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I recently bought an iPhone 3GS and want to update it to 5.1.1 and jailbreak and unlock it. I am running 4.3.3 and baseband 5.16.02. However, when I try to...
09-28-2012, 08:45 AM #1Help with updating unlocking and jailbreaking
I recently bought an iPhone 3GS and want to update it to 5.1.1 and jailbreak and unlock it. I am running 4.3.3 and baseband 5.16.02. However, when I try to update it i get errors. I dont have the shsh blobs for 5.1.1 because this phone has never run it. I can't unlock this baseband or I would just stay at 4.3.3. I need help!
09-28-2012, 09:18 AM #2
What is ya baseband? An if ya don't have blobs saved for it you would have to go to 6.0. Unless ya have old bootrom on that phone.
09-28-2012, 09:57 AM #3
Moving up to 5.1.1 won't give you an ultrasn0w unlockable baseband.
09-28-2012, 11:31 AM #4
What can I upgrade to to get an unlockable baseband? It's at 5.16.02. If I go to 6 what will it change to?
09-28-2012, 11:51 AM #5
You can downgrade it if you can install iPad baseband. What's your first five digits of ya serial number.
09-28-2012, 12:02 PM #6
87947. Which means I can't. Lol. I'm stuck.
09-28-2012, 12:06 PM #7
You could always unlock ya IMEI off of eBay and never have to worry about unlocks anymore b
09-28-2012, 12:10 PM #8
How and what is that?
09-28-2012, 12:39 PM #9
Who's ya service provider?
09-28-2012, 12:59 PM #10
T-Mobile. Can I just wait till iOS 6 jailbreak and unlock gets released?
09-28-2012, 01:01 PM #11
Don't know if there will be an unlock for that baseband or not. Check on eBay for IMEI unlocks try pretty cheap just make sure they have good feedback.
09-28-2012, 02:21 PM #12
There hasn't been an ultrasn0w unlock on new basebands in a long time. I concur and just get a full imei unlock. Never have to worry about unlocks from iOS versions again.
09-28-2012, 02:27 PM #13
Sam was the latest but that didn't take but three weeks and apple stopped that
09-28-2012, 02:51 PM #14
After buying it, what is the next step?
09-28-2012, 02:55 PM #15
Wait for a response back from him and they will have instructions on what to do.
09-29-2012, 05:13 PM #16
Got the IMEI unlock and got iOS 6. Thanks again guys! Couldn't have done it without you guys!