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iPhone OS 2.2.1 Doesn’t Affect Jailbreak but Unlocking Affected.

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iPhone software update version 2.2.1 does not break the iPhone Dev Team’s methods of jailbreak. However, 2.2.1 does break the 3G software unlock.

previously we talked about the release & download links for iphone 2.2.1 Update check here.

“There is an iPhone and iPod update available in iTunes – it is numbered 2.2.1 (5H11a). Please DO NOT update. We will investigate and report back to you ASAP,” says the team on its blog. A video explaining what the update means is also available on behalf of the dev team.

 

Edit : iPhone Dev Team released Pwnage & Quickpwn tool for 2.2.1 Download here

According to cash7c3 founder of MMI.

– 2.2.1 does not break the dev team’s methods of jailbreak;
– 2.2.1 breaks the 3g software unlock;
– 2.2.1 does not break iPhone 2G unlock since the 2G baseband is not updated.

Those who benefit from using a jailbroken device are advised to wait until the dev team comes up with a solution to upgrade to 2.2.1 without losing the unlock.

It is also rumored that Dev team will comes with a new version of Quickpwn so wait & watch.

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