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iPhone OS 2.1 Software Update Now Available For Download

iPhone Software 2.1Apple iPhone Software Update 2.1 is now available for downloading, the much awaited iPhone update includes many bug fixes and improvements, most notable being fix for in call set-up failures, dropped calls, better battery life, improved accuracy of 3G signal strength display and dramatically reduced backup time.

According to Apple website the 2.1 update includes:

* Decrease in call set-up failures and dropped calls
* Significantly better battery life for most users
* Dramatically reduced time to backup to iTunes
* Improved email reliability, notably fetching email from POP and Exchange accounts
* Faster installation of 3rd party applications
* Fixed bugs causing hangs and crashes for users with lots of third party applications
* Improved performance in text messaging
* Faster loading and searching of contacts
* Improved accuracy of the 3G signal strength display
* Repeat alert up to two additional times for incoming text messages
* Option to wipe data after ten failed passcode attempts
* Genius playlist creation

To install the latest iPhone Update:

  1. Connect your iPhone to your computer and launch iTunes (make sure you are using iTunes 8).
  2. Select your iPhone under Devices from iTunes.
  3. In the iPhone Summary pane, click Check for Update.
  4. Click Download and Install.
  5. Let the process finish, Do not disconnect your iPhone until the update has finished.

Note: If you are using an hacked/ unlocked/ jailbroken iPhone, the update might render it un-operable.



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