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Nexus or The One?

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Nexus or The One?

Poll closed Dec 11, 2014.
  1. Nexus

    25.7%
  2. The One

    78.5%
Multiple votes are allowed.
  1. alphalee
    Honeycomb Nov 24, 2014

    alphalee , Nov 24, 2014 :
    Was going to get nexus 6 but when it ESS announce it was way out of my price range and wasn't going to feed Motorola my money so after a failed attempt on bidding on a z2 i decided to give opo another try. ( i away teo invite before )i came back to the opo forum which I've been a member since April and ask for invite and fire off the purchase. As for yellow banding problem that's a super easy fix either take it to a nail salon or a tanning booth and leave it in the uv light for 15 to 20min problem solve. I would say go wwjt what's in your budget and what you will get the most use out of . keep in mind the nexus 5 has half the storage and specs are underwelming compared to the opo
     

  2. batanena
    Donut Nov 24, 2014

    batanena , Nov 24, 2014 :
    try looking from long term point. I have received OPO this weekend and got very impressed. I had a chance to play with S5 and after gaining first impressions I would recommend OPO considering the value you get for the money.
     

  3. varied_boy
    Cupcake Nov 24, 2014

    varied_boy , Nov 24, 2014 :
    Lol, not really sure what the expectations were when posting on the oneplus forums where many avid fans and supporters of the phone are... I think OP already knew what OP wanted before OP posted ;)
     

  4. ianmerriman
    Froyo Nov 24, 2014

    ianmerriman , Nov 24, 2014 :
    I have had a Nexus 5 for about a year now, it's aged well and is working great with the latest update to L. It accidentally had an entire drink poured onto it in a restaurant recently by a clumsy & apologetic server. So much liquid that it lifted the phone off of the table and it began to float...The phone is still going strong, no serious issues to report. It's a great device. I had also planned an upgrade to the Nexus 6, though the pricing is a bit much. I just won't pay that for a phone. The OPO seems like the next logical step for me, more for the money, and great specs.
     

  5. Jonyface
    Froyo Nov 24, 2014

    Jonyface , Nov 24, 2014 :
    I debated this myself but seeing that the phone is $750 and is way over my budget of $500 I just went with the OPO.

    I guess if you have the money go with the nexus
     

  6. tytanmcbride
    Ice Cream Sandwich Nov 24, 2014


  7. erzengelsachiel
    KitKat Nov 24, 2014

    erzengelsachiel , Nov 24, 2014 :
    No, the Nexus 6 is better than the Nexus 5, but its just too costly coming in around $700. Nexus 5 cost = OPO cost. I was actually going to buy the Nexus 5 and then a friend of mine gave me an invite, so I went with the OPO. No regrets. I was only going for the Nexus 5 because I didn't wanna hassle people for an invite, but one fell into my lap so to speak, so I went for it. Go with the OPO if you can wait it out.
     

  8. erzengelsachiel
    KitKat Nov 24, 2014


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  9. rk32466
    Gingerbread Nov 24, 2014


  10. mark101
    Eclair Nov 24, 2014

    mark101 , Nov 24, 2014 :
    i agree they both do look good but the one trumps all
     

  11. dwaynelson
    KitKat Nov 24, 2014


  12. mark101
    Eclair Nov 24, 2014

    mark101 , Nov 24, 2014 :
    the six is great but it also come with a great price
     

  13. mark101
    Eclair Nov 24, 2014


  14. mohsinchana
    Cupcake Nov 24, 2014


  15. mohsinchana
    Cupcake Nov 24, 2014

    mohsinchana , Nov 24, 2014 :
    The one is it really if you pay peanuts you get monkeys or does the One make rival company's shiver with fear .
     

  16. akoustic
    Eclair Nov 24, 2014

    akoustic , Nov 24, 2014 :
    I know nexus 5 is a year old now but it's still a quality phone. depending on where you live tho OPO makes better sense of course...
     

  17. JuanL
    KitKat Nov 24, 2014

    JuanL , Nov 24, 2014 :
    OnePlus is the perfect combination!
     

  18. blisside
    KitKat Nov 24, 2014


  19. gadgetcollector007
    Froyo Nov 24, 2014

    gadgetcollector007 , Nov 24, 2014 :
    Nexus 6 would have been a great phone without the QHD battery and performance drainer. If you want to enjoy decent performance for a decent price, go for OPO. Actually I thought of buying the N6 for myself once, but I got repelled by the abysmal battery life(based on reviews) of the nexus 6. OPO works out great.
     

  20. p51d007
    KitKat Nov 24, 2014

    p51d007 , Nov 24, 2014 :
    If money is no object, I'd wait a couple weeks, after the 1st batch headaches get worked out, then get the Nexus6. If money is important to you, get the One. Even though the specs now aren't considered "flagship"...that is if you pay attention to benchmarks and not real world performance, the OnePlus is still an exceptional value, "bang for your buck". I was surprised how well my Mate2 does, in real world performance. Yeah, in benchmarks, it is "slow" when compared to the OnePlus, but, for my day to day use, it's very fast and responsive.
     

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