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8gb or 16gb?

02-06-2009, 08:55 PM
Joined: Feb 2009
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8gb or 16gb?

I'm debating on whether or not to shell out the extra $70 for the larger size.

Those with the 8gb...do you have enough space for games, a few movies, and music? Or does Payback, Hero of Sparta, etc.. make it a constant trip to the iTunes?
02-06-2009, 08:56 PM
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8gb is enough for me and I have 9 pages of apps (including the ones you listed)

02-06-2009, 08:56 PM
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8GB is more than enough for me, with 9 pages of applications.

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02-06-2009, 08:56 PM
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I have a 8gb and so long as you don't load it up with movies you'll be fine. Games rarely take up more than 25 mb's each but if you have over 2,000 songs you want to put in then yes... a 16gb is fine lol
02-06-2009, 08:57 PM
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Definitely nicer to have a 16gb if you are going to put multiple movies on your device. For only apps and music though, I think that the 8gb is alright.
02-06-2009, 08:57 PM
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8gb is a lot of memory for just music and games. Videos use up lots of memory though. I'd say get a 16. (what I have)

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02-06-2009, 08:58 PM
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Get the 16, good games are only getting bigger in size. 8 just isn't enough if you have a large music library and lots of different tastes in music
02-06-2009, 09:00 PM
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wait for june/july. maybe new iPhone will arrive
02-06-2009, 09:04 PM
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16gb, absolutely worth the $$ for double capacity.

Or as someone said above, new iPhones usually come on June.
02-06-2009, 09:04 PM
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I already have got 10gig of music on my iPhone!
And at the moment it reaches the 15 with all apps etc.