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    Default Make the iPhone CPU faster via Pwnage
    It's possible to adjust clock and FSB speed via software. Apple did it going from firmware 1.1.1 to 1.2. I wonder if the Dev-Team could build in a tool to adjust these speeds when building a custom firmware...

    iPhone 1.1.2 update boosts clock speed | iPhone Atlas - CNET Reviews

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    good observation and idea.

    would overclocking put the iphone at risk? anyone know the max possible mhz the iphone can be pushed up to? maybe we could find a safe number if we knew what overdoing it would be lol
    1.1.1>1.1.2>1.1.4>2.0>2.1>2.2>3.1>3.1.2 blackra1n'd

    waitin on my white iphone 4

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    You mean put it running like the Touch 2g processor? It might get alot of heat, and battery life would surely suck. But it would be nice to have a SBSettings toggle for turbo mode

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    I've got a lot of OC experience with computers. But honestly, I don't think it'd be to smart to do it with the iPhone. When you OC the processor run at a higher voltage first drawing more power and lowering battery life. And second, generating a lot more heat which could in turn result in the "temperature warning" screen we saw a few posts back and possible processor damage. I've done my share of frying a few in my day. That's why overclockers build cooling systems that use either a monster fan or a refridgerant system.
    It could be cool to have a faster phone but I doubt the risk.
    Just my 2 cents. If anyone does have succes with it def let me know how it works out. That is a hobby of mine.
    "More Power"

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    Well it wouldn't technically be overclocking since the processors come de-clocked. I just want my 650mhz that my processor was made for.

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    What do you guys think of this?

    [ame=]Overclocking iphone or ipod touch for - iPod touch Fans forum[/ame]

    What do you guys think of this?

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    So am I gonna be the first one to take a stab at overclocking my phone?

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    I say do it! Overclock the mofo! - Easily create your own Cydia Repo.

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    Let us know the results.

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    Any updates??? Has anyone enlisted the help of saurik or the Dev team???

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    Might be useful for 3G owners I'd prefer underclocking, to be honest... anything to save battery life!

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    I just think it would be nice to have a toggle for when the phone is running slowly but I know I have access to outlets soon and no worries abut power. Imagine a nice turbo mode toggle on SBS.

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    +1^^^. Now that the perfect solution. TurboMode

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