1. bruceabbott2's Avatar
    ..that GDR3 has made my 1020 notably more responsive than before. It's always been snappy but now things just seem to load faster. I'm not generally one to hop on the "OMG IT'S FASTER" wagon but this time, I do see the improvement. Everything just feels quick and more optimized.

    Anyone else?
    10-15-2013 07:42 AM
  2. luk3ja's Avatar
    doesn't feel any different on my 925
    10-15-2013 08:08 AM
  3. Booston's Avatar
    Hard to say (928) that's faster for me. Multitasking does seem snappier and I am hoping battery life will be better. ๐Ÿ˜Š
    10-15-2013 08:13 AM
  4. Jason Drum's Avatar
    My 928 seems to run more smoothly.
    10-15-2013 10:18 AM
  5. nocial's Avatar
    There seems to be slight lag on my 620.
    10-15-2013 10:25 AM
  6. Pete's Avatar
    Updates do have the effect of making phones snappier. Best to wait a couple of weeks and then see if it's still snappy.
    10-15-2013 10:39 AM
  7. Ultimateone's Avatar
    Xbox games, certain apps absolutely cruise now, viewing the store seems so much faster also.
    10-15-2013 10:47 AM
  8. Blacklac's Avatar
    Seems about the same on my 1020.
    10-15-2013 10:56 AM
  9. milkybuet's Avatar
    Actually some OS app load time seems worse to me, I am not exactly sure. But background task management is definitely improved.
    10-15-2013 11:33 AM
  10. MikeSo's Avatar
    I will have to hold off judgment for another month or so, because I did a reset & restore on my Lumia 521 before I updated, so everything has probably been cleaned out and optimized anyway. But it's definitely zippier than before. :)
    10-15-2013 11:37 AM
  11. Dustin Hodges's Avatar
    Updates do have the effect of making phones snappier. Best to wait a couple of weeks and then see if it's still snappy.
    Actually, it depends. OS updates in general don't make things snappier, but improvements and enhancements to the core os, and other general fixes could, in theory, speed up the os due to more efficient programming.

    Anyways, my 521 seems snappier and less bogged down, especially when multitasking. And the ability to natively delete temporary files is a great help.
    10-15-2013 12:05 PM

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