PwnageTool for iOS 4.1 on iPhone 3GS: How To Release

With the use of iOS 4.1 custom firmware, an unofficial version of Pwnage Tool has been released for users to jailbreak their iPhone 3GS’s.

To enable the Ultrasn0w software to unlock and jailbreak the device, users will have to have an officially supported SIM or phonebook SIM card method. According to Taimur Asad at Redmond Pie, the Pwnage Tool version available will not support hacktivation. If you are not aware, you can jailbreak or unlock the 3G by using Ultrasn0w software, without the need to upgrade the baseband thus allowing you to upgrade to the new firmware.

Redmond Pie have noted down a step by step instruction guide on how to jailbreak the iPhone 3GS (old bootrom) on iOS 4.1 with the use of the Pwnage Tool.

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  • Pete

    Will this work for a 3G?

  • Joe

    does this work on new bootrom?