blackra1n RC3 has finally arrived! It is most reliable and fastest jailbreaking/unlocking creation till data by GeoHot, it can be used to jailbreak and unlock iPhones on firmware 3.1.2. Latest RC3 version of blackrain comes with blacksn0w, which can be used to unlock 05.11.07 baseband iPhone 3G/3GS running on 3.1.X firmware, and it's the first tool on earth to do so!
For unlocking your iPhone, first you will need to jailbreak it. Please follow following step wise instructions to jailbreak your iPhone 2G/3G/3GS or iPod Touch 2G/3G.
- Your iPhone 2G,3G,3GS/iPod Touch should be on latest firmware 3.1.2, Download from here if you are still on previous firmwares.
- Latest version of iTunes, Download from here if you don't have it.
Steps for Jailbreaking Firmware 3.1.2 with blackra1n RC3
NOTE: If you are already on jailbroken version of iPhone 3.1.2 firmware, please click here for complete instructions for unlocking iPhone 3.1.2 on 05.11.07 baseband.
Step-1. Download Blackra1n RC3 tool for Windows or MAC (Download links given at the end of post)
Step-2. Now start blackra1n RC3 tool, Please note that if you are on Windows 7 or Vista, run the app with "Windows XP Compatibility" mode by enabling it from the "Properties" tab, it will prevent any unnecessary error during jailbreak process.
Step-3. After execution of blackra1n tool, following window will appear, click on "make it rain".
Step-4. Now just wait till your iPhone automatically reboot, blackra1n tool will automatically jailbreak your iPhone.
Step-5. After this, you should see "blackra1n" in the list of applications on your iPhone. You need to run "blackra1n", download Cydia and let it install it.
That's all! You should now have your iPhone/iPod jailbreaked on 3.1.2 firmware.
Unlock iPhone 3.1.2 firmware 05.11.07 Baseband
After jailbreaking your iPhone/iPod on 3.1.2 firmware, you should proceed with unlocking it. Please follow complete instruction posted here for unlocking iPhone 3G/3GS on 3.1.2 firmware and 05.11.07 Baseband.