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Hello, When I bought my iphone about a month ago I rushed into things, googling ways to unlock the iphone for a brief time and ended paying $59 to get...
11-29-2007, 11:01 AM #1iphonesimfree question
When I bought my iphone about a month ago I rushed into things, googling ways to unlock the iphone for a brief time and ended paying $59 to get it unlocked thru iphonesimfree.com. I got so frustrated (and mad at myself f) when I started modding my iphone and joined the modmyi.community because I discovered anysim!
Does anyone know what the difference is between unlocking your iphone with anysim and unlock it with iphonesimfree.com?
I wanna know before I go forward with updating my iphone to 1.1.2 using one of the guides online.
12-14-2007, 07:13 PM #2
the AnySIM method patches the baseband, the IphoneSIMFree method unlocks "properly" without modifying the baseband. (At least that is what I have read) Be careful, the SIMFree license is only good for that phone!
Last edited by Enlil242; 12-14-2007 at 07:20 PM.
12-14-2007, 07:35 PM #3
anySIM patches the baseband while IPSF actully permenently removes part of the firmware, can't remember which one but i read it on hackint0sh. But IPSF then writes the origional baseband to the phone again, anySIM does not.