Most of you will want to sit down and download all necessary updates for iOS 5 via iTunes.
However, for those who don’t want to sit and wait, you have the option to download the iOS 5 update directly, bypassing the stagnant iTunes servers.
So, if you want to save your time or your connection is bad, you can consider downloading directly and we are here to help you with that.
Everything in order.
You will need iTunes 10.5. Once you have this, you will want to download the appropriate iOS 5 update for your device. The links you see below belong to us. iBataglia:
So, download again what you need.
Open iTunes 10.5 and click the ‘Check for Update’ button while holding down the Option button (Mac) or Shift button (PC). When you do this, you will be prompted to select the file you just downloaded.
Soon, you will be upgraded to iOS 5 and all will be well in the world.
If you’re worried about selecting the wrong file or corrupting your iOS device, wait for the update, but if you can identify your device correctly this is a faster way to get iOS 5.