...



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    Re: Is there going to be a recall of Droid X phones?

    If I may quote Ralphie May...and I will...mine's AWESOME!



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    Re: Is there going to be a recall of Droid X phones?

    I havent had a single problem with my X. I love it. And I dont hold my phone like that, with that hand either. But Ive had a case on it since day 1. Nice try Apple. Its still a POS.


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    Re: Is there going to be a recall of Droid X phones?

    Quote Originally Posted by Trainer View Post
    Strong language, NSFW but a funny vid. The guy that made it was fired from his job at Bestbuy. I think i heard he was rehired. Either way it is funny.

    YouTube - iPhone4 vs HTC Evo
    why was he fired over this...its just a joke about how awful the new iphone is. its not like he said this to an actual customer



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    Re: Is there going to be a recall of Droid X phones?

    [ame=http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=2fup7fb1qIM&feature=player_embedded]YouTube - DROID X Deathgrip, It's Not Possible[/ame]



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    Re: Is there going to be a recall of Droid X phones?

    Man... you apple fan boys really just eat up everything that Jobs says don't you?



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    Re: Is there going to be a recall of Droid X phones?

    Love my X. No problems at all--swyping on it right now, in fact. :)



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