How to Update iPod Touch to Firmware 3.1 for Free

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I think everyone already  know that Apple has released iPhone and iPod Touch firmware OS software version 3.1 The new OS 3.1 is now available for free download for iPhone users but iPod Touch users have to pay $4.95 if they want to upgrade to the latest firmware.

But you don’t have to worry because, below steps will help you to upgrade iPod Touch to 3.1 Firmware For Free.

1. First  Download iTunes 9

2. Download iPod Touch 3.1 Firmware from below  links.

iPod Touch 1G 3.1 Firmware

iPod Touch 2G 3.1 Firmware

iPod Touch 3G 3.1 Firmware

3. Now Connect your iPod Touch to your PC or MAC

4. Run iTunes 9

5. Select iPod Touch from the device list.

6. a)For Windows, Click Shift + Restore.

b)For Mac, hold Option + Restore

7. Browse or select  firmware 3.1(ipsw files ) that you downloaded in step 2.

8.Don’t disconnect  until iTunes has completed updating  your iPod Touch.

Thats it! Have Fun

Download Firmware file using Firefox browser,change to .ipsw extension if the saved file default extension is .zip.