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How to upgrade to iOS 6 Beta on iPad, iPhone and iPod Touch
The files which I had listed are compatible with iPhone 4 / 4S and new iPad. There are chances that this file might work properly on 3G or even on iPhone 2. But I will not recommend that. You can take that risk on your own. Someone has shared the files on web for those who want iOS 6. As this are not the official files so are less reliable. First thing to get a iOS 6 Beta download you need UDID. The process is bit complicated. First you need to resgister yourself as Apple Developer which will provide you a UDID via which you can get those recent updates on your phone. I had notice on number of different upgrade guides, that they clearly menaion is update is buggy. I tried to find the best possible guide which can help you run the update more easily. I had also tested this on my old device but unfortunately that failed. Risking a new phone that my friend own, I upgraded to iOS 6 and then restored it back. I had used it for some while and found that this OS needs lot of fixes before final release. It is just announced and in coming time this will be more better.
List of Files for iOS 6 Beta Upgrade :
iPod 4G - iPod4,1_6.0_10A5316k_Restore.ipsw
iPhone 3GS - iPhone2,1_6.0_10A5316k_Restore.ipsw
iPhone 4 :
iPad 2 :
You need a compatible phone. I had listed iPhone 4, 4S, 3G, iPod Touch 4G and New iPad for this. I hope you use the most latest one. No Jailbreak version will work here. Restore your iOS version to 5.1.1. This is necessary because I had not found any other version on which the upgrade worked properly and iTunes 10.6.3. All files that I had listed above should be on your system. I had listed and divided the file based on devices. Do read the name of file and try to locate it on web. There is a single ipsw file which will be used for upgrade. I am not sure about the file size. But when I downloaded that for my phone it showed around 800mb and another one for iPad was around 1GB. I do not know why this is so big. To install iOS 6 you will have to use iTunes only. If you had jailbreak your phone or unlocked it, then this upgrade is not recommended for your phone. Do not simply attempt for the upgrade.
Steps to upgrade iOS 6 Beta
Before giving you exact steps here are some warnings. Do not try this on Jailbreak phones. Do not try on older models. Do not run files which are mentioned above on different models. If you love your phone ignore the below steps.
It is not possible that after runnig iOS 6 upgrade each and everything will work properly in the phone. No there are certain stuff which will not work proplery and it would be better if I can list that here. As this is a beta version so there are chances that many thing will not work. Like Siri. If you have mobile below iPhone 4 then Siri will not work. Also I had notice due to some issue Photo Sharing is too affected. Yet there is no option how to fix it, but the more older version model you have the more issue you will face. iOS 6 works well on iPhone 4S. It is said that iOS is filled with new features and support. But this only depends on time what you can expect.
Re: How to upgrade to iOS 6 Beta on iPad, iPhone and iPod Touch
To help you guys I added a small list of link which comes with those download file. This forum does not allow me to post link so I added them all in a notepad file and attached it here. Download this notepad file and copy paste the link in your browser. If you face missing link error, then try the other alternative. I am not sure till what time this unofficial update will be available. Because as per a article I found that this beta version will expire in second week of July and at that time Apple might release some other version.
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