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Old Nov 13, 2012, 03:22 AM   #1
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iPhone 3gs on iOs 6.0.1

I'm using my old iphone 3gs as an ipod touch. i want to upgrade to iOS 6.0.1 is the performance better or worse? any review? thanks
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Old Nov 13, 2012, 03:26 AM   #2
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The only difference I've noticed is that the boot up from a "cold start" seems to take longer than with my 4S but it's slower than the new phone anyway.
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Old Nov 13, 2012, 03:33 AM   #3
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Do you think, its worth the update?
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Old Nov 13, 2012, 04:10 AM   #4
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I have 2 iPhone 3GS, both are on 6.0.1 & working decently. Battery life is ok & it's not that slow.

About upgrading to 6.0.1, it depends. Are you currently on 5.1.1? If so, do NOT upgrade. I kinda regret upgrading, because iOS 6 does not bring much useful features to the 3GS. If you are on 5.1.1, it's better to stay there.
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Old Nov 13, 2012, 05:33 AM   #5
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^ no. im currently on iOS 6.0 so what is your opinion? stay or update?
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Old Nov 13, 2012, 05:42 AM   #6
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^ no. im currently on iOS 6.0 so what is your opinion? stay or update?
Since you're already on 6.0, you can just update. 6.0.1 fixes bugs, it won't affect the performance, it will be fine. ^^
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Old Nov 13, 2012, 05:47 AM   #7
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^ okay thankyou. i'm just worried that if i update my os, my phone performance and battery life will be worse. but as you said. i will thanks.
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Old Nov 13, 2012, 09:37 AM   #8
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My 4 got smoother and better with the battery on 6.0.1 versus all other releases since 5.0
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Old Nov 13, 2012, 09:53 AM   #9
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There is no slowdown between iOS 6.0 and 6.0.1

For people on 5.1.1 I noticed a major increase in speed when I restored my phone into iOS 6.0
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