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Is There Speed / Software Difference Between Mytouch And G1


So i been using an iphone 2g for a while, and because of the good reviews android is getting i would like to change it. Im a t-mobile customer. Which phone would you guys recommend? Is there speed/software difference between the mytouch and the g1?

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My wife and i upgraded out cell phones to the t-mobile mytouch 3g phones. We received them on the same day and since have been having all sorts of what i can only assume are os issues. Maybe some of you have had the same issues or maybe you can even tell me how to prevent the issues from happening with an os patch or fix of some sorts.

The issues are happening to both phones and are the following:

1. Sd card - we sometimes have a message come up stating that there is no sd card in the phone, or that the sd card is blank when both statements are false.

2. Photos - many times, photos that i just took show up one second (in the gallery) and then dont show up at all the next.

3. Camera - when starting up either the photo or video cameras, a message will come up stating to insert an sd card, when the card is already inserted.

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Android version: 2. 3. 4
Htc sense version: 2. 1
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