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iPhone 3GS Will Not Support iOS 5.x?

iPhone 3GS Will Not Support iOS 5.x?

Posted May 24, 2011 at 11:38am by iClarified · 18865 views
Mobile-Review Editor-in-Chief Eldar Murtazin is reporting that Apple will drop support for the iPhone 3GS in iOS 5.x.

Murtazin made the following tweet earlier today.

Just one comment. Apple iPhone 3Gs wont be upgradable to iOS 5.x. iPhone 4 will.

The source of Murtazin's statement is unclear; however, considering that iOS 5.x is supposed to be a large update it makes sense for Apple to try and avoid the same problems it had with the iPhone 3G on iOS 4.x.

It also seems to suggest that iOS 5.x would a launch alongside a new device; otherwise, Apple would be left with only one device on its latest operating system.

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iPhone 3GS Will Not Support iOS 5.x?
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sphilgdg
sphilgdg - January 13, 2012 at 6:55pm
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Hany Tayel
Hany Tayel - May 26, 2011 at 8:04pm
Is it for sure it's suppose 3GS to still get one or two update in iOS 5???!!!
sourpatch
sourpatch - May 24, 2011 at 10:41pm
I disagree, first and foremost given the fact that IOS 5 is supposed to if you believe rumors to launch either june/july or september time frame. Apple is still selling the 3gs from its store, and Im sure quite a few people would be angry if they are not allowed to upgrade to 5.0 if they had just purchased a new iphone. As with Iphone ios 4.0 and 3g support I am sure there will be support for 5.0 for 3gs thru a certain version, remember the 3gs is not the weak piece of crap that the 3g was!
HarryKojak
HarryKojak - May 24, 2011 at 2:03pm
Well there goes my last reason for hanging onto my 32 gig war horse
billy bob
billy bob - May 24, 2011 at 12:56pm
Dont give a shit ... where is my unlock .....
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