Unlock iPhone 3Gs on iOS 6.1 Firmware with Ultrasnow 1.2.8
The iPhone 3Gs is one of the oldest smartphones in Apple’s lineup, so it comes as no surprise many retro fans today still have this smartphone. Of course keeping the iPhone 3Gs up to date with most of the up and coming IOS firmwares maybe a hassle, but it’s a hassle a fan will always deal with. The iPhone 3Gs is capable of functioning properly on an unlocked iOS 6.1 firmware.
Using Ultrasn0w 1.2.8 we will be able to unlock a jailbroken iPhone 3Gs functioning on the iOS 6.1. Ultrasn0w has been around for quite a while in the jailbreaking and unlocking world and they never cease to provide us will all the necessary jailbreaks/unlocks we require to continue using our smartphones on a free basis. Let us get into what we will need to make sure before we try to unlock the iPhone 3Gs on the iOS 6.1 firmware!
Most importantly we must make sure that the iPhone 3Gs is properly jailbroken on the iOS 6.1 firmware! Another thing you will need to know is that the ultrasn0w 1.2.8 unlock only works for the iPhone 4 and iPhone 3Gs!
Now let us get into the steps we will need to take to unlock the iPhone 3Gs!
Step 1: First make sure that your is properly jailbroken, and if not you can use snowbreeze or evasi0n to do so!
Step 2: Open Cydia and add the following source: cydiaheaveniPhone.com
Step 3: Search Cydia for the ultrasn0w 1.2.8 unlock fixer for the iOS 6.1 firmware!
Step 4: Once located, select and install the firmware and wait for the installation process to finish.
Step 5: After the installation is complete, the unlocking process will automatically commence, wait for the unlocking phase to complete as well!
Step 6: Now that the unlocking phase has been completed, you must now reboot your device!
Congratulations! After having rebooted your device, your iPhone 3Gs should now properly be functioning unlocked on the iOS 6.1 firmware!