Grand Theft Auto 3 is a bit of a pain. It keeps lagging so bad as to be unplayable. But then it will be smooth as silk just long enough to make me want to play it (again).
In order to get it as playable as possible, I changed the build.prop rendering value to mdp (from gpu) and turned off all screen animations (so no super slow crt off animation) . SetCPU to 1.19 with OnDemand governor and use Airplane mode while playing the game.
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