1. buddyclub94's Avatar
    I want the iPad (the 3G version of course) but I don't have $800+...don't wanna get rid of any of my iPhones as they has been through a lot with me. I have a 3G 16gb unlocked and jailbroken which I brought when i had t-mobile...everything works fine with that one...on the other hand, i have a 16gb 3gs but i'm having problems with the battery, it draws too fast, besides the 3gs is not unlocked nor jailbroken (still don't know what is causing this), i brought it last summer when it was released on at&t and i canceled with t-mobile.

    please any suggestions!...i want the iPad ASAP!!!!!!!!!

    p.s. im not selling any iphone right now, i might think about it twice! haha
    04-05-2010 08:22 PM
  2. poisoned10's Avatar
    Well, what is "worth" really? It just depends on you and the person you would be selling it to. Something that is valuable to you might just be junk to someone else, so the worth of that object would vary.

    In this situation, although the 16GB 3G is outdated, I would rather have it since it is fully functional with no faults. I would buy any used phone with any kind of problem, especially a battery problem since those can be pretty expensive. Besides, a fault in the device automatically drops its value.
    04-06-2010 01:57 AM
  3. BENGRIMM's Avatar
    Check Ebay for pricing , the 3G could pull a little more since it doesn't have battery issues and the ease of JB it . Also your 3GS should have the old boot rom so that could be fully JB . Just weight your options if you really need and want the Ipad and have no money you will have to give something up .
    04-06-2010 06:28 AM
  4. buddyclub94's Avatar
    So, it is a common issue on 3GS to have a faulty battery?
    04-06-2010 02:40 PM
  5. msm0511's Avatar
    Since it's still under warranty, why don't you take the 3GS to your local Apple store? My 3GS battery lasts longer than in my 3G.

    I feel ya though. I sold my 3G and was bummed for a couple days about it. Strange how we get attached to our gadgets.
    04-07-2010 09:14 AM
  6. harshrajat's Avatar
    yeah 3GS is much better than 3G and has a high battery limit too
    04-07-2010 10:50 AM
  7. buddyclub94's Avatar
    i didn't know battery was covered under warranty, thanks guys, will post later with news.
    04-07-2010 07:36 PM
  8. buddyclub94's Avatar
    went to the warranty this morning before my shift. at least the battery is working great...they told me to charge it about 8 straight hours without using the unit. it seems the problem has solved!!! xD!

    i'm thinking in selling my other iPhone, the 3G.

    keep you guys posted...thanks for the advises!!!!!
    04-09-2010 06:07 PM