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You got it at the right time. the 4S Jailbreak cam out just recently.
I would not own an iPhone without the jailbreak.

Ignore all the Apple haters. I am not an Apple fan, but the iPhone is a solid device, and once jailbroken you can do quite a bit more with it. My 3gs is still working fine for me.

Not sure if my next phone will be a iPhone 5 or a Windows Phone (I have another 8 months to decide though).
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Should be getting mine on Saturday. Upgrading from an Iphone 3g lol

I really wanted to try out an android phone, but I'm just to use to my jailbroken 3g. tongue.gif Maybe next time round smile.gif
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Awesome munaim! Mine is coming within 30 minutes, it's out for delivery! just make sure you back up your iPhone first so you don't lose anything. For all those who prefer android, that's cool -- I owned an HTC Raider (Vivid). But it had awful battery life because of the LTE so I just disabled LTE. 4G was incredibly quick, but for me, 3G is good enough, especially while tethering. (Could be faster, I know, but that's alright). I got extremely bored with the android OS, I just prefer iOS to be honest. Could be worse, I could own a blackberry :P
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Originally Posted by munaim1 View Post

Should be getting mine on Saturday. Upgrading from an Iphone 3g lol

LOL

I got my wife's hand-me-down iPhone 3G. She decided to go with the LG Nitro HD, although I tried to talk her into the Galaxy SII Skyrocket. Before that (last month), I had a $0.01 flip phone . . . never saw the need for a smartphone.

Personally, I am trying to decide whether to go with the Galaxy Note, wait for the Galaxy SIII, or possibly give a new Windows phone a try.
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mine is just toooooooo slow right now, with OCN being the new benchmark, I can't even browse the site without safari crashing lol. tongue.gif
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I know the feeling. My wife has 4G LTE and she browses on her phone almost as fast as I do on the desktop. To me - that is just crazy.
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OCN has made my 4S's Safari crash a couple of times. Once was just today rolleyes.gif

 

Also, one major annoyance in regards to browsers on iOS: If I'm not mistaken, Apple only allows browsers that use the Safari engine so basically all browsers available on the App Store are Safari clones with different skins. Opera appears to be one exception, however its engine seems gimped on iOS in comparison to the Android version. I navigated to html5test.com and Opera Mini on iOS scored a measly 49 points, on Android it scored 285. Sigh.


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ANDROID FOR LIFE!!!
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Quote:
Originally Posted by munaim1 View Post

mine is just toooooooo slow right now, with OCN being the new benchmark, I can't even browse the site without safari crashing lol. tongue.gif

My iPad has this problem ever since I updated to iOS5. From now on it's go to OCN>crash>click link of topic>crash>read page 1 of topic>select page 2>crash>read page 2>etc. I'm getting quite sick of it tbh. I really do wonder who at Apple though it was a bright idea to only put 256MB of RAM in a tablet. biggrin.gif
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I got a 4s from the wifey @ Christmas -- 1st Apple device for me -- Works great so far! smile.gif
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