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Iphone 3GS Or Iphone4?
Edited by RockNRollMachine777 on Jan 18, 2011 at 4:02:25 PM

I was never into the Iphone until now,  I can upgrade and I really want one, Which one is better? I could get the 3GS for 49 bucks or I could save up money and get the 4. Which one do you have and do you like it?

I was never into the Iphone until now,  I can upgrade and I really want one, Which one is better? I could get the 3GS for 49 bucks or I could save up money and get the 4. Which one do you have and do you like it?

Iphone 3GS Or Iphone4?

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Jan 18, 2011 4:16:48 PM
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You're going to be stuck with it for 2 years. I would get the newest one, with the most storage.

 

That, and the iPhone 4 is WAY better than the 3GS. Way.

You're going to be stuck with it for 2 years. I would get the newest one, with the most storage.

 

That, and the iPhone 4 is WAY better than the 3GS. Way.

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Jan 18, 2011 7:57:58 PM
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Another + is battery life on the i4 is much improved over the 3GS...my experience is it's nearly twice as good.
Another + is battery life on the i4 is much improved over the 3GS...my experience is it's nearly twice as good.

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Jan 19, 2011 4:28:58 AM
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RockNRollMachine777 wrote:

I could get the 3GS for 49 bucks or I could save up money and get the 4.


 

If money is an issue, then a smartphone in general is not for you.

 

You can get a refurb iPhone 4 16GB for as low as $79.  That is a better value.

 


RockNRollMachine777 wrote:

I could get the 3GS for 49 bucks or I could save up money and get the 4.


 

If money is an issue, then a smartphone in general is not for you.

 

You can get a refurb iPhone 4 16GB for as low as $79.  That is a better value.

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I was with verizon for 10 years and wasn't interested in the iphone until about 6 months when the Iphone4 came out. I wanted to check out all the android phones and decided nothing is better than the iphone4 in my opinion.
I was with verizon for 10 years and wasn't interested in the iphone until about 6 months when the Iphone4 came out. I wanted to check out all the android phones and decided nothing is better than the iphone4 in my opinion.

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Jan 21, 2011 6:19:40 PM
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Although the 3GS is cool and is still at high value right now, I would get the iPhone 4. They've much improved the battery life, and how could anyone turn down two cameras? Smiley Wink

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Although the 3GS is cool and is still at high value right now, I would get the iPhone 4. They've much improved the battery life, and how could anyone turn down two cameras? Smiley Wink

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I had a similar predicament, do I spent 50 bucks for some iphone love right now, or wait and save up money for an iphone 4. It boiled down to this, do I wanna drop 50 bucks now and get some iphone love, or save up the money and get an iphone 4, when in a few months after I saved the money the iphone 5 came out. I chose the 3gs, I can live with a lower resolution screen and a camera with no flash. The 3gs still performs like a champ. 

I had a similar predicament, do I spent 50 bucks for some iphone love right now, or wait and save up money for an iphone 4. It boiled down to this, do I wanna drop 50 bucks now and get some iphone love, or save up the money and get an iphone 4, when in a few months after I saved the money the iphone 5 came out. I chose the 3gs, I can live with a lower resolution screen and a camera with no flash. The 3gs still performs like a champ. 

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It depends on your needs. Since I am retired, and only use my iPhone for my calendar, contact list and a few games (and of course the phone,) $49 made more sense to me. I figure that in two years the iPhone 5 or 6 will be available, and I will be able to upgrade to a 4 for the same $49. Doesn't bother me that I am a couple of years behind, but only you can make the call about features, speed and cost.

It depends on your needs. Since I am retired, and only use my iPhone for my calendar, contact list and a few games (and of course the phone,) $49 made more sense to me. I figure that in two years the iPhone 5 or 6 will be available, and I will be able to upgrade to a 4 for the same $49. Doesn't bother me that I am a couple of years behind, but only you can make the call about features, speed and cost.

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Don't get me wrong, I love my iPhone 4, but my 3gs had better reception. The camera & screen resolution on the 4 are better, but I miss the great reception I had on the 3gs.
Don't get me wrong, I love my iPhone 4, but my 3gs had better reception. The camera & screen resolution on the 4 are better, but I miss the great reception I had on the 3gs.
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