Sad news for iPhone 4, 3GS and iPod Touch owners secretly hoping for Siri to make it to their devices. Well, legally at least.
A concerned customer has sent Apple engineers a bug report suggesting the company release a special 5.0.1 version of iOS with Siri being enabled for legacy iOS devices such as the aforementioned ones. Unfortunately, the answer from Apple wasn’t what the guy has been hoping for.
Here’s the response from Apple’s engineering division:
So, the only option for users of older devices, which find Siri desirable, is either go for the new iPhone 4S or go outlaw and look for an unofficial port.