Download iOS 5 for iPhone, iPad and iPod Touch – Direct Links – No Developer Account Required
If you are not a developer but you want to test iOS 5, then you can download the following files for your iDevice. All iOS 5 firmware ipsw files are below to download for iPhone 4, iPhone 3GS, iPod touch 4G, iPod touch 3G, iPad 1, iPad 2 and Apple TV 2G. This is iOS 5 beta 1 for SDK. iPhone Dev Team have jailbroken iOS 5 using Limerain exploit developed by iOS hacker Geohot, but no ETA has been given yet.
Your iDevice needs to be activated before installing this firmware.
Activate iOS 5 without a developer account.
Bypass the activation process.
Installing this firmware on a non-activated iDevice will make it useless.
iPhone 3GS (609.2MB)
iPhone 4 (GSM, 730.2MB)
iPhone 4 (CDMA, 744.01MB)
Apple TV 2G (4.4, 303.55MB)
iPad 1G (669.66MB)
iPad 2 (WiFi, 677.89MB)
iPad 2 (GSM, 685.17MB)
iPad 2 (CDMA, 691.77MB)
iPod Touch 3G (578.16MB)
iPod Touch 4G (717.74MB)
iTunes 10.5 (Mac OS X, 71.55MB)
iTunes 10.5 (Windows x86/32-bit, 72.48MB)
iTunes 10.5 (Windows x64(64-bit, 74.07MB)
Tip: If you are getting “This device isn’t eligible for the requested build” error while restoring to iOS 5, try this:
- Open the Terminal and type sudo nano /etc/hosts
- Find the line 188.8.131.52 gs.apple.com
- Type in front of it #184.108.40.206 gs.apple.com
- Press Ctrl+O to save hosts file, press enter.
- Restore now.
Topic: iPhone, iPod, iPad
Tags: firmware, jailbreak, ios, iPhone Firmwares, iOS5, ios 5, ipsw, direct links