UltraSn0w iPhone unlock for iOS 5 coming tomorrow?

iOS Dev-Team member MuscleNerd says that UltraSn0w will be updated as soon as tomorrow with support for iOS 5, allowing iPhone users to unlock their device to use on unsupported carriers.

will coordinate ultrasn0w iOS5 compatibility update to come out after a planned MobileSubstrate update tomorrow

Keep in mind that the UltraSn0w unlock will only work for 01.59.00, 05.11.07, 04.26.08, 05.12.01, 05.13.04 and 06.15.00 basebands, so if your baseband differs from these you won't be able to unlock your iPhone using UltraSn0w until the Dev-Team finds a new exploit.

It's currently possible to upgrade your iPhone to iOS 5 while preserving your baseband using the current version of RedSn0w, which you'll also need to jailbreak your iPhone before starting.

Will you be unlocking your iPhone with UltraSn0w?

Source: MuscleNerd

Andrew Wray

Andrew Wray is a Salt Lake City, Utah based writer who focuses on news, how-tos, and jailbreak. Andrew also enjoys running, spending time with his daughter, and jamming out on his guitar. He works in a management position for Unisys Technical Services, a subsidiary of Unisys Corporation.

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There are 18 comments. Add yours.

Sadlybrokeboy says:

Dense question - how do you find out what baseband you're on? :)

icewing#IM says:

Settings->General->About, scroll down to Modem Firmware

sadlybrokeboy says:

Thanks icewing - VERY much appreciated :)

icewing#IM says:

Dang! I wish 04.11.08 was supported!

MRM316 says:

Go to Settings - General - About. It's listed as Modem Firmware.

Hat says:

What about 04.10.01 ?!?

u moron says:

do u see it listed there? can u read?

Dmc0421 says:

o_O Yeesh, don't have to be so rude about it. And yes I can read. I'm not a techy person myself, so I wouldn't know if the 4.10.01 is included in those that is listed, even if it slapped me in the face. Now can you spell? cause you realise that the letters "y" and "o" are on the same row as "u".

Kerser1 says:

"U MORON" got put on the bitch

Dmc0421 says:

^_^ I'd like to know as well.

Heathroi says:

Sure I will, as quickly as the downgrade to 5:13 via 6:15 arrives

Daniel Pinho says:

Is there any risks on doing this? Im on iOS 4.0.1, baseband 01.59.00. Also, when the untethered version comes out will I be able to do the whole redsn0w hack again to be untethered?

Bhanwar Gupta says:

is ultrasnow updated for ios5 ?? Because my 3gs on 6.15 is still searching for network :(

Francis2cool says:

Nope.. Gevey is a better solution now.. Waiting for the a better exploit from the DEv team..



Arham Nasir says:

how do i unlock my baseband 03.10.01 plz plz plz plz guys work on this thing .............. is that posssible that it can b unlocked or i changed my phone to factory unlock

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alcachofa says:

He has milk with fruit and protein powder in the morning? These are three things that the older Chinese population in The China Study have never eaten ... well, they have some fruit once in a long while when they can afford it, but no milk, no protein powder. They get their protein from pork and chicken and fish. Sorry to bust your bubble.