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If I upgrade a jailborken iPod to 5 will it brick?

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Hi
I've been wanting to upgrade to iOS 5 since there was rumors about it I have an iPod touch 4g running 4.3.3 jailbroken when I update will It brick my device? Thanks


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post #2 of 4
Nope. Did it myself. You will want to back up your data first though, as I don't know if the update will succeed, but a restore definitely will. Worst case scenario, DFU mode restore and it's back to new, that's all that will happen.
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Nope, pretty much impossible to "brick" an Ipod touch/iPhone.

The JB for iOS5 is a tethered one right now (you must have it hooked up to the computer and JB it each time you reboot it for it to stay JB).

I have put iOS 5 on my kids 3rd gen touch and my wifes 3GS. I have not JB either yet (just to lazy and they don't really care if it is JB or not).
I have not updated my 3gs, waiting for untethered JB first.
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Ok was just wondering cause when i updated from 4.3.3 JB to 4.3.5 non jb I had to have it replaced
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