When iOS 6 was released there were millions who upgraded to the new version which brought over 200 new features, but some of you might not have upgraded because there was a chance you would have lost your unlock. Well worry not folks as you can unlock your iPhone 4 baseband 4.12.02 on iOS 6 using SAM unlock activation tickets.
Unlock iPhone 4 On iOS 6
iOS 6 brings a new baseband that is a what you might called it a minor-update for the unlock as the baseband is now 4.12.02. Well folks those of you who had saved the SAM unlock activation tickets are in for a luck as you can unlock your iPhone running on iOS 6.
SAM unlock activation tickets are the key for unlocking any iPhone no matter which baseband or which firmware it is running on. So let’s take a look on how to unlock iPhone 4 baseband 4.12.02 on iOS 6.
Unlock iPhone iOS 6 Using SAM Unlock
At first I had my doubts whether these activation tickets will work on iOS 6 or not but as it has turned out they do in fact unlock iPhone on the latest firmware from Apple.
I talked to a couple of people who had success in unlocking their iPhone and they mentioned it to me that the process was the same as before. The same restoring process which we had a guide about quite a long time ago.
So I used unlock activation tickets to unlock an iPhone running on iOS 6 and Voila! The iPhone 4 was unlocked on iOS 6 using the SAM activation tickets.
The title mentions “unlock iPhone 4…” because I tried this method on an iPhone 4 and it worked. Those of you who have iPhone 4S can use the exact method to unlock your iPhone using the saved activation tickets.
Guide To Unlock iPhone On iOS 6
- iPhone jailbroken on iOS 6. You can use redsnow 0.9.13dev4 to jailbreak your iPhone.
- Saved SAM unlock activation tickets.
Guide Works On:
- iPhone 4 (tested)
- iPhone 4S (not tested but will work)
- iPhone 3GS (not tested but will work)
Procedure To Unlock iOS 6
STEP 1: Download redsnow and head over to Extras > Even More > Tickets
STEP 2: Once you click Tickets , simply select the lockdown.zip file when you created a backup for your activation tickets.
Note: If you back up your activation tickets manually you can simply select the plist file.
STEP 3: Redsnow will show a message saying that tickets are being uploaded.
STEP 4: Once completed, reboot your device (this is a tethered boot so you will need to “Just Boot” this time).
STEP 5: Now insert the SIM card that was associated with the unlock activation ticket.
That is it folks, you will now have an unlocked iPhone running on iOS 6.
If you have tried this method, let us know if this procedure to unlock iPhone on iOS 6 worked or not for you in the comment section below.