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    Nokia mesmerises users with Prisms

    Following a swathe of feature-rich, but uninspiringly designed - we'd even say ugly - phones, Nokia's seen the light and come forth with a new collection of phones, dubbed "Prism".
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    Quote Originally Posted by HEXUS View Post
    ...but uninspiringly designed - we'd even say ugly - phones, Nokia's seen the light...
    I'd disagree, those phones are f'ugly

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    Somehow they remind me of Vertu phones, but without the classiness.

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    bingo. I knew they looked like something i'd seen before.

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    They are the worst looking phones i've seen in a good while. Theres not a lot wrong with the styling of the n series. Nokias tend to be fairly utilitarian but do the job, id rather have a phone that worked than one that looked good anyway. (hugs his brick of a smartphone)

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    They look like a cross between something off the dashboard of Kitt melded together with a set prop from Buck Rogers. Nasty.

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    I'd quite like them if they did look as good as KITT meets Buck Rogers

    But they don't look as good as that

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    See that's what pisses me off about Nokia, they can be so blatant with their 'new designs'. It's obvious they just get every mug in the building to scribble down their idea for a wacky new design and the one that makes the chief say, "hey, we haven't done that yet, that's bound to wow the punters with its funky radical design features" wins. Chuck it in the cadcam or whatever and bosh, spin this piece of junk out for a month till another novel idea pops out of the suggestion box.

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    I don't know. They don't look ugly, yet I wouldn't call them beauties, either. Maybe they have to grow on me

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    pretty horrible really
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    I can see what they're trying to do - but I can't claim to be entirely convinced. I'd echo the above Buck Rogers comment in terms of styling.

    Nice idea, try again...

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    I don't like the look of the keys - I think they would be really fiddly. A case of form over function but not in a good way like the iPhone.

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    Just another quick fix for "new phone designs". It does look fiddly
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