You may know that iPhone Dev Team had recently released new RedSn0w 0.9.12b2 with Ramdisk method to jailbreak iOS 5.1.1 and here I will show you how to do that on iPhone 4 using Mac. If you are worry about losing unlock on your iPhone 4 you should use this guide where you will create custom IPSW file and update your gadget to 5.1.1. So do this first because RedSn0w 0.9.12b2 jailbreak is made for iOS 5.1.1 and it will update your iPhone firmware automatically during jailbreaking process.
New Redsn0w 0.9.12b2 brings more bug and errors fixes that previous version and it gives you two ways to jailbreak iOS 5.1.1 untethered. Just download RedSn0w 0.9.12b2 here and find your way. You can enjoy new rocky-racoon injection feature, iBooks bug fix in old-bootrom iPhone 3GS and limera1n ramdisck method. There is no need to download Redsnow 0.9.12b2 and use it to jailbreak iDevices which are already jailbroken with previous version. And unfortunately this tool is not appropriate with iPhone 4S, iPad 2, iPad 3. So if you are that user than better wait for update because its only for A4 devices or you can jailbreak your device with Redsn0w 0.9.12b1 that supports A5 devices too.
Yesterday I wrote you how to jailbreak A4 devices running iOS 5.1.1 and today I’ll show you how to jailbreak iPhone 4S with Redsn0w 0.9.12b1 untethered. You can use this how to guide for iPad 2 and iPad 3 as well. Redsn0w 0.9.12b1 was developed by iPhone Dev Team specially to jailbreak iOS 5.1.1 untethered. It uses exploits like in Absinthe jailbreaking tool and has new features and updates. Updated guide to jailbreak iOS 6 is ready for use.
Good news for iPhone unlockers. New jailbreak Pwnagetool 5.1.1 was release by iPhone Dev Team to help you to preserve your old baseband for ultrasn0w or commercial unlock. Pwnagetool 5.1.1 was developed only for A4 devices and it lets you build a IPSW firmware file that will jailbreak your A4 device after getting restored . This jailbreaking process is good for people who want to preserve their iPhone’s baseband for keeping the opportunity to unlock their iPhone. In addition this Pwnagetool 5.1.1 jailbreak is ideal for people who wish to customize their jailbreak for the iPhone, iPod Touch and iPad.
A day before iPhone Dev-Team was released a few updates for iOS 5.1.1 gadgets, and here I will show you how to jailbreak A4 devices using untethered jailbreak iOS 5.1.1 RedSn0w 0.9.12b1. Updated tool RedSn0w 0.9.12b1 was developed specially to jailbreak iOS 5.1.1 untethered. After Absinthe big release I think that almost all 5.1.1 users jailbroke their devices but RedSn0w 0.9.12b1 untethered was released for those who expected for such tool to use it in iPhone restoring to a custom firmware. It’s needed for future iPhone unlock but only for A4 devices. However RedSn0w 0.9.12b1 uses Absinthe exploits and bring minor bug fixes and updates.
Just a day ago Dev-Team updated a bunch of extremely important jailbreaking and unlocking tools: PwnageTool 5.1.1, RedSn0w 0.9.12b1, UltraSn0w 1.2.7 and you can download these tools here. Those programs are called to support iOS 5.1.1 untethered jailbreak and unlock iOS devices. New versions of the tools bring major bug fixes, functionality improvements and features. They also got full iOS 5.1.1 compatibility.
Finally, we lived to see the new Absinthe 2.0 and now we can easily perform a jailbreak on iPad and iPhone iOS 5.1.1! On Friday, May 25th the famous hackers from the Chronic Dev Team released Absinthe 2.0 that can jailbreak iOS 5.1.1 on almost all iOS devices, even including the new iPad 3. You can perform the untethered jailbreak on an iOS device after downloading the free Absinthe application on any Windows, Mac or Linux computer. The creators of the Absinthe 2.0 Chronic Dev Team have just said that more than a 1 million iOS devices have been jailbroken after Absinthe 2.0 was released.
The new version of TinyUmbrella 5.11.01 for iPhone 4 on iOS 5.1.1 was released today to save SHSH blobs from slightly updated iOS. Apple made a pretty strange move by releasing the 9B208 build prepared especially for GSM iPhone 4. Probably they wanted to make some slight fixes but didn’t dare to call the new build iOS 5.1.2. The only proved fact about this firmware is it doesn’t upgrade the iPhone’s baseband. However, this update wasn’t even documented.
As you may know the release of untethered jailbreak for iOS 5.1.1 will be named Absinthe 2.0 and his public appearance is the matter of days, not weeks, months or years. We want to say ‘thank you’ to pod2g once again as he is the main man behind this huge success. In this post I’d like to show the approximate tutorial for the upcoming Absinthe tool. Please mention that it’s still in beta and is not available for the public but as we’ve seen in the video earlier, the steps are pretty simple and won’t change a lot in the near future. The the main point of my article is to show you how perform the jailbreak so you could do
More awesome news from pod2g’s official Twitter account. He’d just managed to make iOS 5.1.1 untethered jailbreak available for iPod 3G and iPhone 3GS owners. As you know right now he is working very hard to bring this tool to life and it’s planned to be released during HITB 2012 in Amsterdam which will take place Monday till Friday next week. Below follows the full list of iOS 5.1.1 untethered jailbreak supported devices and the original tweet.