iPhone OK, How glitchy are Jailbreaks now?

Discussion in 'Jailbreaks and iOS Hacks' started by kannesss, Sep 27, 2012.

  1. kannesss macrumors 6502a

    Feb 18, 2008
    I had an iPhone 3G that I jailbroke. Back then, they would eventually become glitchy and slow. Does this still happen? All i want is a custom theme, slider and cosmetic things. I don't want free apps or anything. How is cydia now that its like the app store?

    Just trying to see before i do this or not
  2. sagar4995 macrumors 6502a


    Aug 11, 2012
    Dubai, UAE
    well i wouldn't call it glitchy, since nothing bad has happened. I jailbroke about 2 months back and am using iphone 4 ios 5.1.1. i mostly install lockscreens, home screen icons & widgets and a few tweaks here and there. but yes, it has slowed down my phone a bit, which is understandable since im using home screen widgets and status bar icons and a new notification center. but its not slow enough to cause any significant concern. RedSn0w worked fine for me. took me 5-10 mins to jailbreak, no errors.
  3. chokem macrumors 6502

    May 7, 2012
    Searcy, AR
    This Absinthe jailbreak on my 4S running 5.1.1 is the most stable and non-problematic I've ever had on a jailbroken device. No glitches on mine.
  4. Asator macrumors 6502a


    Apr 8, 2011
    NOTHING at all is "glitchy" about a jailbreak. You are making the phone like that.

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