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New User Questions: Just Switched To Triumph From Optimus V


I switched to triumph from optimus v, it had my triumph sitting on my desk for few hours until i made up my mind because after reading all the reviews i had some doubts about this phone and i was contemplating to sell it while itís still in box and sealed.

I understand that you couldnít compare optimus to triumph, they are different phones, but for those who are in the same situation i was before, if you can switch to triumph, you wont regret it, it is a lot faster and you will have a lot more storage, i donít have any of the issues i read all over the internet, gps works just find, maybe it take few more seconds for it to lock and be ready, also one of the things i read and i was concerned about it was that some people were saying that triumph is flimsy, but it is not, it is more delicate, there is a huge difference between being flimsy and delicate, granted optimus looks or feels more sturdy, but i can tell the triumphís structure is nice and by no means looks cheap at all, but you will have to me more careful with it.

If you run few apps, perhaps optimus will do, but if you use a little bit more, then triumph is for you, lately my optimus was acting very slow and freezed up many times, due to increase of the apps that i downloaded.

Now, i have few questions, i could find everything i need in this forum:

1-to use aftermarket rom, do i have to root my phone?

2-the stock text application is not like my optimus, very similar though, but the dictionary doesnít work, what other application do you recommend for this purpose?

3-what application do you recommend as gallery? Or to keep my pictures in there?

4-as i mentioned i am not expert so what is this gingerbread, jailbreak, or android 2. 2 or 2. 3. I know my phone has 2. 2, is there any way i can upgrade this?

5-and the last, all i want from the internet browser is to be fast, i donítí really care or need all the features, which one is the fastest?


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