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Thread: Do I have a new bootrom or old bootrom 3GS?

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    Default Do I have a new bootrom or old bootrom 3GS?
    well according to my Model number: MC640LL : (MC) I would say New boot rom...

    BUT

    According to my Serial Number: 86034****** : (4th and 5th digit are less than 40...) I would say Old boot rom...

    What gives?

    Any ideas?

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    New bootrom, old baseband chip... Two different things...

    So basically when it comes to jail breaking you'll have to wait till the tethered becomes untethered (difference between new & old bootrom).

    Going by the serial, you have a 3GS with an Infineon chip & not the Toshiba chip (baseband unlocking).

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    So which is better the infine chip or the toshiba chip? I rely on an unlock

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    You've an old baseband chip so your ok for unlocking.

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