Apple finally has released an updated version of iOS 5.0.1 for iPhone, iPad, iPod Touch users. The iOS 5.0.1 software update fixes battery issue on iPhone 4S and brings back multitasking gesture to the original iPad.
This Final version of iOS 5.0.1 can be update either by downloading the firmware IPSW file officially from the Apple or through by Over-the-Air which is offered (OTA). iOS 5.0.1 Final can be updated to those devices who already running iOS 5.0, just get it by tapping on Settings > General > Software Update and following the on-screen instructions.
Actually, yesterday we published a post reporting that no to update the Final iOS 5.0.1 Firmware version, if you want an Untethered Jailbreak in iOS 5. There are several hidden features in this new version of iOS, which already discovered and Enabled features like Panorama Camera mode, and the Hidden feature of Andrioid-like autocorrect keyboard .
This new update also contains a fox for the security flaw discovered by Charle Miller. That’s why hackers are warning jailbreakers from upgrading to iOS 5.0.1. If you are looking forward to getting feature iPhone 4S Jailbreak, Untethered Jailbreak, and iPad 2 jailbreak, then you’ve to stay away from this final iOS 5.0.x ipsw update.
The iPhone Dev Team member, MuscleNerd also warned from upgrading to iOS 5.0.1 since you won’t be able to downgrade from the iOS 5.0.1 to iOS 5.01 in the future.
Jailbreakers and unlockers should avoid today’s 5.0.1 until a flow for downgrading to 5.0 is developed.
Downgrade flow needs to be modified for AP “nonce” http://is.gd/b3G0io … saved SHSH blobs are not enough to downgrade to 5.0
The change log states bug fixes, brings back multitasking gestures on the first-generation iPad, the much awaited fix for battery life woes on iOS 5, security fixes, improved Voice Recognition for Australian users and more.
Below are the download links for iOS 5.0.1. The update is also offered as over-the-air (OTA) for those of you who already running iOS 5.0:
Here are the official download links to iOS 5.0.1:
Here’s how to downgrade:
Downgrade iOS 5.0.1 To 4.3.3, 4.3.5 On iPhone 4, 3GS, iPad 2/1, iPod touch [How To Tutorial]