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Thread: Is it worth jailbreaking my 4S?
06-01-2012, 09:16 PM #21
can i ask what is the music app problem people are having?
06-02-2012, 10:04 AM #22
06-03-2012, 05:24 AM #23
I too have an iPhone 4S, and have been thinking about jailbreaking for a long time... like since I got my phone in Feb. I have had a couple jailbroken iPhone 3GS's, but the reason I'm hesistant about my 4S is because I bought it full price, with no contract... So, if something went wrong, I would pretty much be "up the creek without a paddle." My friend has a phone just like mine, and she jailbroke hers herself, and when she was at my house last night, I saw her dialing pad was zebra print! I thought that was so awesome, and I know there are many other things that make it worth it. I 'm just not sure, because originally, I wanted to do it because I am prepaid, and until recently, when 4S was jailbroken, you could use the unlimited data that comes with the $50 unlimited everything prepaid plan - but my friend said now, you must buy a data package... so I just want to know some specific details as to why I should do the jailbreak. I don't want it totally unlocked, just jailbroken, in case I don't like it. Can someone tell me some of the detailed reasons why it's better to jailbreak, besides not being under the "Apple Thumb?" Any help would be greatly appreciated!
06-03-2012, 06:49 AM #24
06-04-2012, 12:46 PM #25
And it will be like a taco inside a taco within a Taco Bell that's inside a KFC that's within a mall that's inside your dream! Springboard screwy after reboot? Here is the fix
06-04-2012, 09:11 PM #26
Personally, I think.. Hell yeah!!
I only did my recently, on 5.1.1, and I can say its definitely worth the beef.
My previous phone was a 3GS and I was satisfied with it being jailbroken, but unfortunately the phone seemed to slow to cope with the tweaks up to offer.
I decided to give it a go on my 4S and woah, am I impressed.
The speed of the phone makes it a whole new experience!
I had a similar problem with the music player though, but my music only seemed to lag during play near the start. I fixed this issue, but unfortunately I don't remember what I had removed in order to do so. It possibly could have been winterboard as I didn't really have a use for it.
06-06-2012, 10:42 PM #27
When I had my 2nd gen iPod Touch jailbroken on 2.2.1 it seemed so smooth and fluid, same thing when I did my 3GS, but now that I have my 4S and I'm able to compare the jailbreaks side by side I don't even understand how I could use the 3GS. Oh hardware how I love you