Why You Shouldn’t Buy the iPhone 4 Today

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Apple’s iPhone 4 is no longer an option from the Apple Store but that doesn’t mean that it’s no longer an option. There are still plenty of ways to acquire an iPhone 4. While it might seem like a tempting offer, do yourself a favor and avoid the iPhone 4. Several years ago, Apple took […]

5 iOS 7 Cydia Tweaks for a Faster iPhone 4

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It’s not surprising that there are still plenty of users out there who are using an iPhone 4, whether they’ve stuck with it this whole time or bought it for cheap when it was replaced by the iPhone 4s and iPhone 5. However, the latest version of iOS is a mixed bag as far as […]

iOS 8 on iPhone 4 Not Happening

iOS 8 on iPhone 4? Nope.

Apple officially announced iOS 8 today with a ton of new features, including HealthKit, better notifications and improved iMessages. Many users can look forward to the update coming at some point this fall, but iPhone 4 users will be left behind. Apple didn’t mention which devices would be compatible with iOS 8 during the keynote, […]

How to Buy a Cheap iPhone

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Smartphones are really easy to buy at a discounted rate, but you usually have to sign your life away with a two-year contract and pay way too much money for cellular service every month. That’s one way to go about it, but if you’re in the market for an iPhone off-contract, there are still ways […]

iOS 8 for iPhone 4 Unlikely

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Apple’s tradition of dropping support for older devices and discontinuing iOS updates will most likely continue on with the release of iOS 8. Apple recently discontinued selling the iPhone 4 in several countries, including India and Brazil. Of course, it was discontinued in the US once the iPhone 5s was launched, but was kept on […]

Apple Offers Sweet iPhone 5s Upgrade Deal

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Apple is diving deep into the iPhone trade-in market with a trade-in program of its own. On Friday, the company began offering trade-in deals for the iPhone 4 and iPhone 4s, giving customers up to $99 and $199, respectively, for their old devices. Unfortunately, you have to use that cash to upgrade to a newer […]

iPhone 6 vs. iPhone 4: What We Know Right Now

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Later this year, Apple is expected to release a brand new iPhone, a device that is currently being dubbed iPhone 6. The iPhone 6 is likely going to appeal to many current iPhone owners including those who are still holding onto Apple’s aging relic, the nearly four year old iOS 7-powered iPhone 4. Back in […]

iOS 7.1.1 Update: 5 Problems & Fixes

Here are common iOS 7.1.1 update problems and possible fixes.

The iOS 7.1.1 update is a small release that fixes a few important iOS 7.1 problems and bugs on the iPhone, iPad and iPod touch. For the most part the iOS 7.1.1 update delivers good performance on the iPhone and iPad, but some users are complaining about a slowly growing number of iOS 7.1.1 problems. […]

iOS 7.1 Jailbreak Video Proves Success on iPhone 4

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Apple officially patched up the Evasi0n7 jailbreak exploit with the release of iOS 7.1 a couple of weeks ago, putting an end to the jailbreak that dominated iOS 7, even after several minor updates to the mobile OS. However, one jailbreak developer has successfully jailbroken iOS 7.1, but don’t get too excited just yet. Jailbreak […]

iPhone 4 iOS 7.1 Performance Improvements Impress Users

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Apple released iOS 7.1 yesterday, bringing some much-needed performance improvements, as well as a few user interface tweaks and new features that make the overall iOS experience much more enjoyable and easier to use. One group of iPhone users that have waited desperately for an update for performance improvements were iPhone 4 users. Many users […]

What’s New in iOS 7.1

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The iOS 7.1 update brings several new features to the iPhone and iPad and improves the performance on older devices like the iPad 3 and the iPhone 4. Users can download the iOS 7.1 update when connected to WiFi and install the update in around 30 minutes to get the latest software and fix many […]

Verizon ALLSET Prepaid Offer Affordable Moto G, iPhone 4 Plans

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As prepaid smartphone plans continue to gain popularity Verizon Wireless appears to be making another big push with some brand new unlimited plans. Detailed today is the all-new Verizon Wireless ALLSET plans for prepaid customers, offering unlimited calls and texts with 500MB of data for only $45. Verizon is looking to get more prepaid customers […]

iPhone 6 vs. iPhone 4: Early Look at What to Expect

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Sometime later this year, Apple will announce, and release, a brand new iPhone. It does so every year. This year’s iPhone is currently dubbed iPhone 6 though that name, like its release date and features, is far from confirmed. When the iPhone 6 does arrive, it will join a number of devices on the market […]

iOS 7.1 Performance on iPhone 4, iPhone 4s, iPhone 5 & iPhone 5s

Here's how iOS 7.1 performs on the iPhone 4, iPhone 4s, iPhone 5 and iPhone 5s with the second beta.

The iOS 7.1 release is still a ways out, but with the second beta now available to developers, it is possible to get a closer look at the new iOS 7.1 features and to see what iOS 7.1 performance benefits are available on the iPhone 4, iPhone 4s, iPhone 5 and iPhone 5s. Keep in […]

What Not to Expect After iOS 7.0.4: iPhone 5s, iPhone 5 & More

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In November, Apple rolled out its latest iOS 7 update in iOS 7.0.4 for iPhone, iPad and iPod touch. Just a few short days later, Apple released the first iOS 7.1 Beta, a beta that has teased owners of the iPhone and iPad, especially those that are still suffering from issues. With no iOS 7.1 […]

What to Expect After iOS 7.0.4: iPhone 5s, iPhone 5, iPhone 4s

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iOS 7.0.4 is Apple’s current version of iOS 7 for iPhone but it won’t stay that way forever. In fact, Apple has already revealed a brand new upcoming iOS 7 update in the form of iOS 7.1, an update that is currently in the beta process. With iOS 7.0.4 problems swirling, an iOS 7.1 update […]

iPhone 4 iOS 7 Review Roundup

iPhone 4 iOS 7 reviews are mixed.

iOS 7 on the iPhone 4s is a mixed experience according to users who made the jump as soon as Apple released the latest software update. As the oldest iPhone to run iOS 7, the iPhone 4 iOS 7 update comes with a potential to breathe new life into an old phone or the potential […]

iOS 7 Jailbreak for iPhone 4 Successful, But Cydia MIA

The iOS 7 jailbreak is possible on the iPhone 4, but it is tethered and doesn't come with access to Cydia.

The hallmark of a new IOS version is the rush to tweak and modify it and it appears that the iOS 7 jailbreak is here for the iPhone 4, at least in part. The iPhone 4 is one of the last devices that hackers can jailbreak quickly and the iOS 7 jailbreak for the iPhone […]

7 Smartphones You Shouldn’t Buy Right Now

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With the fall fast approaching and several big time smartphone launches on the way, there are several well-known smartphones that buyers should avoid, at least for right now. We’ve seen numerous big time smartphone launches over the course of 2013 including April’s HTC One and Samsung Galaxy S4 and several newer smartphones including the Sony […]

Why iPhone Buyers Should Skip the Free iPhone 5 With Trade-In Promo

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Retailers are now beginning to offer trade-in incentives for customers who are looking at upgrading to a new Apple smartphone, with Best Buy offering $200 off a new iPhone 5 with trade-in and Target speculated to offer a $100 incentive when you bring in an old phone and get a new iPhone 5. These trade-in […]