Lead iPhone Dev Team hacker MuscleNerd has updated us with the latest developments of iPhone 4S Unlock on iOS 5.0 and iOS 5.0.1 firmware . Unlocking iPhone 4S is now a step closer with the Dev Team hackers being able to dump the bootrom which is based on Qualcomm Baseband (shown in the image below) .
Update : More iPhone Unlock Solution with step by step unlock tutorial
- GPP Sim (iPhone 4S)
- TPSim (iPhone 4S)
- R-Sim ( iPhone 4S)
- Gevey Sim ( iPhone 4 )
- Gevey Ultra S Sim (iPhone 4S)
- UltraSn0w (iPhone 4)
What it means ?
Baseband controls how your iPhone connects with the cellular network . Having the baseband bootrom dumped will allow hackers to find any baseband crash which can then be used to inject the unsigned code or exploit via bootrom protocol , hence enabling the carrier unlock . After the phone is unlocked , it can be used with any carrier around the world.
This unlock should be released in the form of Ultrasn0w app on Cydia requiring you to Jailbreak your iPhone 4S . There is no ETA as when this unlock will be released and if it will also support Unlocking of iPhone 4 and iPhone 3GS on baseband 04.11.08 iOS 5 firmware .
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