Posts tagged iPhone 3G
The title of the post doesn’t paint a pretty picture does it? But the truth of the matter is that Apple has dropped iOS 4.3 support for iPhone 3G, a move which won’t be exactly welcomed by the proud owners of the aging iPhone model.
The arrival of iOS 4 didn’t bring good news for the likes of iPhone 2G and iPod Touch 1G as Apple announced their end of support for the said devices. But then Whitedoor stepped in and saved the day for the classical iPhone and iPod Touch models. The team behind the Whited00r project have done it yet again as they have brought iOS 4.2.1 for the unattended iDevice models which also includes iPhone 3G and iPod Touch 2G.
The title of the post says it all doesn’t it? p0sixninja, the Chronic Dev Team member has shared a demo video of their upcoming untethered iOS 4.2.1 jailbreak, Greenpois0n working perfectly on the iPhone 4. Video is available for your viewing pleasure after the break.
Not a good read if you own an iPhone 3G or iPod Touch 2G but it looks like you folks won’t be going any further than iOS 4.2 or iOS 4.2.1 if you like, if Yesterday’s release of iOS 4.3 Beta is anything to go by. What makes us say so? Look at the image shown below and you will have your answer.
Boy Twitter search is invaluable if you want to come across unique and breaking news isn’t it? Anyway, let’s cut to the chase shall we? Nick Pack, a UK based developer who proudly calls himself a warranty voiding expert has managed to port Gingerbread aka Android 2.3 on to a jailbroken iPhone 3G. Video demo follows after the jump.
The title of the post says it all. Doesn’t it? Anyways, we are here to share with you the news you have been wanting to hear. MuscleNerd of the iPhone Dev Team has announced that they will be rolling out an updated version of redsnow during this weekend, Christmas weekend that is, which will bring the long awaited untethered jailbreak for iOS 4.2.1.
On reading the title of the post, you might be wondering why iPhone Dev Team is having second thoughts about the release of the untethered jailbreak for iOS 4.2.1? Well here is what happened. MuscleNerd first tweeted the extremely good news of his team getting ready to unleash the iOS 4.2.1 untethered jailbreak by Christmas. But then the iPhone Dev Team member deleted the tweet for unknown reasons.
When MuscleNerd shared the news of iPhone Dev Team working on a backup method for untethered iOS 4.2.1 jailbreak, he also revealed the other important thing the jailbreak gang was working on – a method to downgrade the iPad baseband 06.15.00.
This post should serve as a sigh of relief for those who unlocked iOS 4.2.1/iOS 4.1 on their iPhone using ultrasn0w 1.2 and were experiencing GPS issues. The iPhone Dev Team have acknowledged the unfortunate fact of ultrasn0w causing loss of GPS for the iPhone unlockers.
It has been a while since Apple rolled out iOS 4.2 aka iOS 4.2.1 which brought interesting new features for all iOS 4.2 compatible iDevices. However if you have had enough of the iOS 4.2 and for one or the other reason are looking to restore iOS 4.1 on your iPhone, then you can find the steps to restore iOS 4.1 after the jump.