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My Iphone 3GS,baseband/modem firmware 5.16.02 with ios/version 4.3.3. I need help,guide step by step to update whatever it takes to go to ios/version 6. thanks.

asked 15 Apr '13, 08:48

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Plug your iphone into the computer open iTunes and click update.


answered 15 Apr '13, 08:55

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(15 Apr '13, 08:57) redboy2 redboy2's gravatar image

is that all? are you sure?

(15 Apr '13, 09:08) hhmut hhmut's gravatar image

Yes, it backs it up, restores it to 6.1.3 and restores it from that backup. So you'll be on ios 6 and have all your data except for your apps.

(15 Apr '13, 10:13) redboy2 redboy2's gravatar image

That's restoring that does that, and you should be clicking "Back Up" followed by "Restore iPhone" and not "Update" on a jailbroken device.

(15 Apr '13, 10:27) kirb ♦ kirb's gravatar image

It doesn't matter it restores the device after backing it up.

(15 Apr '13, 11:20) redboy2 redboy2's gravatar image

updates just update ios without backing up/restoring

(15 Apr '13, 11:25) iAdam1n ♦ iAdam1n's gravatar image

so if i back it up and update it to ios 6. my iphone 3gs will be on version 6 and baseband 5.16.02?? and afterthat,can i download latest apps and games?

(16 Apr '13, 00:28) hhmut hhmut's gravatar image
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