You can jailbreak iphone 4s by following the steps below using the latest Absinthe jailbreak released by dev team. The procedure is same for both Windows and Mac operating system. This guide is also applicable for iPad jailbreak.
Before starting the Absinthe A5 jailbreak please check below requirements:
1. iPhone 4S should be running 5.0 or 5.0.1
If your iPhone4s is not running the above ios you can download the latest iOS from this page.
Steps to jailbreak iPhone4s and iPad2 untether using Absinthe.
Step 1: Download the Absinthe jailbreak WindowsMac
Step 2: Once the file is downloaded double click the same to extract the downloaded zip file on to your hard drive. Now open the Absinthe application by double clicking or right click and select open as Administrator.
Step 3: Now connect iPhone 4S to the computer via USB (Remove if you have set any pass codes or VPN settings)
Step 4: You will see below screen just click Jailbreak button to begin the jailbreak process.
Step 5: Jailbreak progress will start and will go through different messages on the screen in the following sequence:
a. Sending initial data
b. waiting for reboot
c. waiting for device to finish booting
d. Preparing jailbreak data
e. Finally Sending payload data.
Step 6: The last message will be ‘Almost done’, Just unlock the screen if necessary, then tap the Jailbreak icon to finish.
Step 7: You will see Absinthe icon on your iPhon4s springboard, tap it to complete jailbreak process (first make sure your WiFi is enabled and connected). Now Absinthe will connect to server and download the Cydia.
Note: Due to heavy load on server you may get error message “Error establishing a database connection” You need to turn your turn VPN on go to Settings —> General —> Network —> VPN and turn it on.
Last Step: May be you get a configuration error and after about a minute your device will reboot with Cydia on the Springboard! Enjoy Your device is jailbroken untethered.
Watch Below Video for Details:
Step 2: Open Absinthe by double clicking the file and connect your ipad2 or iPhone4s to your computer (remember to disable any pass code if you have one)
Step 3: Click the “Jailbreak” button on Absinthe screen as shown below.
Step 4: You will see the progress bar moving and different messages on the Absinthe screen, wait until the progress bar go to end. Now Absinthe is installed on your ipad2 or iphone4s.
Step 5: You will see Absinthe app installed on your iPad2 or iphone4s just tap it to open and make sure your WiFi is connected/enabled. You may have a database error due to load on Absinthe server, keep trying by closing and reopening again and again).
Step 6: Once connected some installation will be there and device will restart.
Cydia will be installed on your device and Now your ipad2 or iPhone4s is jailbroken.
A5 jailbreak for iPad 2 and iPhone 4S, Absinthe can be downloaded from the link below. You can jailbreak by exactly following the tutorial below. Below jailbreak links are applicable for all existing devices i.e. iPhone 4S, iPhone 4, iPhone 3gs, iPod Touch and iPad 1/2/3.
For the time being Absinthe ios jail break for Windows has been released based on command line in which you have to run the file through DOS interface. This is a little complex method but I shall try to make it simple for you. Please follow below steps and if you are not sure then wait until new jailbreak for ipad2 and iphone4s is released that is graphical based.
Step 1: Download the Absinthe zip file and exctract it .. you’ll get a folder called “cinject_0.4.3″ rename that to “jb” and put it in your c: drive just copy the folder and paste in C partition on my computer.
Step 2: Make sure your iphone4s/ ipad2 is connected to the PC and is unlocked.
Step 3: Go to Start > Accessories > Command Prompt
Step 4: ou will see DOS console in black screen. Now in the black console type in order :
a. Type cd c:jb and press enter your prompt will look like this c:/jb>
b. Type cinject.exe -i payloads/jailbreak.mobileconfig and press enter.
Step 5: After this command is completed, you will notice a profile popped up on your iPhone saying jailbreak
Step 6: Install the profile. It then will ask for a password, type your iTunes password and add the source.
Step 7: Go back to the command prompt without doing anything different, in the command prompt:
a. Type the command cinject.exe -j payloads5 and press Enter
b. Type the command: cinject.exe -w and press enter
Step 8: Go to your iPhone/ipad settings –> General —-> Network — > VPN and turn VPN on. It will take some time and now restart your ipad or iPhone4s
Your device now will have Cydia installed and it is jailbroken untethered.
Download A5 jailbreak for the iPhone 4S and iPad 2 from the link below. This new jailbreak has been released today and this is one of the most awaited jailbreaks so far, because in future all were released in less time as compared to this ios 5 jailbreak iPhone 4S. This time we have got different options for jailbreaking that are mentioned in our jailbreak tutorial.
Absinthe is the name given to new Corona jailbreak for iPhone4s and ipad2. Greenpois0n Absinthe supports the following iOS devices and firmwares:
iPhone 4S running iOS 5.0, 5.0.1 (9A405 and 9A406)
iPad 2 Wifi/GSM/CDMA running iOS 5.0.1
In addition Chronic Dev Team has also provided new jail break simple Graphic User Interface which guides easy steps and you just need to download and install the new jailbreak.
Also the new version of RedSn0w will be available soon by Dev team.
You can download jail break for A5 devices from below link:
Click Here to download, install and jailbreak your ios 5 using Absinthe the new jailbreak released recently. Absinthe is a tool for installation of jailbreak untethered ios 5.1 and 5.0.1. Absinthe has been developed by the Chronic Dev Team that installs the untether on your iphone4s and ipad2. Dev Team is also going to release command line tool along with Absinthe to help diagnose issues and repair things in case it goes wrong.
