burgerstand wrote:-If you REALLY want to lower your time, learn F2L, OLL, & PLL from MeMyselfAndPi's tutorial.
I'm not an expert or anything like that, but I don't think that it would be good to learn CFOP when solves are more than three minutes. It would probably be better to practice a simpler method for a while. The cube can be solved very quickly using a basic method. In this video
, Erik Akkersdijk gets a 19.74 average of twelve using a beginner's method and 4-look last layer. Most people don't solve that fast using that approach, but it shows what is possible with basic methods.