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Original iPad to miss on the iOS 6 fun, iPhone 3GS safe for now

11 June, 2012 | Read the news | Post your comment
Original iPad to miss on the iOS 6 fun, iPhone 3GS safe for now - read the full textThe WWDC press conference is just hours away, but the rumors just can't stop coming in. This morning the Chinese forum WeiPhone.com brought links to the first builds of iOS for the different iDevices. The links still aren't working, but the community can be credited to several such leaks in the...

 

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3gs still has a big installed base, unlike the original iPad. So supporting it makes sense.

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  • 2012-06-11 11:32
  • nXNB

However android is more user friendly than ios in every way...

I own a galaxy S2 and an ipod 4g... Ipod is good only to play games, but s2 is good to play games and for all the other stuffs like browsing the web, watching movies etc...

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  • 2012-06-11 11:30
  • tesN

Actually It IS Related To Processing Power Resulting Performance. And The 3GS, In Alot Of Cases, Beats The iPhone 4 In Performance Areas Partly Due To The Speed To Pixel Ratio Being Vastly Lower On The 3GS

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  • 2012-06-11 11:18
  • ptPZ

So that original iPad owners has to buy the new iPad for iOS6. Pathetic marketing strategy.

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  • 2012-06-11 11:13
  • t7$%

yay..here starts the fragmentation...

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  • 2012-06-11 11:09
  • ut{N

Well HTC is gonna update Desire HD and its the same as SGS1, both available since 2010

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  • 2012-06-11 11:04
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  • jackskellington6sic6
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> In reply to Anonymous @ 2012-06-11 10:56 from nTpT - click to readAt least it got real updates and was released with MMS capabilities. Where as it was not til after the 3GS that mms was included you can look it up that there has been at least one os update where almost nothing but a couple lines of coding were changed while being announced as full upgrade just to nock out some hack. Meanwhile people were non to the wiser

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  • 2012-06-11 11:03
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  • Kreaninw D Unlimited
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Google Better read this. iPhone 3GS still able to upgrade to iOS6 while the first Nexus was left behind a long time ago.

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  • 2012-06-11 11:02
  • w4Gf

Really? and? so what if im the first?

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  • 2012-06-11 10:56
  • uSPZ

iPhone 3GS released in 2009 still receive updates till date,,, Samsung i9000 released 2010 "GAME OVER" all praise Endroid

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  • 2012-06-11 10:56
  • nTpT

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