Apple released iOS 6.1 Beta for the developers just a few days back and also released iOS 6.0.1 for the public. Now we are bringing another good news for you that if you have installed iOS 6.1 Beta then you can also jailbreak your device using Redsn0w. This must must be something really exciting for you. Thus we bring you the jailbreak guide iOS 6.1 for iPhone iPad and iPod touch. Here comes the step by step instructions.
Precautions Before Jailbreak iOS 6.1 Beta
There are some precautions of which you must take care before jailbreak iOS 6.1 Beta. Following are the precautions,
- This guide is applicable for only iPhone 4, iPhone 3GS, iPod touch 4G users.
- You should not update to iOS 6.1, if you are using Ultrasn0w to unlock your iPhone.
- Using Redsn0w 0.9.15b3 for jailbreak means that it is a tethered jailbreak. In simple words you have to connect your iPhone to the computer on every reboot.
- Jailbreaking your iDevice can void your warranty, therefore proceed at your own risk.
- You should backup your iOS device before starting the process.
- Make sure that you are using the latest version if iTunes.
Jailbreak iOS 6.1 Beta
Download redsnow 0.9.13b3 Windows/Mac
Download iOS 6
Download iOS 6.1
Download iTunes 10.7
Procedure To Jailbreak iOS 6.1
Now here comes the awaited guide, that you have to follow step by step to jailbreak your device with iOS 6.1 Beta,
STEP 1: Firstly, download Redsn0w 0.9.15b3 and save it on your desktop as folder named Redsnow. You can download it from the links above.
STEP 2: Now download iOS 6.0 firmware file for your iOS device from the above link.
STEP 3: Then click on the Select IPSW button. And now select the firmware file that was download in Step 2.
STEP 4: Get back to the main page of redsnow and click jailbreak button.
STEP 5: Now connect your iOS device with computer and turn it off.
STEP 6: Now you will be required to put your device into DFU mood. To do that simply follow the on screen instructions.
STEP 7: Your iPhone, iPod touch on iOS 6.1 will now be in DFU mood. You will be presented to select the jailbreak option, where you have to ensure that Cydia is selected and click on the Next button to continue.
STEP 8: After this most of the process is automatic which requires very little effort from your side. Simply wait until the whole jailbreaking process is complete. It can take sometime so be patient.
You will now have jailbroken iPhone 4/3GS, iPod touch 4 on iOS 6.1.
Now follow the steps below for booting tethered.
Boot Tethered iOS 6.1
As you know is jailbreaking iPhone or iPod touch on iOS 6.1 is a tethered one. You will be required to boot tethered every time you reboot your iDevice. So follow the steps below for completing the jailbreak for iOS 6.1
STEP 9: Open redsnow and click on Extras followed by Select IPSW
STEP 10: Now select the firmware file you downloaded in STEP 2.
STEP 11: Now simply select Just boot.
STEP 12: Turn off iDevice and put it into DFU mood by following the on screen instructions.
Now let the process complete.
Once your device is jailbroken successfully then you will see the Cydia on the Home screen.
Do note that this is a beta version so you are bound to face many problems. Do not attempt this guide if you are not sure on what you are doing and have no basic idea regarding jailbreaking devices.
Any questions simply hit the comment section below.