1. jrunyon1's Avatar
    Just curious to know, if you had a choice or rather, had the ability to use a qwerty keyboard vs. tactile touch on your phone, would you use it?
    09-08-2010 10:31 AM
  2. slalomskie's Avatar
    Arent they the same? Or do you mean physical Keyboard.
    09-08-2010 10:37 AM
  3. jrunyon1's Avatar
    They would be different - that is, a separate physical keyboard
    09-08-2010 10:43 AM
  4. freebiejeebies's Avatar
    personally I'd rather use a physical keyboard, that way i'd know when I keep hitting the n or m keys instead of the space bar and ending up with stupid words that the dictionary doesn't recognise.
    09-08-2010 10:58 AM
  5. anon(4698833)'s Avatar
    No thanks to the Physical keyboard, then it'd just be another BB. I've grown more than accustomed to the on screen keyboard.
    09-08-2010 11:30 AM
  6. markhunsaker's Avatar
    I like the on screen keyboard of the iPhone. It is the most accurate onscreen keyboard I've ever used with the exception of Swype.

    I like typing on the on screen better than physical because it's quiet. As lame as that sounds, I don't like everyone around me knowing I'm typing. With my old Storm 2 (which had a very loud tactile feedback with the click screen), I couldn't type without annoying the wife. Her physical keyboard on her phones (8330) were loud too.
    09-08-2010 12:50 PM
  7. Smlk's Avatar
    I am so used to the keyboard and it works so well that I don't even think about it. I like it and wouldn't want more "hardware"
    09-08-2010 01:30 PM
  8. BLiNK's Avatar
    No thanks to the Physical keyboard, then it'd just be another BB. I've grown more than accustomed to the on screen keyboard.
    i concur with this post
    09-08-2010 01:36 PM
  9. sting7k's Avatar
    After 4 years the virtual keyboard is now part of my brain. Never going back to physical on my phone. I also think it's easier to type with one hand on the virtual keyboard than to try and use one hand with a physical keyboard like on the BB.
    09-08-2010 01:59 PM
  10. iquinn's Avatar
    I never want to use a physical keyboard again. It took me about a week to get used to it, but now I type just as fast if not faster then I did on my old Berry.
    09-08-2010 02:04 PM
  11. mockinmaro's Avatar
    Lengthy messaging is easy while using the physical keyboard.
    01-10-2011 05:12 AM
  12. BrindawithanI's Avatar
    Not having a keyboard was my biggest concern with switching from BB to iPhone. Figured I'd use the ip4 for the 30 day return period and make up my mind. (That was in August!) When I had to wipe my BB prior to selling it, I couldn't believe the amount of force I had to use to type on it! (Go ahead, call me a wuss! My husband does all the time!) LOL!
    01-10-2011 10:04 PM
  13. Cleveland's Avatar
    I could never go back to a physical keyboard or a tactile one... i can type light years faster on my iPhone than any blackberry i ever had
    01-11-2011 12:03 AM