Just moments ago we had reported about the release of he Untethered Jailbreak for A5 devices namely iPhone 4S and iPad 2 named Absinthe A5. The tool not only brings Untethered Jailbreak to iPhone 4S and iPad 2 but it is also one of the Jailbreak tool ever. In this post we show a step by step tutorial on how to apply Untethered jailbreak to your iPhone 4S or iPad 2 based on iOS 5 or iOS 5.0.1.
Compatible devices :
- iPhone 4S running iOS 5.0 (9A334) and 5.0.1 (9A405 and 9A406)
- All models of the iPad 2 running iOS 5.0.1 (9A405).
All you would be needing for this Jailbreak is the latest Jailbreak tool Absinthe which you can download from here. Currently the tool is only available for Mac computers based on OS X while the Windows and Linux versions are soon to be released.
How To Jailbreak iPhone 4S & iPad 2 Untethered Using Absinthe :
Step 1 : Connect your iPhone 4S or iPad 2 to your computer using the U.S.B cable and launch Absinthe.
Step 2 : Click on Jailbreak and the tool will begin the Jailbreaking process which may look like a backup restore.
This process may take some minutes so be patient and do not touch your device until the process is complete and your Tool will display “Restoring in Progress”
Step 3 : Once the process is complete search for the Absinthe Icon on your HomeScreen and tap on it. This will loaad the Greenpois0n site.
Your device will now reboot and the Absinthe Icon will be replaced by the Cydia Icon.
That’s it !! Your device is now completely free with Untethered Jailbreak. This release took some time but is surely worth the wait.
For more information on how to Jailbreak your A4 device using Corona or redsn0w click here.
Note : For those users who are having trouble with the “error establishing a database connection”, here’s a quick fix for that.
You can fix “error establishing a database connection” message by going to Settings > General > Network > VPN > ON. Now try again and you won’t receive this message.
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