Apple iphone 3G 2.2 update information for rebel simcard users worldwide
It is advisable not to update to the Apple’s new firmware v2.2 with iPhone 3G, as the security has been enhanced hence stopping every single ‘Simcard Unlocking Technique’ to work throughout the world.
What to do if you have already updated the iphone 3G to 2.2 ?
iPhone 3G users who have already updated to the new firmware 2.2 using iTunes can still use rebel simcard with limited options till a new vertion is released very SOON
For other Simcard Unlocking Users who are using other brand unlocking simcard are now locked out thier is no other option available .
Please note that Rebel Simcard can still work as is the most advanced unlocking simcard in the world beacuse it has in built modes and can adapt by changing modes and also the firmware can be updated by users using a USB simcard reader and PC.
to see a video on how to update rebel firmware please see
We here at Rebel, Sell Fully Upgradable and Reprogrammable Simcards so that users dont loose their hard earned money after an update is released by Apple like the 2.2 that has locked out all users other than rebel simcard users.
It is advisable to only purchase a unlocking simcard which has firmware upgradeable option like Rebel SimCard.
We always work on an update to make rebel simcard work in new versions of apple iphone 3g firmware.
An Update is coming soon for all rebel simcard users and if you dont already have a usb programmer to update the rebel simcard we advise to order now so that you can update your rebel simcard firmware in the very near future to allow you iphone 3g to functions with your favourite network operator simcard.
To purchase a usb programmer use please use this link
Users who already have purchased a programmer will be emailed when the next rebel simcard update is relased very soon.
What to do now?
Users who have by mistake updated to version 2.2 via itunes (that means their iPhone Baseband has been updated with much higher security) can still use Rebel Simcard to work in 2G mode enabling them to make and receive calls with 3g mode set to off.
follow the intructions here for using a simcard in 2G mode with iphone 3g
How to use rebel simcard if you have already updated to 2.2 accidently?
Rebel Simcard has again been Worlds First to provide any kind of solution with the newer 2.2 iphone 3g update in the world.
All other unlocking simcards are locked out totally and network signal does not stay. Only with Rebel Simcard one can change mode to 1 can still work for 2g calls and soon use all full 3g and data when we release our new update.
How to change mode of rebel simcard to 1 to use with 2.2
Best to use a any model nokia for fastest way to change the mode and follow the same method as in video below