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.