@habmala I used to get excited about setting up a new phone, but I don’t anymore. It can be a real chore.
I sent mine away to have the battery replaced, so I'm using a freebie we had lying around. I'm finding out less is more with regards to apps. The settings, however, can be a pain. But fewer apps means fewer settings to monkey around with.
@SlowRain yeah, I don't really like any of the big phones this generation. I finally landed on the pixel for the long term software support, but don't like having the face unlock instead of fingerprint. I seriously considered getting a feature phone instead. What I finally caved for was my podcast app. But in general less apps seem like a good idea.
I miss my 4" HTC Incredible S. It was small & had a removable battery. Best phone I've ever had (not that I've had all that many). I'd kill for another phone like that.
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