Jailbreak iOS 5.1 for iPhone, iPad, iPod Touch Using RedsnOw 0.9.10b6
An extremely happening news for all the iOS 5.1 users you can now Jailbreak iOS 5.1 for iPhone, iPad, iPod Touch(A4 devices) Using RedsnOw 0.9.10b6 . The iPhone Dev team have come up with convenient and safe method to Jailbreak iOS 5.1 using the upgraded version of RedsnOw.
Now, this process that has been developed is basically SemiTether. In tethered jailbreak you have to connect your device to your Windows Pc or Mac each time you boot. The Semitethered process offers better convenience as you do not need to connect your device to your Windows Pc or Mac each time you boot but since there are limited features you will have to opt for booted tethered for smooth functioning.
Before beginning the process to Jailbreak iOS 5.1 you must take into account following points.
This process works only for iPhone, iPad, iPod Touch (A4 devices). It is not meant for iPad 2 and iPhone 4s.
The tethered process maybe cumbersome as you have to connect your device to your Windows pc or Mac every time you boot. Alternately you may downgrade to iOS 5.0.1.
You must read and follow the steps carefully. The procedure you follow is completely at your risk. We do not take responsibility for any damage caused to your device.
Process to Jailbreak iOS 5.1 Using Redsn0w 0.9.10b6
To begin with you must download iTunes (10.6)
Open the iTunes that you have downloaded and back up the device.
Now you have to upgrade the firmware of your device.
You can get the download files for iOS 5.1 for your device by clicking here.
Download RedsnOw as per your device that is Windows Pc or Mac.
RedsnOw for Windows
RedsnOw for Mac
Now start the RedsnOw. Firstly select the option Jailbreak once done with it select the option Install Cydia.
Now you prepare to put your device in DFU mode.You must ensure that your device is both off and plugged into the computer.Proceed only when your device off and plugged into the computer.
Now you have to enter the DFU mode. Proceed by following the onscreen instructions.
It must be noted that this step is to be followed at the time when you have to reboot your device after it is switched off.
Open RedSnOw. Select the option Extras and the option Just boot.
The Semitethered process offers convenience as you do not need to connect your device to your Windows Pc or Mac each time you boot but since there are limited features you may opt for booted tethered via RedsnOw for smooth functioning.You can get it for free from BigBoss repo.
Congrats you are done with the process to Jailbreak iOS 5.1 for iPhone, iPad, iPod Touch Using Redsn0w 0.9.10b6 .