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Iphone Frozen in Boot Screen

Dear friend,

Tks for your answer, however, when I perform the restore by iTunes, the same behavior happens, which means the iphone keeps in the boot screen frozen.

I really don't know what to do. Would it be possible to perform a "lower level" restore? By hardware in the worst case? Maybe the best way supposed to be connect some boot SW script.

Have you already lead with this kind of "more complex" errors with iphone?


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  • carlos_ABC May 09, 2008

    Tks for your response..

    Unfortunately it has not worked.

    I suppose it is a serious and more complex problem instead of a simple locking.

    I am really messed...

  • Joel915 May 23, 2008

    I installed "Mobile Enhancer" from installer and it told me to restart iphone to take effect. I turned it off and when I turned it back on it displayed the apple and then this:


    AppleMRVL868x: Ethernet address 00:1c:b3


    AppleMRVL868x: Command line options and

    current values used by driver

    AppleMRVL868x: marvel-debug=0xc8

    AppleMRVL868x: marvell-feature-flags


    AppleMRVL868x: marvell-inactivity-ti


    AppleMRVL868x: marvell-powersave-tim


    AppleMRVL868x: marvell-powersave-lis


    AppleMRVL868x: marvell-ps-confirm-de


    AppleMRVL868x: marvell-retry-limit=1


    AppleMRVL868x: marvell-sdio-pulldown


    AppleMRVL868x: WTE=0x0

    AppleMRVL868x: Loading Main Program

    AppleMRVL868x: Firmware Loaded.

    AppleMRVL868x Hardware Details:

    Firmware Version: 8.108.3.p65 (0x41086


    I/O Version: 0x0002

    Hardware Version: 0x0011

    Mac Address: 00:1c:b3:46:65:5b

    :/ root#

    I can't sync it with iTunes. I restarted it again by pressing both buttons and same thing happens. Any help please?

  • Anonymous Jul 10, 2008

    AppleMRVL868x: WTE=0x0
    AppleMRVL868x: Loading Main Program
    AppleMRVL868x: Firmware Loaded.
    AppleMRVL868x Hardware Details:
    Firmware Version: 8.108.3.p65 (0x41086
    I/O Version: 0x0002
    Hardware Version: 0x0011
    Mac Address: 00:1c:b3:46:65:5b
    :/ root#



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If the software fix doesn't resolve it you can always replace the logic board, the part is on Ebay. Here's a guide on how to disassemble an iPhone. Maybe a tech savy friend can do it for you. If you want to pay to have somebody else do it for you there are third party iPhone Repair Services.

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Mmm there is a solution for your problem, BUT it will let your iPhone whitout WIFI...

I had the same problem...
first all download iBooter..

the execute the program (your iphone must be on restore mode) then... write this lines:
setenv wifiaddr
printenv wifiaddr

then restar the machine and WOALA your iphone will not be frozen but whitout wifi and the battery time SUCKS

******* IPHONE I HATE IT!!!!!!!!!!! 400 Dolars in the trash

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Hello again!

try to restore option first on your iphone.

step 1: Make sure you have an Internet connection and have installed iTunes 7.4 or later from .

Step 2: Connect iPhone or iPod touch to your computer.

Step 3: In iTunes, select iPhone or iPod touch in the Source pane and click the Summary tab.

Step 4: Click "Check for Update." iTunes will tell you if there's a newer version of the iPhone or iPod touch software available.

Step 5: Click Update to install the latest version of the software. Or click Restore to restore iPhone or iPod touch to its original settings (this erases all data on iPhone or iPod touch). Follow the onscreen instructions to complete the restore process.

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