iPhone

iPhone OS 3.0 Software Update

The free iPhone OS 3.0 Software Update includes some great new features, as well as all the features from previous updates. iPhone OS 3.0 also lets you run the next generation of iPhone apps, like peer-to-peer games1 and more. If you’ve never updated before, now is the perfect time.

Updating is easy. Learn how

How to install.

Step 1.

Make sure you are using iTunes 8.2. Connect your iPhone to your computer.

Download iTunes 8.2

Step 2.

When iTunes opens, select your iPhone under Devices in the Source List on the left.

Step 3.

In the iPhone Summary pane, click Check for Update.

Step 4.

Click Download and Install. Do not disconnect your iPhone until the update has finished.

Cut, Copy, Paste and Landscape Keyboard MMS Spotlight Search

Cut, Copy & Paste

Quickly and easily cut, copy, and paste text from application to application. Select entire blocks of web text with a tap. Copy and paste images from the web, too.

Landscape Keyboard

Want more room to type? Rotate iPhone to landscape to use a larger keyboard in Mail, Messages, Notes, and Safari.

MMS

Send MMS messages and include photos, audio, and contact info.2 Even tap to snap a picture right inside Messages.MMS support from AT&T; coming in late summer.

Spotlight Search

Find what you’re looking for across your iPhone, all from one place. Spotlight searches all of your contacts, email, calendars, and notes, as well as everything in your iPod.

voice memo

Voice Memos

Capture a memo, a meeting, or any audio recording on the go. Voice Memos works with the built-in iPhone microphone or with the mic on your headset.

Calendar

Improved Calendar

Create meetings via Microsoft Exchange ActiveSync and subscribe to calendars with new CalDAV support.

itunes store

Buy Movies, TV Shows, and Audiobooks

Download movies, TV shows, music videos, and audiobooks from the iTunes Store on your iPhone.3

Stocks

Enhanced Stocks App

Get more at-a-glance information and view charts in landscape.

Safari

Safari Improvements

Enjoy faster performance, autofill user names and passwords, and more.

Internet Tethering

Internet Tethering

Share your Internet connection with your laptop with Internet tethering via Bluetooth or USB.44. Tethering is not currently offered in the U.S. and some other countries. See your carrier for availability.

Stereo Bluetooth

Stereo BLUETOOTH®

Connect compatible Bluetooth stereo headphones, car kits, or other accessories.

Auto Wi-Fi Login

Automatic Wi-Fi Login

Log in to a Wi-Fi hotspot and iPhone automatically logs you in when you connect again.

Sync Notes

Sync Notes

Never leave a note behind. Now you can sync all the notes you write on your iPhone back to your Mac or PC.

Parental Controls

Parental Controls

Decide what music, videos, and apps your kids can access.

iTunes Store

iTunes Store Account

Create and log in to one or more iTunes Store accounts directly from your iPhone.5

Parental Controls

YouTube Login

Log in to your YouTube account to save and sync bookmarks and rate favorites.

Shake to Shuffle

Shake to Shuffle

Give iPhone a shake and it shuffles to a different song in your music library.

Shake to Shuffle

New Languages

iPhone supports 30 languages and more than 40 keyboard layouts.

Mobile Me

MobileMe Find My iPhone and Remote Wipe

Find your iPhone if you lose it and protect your privacy with Remote Wipe.

Latest Maps

Run the Latest Apps

Run the next generation of iPhone apps, like peer-to-peer games1 and more.

  1. Peer-to-peer connectivity requires compatible applications, which can be downloaded from the App Store when available.
  2. MMS support from AT&T; coming in late summer. MMS is not supported on first-generation iPhone. Sending video via MMS is not supported on iPhone 3G.
  3. Downloads over 10MB require a Wi-Fi connection.
  4. Tethering is not currently offered in the U.S. and some other countries. See your carrier for availability.
  5. The iTunes Store is available only to persons age 13 or older in the U.S. and many other countries; see www.apple.com/support/itunes/ww for a list of countries. Requires compatible hardware and software and Internet access; fees may apply. Terms apply. See www.apple.com/itunes/store for more information.

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