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almost entirely PC
32
48.48%
mostly PC, but a mix of other devices too
18
27.27%
almost entirely tablet
5
7.58%
mostly tablet, but a mix of other devices too
1
1.52%
almost entirely phone
3
4.55%
mostly phone, but a mix of other devices too
4
6.06%
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3
4.55%
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When on DVDtalk, are you using a PC, tablet, or phone?

Old 02-20-19, 04:21 PM
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When on DVDtalk, are you using a PC, tablet, or phone?

I canít remember the last time I used a PC to browse the internet.
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Re: When on DVDtalk, are you using a PC, tablet, or phone?

Pretty much a mix of all three. You can tell when I'm on the phone because I usually dictate to that and it sometimes gets garbled.
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Re: When on DVDtalk, are you using a PC, tablet, or phone?

I've never used a tablet nor smart phone.
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Woah, the forum software posts the thread before one finishes the poll? Learn something new everyday. Is that a setting that can be changed?
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Re: When on DVDtalk, are you using a PC, tablet, or phone?

@ the early votes. All different!
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Re: When on DVDtalk, are you using a PC, tablet, or phone?

Fairly even split between PC and phone.

Didn't know how to vote.
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Re: When on DVDtalk, are you using a PC, tablet, or phone?

Usually phone.
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Re: When on DVDtalk, are you using a PC, tablet, or phone?

Originally Posted by Max Bottomtime View Post
I've never used a tablet nor smart phone.
You and me both. Don't feel sad.
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Re: When on DVDtalk, are you using a PC, tablet, or phone?

I usually use my PC, but will sometimes resort to my phone if I'm not at home.
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Re: When on DVDtalk, are you using a PC, tablet, or phone?

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Woah, the forum software posts the thread before one finishes the poll? Learn something new everyday. Is that a setting that can be changed?
It's always done that. Gotta be quick with the poll.
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I canít remember the last time I used a PC to browse the internet.
You missing out.
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Re: When on DVDtalk, are you using a PC, tablet, or phone?

Usually from my desktop or laptop at home, but also from my tablet at work. Don't own a smartphone.

I wouldn't dream of spending all my internet time on a smartphone when I have a 17" LCD to use at home, or even an 8" screen on my tablet (which I don't particularly care to use if I don't absolutely have to).
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Tablet 40%, PC 40%, phone 20%.
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Re: When on DVDtalk, are you using a PC, tablet, or phone?

I'm on a laptop right now, but usually my phone or ipad.
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Re: When on DVDtalk, are you using a PC, tablet, or phone?

Mix.

Desktop/Laptop about 75%
iPad about 25%

Never on my phone.
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Re: When on DVDtalk, are you using a PC, tablet, or phone?

Pretty much always use my phone or tablet. I probably use my phone more. Maybe like 70% phone, 30% tablet.
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Re: When on DVDtalk, are you using a PC, tablet, or phone?

Probably somewhere around 2/3rds PC, 1/3 phone.
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Re: When on DVDtalk, are you using a PC, tablet, or phone?

Mostly PC (and laptop), occasionally i'll browse the forum on my phone but rarely post from it.
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Re: When on DVDtalk, are you using a PC, tablet, or phone?

PC for me since I visit the site while at work. Occasionally on my phone at home but not often.
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Re: When on DVDtalk, are you using a PC, tablet, or phone?

Iím actually a bit surprised at how many are saying they use a PC or laptop for browsing. I havenít had a laptop in quite a while but am thinking of getting one again. I almost only use a smartphone or tablet for any browsing now though and have done so for quite a while.
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Re: When on DVDtalk, are you using a PC, tablet, or phone?

Twikoff — A mix of all of the above. Just depends what else I am doing.

I prefer a PC for any “in depth” discussion threads that may need lots of quoting.
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Re: When on DVDtalk, are you using a PC, tablet, or phone?

I have a smartphone and multiple tablets, but strongly prefer my laptop for browsing forums and doing just about anything that requires typing more than a few words.

In general, I don't care for the small screen of a phone unless I have no other option and the ergonomics of typing on a tablet are not for me. My laptop is very compact and light and generally more functional than a tablet in every way.
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Re: When on DVDtalk, are you using a PC, tablet, or phone?

Originally Posted by TomOpus View Post
It's always done that. Gotta be quick with the poll.
Yep, itís kind of an inside joke to get in fast enough to mock the OP for not including a poll.

I used to use my laptop for most of my reading and posting, but since the upgrade killed IE I mostly use my tablet, which is fine unless I want to type a lot, post links and pics, and stuff like that. So now I generally avoid those things and just lurk.
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Re: When on DVDtalk, are you using a PC, tablet, or phone?

Trevor, where's the *Always* on a PC option?

I'm 100% desktop/laptop.

The only tablet I own is a Fire and it's pretty worthless for internet browsing (I tried a while and gave up). I had an iPad for work at one time and it, too, was pretty bad at browsing.

My phone does not do browsing as it's a land line. Yes... a land line. I do not own a cell phone. Even if I had one I'd not browse the internet on it as I'd expect it to be similar to using a tablet and I absolutely do not like that experience.
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Re: When on DVDtalk, are you using a PC, tablet, or phone?

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Twikoff ó A mix of all of the above. Just depends what else I am doing.

I prefer a PC for any ďin depthĒ discussion threads that may need lots of quoting.
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