Jailbreak as the name literally means, break the limits. iOS Jailbreak means break the limits of the iOS itself.
To jailbreak a device one needs to access the root system of the particular iOS. For this purpose there are several iOS Jailbreak tools have been released.
What are iOS Jailbreak tools released so far?
This differs from one iOS to another as the techniques are differ from one iOS to another.
Let's check one by one.
How to download iOS Jailbreak tools
This can be done in two different ways. Both methods are mentioned as below and is availale now.
- Online method - No Computer method
- Computer method - PC method
Online Method to download Jailbreak tools
This is the easiest method and most advantageous method. This method requires one important thing. That is TaigOne app. If you have TaigOne, then consider all the jailbreak tools you find are at your doorstep.
Let's see how to have TaigOne first.
Advantages of Online method
- This does not expire from 7 days. Long lasting until you uninstall the tool.
- Easy method of installing
- Do not need any third party apps for installtion process
- Takes lees time - speedy installtion
- Can Uninstall anytime you preffer
Computer Method to download Jailbreak tools
This is the hard method. Anyway for those who like a bit of techy adventure this method is for you. PC method install an .ipa to your machine and then lets you to install it to the iDevice via Cydia impactor.
Let's see how to do this.
Visit http://www.cydiaimpactor.com/ and download the latest version of Cydia Impactor.
Note:Keep in mind to connect your device to the computer
Download relavent .ipa from below list.
- .ipa for iOS 12.1 - 12.1.2 Jailbreak - unc0ver ipa
- .ipa for iOS 12 Jailbreak - unc0ver ipa
- .ipa for iOS 11.4 - 11.4.1 Jailbreak
- .ipa for iOS 11.3 - 11.3.1 Jailbreak
- .ipa for iOS 9.3.5 Jailbreak
Please enter your iCloud account name and password
Either drag and drop the ipa, which can be downloaded from above list. or select 'Devices' from the menu and then select 'Install packages'. Then select on the package you want to install. click on 'Open'
This will take few seconds and then you will find .ipa has been installed to your phone. Enjoy your jailbreak.
Disadvantages of PC method
- Expires from 7 days. You have to re-install every time you re-boot the device.
- lengthy process comparing to Online method.
- Need third party tools as Cydia impactor.
Risks of a jailbreak
Risks and Legal side of a jailbreak
Jailbreak is not illegal by Law. But Apple - the originators does not encourage of a jailbreak as this is something beyond their limitations.
But as experiment friendly human being, users try everyday to skip these limits set by Apple and a s result, Jailbreak has been born.
Jailbreak became officially legal in 2012 by the Library of Congress. They made an exemption to the Digital Millennium Copyright Act. Later iPads became legal to jailbreak. This means you can jailbreak your iDevice anytime you want now.
But mind it - this voids Apple's warranty. But you can revoke the jailbreak anytime you want so that you have a clean slate.
Apps which offers iPhone Jailbreak
There are many apps and services which offers iPhone jailbreak options and tools. Among them you may find scams which will definietly harm the device and of course a harm for your pocket.
Be wise when choosing the most suitable jailbreak option or tool.
Below listed are some of trsuted jailbreak options and services you can use.
- TaigOne (All-in-one jailbreak solution)
- Pong (Jailbreak option)
- Ying (Jailbreak option)
- Yiti apps (Jailbreak alternative)
- Moicons (Jailbreak tweak)
- TweakMo (Jailbreak solution)