Jailbreak iOS 8.0 - 8.1
This method applies only for:- iPhone: 6/6 Plus, iPhone 5/5s/5c or iPhone 4s
- iPad: Air/ Air 2, iPad 2/3/4
- iPad: mini/mini 2/mini 3
- iPod: touch 5g
#1. PC running Windows/ MacThe current method using Pangu software is available for Windows or Mac operating systems.
#2. iOS 8.0, 8.0.1, 8.0.2 or 8.1This method is only available for iOS 8.0, 8.0.1, 8.0.2 or 8.1. As a result please make sure that your device runs one of these versions: Go from the phone’s Menu to Settings > General > About > Version >
#3. Battery level > more than 70%
Notes:Before proceeding to Jailbreak the device we recommend to:
- Disable the Anti-virus/firewall protection
In order to make sure that the process will not be interrupted
- Create a back-up of your data
You can create a backup using iCloud or iTunes. This way you will be able to restore all personal information if something goes wrong.
From the phone’s menu go to Settings > Passcode >
2. Disable Find my iPhone
From the phone’s menu go to Settings > iCloud > Find my iPhone
ATTENTION! You will need to Sign in on your iCloud account > Disable “Find my iPhone” and then Sign out from your iCloud account
3. Put the phone into Airplane mode
You must turn on the Airplane mode otherwise you might not be able to successfully Jailbreak the device.
4. Download the latest version of Pangu software
You can download it from HERE.
5. Connect the device to computer
Using the USB Cable please connect the iDevice to PC/Laptop
6. Launch the Pangu software
Right click on the Pangu.exe file and Run it as Administrator (only for Windows users)
7. The Pangu software will detect the device
Click on the "Start Jilbreak" button after the device will be detected by Pangu software.
8. Select the “Already did” button
Read the Pangu notice and press on the “Already did” button. Now the Jailbreak process will begin. Your device will reboot after finishing the jailbreaking process. Then you should find the Cydia icon on your Home screen.
9. Select the Cydia app
From the phone's menu select the Cydia app and wait until the prerequisites files will be installed.