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[Advice] Mobile under 8.5k

Should I get Burst?


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pratyush997

Inactive
1. Budget?
-> 8.5k (MAX)

2. Display type and size?

-> Min 3.7"

3. Form Factor? bar, slider, flip?

-> Bar

4. Preferred choice of brand?

-> Any other than Local

5. Preferred input method (QWERTY, touchscreen, numpad, touch-n-type).

-> Touchscreen
6. What camera option you want? Please specify need for flash, autofocus, front facing camera.

-> 5 MP (AF) w/ a Flash and a FF cam too

7. Preferred operating system? (Android, Symbian, iOS, Windows Phone etc).

-> Android

8. Preferred connectivity options (3G, Wifi etc)Please specify clearly.

-> Wi-fi then 3G

9. Preferred applications (Flash, Swype, GPS, etc)?

-> No Idea

10. Primary use of handset (multimedia, camera, mails, internet, gaming etc)?

-> Multimedia and Gaming

11. Any specific mobile phones in consideration?
-> Pantech Burst P9070

12. Any other info that you want to share
Formalities ^^

Decided to go for Pantech Burst P9070 because of the following: -

Pros

  • S-Amoled 4" Display
  • Dual-core 1.5 GHz Scorpion
  • Adreno 220
  • CM 10 is being Build
  • 1 GB Memory
  • 16 GB Internal Storage
  • LTE Supported :D (Will never use it so it doesn't matter)

Cons
  • 256k colors display
  • Bad Call quality (Read)
  • Battery drain (Read)
  • No Warranty (Doesn't matter)
  • Once Bricked - Can't revive (J tagging works but don't know about it!)

I'll be buying it from ebay.com via ishop International for 7.3k (with 500/- Discount)
Any better alternative? advice?

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Update

My Timeline :-

Feb 14[SUP]th - [/SUP] Placed Order
March 2[SUP]nd - [/SUP] Product arrived Mumbai
March 2[SUP]nd[/SUP][SUP] - [/SUP]Product Shipped (via Bluedart )
March 7[SUP]th[/SUP] - Bluedart Shipped the product (Delayed occured because my location wasn't servicable bt them )
March 8[SUP]th[/SUP] - My friend in Jaipur got the product :D
March 9[SUP]th - [/SUP]I'll be Tap-Talking :D

Got Burst Link to Pics :D
 
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koolent

Youngling
I think is a nice deal because ironically, we teenagers rarely us a phone as in calling! We just want to enjoy the hardware, Performand and apps. So, I think you should go for it.. Not a bad deal.
 

coderunknown

Retired Forum Mod
Cons
  • 256k colors display <--- hardly matters.
  • Bad Call quality (Read) <--- no idea.
  • Battery drain (Read) <--- read HTC DNA or review of LTE packing droids. turning LTE off should more or less solve this problem.
  • Once Bricked - Can't revive (J tagging works but don't know about it!) <--- don't try to flash/update anything official. easiest way to brick an android mobile is when you try to update or use the official flashing software and they fail halfway. same for Sony, Samsung, Motorola, LG, and all other manufacturers.

answered.
 
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pratyush997

pratyush997

Inactive
AWESOME MAN, if it includes customs.
The IMG was hyper linked to the "7.3 w/ discount" BTW
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So what do u think, A116 or BURST ?
Hindusthan Motors or Honda?

ASAP in this week or maybe the next week! After 21st March :( (After exams) Will post a Popcorn review ;) (With CROM on it :D - Stock looks ugly) :D
Updated :(
 
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