Dev Team recently released PwnageTool 3.1 for MAC OSX that can jailbreak (and unlock) iPod Touch 2G, iPod Touch 1G, iPhone 2G and iPhone 3G. There is no windows version or redsnow available for now. The current release does not work with iPhone 3GS. Here are the official words from iPhone Dev team blog:
GOLDEN RULE: If you are using a 3G iPhone with ultrasn0w and rely on ultrasn0w to obtain cellular service, then you should only upgrade to 3.1 with a PwnageTool created .ipsw. – Stay away from Apple’s direct updates as described here and here please get up to speed on the whole subject by reading the information contained in these posts. If you have an original iPhone (1st generation) then 3.1 unlock works with this PwnageTool release. iPhone 3G users upgrading to 3.1 will need to continue using ultrasn0w with a PwnageTool created 3.1 .ipsw Please read all parts of this post before downloading and using these tools. Read items 1, 2 and 3 again and again. This app is suitable for the recent 3.1 release. This version of PwnageTool will NOT work for the iPhone 3GS. PwnageTool WILL work for Original iPhone (1st Generation), Original iPod touch (1st Generation) and the iPhone 3G.
- Download PwnageTool using the direct download links or torrents given below:
Torrent: Download from PirateBay.
- Download iPhone 2G 3.1 firmware by using direct download links:
- Download iTunes 9 for MAC OSX
- Put the downloaded files in one folder.
- Open up PwnageTool and select Expert mode from top left and click the iPhone that matches your device.
- PwnageTool 3.1 will search for the correct firmware file itself. If not, then browse manually for the ipsw file downloaded in step 1.
- Select General and click Next.
- On this screen, Check “Activate the phone” and “Enable baseband update”. You can change the partition size if you want. It’ll give you more Cydia space.Click Next
- On this screen, check “Neuter Bootloader”, “Unlock baseband” and “Autodelete bootneuter.app”. You can upgrade or downgrade baseband if you want. Click Next. Again hit the next arrow on next screen.
- Select the package installers that you want to install. We recommend both Cydia and Icy.Click Next
- Change logos if you like.Click Next
- Now select “build” and click next. Choose a place to save custom ipsw file.Click Save
- PwnageTool will start building the custom ipsw file.
- Download iPhone 3G 3.1 firmware using direct download links given below:
- Follow all the steps exactly as above.
- Congratulations. You are now a proud owner of an Unlocked and Jailbreaked iPhone 3G 3.1. Enjoy