Saturday, March 10, 2012

How To Unlock iOS 5.1 iPhone 4 With Gevey Sim [ Video ]

After releasing redsn0w 0.9.10 b6  to jailbreak iOS 5.1,  Most of you are wondering how to unlock iOS 5.1 with Gevey Sim ? if you use Gevey SIM to unlock your iPhone 4 on unofficial carrier and you are one from who interested in the newly iOS 5.1 which released in the new iPad Media Event, so you have to follow the below procedure to keep your Gevey SIM working on your iPhone 4. Let's check the guide after the jump.

Unlock iPhone 4 5.1 Gevey SIM
As most unlockers know that Gevey SIM can only unlock iPhone 4 on specific basebands, so when you decide to update to any new version of iOS, you MUST update to custom firmware. As updating your iPhone 4 to stock iOS 5.1 will kill your Gevey SIM functionality. So we writing this article to show you how to avoid falling in this trap.

What's Gevey Sim Unlock :

Gevey SIM is able only to unlock iPhone 4 on those basebands (4.10.01 – 3.10.01 – 2.10.04 – 1.59.00). So in the below guide we will show you how to update your iPhone 4 to 5.1 with preserving the above unlockable basebands. This step can be done using Redsn0w, as it will cook custom firmware which will be used with iTunes to restore your iPhone 4 to iOS 5.1
Download Requirements to unlock iOS 5.1 with Gevey Sim :
  • Download iOS 5.1 for iPhone 4, 3GS, iPod touch and iPad
  • Download Redsn0w 0.9.10b6 for [ Windows ]
  • Download Redsn0w 0.9.10b6 for [ Mac ]
  • Download iTunes 10.6 for [ Windows & Mac ]

How to unlock iOS 5.1 / iPhone 4 using Gevey SIM :

Step 1: Connect your iPhone 4 with your PC via USB and open Redns0w you just downloaded above.
Step 2: Start Redsn0w, press on “Extras” > “Custom IPSW” and then point Redns0w to iOS 5.1 ipsw firmware that you downloaded above.

Now Redsn0w will start cooking your custom iOS 5.1 ipsw firmware.
Unlock iPhone 4 5.1 Gevey SIMStep 3: Click on “Pwned DFU”

Step 4: Now make sure your device is both OFF and PLUGGED IN to the computer before you click “Next”.
Unlock iPhone 4 5.1 Gevey SIM
At this stage you will be presented with a screen where you will be guided on how to enter DFU mode. Quickly hold “Power” button and then while holding the “Power” button, you will now have to hold “Home” button too. Now after few seconds release “Power” button but keep holding “Home” button until installation begins.
Step 5: Open iTunes, then Restore your iPhone 4 to the Custom iOS 5.1 ipsw (the file name begins with NO_BB).
Congratulations, now you have updated your iPhone 4 to 5.1 with preserving the old basebands, so now you can use Gevey SIM to unlock iPhone 4. If you are new in using Gevey SIM, you can follow the simple steps in the below embedded video:
Check The Following Video [ Guide ] :