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ok, what settings would i have to tweak?
overclock

don't go overboard....600MHz should be plenty cause then it starts to get really warm

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I've got an iPhone 4 and the thing is blazing fast even with it jailbroken. I had a 3G iPhone and it was way slower compared to my iPhone 4
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overclock

don't go overboard....600MHz should be plenty cause then it starts to get really warm



yes thank you detective we already know that
Well there is nothing wrong with telling the OP my opinion since I have had both experience with 3G and 4.
post #13 of 28
All the iPhones are pretty much the same apart from speed, (the user interface is the same at least). I am currently trying to replace my 3G because I find it too slow for my needs (although I am running 4.2.1). Try it out, if you find it too slow, get a different phone.
     
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im running IOS 3.x.x , 4 was laggy as hell
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The 3G is like the iPod Touch 2g with a camera and phone features. I strongly recommend getting at least the 3GS. If you don't want to feel like being left behind and want to have a more cool features like the retina display, HD camera, and better processor I recommend getting the 4. I have the 4th gen iPod Touch and it is a major upgrade from the 2nd Gen. Then again, if all your going to be doing is talking then the 3G is good enough.

I'd recommend getting the 4 because the iPod Touches and iPhones have a lot of gaming potential and IMO have better games than android. Also, there is an openiboot hack coming out for the 4th generation devices which will allow you to run 2.2 and gingerbread. The hardware capabilities will give you great performance. Over time, it will get really stable.
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running 3.1.2 on my 3g it gets annoyingly slow sometimes and lags makes me wana throw the damn phone LOL !! btw its jailbroken xD hahahha
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Apple= FAILURE OF THE MILLENIUM!
    
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post #18 of 28
I upgraded from 3G to the 4. and from experience 3.1.3 was the best. IOS4 for the 3G is a Joke..

I however did not know you could Overclock the iPhone! Now I'll google tthis
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Droid FTW!!!!! DROID X IS A MONSTER!!!! New Droids coming out soon, dual core processors!!! 4G LTE FTW!!! 4Get apple and the iSuck!
    
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if you downgrade it (very easy) to 3.1.3, and preform some optimizations, its fine

mines has multiasking with backrgounder which actually works very well. I've desiable useless processes (or daemons) on my 3g, and it runs fairly fast

All of them are unlockable if that interestes you

If you use a multitasking app or sbsettings, you can end processes (such as ipod) and free up ram
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