iPhone new iPhone 5s (what are the chances) 7.0.6

dlmart2

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I have (had) a jailbroken 5s running 7.0.6. It was damaged and I need to purchase a new phone. What are the chances it will come with 7.0.6 loaded instead of 7.1? Im depressed about losing my jailbreak more than my phone.
 

alkalifly

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Apr 13, 2004
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From what people have been posting on this forum (which I know is not necessarily a representative sample), you are more likely to get 7.0.4 than 7.0.6

The real issue, however, is whether you will get 7.0.x that was not updated OTA
 

zone23

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May 10, 2012
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I didn't get a 7.0 got stuck with a 7.1. I find this probably the most frustrating part of JBing. Not only do you have to watch what you do with the software but if you need a replacement device you generally get the shaft too. It just sucks.
 

T5BRICK

macrumors G3
Aug 3, 2006
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I recently had to replace a water damaged 5s, the white box replacement I received had 7.0.3 on it.
 

darricksailo

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Dec 18, 2012
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personally, i would risk it. I'd rather live without jailbreak for a while then live with a hardware problem that could be fixed/replaced for free (assuming you're in the warranty period)