IPHONE 2g: 1.1.4 version

Discussion in 'iPhone' started by Iphone3gs, Oct 17, 2009.

  1. Iphone3gs macrumors 6502

    Jun 10, 2009

    Need advice on updating and how to update and the best version to update on my Iphone 2g.

    Currently have an Iphone 2g it is on version 1.1.4 (4A102).

    I live in the UK, but the IPhone is US version.

    Any advice on updating to the latest update?

    Also the model number and serial number what is this used for?
  2. Moi un Mouton macrumors 68000

    Mar 18, 2008
    Bracknell UK
    My advice would be to download the 3.0.1 ipsw for the phone from here:

    The filename is "iPhone1,1_3.0.1_7A400_Restore.ipsw"

    You will also need to download 3.0 for the unlock:

    (Downloading it with Firefox is better than with Safari.)

    Use iTunes to update, you'll need to use option-restore on a mac or shift-restore on windows, then navigate to the file.

    Then follow this tutorial to jailbreak and unlock the phone
    http://www.iclarified.com/entry/index.php?enid=4302 (windows)
    http://www.iclarified.com/entry/index.php?enid=4304 (mac)

    - skip step 2 as you will already have done it
    - although you've gone to 3.0.1, you'll use the 3.0 ipsw file in step 5
    - if redsn0w hangs at "waiting for reboot", unplug the usb cable for a couple of seconds then plug it back in again
  3. Iphone3gs thread starter macrumors 6502

    Jun 10, 2009
    updating software

    Would this work if the Iphone 2g is Unlocked or jailbroken....

    As i think my Iphone is jailbroken

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