Jailbreak iOS 5.1.1 Untethered On iPhone 4S, iPad 3, iPod touch Using Absinthe 2.0 [Tutorial]
The Chronic Dev Team has released the most wanted untether jailbreak tool called Absinthe 2.0 for public download, so that you can perform an iOS 5.1.1 untethered jailbreak sitting right in front of your Windows, OS X or Linuc computer. The jailbreaking tool which made available, allows us to free our iOS devices from the technical shackles. Specially for those hanged out with an iPhone, iPod touch or iPad running Apple’s iOS 5.1.1 firmware, here’s no doubt be aware that after weeks of hard work and research, Pod2g and his team has released an untethered jailbreak for all existing iOS devices, but Apple TV 3G excluded though.
According to Pod2g, final compatible idevices supports Absinthe 2.0:
Devices that have been tested to work:
* iPhone 4S
* iPhone 4
* iPhone 3GS
* iPad (3rd Gen)
* iPad 2
* iPad 1
* iPod touch 3G/4G
* Apple TV (2nd Gen)
After best testings made by the Chronic Dev Team have provided the neccessary updates to their latest Absinthe tool, which was originally released back in January, which jailbroken the iPhone 4S and iPad 2 on iOS 5.x for the first time. About Absinthe, its an simple GUI tool which allows users to simply inject the necessary files into their iOS devices so that they can take full advantage from the untethered jailbreak. If you’re one of those sitting with iOS 5.1.1 running on devices, then this full step-by-step guide on how to use the Absinthe app to achieve an untether will help you most.
Before getting started you have to note some points:
* Make sure to backup your device using iTunes or iCloud before jailbreakinf the device.
* If your iPhone rely on an unlock, don’t update to stock iOS 5.1.1 firmware and for this time simply stay away from Absinthe.
How To Use Absinthe iOS 5.1.1 Untethered Jailbreak
Step 2: Run Absinthe UJB tool.
Step 3: Connect your device to computer via USB connector running Absinthe, and ensure that the jailbreak tool detects the exact device that you have connected. Make sure your device is turned on and at the Home screen. You do not have to use DFU mode at all.
Step 4: Now click Jailbreak, and let the process complete. You will see your iPhone act as if it’s performing a restore, this is normal, be patient.
Step 5: Once completed, you will receive an alert on Absinthe telling that the jailbreak is successfully completed, and you will see the Cydia app icon on your homescreen. Then unplug your device safely.
Step 6: When you open Cydia, that will prepare for the firsr use. Congrats, your iOS 5.1.1 installed device is now jailbroken with an untethered jailbreak.
This is what the dev teams have managed to produce a tool that is extremely user-friendly and simple to use. You can now jailbreak your iPad 3, iPad 2, iPhone 4S, iPhone 4, Apple TV 2, and more, with the new Absinthe 2.0 untethered jailbreak.