Pwnage tool is another jailbreak method developed by the iPhone Dev Team just like Redsn0w.
Redsn0w compatible devices according to iOS versions as follows.
- iPhone 4S – iOS 5.0 / iOS 5.1.1
- iPhone 4 – iOS 3.1.3 to iOS 6.0.1
- iPhone 3GS – iOS 3.1.3 to iOS 6.0.1
- iPhone 3G – iOS 3.1.3 to iOS 4.2.1
- iPad 3 – iOS 5.1.1
- iPad 2 – iOS 5.0.1 / iOS 5.1.1
- iPad 1 – iOS 3.2.2 to iOS 6
- iPod Touch 4G – iOS 3.1.3 to iOS 6.0.1
- iPod Touch 3G – iOS 3.1.3 to iOS 5.1.1
Redsn0w tethered jailbreak using version 0.9.15b3
Step 01 – Make sure your iOS version is running iOS 6.1.3. If it is, you can start the tethered jailbreak.
Step 02 – download the Redsn0w latest version according to the iOS from following links.
Step 03 – Download the iOS 6.0 IPSW file according to your device.
Step 04 – Connect your device with the PC or Mac. then run the downloaded Redsn0w file after extracting it.
Step 05 – Put your device into DFU mode. Hold the Power button for 3 seconds. While holding the Power button, press the Home button for another 10 seconds. Release the Power button only, but hold the Home button for another few seconds until Redsn0w detects the device.
Step 06 – Click Extras — > Select IPSW — > Select iOS 6.0 IPSW and it will identify the firmware by Redsn0w.
Step 07 – Click the Jailbreak button on the Redsn0w home screen. Make sure to check the Cydia button. Click the Next button.
Step 08 – Click on the Just Boot button and click Next button.
Step 09 – Follow Step 04 again to put your device in DFU mode once a time.
Step 10 – Wait until it completes the jailbreak process. Finally it will have Cydia on your device.
Redsn0w tool support versions
- Redsn0w higher version – 0.9.15 beta 3 for Windows & Mac
- Untethered support – iOS 5.1.1
- Tethered support – iOS 6.0.1
- Beta support – iOS 6.1 beta 4
Step guide for redsn0w untethered jailbreak using version 0.9.15b3
Step 01 – Download Redsn0w 0.9.12 from the following install button.
Step 02 – Connect your device to the PC and click “Jailbreak”
Step 03 – According to your device this step may vary. Please follow the instructions according to your device.
Click on “Next” to run the jailbreak for iPhone 4S, iPad 2, and iPad 3
You will need to put the device into DFU mode for iPhone 4 & 3GS, iPod touch 3rd and 4th gen, and iPad 1.
For DFU mode:
- Hold Power button for 3 sec.
- Continue holding the Power button Home button for 10 sec.
- Release Power button but hold home button for another few secs.
Step 04 – Then Redsn0w will run the app and install the jailbreak. Now the device will restart. Finally Cydia will be on the home screen.
Note – You can reboot the device without having any issue because this method is fully untethered jailbreak.
Ultrasn0w was an iPhone unlock app, which was made by the iPhone Dev team. It needs a jailbroken iDevice to use this unlocker. It was possible to unlock your iPhone 4 or iPhone 3GS running iOS 5.1.1 firmware using UltraSn0w 1.2.7.
UltraSn0w Supported Baseband Versions:
iPhone 4: 1.59.00 (GSM only)
iPhone 3GS: 4.26.08, 5.11.07, 5.12.01, 5.13.04, and 6.15.00 (special iPad baseband)
iPhone 3G: 4.26.08, 5.11.07, 5.12.01, 5.13.04, and 6.15.00 (special iPad baseband)