Apple looking into the iOS 4 on iPhone 3G issues

Apple looking into the iOS 4 on iPhone 3G issues
The WSJ got a confirmation from an Apple spokeswoman that the company is investigating reports on the iOS 4 update going wrong all too often on the iPhone 3G. The hardware obviously slows the iOS 4 action to a crawl, draining battery and overheating in the process.

Some Apple-following blogs have even reached as far as recommending 3G users not to bother with the newest version of the operating system. Now that Antennagate is "solved", Apple should maybe advise users to just do a factory reset already, and stop poking it with their personal problems, as this seems to be the only current remedy.

source: WSJ via PCMag


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7 Comments

1. vzw fanman

Posts: 1977; Member since: Dec 11, 2008

people still own an iphone 3G?

6. ilia1986 unregistered

People still own a Nokia 1110.

2. gambino37

Posts: 146; Member since: Oct 16, 2009

Of course that's the remedy. Apple puts out something new. But don't install it or use it. And if you do, it's your fault.

3. adash13x

Posts: 20; Member since: Apr 08, 2010

Well, if you hold the updated iPhone 3g just right the iOS4 should work just fine......buahahaha! Apple just can't seem to stay out of trouble........

4. Cali_E

Posts: 196; Member since: Sep 24, 2008

I find it funny that every update google comes out with for android makes their phones better and better, but every update apple comes out with for iOS makes it crappier and crappier. ha

5. arqjav

Posts: 55; Member since: Dec 29, 2009

ahah is true this Os an the new Iphone 4 both suck, besides that's apple's trick to make the Os working properly on the iphone 4 a not on the other's,so you have to change your old phone for a new one.

7. phonedemocracy

Posts: 98; Member since: Sep 30, 2009

Apple says: There's a case for that.

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