It has finally been released! Those of you who were Mac owners had to wait longer than usual but the wait is finally worth it. Pangu today released Pangu8 for Mac, bringing the new operating system into the jailbreaking world. Well the link to download Pangu for Mac is below and also the guide on jailbreaking using Pangu for Mac. Check it out!
Download Pangu For Mac
We had to use tricks to get the Mac users to jailbreak Pangu on a Mac but not from today. Not only Pangu has been released for Mac but the timing has just been perfect. You will no longer need to manually install Cydia and all other major bugs have been fixed by the time Pangu for Mac has been released. These include bugs relating to Safari, iMessage and random crashes.
So this is the perfect time to jailbreak your iPhone, iPad or iPod touch using Pangu8 for Mac.
The process for jailbreaking iOS 8-8.1 using Pangu8 is very similar to that of the previous versions. So if you already know how to jailbreak it then go ahead and download Pangu for Mac and get going. But if this is your first time, I suggest you read the notes and then follow the step-by-step guide on jailbreaking iOS 8 devices.
- Back up your iPhone, iPad or iPod touch before attempting to jailbreak. Although it is safe but you can never be guaranteed.
- Turn your device into airplane mode.
- Turn off your passcode.
- Turn off your “Find my iPhone”.
- This is an untethered jailbreak.
- Works on all versions between iOS 8 - 8.1.
Pangu Jailbreak Compatibility
- iPhone 6 Plus
- iPhone 6
- iPhone 5s
- iPhone 5c
- iPhone 5
- iPhone 4s
- iPod touch 5
- iPad mini 2/3
- iPad Air/2
- iPad 2/3/4
Download Pangu version 1.0 - Mac only (required).
Download Pangu - Windows (optional).
Well the important notes out-of-the-way - let’s being the process in which you will learn how to jailbreak iPhone, iPad, iPod touch running on iOS 8 - 8.1
Guide To Jailbreak Using Pangu For Mac
Step 1: Download Pangu version 1.0 for Mac by downloading from the download section above.
Step 2: Once download run Pangu app and connect your iPhone, iPad or iPod touch to computer. It will recognize it.
Step 3: Now click on the “Start Jailbreak” button.
Step 4: Click the “Already did” button.
Step 5: The jailbreak process will start and it will reboot a few times. Just be patient.
Step 6: Once everything is done, it will display a message saying “Jailbreak succeeded!”.
If you get that message, it means everything has gone correctly and Cydia will be installed on your home screen. Just go and tap it, it will update the filesystem and you will be good to go.
If there is any question regarding this guide on jailbreaking iOS 8 - 8.1 using Pangu8 for Mac, let me know in the comment section below.