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NEW Jailbreak 5.0.1 Untethered iPhone 4,3Gs,iPod Touch 4,3,iPad Redsn0w

by on December 27, 2011
 


This post will walk you through the simple steps required to Jailbreak iOS 5.0.1 (UNTETHERED) and the best part is that thanks to the new utilities, you can be Jailbroken in a matter of minutes!

Steps (for Mac and PC users who aren’t Jailbroken already):

1. Download Redsn0w from the download section below and run it


  • If you’re on Windows Vista or Windows 7 then you should right click Redsn0w and set compatibility to windows XP (service pack 2) and then run it as the administrator

2. Hit “Jailbreak” and enter DFU mode by following these easy steps:

a. Hold down the power button for 3 seconds
b. Continue holding the power button and start holding the home button and continue HOLDING BOTH for 10 seconds
c. Let go of power and continue holding home button until Redsn0w starts to exploit your device

3. Select install Cydia and any other options you want (except “Install custom bundles”)

4. Wait for it to finish and reboot (the video shows how long the process takes)

You now have an untethered Jailbreak on iOS 5.0.1!

Steps (for users who already have a TETHERED Jailbreak):

  • Open the Cydia app on your tethered jailbroken device**
  • Search for “Corona”
  • Hit the “Install” button (as shown in the screen grab below)
Untethered Jailbreak corona
Steps for Corona and the above image are thanks to The Chronic Dev Team

Downloads:

Redsn0w 0.9.10b4 for Mac
Redsn0w 0.9.10b4 for Windows

Click here to be taken to my video tutorial on YouTube

Stay tuned for future Jailbreak tutorials!

Devices it works for:
iPhone 3GS
iPhone 4
iPod Touch 3G
iPod Touch 4G
iPad 1
Devices it Doesn’t work for:
iPhone 4S
iPad 2
iPod touch 1G/2G (firmware not supported)
iPhone 2G/3G (firmware not supported)
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