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Thread: Firmware 2.2 Released
11-21-2008, 04:01 AM #1
Firmware 2.2 Released
iPhone Firmware Version 2.2 was released this morning, and as usual it is recommended you do not apply it until the Dev Team gets Pwnage tool and Quickpwn updated. Some of the new features include are:
Street View For Google Maps
Ability To Turn Auto-Correct Off
Ability to download Podcasts over the air.
Updated Safari Menu Bar
Walking And Bus Directions in Maps.
No copy or paste OR MMS
More to come as we see them...
ALSO: iTunes 8.0.2 Is out as well (Thanks to nickh for sending that in)
Onslaught of Direct Links ahead!
1st Gen Touch: Here
2nd Gen Touch: Here
1st Gen iPhone: Here
iPhone 3G: Here
Edit Poseidon: For 1st generation users that just can't wait for the updated pwnage/quickpwn... you can use the UPDATE feature iTunes and retain the unlock (no baseband update) and activation. You WILL lose your 3rd party apps and jailbreak.
The jailbreak for 2.2 is on its way soon according to the dev team - they just have to test to make sure it works fine, but they're fairly sure the Pwnage method is unchanged in 2.2.
If you are using a proxySIM (YES SIM, Universal SIM, etc) for your 3G unlock then DO NOT upgrade. The baseband gets upgraded and you proxySIM will NO LONGER WORK!
If you accidentally upgrade your 3G iPhone to firmware 2.2 there is NO WAY to downgrade because of the baseband update. You're STUCK.
admin edit: Remember, if you're jailbroken, DO NOT UPDATE quite yet!
Last edited by Poseidon79; 11-21-2008 at 02:16 PM.
11-21-2008, 04:13 AM #2
11-21-2008, 04:18 AM #3
Nice, will be days till this is jailbroken.
I am a legit user, but I can't live with out my mods. xD16GB iPhone 3G
Dedicated Cydia User
2.2 GHz Intel MacBook
Mac OS X 10.5.5
Bootcamp w/ Windows XP
11-21-2008, 04:20 AM #4
Another pain in the *** update thanks Apple
11-21-2008, 04:47 AM #5
whats new in 2.2 - a whole changelog
11-21-2008, 04:51 AM #6
Lame..omg Apple. When are you going to give the people something they want or need?
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11-21-2008, 04:53 AM #7KelvinalFGuest
11-21-2008, 04:55 AM #8
when available can someone please share a custom firmware for a 2G iphone....thanks in advance
11-21-2008, 04:58 AM #9
Apple always like to play games with their Customer and so do with Dev Team. Long live dev team.
Direct download link for 1st Gen iPhone : http://appldnld.apple.com.edgesuite....7_Restore.ipswBoil your iPhone 2G in 110 degree temperature water to transform it to iPhone 3G S!!
11-21-2008, 05:16 AM #10
Face it, Apple will next make the iPhone in to what we want it to be, they'll never get the bluetooth fully functional, the only way us users can get what we want e.g mms is to do it ourselves, or let someone else do it for us (devs & swirlymms). Can't wait for jb on 2.216GB iPhone 4
160GB Black iPod Classic
16GB iPhone 3GS
60GB iPod Classic
80GB iPod Classic
120GB iPod Classic
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11-21-2008, 05:48 AM #11
the new features aren't realy enough to make the average user want to update tho google street view is a cool feature . And I could dealt use the bus/ walking directions I been wishing for that since I 1st got my iPhone
11-21-2008, 06:16 AM #12
Awesome!!!! cant wait to update it
what a goog morning!!! this early morning i get up, grab my iphone, and see what happens -> 2.2 is out
It's snowing out as well, hopefully shool will be canceled and dont give students the ****. it's now 7:16 west chester PA 19380
11-21-2008, 06:24 AM #13
eeeeh.....i would update as soon as the green light is giving to me by dev team
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11-21-2008, 06:29 AM #14
Well as i'm not really bothered about an unlock for the 3G iPhone, will i be ok to update as it is sure to be jailbroken yes?
Advice please guys
11-21-2008, 06:36 AM #15
help! i upgraded and now i lost all my jailbreak apps! what can i do??? i tried to downgrade and won't work!!
just kidding xD
11-21-2008, 06:38 AM #16
Not worth updating for me right now. Nothing of interest. Especially since my phone has been running solid for a couple months now. Havent had to do a restore in quite awhile.
11-21-2008, 06:43 AM #17
dont update if u want to unlock it??? what if i want to jailbreak it. to me those are different. im sticking with attBought the Iphone 3g on Friday jailbroke it on Monday!!!
Black IPhone 3g Jailbroken.
11-21-2008, 06:46 AM #18
dont update if u want to unlock it??? what if i want to jailbreak it. to me those are different. im sticking with att
11-21-2008, 06:49 AM #19
11-21-2008, 06:53 AM #20
nice I'll wait for dev team to release quickpwn before i update, tho