Stuck with T-Mobile: Smartphone I should get?

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  1. SBHOKC

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    Unfortunately I am stuck with T Mobile and have to stick with one of their smartphones for daily use. I cannot use a jail broken iPhone because I need the UMA service and for work purposes. Which would be the best recommended in their line up at this current time?
     
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    MyTouch 4G ($199), Motorola Defy ($99), Samsung Vibrant ($99)

    In that order.
     
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    Thanks Superbike, I will check them out. Anyone else?
     
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    Going with the Samsung Vibrant tomorrow unless someone stops me.....:)
     
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    If you need the phone right now, go ahead. But if you can wait a month or two the new crop of phones is coming.
     
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    I picked up a Samsung Vibrant yesterday from a guy that had paid 500 for it out of contract. He "tried" to use it or get used to it and after a week he gave up. I got him down to 280 and bought it. First impressions: confusing, battery life is horrid....

    I have been using blackberrys for a number of years and iTouchs and iPads. This phone does have a beautiful display and kick ass graphics but the battery life is so bad that it is dead in about maybe 3 hours if you are not just using it as a phone. I have all of the battery saving tips on and it's still bad. I am going to try to get through the weekend with it and then see what happens. Maybe selling it on Monday. I'd rather have an unlocked iPhone 3Gs for a few dollars more than this so far.
     
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    Sounds a bit strange. I used my Galaxy S for about 6 hours of web surfing, watching YouTube, and playing games and it still had about 15% left.
     
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    vibrant sucks. Mytouch 4G is better
     
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    The Nexus S is an awesome little phone. I have the Galaxy S which is pretty much the same phone but with an unneeded keyboard. I would swap for the Nexus S in heartbeat if I had the chance but work pays for the phone and it's on Sprint.
     
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    Looking for a MyTouch 4G or an iPhone 3Gs as I type this.
     

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