The iPhone is still the device most users want to be seen with, trumping new kids on the block such as the HTC Hero, Nokia N97 and the Palm Pre in a new poll of V3.co.uk readers.
HTC's Touch Pro2 was favoured by another reader who commented: "A full Qwerty keyboard is a must for email so, while the [iPhone] 3GS may be slimmer, its footprint is still larger and no full Qwerty keyboard."
However, the recession also seems to be taking its toll on V3.co.uk readers. Nearly 30 per cent indicated that they will not be spending money on holidays or new phones this year.
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