iPhone Debating jailbreak?

Discussion in 'Jailbreaks and iOS Hacks' started by beastmode16, Mar 18, 2013.

  1. beastmode16 macrumors regular

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    Well I have been contemplating jailbreak my iphone. I feel as if it won't be the same of I unjailbreak as if files are left behind from my jailbreak. And what if problems continue past jailbreak when restored. Also I can't really buy themes since I don't have a credit card / pay pal. So should I jailbreak? I really want to make my device minimalist ect.
     
  2. AutomaticHaze macrumors regular

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    I'd say go for it. If you don't like it, restore as new and be happy with a stock phone. But, I'm betting you like the jailbreak. I know I love mine..best of luck!
     
  3. sagar4995 macrumors 6502a

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    there are tons of minimalistic themes out there for the i5. go through the jailbreak screenshots thread and you'll know. its worth it!
     
  4. TC25 macrumors 68020

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    You're over thinking this.
     
  5. Auxo macrumors 6502

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    You don't even have to install themes. There's a lot of jbers ( not Justin biebers..:))) that are just running the stock theme. It's very nice to build up tweaks around it that might not show so much , you see?
     
  6. gngan macrumors 68000

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    If you are questioning yourself then you shouldn't JB. This proves that you are not sure what you want/need and your lack of knowledge of what JB can do.

    1) You don't need to buy theme when you JB. Many just stay stock (including me).

    2) There are many other tweaks that JB allows you to do; hence JB is not equal to themes.
     
  7. eyoungren, Mar 19, 2013
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    eyoungren macrumors P6

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    Just a note that credit cards aren't a real worry here. Cydia does not require a credit card just to use it, unlike the iTunes app store. If you do decide you want to buy something it's either PayPal or Amazon's payment system.

    But there are far more free themes, tweaks, apps and other downloads in Cydia then there are paid. And themes are one of the most abundant.
     
  8. From A Buick 8 macrumors 68040

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    You also can just buy an amazon or paypal gift card, if you want to buy something.
     
  9. beastmode16 thread starter macrumors regular

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    Well at least I know I can but themes now. How bout will any files be left over Even if I restore. Could problems carry over past my jailbreak even with stock firmware.
     
  10. BumpyFlatline macrumors 68030

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    Not if you restore as new
     

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