Soon after releasing iTunes 10.2.1 update, Apple has just released iOS 4.3 final for iPhone 4/3GS, iPod Touch 4G/3G, iPad 2/1st Gen & Apple TV 2G. The build of iOS 4.3 final is same as iOS 4.3 GM which was released last week for developers only. To update your iDevice to iOS 4.3, just connect it to iTunes and hit the Update button or use the direct download links to iOS 4.3 IPSWs after the break.
What’s New in iOS 4.3:
- Improved AirPlay: The AirPlay feature which was introduced by Apple in iOS 4.2 has been dramatically improved in iOS 4.3. Now you can AirPlay songs, movies or photos from 3rd party apps directly to your Apple TV.
- iTunes Home Sharing: Now with Home Sharing feature of iOS 4.3, you can play any song or video on your iPhone, iPod Touch or iPad that is stored on your desktop’s iTunes library. Ofcourse you will be needing an active Wi-Fi connection and Apple ID for authentication.
- Personal Hotspot: With Personal Hotspot feature of iOS 4.3, you can turn your iPhone 4 into a Wi-Fi router which can share its internet-connection with 3 Wi-Fi enabled devices at the same time.
- iPad Orientation Lock: With iOS 4.3 Orientation Lock feature for iPad, you can turn your iPad mute switch into a rotation lock switch.
- Special Video Effects: This feature is for FaceTime fans. Now during FaceTime chat, you can add special effect to your iDevice camera including X-Ray and Thermal effect.
iOS 4.3 History:
1st Beta of iOS 4.3 was released on 12th January, 2011
2nd Beta of iOS 4.3 was released on 19th January, 2011
3rd Beta of iOS 4.3 was released on 12th Feburary, 2011
iOS 4.3 GM was released on 4th March, 2011. iOS 4.3 GM has been already jailbroken on iPhone 4/3GS, iPod Touch 4G/3G and iPad.
For Jailbreakers & Unlockers:
Those iPhone users who rely on unlock, should stay away from these stock iOS 4.3 IPSWs. Upgrading your iPhone 4 to stock iOS 4.3 will upgrade its baseband to 05.10.01. Similarly, restoring iOS 4.3 stock IPSW on your iPhone 3GS will upgrade its baseband to 05.16.00. At this moment, there is no exploit available that could crash and unlock any of these basebands. We will update you as soon as there will be an unlock available for these basebands. Stay tuned!
Download iOS 4.3 Final for iPhone 4 [iPhone3,1_4.3_8F190_Restore.ipsw]
Download iOS 4.3 Final for iPhone 3GS [iPhone2,1_4.3_8F190_Restore.ipsw]
Download iOS 4.3 Final for iPod Touch 4G [iPod4,1_4.3_8F190_Restore.ipsw]
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Download iOS 4.3 Final for 1st-Gen iPad [iPad1,1_4.3_8F190_Restore.ipsw]
Download iOS 4.3 Final for iPad 2 (Wifi) [iPad2,1_4.3_8F191_Restore.ipsw]
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