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is it possible to do this? the only reason is for the new app sky go it works on 3gs or newer and i have 3g is there any thing i can do?

asked 21 Jul '11, 17:12

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In itunes it says it's compatible with iOS 4.2 and above, nothing about idevice models. 3G can attain 4.2.1

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answered 21 Jul '11, 17:20

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It says 3GS and 4 at bottom of app info ! Any ideas if an how I can get it?

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answered 21 Jul '11, 17:24

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Ah yeah, I see it now, sort of hid in the drop down, bit surprised it can't run on an ipt3g either, probably run like s#*t on a 3G iphone anyway.

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If I install frash will it get sky go to work? Or are there any cydia tweaks to get that app to work or change to 3GS?

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answered 21 Jul '11, 17:30

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no, its not an issue of software, its hardware. iphone 3g has ~58 mb useable ram at most while 3gs is ~100-150mb useable ram. installing frash will do absolutely nothing except possible lag up your iphone more.

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answered 21 Jul '11, 18:17

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sell iPhone 3g, purchase iPhone 3Gs voila 3Gs, iphone 3g has only 128mb of ram while the 3gs has 256mb of ram and a upgraded processor, i beleive frash only work on 3rd generation devices and up,

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answered 21 Jul '11, 18:23

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The only way to turn your 3G into a 3GS is to take all parts out of the shell, and replace them with all 3GS parts. The app most likely requires OpenGLES 3.0, which is only compatible with apple's ARM7 devices.

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answered 21 Jul '11, 18:24

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