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Buy a new device every year to keep the company alife

  1. doenietzodom
    Donut Dec 22, 2015

    doenietzodom , Dec 22, 2015 :
    I wonders who agrees, I understand people want to keep their phone for a while but I think its healthy for people to buy an upgrade every year when the company releases a new phone.

    I dont mean from OPO to OP2 to OPX but more like OPO to OP2 to OP3.
    Because of nobody buys a new device it's not good for the company
     

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  2. dsmonteiro
    Infamous Mastermind Staff Member Dec 22, 2015

    dsmonteiro , Dec 22, 2015 :
    Even though I'm a moderator I cannot simply agree with this. People should buy phones when they need, not to keep companies alive. Especially because company allegiance makes zero sense.
     

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  3. TakeMyMoney
    KitKat Dec 22, 2015


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  4. dsmonteiro
    Infamous Mastermind Staff Member Dec 22, 2015


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  5. jkb114
    Lollipop Dec 22, 2015

    jkb114 , Dec 22, 2015 :
    You do know that not everyone who has a OP2 will have owned a OPO and that they will buy a OP3.
    I totally agree, I bought this phone because of value, spec and because I liked the product. If the product is poor, i'm not going to buy it.
     

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  6. gringoboy
    Lollipop Dec 22, 2015


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  7. theshinybeast
    Marshmallow Dec 22, 2015

    theshinybeast , Dec 22, 2015 :
    Are you Carl?
     

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  8. stcareca
    Froyo Dec 22, 2015

    stcareca , Dec 22, 2015 :
    If I could I would have bought the 2. Still, the fingerprint reader, no front facing speakers and specially the absence of CyanogenOS made me skip the OP2 completely. I hope the 3 comes out right so I can support OnePlus.
     

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  9. burnout123
    Ice Cream Sandwich Dec 22, 2015


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  10. mopsert
    KitKat Dec 22, 2015

    mopsert , Dec 22, 2015 :
    LOL!
    If you believe that the OP3 will come with CyanogenOS, good luck! Where have you been the past year? :rolleyes:

    You will have to buy a ZUK or Yu to get COS!
     

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  11. WolfpackN64
    Jelly Bean Dec 22, 2015

    WolfpackN64 , Dec 22, 2015 :
    That's some weapons-grade A capitalist bullshit right there.
    Sorry, but if OnePlus keeps making good devices, I'll buy my next device from them.
    My OPO will last till it's dead or ungodly slow.
     

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  12. Fonetix
    Ice Cream Sandwich Dec 22, 2015


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  13. YaWyck
    Gingerbread Dec 22, 2015

    YaWyck , Dec 22, 2015 :
    "Don't act silly now" ;)
     

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  14. gangibas
    Cupcake Dec 22, 2015

    gangibas , Dec 22, 2015 :
    In the end, if you stick to OP you will have to buy a phone once a year :D

    Having in view that the phone will break and the service support does not exist in reality (i guess it's just a robot with template replies), once a year seem reasonably possible
     

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  15. tEf0o
    Jelly Bean Dec 22, 2015

    tEf0o , Dec 22, 2015 :
    The loss of CM made me go meh, then the loss of NFC meh, then the new opx with dual sims was yes great ill wait, then opx with 16gb only and no 5ghz n more it was a even bigger meeeeh !
    Sorry.
    OpO still beats the new in my wallet, as i got opo simply for that it had CM preinstalled ! And i wanted to support it...

    Also a new cellphone creates approximately 84kg waste in the making.
    So i saved the globe from 168kg waste in not buying the two for me downgraded units.

    Relly a pity, i haven't tried nither opt or opx might changed my mind if did it, but as it stands dont feel the urge to buy neither.
     

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  16. stuartdavjohnson
    Honeycomb Dec 22, 2015


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  17. Bharath HT
    KitKat Dec 22, 2015


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  18. TakeMyMoney
    KitKat Dec 22, 2015

    TakeMyMoney , Dec 22, 2015 :
    lol

    It would have been lost in translation.

    His nickname is 'donietzodom' which translates into 'don't be so dumb'.

    Considering his dumb suggestion, I replied, don't be so dumb, in Dutch to match his nickname. :)
     

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  19. mopsert
    KitKat Dec 22, 2015

    mopsert , Dec 22, 2015 :
    Wut.jpg
     

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  20. joesweeney413
    Jelly Bean Dec 22, 2015

    joesweeney413 , Dec 22, 2015 :
    and they dont care nor listen to us anyways lol
     

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