Originally Posted by Craneguy
Don't get me wrong, the S3 is great even with the added carrier junk. The fact that I can even do the things I did to it is the reason I'll never own an Apple product. True, they do "just work" but the freedom to do anything I want to MY phone is priceless. I do accept that messing under the hood is beyond the ability or desire of most people. Would you buy a bike that you couldn't farkle or tune beyond putting a rain cover over it?
No, I like to work on my bikes.
A phone is really an appliance to me, and I have no interest in tinkering with it.
This apple thing was so easy I even ported over my google contacts.