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my iPhone 3g suddenly got very slow, and took started taking longer time to open up things and such. For example, when I go to contacts I have to wait...
12-23-2008, 11:50 AM #1iPhone slowed down.
my iPhone 3g suddenly got very slow, and took started taking longer time to open up things and such. For example, when I go to contacts I have to wait approx 5 seconds before I can select one of them, or scroll down/up.
I noticed that this started happening after I tried installing game/application via cydia. - But the game/app never showed up when I exited cydia.
Any assistance as to how to resolve my issue will be greatly appreciated.
Thanks in advance.
12-23-2008, 12:00 PM #2
This is just something that happens with the jailbreak; it slows your firmware down considerably sometimes.
If you're not on 2.2, I would recommend upgrading, as it seems to be a bit faster than previous versions, however whether you are or aren't, you chould give this guide a try.Respect your elders.
12-23-2008, 12:30 PM #3
The chipset I'm using doesn't go with 2.2, so if I upgrade now I will have to buy a new chip in order to use my sim with it.
Which atm, is a no-no, burned all cash on xmas gifts ;p
12-23-2008, 12:34 PM #4
You could use a firmware that doesnt upgrade the basebandSo long, and thanks for all the fish
12-23-2008, 02:01 PM #5
Got any tips/links as to which I can use? And maybe a lil 'guide' on how to upgrade safely, as I'm sort of a newbie to it ^^,
12-23-2008, 02:26 PM #6
If you've installed Winterboard, and are using custom themes, this is most likely what has caused slowdown on your phone. If you aren't using that, you may just need a fresh restore/jailbreak.
12-23-2008, 04:16 PM #7
Haven't installed anything like that no. Just a small game I tried, too see how it worked.
And oki, I'll try that ^^, ty
12-23-2008, 05:27 PM #8
for the contacts, sms, pictures, music, etc. it just means you might have alot of contacts or sms's
my sms runs after like 2 seconds and my friends runs after 10 seconds because he has 10+ different conversations and i have like 2 or 3. its just like iTunes too. it takes like 10 seconds to load
hope this helped
Last edited by [email protected]; 12-23-2008 at 05:29 PM. Reason: Your mom....i dont know...iPhone Devices;3
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