Direct download links for iOS 5.1 (iPhone 4S / 4 / 3GS / iPad / iPod touch)

Apple released iOS 5.1 during their March keynote speech; a keynote where we also saw the 3rd generations of the iPad and AppleTV rolled out. As always, iTunes tends to get a little bit tempramental when it comes to grabbing firmware updates therefore you may well find it easier to download directly from Apple’s servers.


Direct Download links for iOS 5.0.1


With the recent release of an untethered jailbreak for iOS 5.0.1 a plethora of people are updating their iDevices. Some using the OTA mechanism, others by plugging into iTunes. If you haven’t already downloaded the firmware update then you’ll often find iTunes will time out at these busy periods. Thankfully, as always, it’s possible to download those massive firmware files directly from the big fruit and it’s faster too!


How To: Update to iOS 5.0.1

iOS 5.0.1 Update

Chances are your iOS device has already prompted you that there’s an update available to install. Many people just ignore these in the same way they do App Store updates. Thankfully, it’s really easy to kick off that installer and update your device


Direct download links for iOS 5

iOS 5 is out. Apple’s servers are melting under the load of people trying to download it, Mac updates, iTunes updates and other software updates like iPhoto and Apeture. Thankfully, there is a faster way to download the firmware updates.


Apple TV also gets iOS 4.2 firmware update

We were expecting the second generation Apple TV platform to get iOS 4.1 today, with all other iDevices getting iOS 4.2; however we were quite surprised when we found that Apple TV is also getting iOS 4.2.x