It is starting - the iPhone 4 gets the unlock treatment

With the mounting antenna and data speed issues, users can find some solace in the official confirmation of a hack that unlocks the iPhone 4. While European handsets ship unlocked by default, the US ones so far could not be used outside of AT&T's reach.

The new basebands on which the iPhone 4 operates meant the entire ultrasn0w unlocking software had to be started from scratch. The fine gents from the iPhone Dev Team have managed to do just that - their tweets mention a software unlocked iPhone 4 up in Canada. Judging from the pictures and video below, Apple's finest has indeed allowed Bell Canada's signal to pierce through its steel-and-glass armor.

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source: RedmondPie via Slashgear

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