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blacksn0w iPhone 3GS 3.1.2 unlock now live

blacksn0w iPhone 3GS 3.1.2 unlock now live

iPhone 3.1.2 unlock tool blacksn0w has been released, a day ahead of the promised schedule.  Available as a free download from blackra1n.com, the software allows the latest version of Apple's iPhone 3G and iPhone 3GS firmware to be carrier-unlocked, freeing you from the tyranny of whichever network you bought it from.  According to creator George Hotz, the unlock is also faster than before, by around 15 seconds in fact.

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blacksn0w iPhone 3.1.2 unlock coming November 4th [Video]

blacksn0w iPhone 3.1.2 unlock coming November 4th [Video]

Been waiting for an unlock for your iPhone 3GS?  Thanks to George Hotz, who goes by the handle of Geohot and offers the blackra1n unlock tool, a new version - blacksn0w - capable of unlocking iPhone OS 3.1.2 will be launched on November 4th.  According to Hotz, one unlocking company has gone as far as to offer him $10,000 for the necessary code; however the good news is that the  blacksn0w unlock will remain free.

Problem is, that won't stop various less-than-honest unlock merchants from "borrowing" blacksn0w and charging iPhone owners for what they could readily do themselves for free.  Hotz is asking people to share the information about his - and the iPhone Dev Team's - offerings, to try to reduce the number of people conned into paying unnecessarily.

Video demo of the unlock after the cut

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