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V600 OR Nokia 6230??

Discussion in 'Mobile Phones Forum' started by dealmaker, Feb 13, 2004.

  1. dealmaker

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    I want a neat and smallish phone with:

    1)Bluetooth
    2)Speaker
    3)User friendly interface

    I initially wanted a Panasonic X70 but could only seem to get this on Orange - I live in an Orange blackspot and so have to discount that - also Vodafone said they would not be selling the X70 as it "failed their trials" - (Vodafone are my preffered airtime supplier)

    So that leaves me with the Motorola V600 - hopefully out by now - OR the forthcoming NOKIA 6230.

    I love Nokia software - it's easy to use and very intuitive - BUT I dont think they are as well screwed together as they used to be (12 month life expectancy in my view) - and, it's a bit square looking!

    The Motorola looks nice - has all the features I want BUT I had a Motorola a couple of years ago and the user interface was APPALING - Question is has it got any better.

    Does anyone have any experience of these two phones - and if so what do you think:

    Nokia or Motorola? ...and Motorola V600 interface ....perfect or Pants?

    Thanks
     
  2. davescot

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    My opinion -Nokia 6230- I prefer Nokia's menu's to Motorola's, Nokia 6230 should be a gr8 fone.
     
  3. Arsenal

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    all i know is, i'm replacing my 8910i with a 6230 the first day i can get my hands on one! Excellent features, and I quite like the way it looks.. must say i haven't had any trouble with my Nokia's lasting the distance.

    And no, personally i still wouldn't touch the Motorola interface with a bargepole.

    Obviously its only my opinion though, and i haven't actually seen either of the phones in question yet.
     
  4. justy101

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    I've been a nokia man for tears, except 1 blip with a sony j70.

    Had a go with the new moto's, very nice phones. The user interface is much better now, so much so that I've got my v600 on order. Don't dismiss it, get a demo and judge for yourself.

    I did and it was worth it.
     
  5. richard plumb

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    6230 also has fm radio and mp3 player, if thats of any worth to you. Thats the one I'd go for, but then I can't hack motorola UIs (although it sounds like they've improved)
     

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