The news of new jailbreak called Absinthe is very hot today and it was mentioned on pod2g’s blog that it is going to be released in few hours. His word are as below:
I know the wait was long, too much long, but it’s about to end! You’d be able to free your iPhone in some hours.
Following is the detail of devices which are compatible with Absinthe jailbreak :
iPhone 4S running iOS 5.0, 5.0.1 (9A405 and 9A406)
iPad 2 Wifi/GSM/CDMA running iOS 5.0.1
I hope the wait for new jailbreak shall be ended very soon which all of us are seeking from many days and it is already late but we have no other choice. I am very thankful for the dev team and pod2g and all others who are helping us in achieving our goals. They have given a link on their blog for making donations which we should even if small amounts.
You can jail break your ipod touch 3 or 4 using the latest version of Sn0wbreeze. Similarly if you have already tried for jail break through RedSn0w and were facing errors you can use this tutorial for ipod touch jailbreak. This guide can be used for jailbreak ios 5.0.1 on iPhone 3gs, iPhone4, iPod Touch or iPad.
Note: Ensure that your ipod touch is having version 5.0.1 (although this jailbreak works with old versions also I suggest to update if you can), go to Settings —-> General —> About and check the Version it may be similar to “5.0.1(9A405)”. If it is not 5.0.1 try to update by going back to Settings —-> General —> “Software Update” or using iTunes. You can download latest iOS by visiting this link.
Once your ipod touch is updated to 5.0.1 now you follow these steps to jail break ipod touch.
1. Download latest Sn0wbreeze 2.9 by visiting this page.
2. Download the zip file and unzip in a folder. Open that folder and double click sn0wbreeze-v2.9.exe to see below screen, now click OK.
3. Now you can download or select the ipsw file which you shall use for jailbreaking ipod touch. The new version has the option of selecting you IPSW file if you have already downloaded this by clicking Browse or you can download directly from Sn0wbreeze window by clicking “iOS firmware are downloadable here” as shown in below screen shot (I recommend to use this option) make sure you have a fast internet connection.
4. Now you have the option of selecting your device and the firmware, after selecting the both options click Start Download. Connect your ipod touch to computer.
5. Wait until the software identifies your IPSW, click next and select “Expert Mode”
6. Select the option of “Build IPSW”
7. Sn0wBreeze will automatically complete the generation of custom IPSW (will take much time 15-20 minutes) the file will be saved on your computer.
8. Now you will put your ipod touch in DFU mode by just following screen instructions.
9. Turn off power of your ipod touch
10. Hold home and power for 10 seconds, now release power button but keep pressed Home button for 10 seconds and iTunes will popup in your Computer (if it doesn’t then run it.)
11. Your ipod touch should be visible in your iTunes left pane. Click your device in left pane and in middle of iTunes screen you have to press Restore but while holding the Shift Key.
12. iTunes will ask the location of custom firmware file which you generated using Sn0wbreeze locate on your computer by browsing and click done. iTunes will restore your ipod touch automatically which is now jailbroken untethered.
Jailbreak for iPhone4s and iPad2 is going to be released shortly if you want to be informed join my site below I will email you whenever it is released.
iPad 2 was also jailbroken by pod2g after he released a video demonstrating that the iPhone4S jailbreak has been done. It was obvious that the jailbreak hack that was used for iPhone4s will also work on iPad2 since both are having same A5. As per the Pod2g in one of his latest blog post, the iPad 2 is fully untethered, as well. I hope the jailbreak for iPhone4s and iPad2 will be released within 2-3 days. Although it is late but we can wait and we don’t have any other choice. You can join my site below so that I can update you via email as soon as the jail break for iPhone 4S and iPad 2 is released.
If you are facing problems in jailbreaking your iPhone 3gs, iPhone4, iPod Touch or iPad by typical method of using RedSn0w you can try to jail break your ios 5.0.1 Sn0wbreeze 2.9 as mentioned in the step wise guide below:
You can download latest Sn0wbreeze by visiting this page.
Download the zip file and unzip in a folder. Now double click sn0wbreeze-v2.9.exe you will see below screen then click OK.
2. Now you have the option of selecting you IPSW file if you have already downloaded this by clicking Browse or you can download directly from Sn0wbreeze window by clicking “iOS firmware are downloadable here” (I recommend to use this option) Connect your device to your computer.
3. Now you have the option of selecting your device and the firmware, after selecting the both options click Start Download.
4. Wait until the software identifies your IPSW, click next and select “Expert Mode”
5. Select the option of “Build IPSW”
6. Wait for Sn0wBreeze to complete the creation of custom IPSW (will take much time 15-20 minutes) the file will be saved on your computer.
7. Now you will put your device in DFU mode by just following screen instructions.
8. Turn off power of your device
9. Hold home and power for 10 seconds, now release power button but keep pressed Home button for 10 seconds and iTunes will popup in your Computer (if it doesn’t then run it.
10. Click your device in left pane and in middle of iTunes screen you have to press Restore but while holding the Shift Key.
11. iTunes will ask the custom firmware and click done. iTunes will restore your device automatically.
A new version of Sn0wbreeze has been released at the second anniversary of the same by iH8Sn0w. The newly released version is Sn0wbreeze 2.9 that is equipped with the capabilities to jailbreak 5.0.1 Untethered on A4 iDevices. Iphone4s and iPad users must be curiously waiting for new jailbreak and their wait is not yet finished because this jailbreak is also not for iPhone 4S and iPad 2. This is compatible with iPhone4, iPhone 3gs, iPod Touch 4, iPod Touch 3 and iPad1.
You can download the new version of Sn0wbreeze by clicking the below link: