Download iOS 4.0 IPSW

Download iOS IPSW for iPhone 3G

Build: 8A293
Baseband: 05.13.04
Release date: Jun 21, 2010
SHA1 Hash: ee1eba9281b902d7ff3f24d50f9aebff0df27f92
Features, Updates, Bugfix, and Changelog of iOS :

    iPhone and iPod touch only (2nd generation or higher)

  • Limited support on iPhone 3G
  • Multitasking
  • User interface for app switching by double clicking home button
  • Portrait orientation lockP3,P4,T3
  • iPod control widget
  • Facetime direct video calling ability over WiFi (iPhone 4 only)
  • iBooks sync support through iTunes for iPhone and iPod Touch
  • iAd mobile advertising network
  • Settings
    • App-specific location settings
    • Cellular data toggle (On/Off)
    • “Complex Password” setting: passwords with alphabet characters and numbers
    • Simple Passcode Lock (4 digit number) option
    • New Wallpapers
    • Wallpaper available for home screenP3,P4,T3
    • New Wallpaper preview for home screen and lock screen
    • Set up Internet Tethering
    • New Gmail and Exchange icons in Mail, Contacts, Calendars account settings
    • Support multiple Exchange accounts
    • Custom Dictionary
    • Airplane Mode for iPod touch
    • Separated Sounds settings from General settings
  • Home Screen
  • Ability to categorize apps into folders with default folder naming based on category name in App Store
  • Up to 2,160 instead of 180 visible apps (12 apps per folder)
  • Folder name supports up to 13 characters
  • Custom Home screen wallpaper
  • Increased screen resolution
  • Dock redesigned to that of the iPad
  • Rate on deleting app removed
  • Default utilities folder which contains the clock, calculator, voice memos and compass apps
  • Revised SpringBoard scrolling
  • Camera
    • Up to 5x digital (as opposed to optical) zoom feature on the camera app
  • Photos
    • Categorized by Albums, Faces, Events and Places (under iPhoto in Mac OS X)
    • Select multiple photos for mass deletion
    • Support landscape mode
  • Camera Roll
    • Categorization by All, Photos and Videos
    • Support landscape mode
  • App Store
    • Ability to gift apps
  • Maps
    • Unified “locate me” icon
    • Background location icon shown on status bar
  • iPod
    • Playlist creation on device
    • Nested playlists
    • Lyrics and Podcast info on Setting
    • Volume control with Bluetooth headsets
    • Art in Album View
  • Notes
  • Notes syncing with MobileMe, Gmail IMAP and Yahoo! Mail
  • Accounts management appears if Syncing is enabled
  • Notes setting below Mail, Contacts, Calendars Settings if syncing is enabled
  • Moved search box into title bar
  • Calendar
  • Birthday calendar
  • CalDAV invitations
  • Ability to edit which calendar an event is located in after the initial saving
  • Ability to select any combination of calendar categories to view
  • Contacts
    • Unified Info by linking contacts from different accounts
    • CardDAV
    • Streamlined “New Contact” Screen
  • Spotlight
    • Search with Web or Wikipedia
    • Search Messages
  • Safari (Webkit version 532.9)
    • Bing is now a search option, along with Google and Yahoo
    • Recent Searches below search field
    • Top Hit in Search
    • Suggestions appear below search field for all 3 Search Engines
    • Unified “Search” keyboard button when search field being used
    • In-Page Audio Playback
  • Voice Control
    • The ability to ask what the current time isP3,P4,T3
  • YouTube
    • Rotate & Zoom Videos in vertical and horizontal Position
    • Latest 480pp for smoother and quicker video playback
  • Accessibility
    • Larger fonts in Mail, SMS & alertsP3,P4,T3
    • Automatically speak auto-corrections and auto-capitalizations
  • Message
    • Include a Search bar
    • Character count (Can be enabled or disabled in Settings -> Messages screen)
    • Failed SMS Notification
    • Option to toggle off the ability to send group messages
  • Mail
    • Unified Inboxes
    • Edit from Outbox
    • Support for multiple Exchange accounts
    • File & delete Mail search results
    • Organize By Thread in Mail
    • Quicklook attachments
    • Open attachments by registered filetype with corresponding Apps from App Store
    • Smart Links For Dates and Addresses
    • Contact Pictures in Emails
    • Create Calendar events from dates within emails
  • International
    • Spell Check
    • Added Cangjie and Wubihua Keyboards for Simplified and Traditional Chinese
    • Text replacement between Simplified and Traditional Chinese
    • Switch keyboard shortcut (holding the “earth” button on keyboard for a while)
    • Added support for Danish voice control
    • New Language added (Catalan, Hungarian, Vietnamese)
    • Fixed Tamil Language Font
    • Added AZERTY and QWERTZ keyboard layouts, beside QWERTY
    • Improved Devanagari Font
      • Changed to Sans-Serif Font
      • ‘Aw’ character (?) still does not render properly
  • Other
    • Support for Apple Bluetooth keyboardsP3,P4,T3
    • Persistent Wi-Fi
    • Added support for iBooks application
    • Wake on Wireless
    • Auto-join and Auto-login and IPv6 on individual Wi-Fi Networks setting
    • Enhanced data protectionP3,P4,T3
    • Wireless app distribution
    • Mobile device management
    • SSL VPN support (both Juniper and Cisco)
    • Microsoft Exchange Server 2010 support
    • Improved Bluetooth driver for A2DP devices
    • Improved iOS animations
  • Note: iPod Touch 1st gen and Original iPhone devices are not supported, while iPhone 3G and iPod touch 2nd gen have limited support. iPhone 4, iPhone 3GS, and iPod touch 3rd gen are all fully supported.

File name: iPhone1,2_4.0_8A293_Restore.ipsw

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