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I have a iPhone 3GS with firmware 4.2.1 and bootrom 359.3.2. Is it possible to jailbreak and unlock this phone in untethered mode?

asked 18 Feb '11, 23:49

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You can jailbreak your new bootrom 3Gs using any of the tools available & attain an untether, the unlock though is the issue here because if you have the 5.15.xx baseband then you can't unlock it or downgrade it, you can of course take the ipad baseband upgrade using Redsn0w/Pwnage and then unlock it, but be aware there are issues regarding the ipad baseband i.e. loss of GPS and warranty, so have a read up if you are considering that.

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answered 19 Feb '11, 04:39

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edited 19 Feb '11, 04:39

Read this article here http://www.jailbreakqa.com/questions/7687/upgrade-to-421-from-401-with-3gs-jailbroken-phone.

Personally, I suggest you wait until 4.3 JB+unlock is released which should be released soon.

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answered 21 Feb '11, 13:37

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edited 21 Feb '11, 13:37

Note that there is a big chance the unlock coming after 4.3 release will only address iPhone 4 basebands and not 3G/3GS basebands.

(22 Feb '11, 01:09) knightz4u knightz4u's gravatar image

greenpois0n will give you an untethered jailbreak of all iPhone 3GS (both old and new bootroms).

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answered 22 Feb '11, 03:37

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