Revamped version of the iPhone 3G with faster processing speeds. Repair of this device is similar to the 3G, and requires simple screwdrivers and prying tools. Model A1303 / 16 or 32 GB capacity / black or white plastic back.

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Will not switch off

My 3gs will not switch off on the top button. Will not reboot either, which normally sorts minor problems out. When I try to reboot by depressing and holding the off and home buttonds I get 'Voice Control' instead of option to power down.

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You power button sounds like it's broken..

Go to settings then general then accessibility and click on that turn the assistive touch option on..

A little circle will appear press that and press device now you will see lock screen no put your finger on it and hold til the slide to power down appears

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Hi con

Worked perfectly, many thanks.

Was stumped when trying to turn it back on, put it on charge which did the trick!.

Is there another way if I did not have access to a charger?.

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No charger is the only way to turn it on unless you fix power button

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Thanks again con, you have been a big help.

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