Hands on iOS 6 Update Installation: Compatible Devices List and Jailbreak Solutions
Today we will enjoy new iOS 6 and here I’ll help you to prepare for installation. Just use easy steps to successfully update your iPhone to the latest iOS firmware from Apple and enjoy new options and updates. There is no doubt that almost all iPhone 4, 4S and 3GS users wish to update their devices to latest Apple OS and use all iOS 6 features that will be available. That is because users of older devices may not be able to use all functions that iOS 6 can give.
Don’t forget that you can use amazing Map app from Apple. However, this app is available only on iPhone 4S and iPhone 5. Also you can find it on iPod Touch 5th and iPad 2 and 3. Also I must say that updated Siri and FaceTime app are also available on on iPhone 4S, iPhone 5, iPod Touch 5th and iPad 3.
You may heard about Ponoramic mode in camera but it is made only for iPhone 4S, iPhone 5 and iPod Touch 5th. And new Safari option Reading List functions only on iPhone 4, 4S, 5 and iPad 2, iPad 3.
What Devices Are iOS 6 Compatible?
Dear readers just before you tab the upgrade button on your iPhone and get into the iOS 6 upgrade process itself, please just make sure you actually have the competible iDevice. Just because the new iOS 6 arrives with some new huge updated features which totally require the have CPU power. That’s why Apple decided to limit the new iOS as they’ve done before for the following devices:
- iPhone 3g
- iPad 1st Generation
- iPod Touch 3rd Generation
So for those models you have to stay on your current iOS version. And here is the list of iDevices compatible for iOS 6 update:
- iPhone 5
- iPhone 4s
- iPhone 4
- iPhone 3GS
- The New iPad (aka iPad 3)
- iPad 2
- iPod touch 4th generation
iOS 6 Update
There are two methods of updating your iPhone, iPad or iPod touch to iOS 6:
- over a local Wi-Fi network
- from your computer using the lattest iTunes
Install iOS 6 update over the air [WIFI]: If youve used an iOS device before, youre probably fairly familiar with the process of downloading app updates from the App Store app. As with the App Store, iOS devices running iOS 5 or later periodically check out new iOS updates. When one is available, a red badge appears on the Settings app. So to download the update just open device Settings and navigate to General -> Software Update. There, you see some brief details about the upgrade along with a button to set up it.
NOTE: If you know an update is available, however your device is not yet displaying it, you can actually push iOS to check for the update by navigating towards the Software Update screen. You dont want your device to shut down before installation is complete, so ensure that it’s got Fifty percent or even more of the battery charge remaining, or is connected to a power source or PC before you begin to install an update over the air.
Install iOS Update using iTunes and PC: This is easy as ABC. The only thing you need is to use our source and Downlod iOS 6 Firmware [IPSW]. Then connect your device to iTunes and hit the SHFT + restore (WINDOWS) or ALT+restore (MAC).
iOS 6 Jailbreak Possibility
It is not the end. Don’t forget about iOS 6 jailbreak. As looking back when iOS 5 was released the iPhone Dev team immediately launched updated Redsn0w and evry one could use it to jailbreak iOS 5 tethered. So in this case I hope that iPhone Dev team will do the same and we all can immediately jailbreak our devices into tethered mode and enjoy Cydia and jailbreak apps and tweaks. That’s why stay tuned with us and you will be the first who will find out what tool is the best to jailbreak iOS 6.
iOS 6 Unlock Possibility
The situation with jailbreak is more clearer than unlock problem. There is now hope to see some new and free unlocking tool for your iPhone. All methods is paid and you can also choose one of them and try to not catch a scam with no money back. Forget about Ultrasn0w or other free tool. There is only one method to unlock iOS 6 baseband is to use cheap IMEI unlocking service and get permanent factory unlock.