Good news for iPhone user who loves to Jailbreak their devices, Pangu has released iOS 8 and iOS 8.1 Jailbreak. Well it was real quick and first one to release the iOS 8 – 8.1 Jailbreak. You can Jailbreak iPhone 6 and iPhone 6 Plus using Pangu tool, they have tested it on all the iOS 8 and 8.1 Compatible devices.
- iPhone 6, iPhone 6 Plus, iPhone 5s, iPhone 5c, iPhone 5 and iPhone 4s
- iPad Air, iPad 4, iPad 3 and iPad 2
- Retina iPad mini, 1st gen iPad mini
- 5th generation iPod touch
Pangu add the following details on their Website:
- Preparations for jailbreak.
Backup before using pangu jailbreak tool. Although this tool is tested successfully on most devices, we still hope you backup your data to avoid data loss. Please turn off the screen password lock and close the “find my iPhone” feature in the iCloud settings before jailbreak.
- the firmware upgraded via OTA may cause failure.
The firmware upgraded via OTA will have a lot of influence factors. If you have several failed attempts, Please try to download the latest firmware and restore your iOS devices. In addition, Pangu (iOS 8) tool now add a function to restore iOS devices and execute automatic activation, you can try click the jailbreak button after restoring, and Pangu will automatically activate your device and do jailbreak.
- “Storage capacity is almost full.”?
This is because the jailbreak program will write important files into the system directory and cause alarm, it will not affect the result. When the Cydia be compatible, click on the Cydia will launch the directory moving process.
- About afc2?
Because Apple made a lot of adjustments to the system, you cannot use afc2 plug-ins at present.
- Do not delete “com.apple.mobile.softwareupdated.plist”
Do not delete “com.apple.mobile.softwareupdated.plist”, otherwise it will cause system failure.
- Processing method of jailbreak failure
Please enable the Airplane mode and close Wifi and then try to jailbreak, or if not successful, please restart your devices and then try. If it still fails, please use the Pangu restore function and jailbreak again.
Download Pangu Jailbreak Tool for iOS 8 and 8.1.
How To Jailbreak iOS 8 and 8.1Using Pangu:
Step 1: First download Pangu for your Mac or Desktop.
Step 2: Now plugin in your device running iOS 8 – 8.1.
Step 3: Open Pangu on your Mac or Desktop. Wait for device to be detected.
Step 4: Click on the blue button.
Step 5: Now follow all the steps show on your screen.
Step 6: Once all the process are done Jailbreak will automatically start.
Step 7: After a few minutes Pangu will ask you to open the Pangu app icon on your iPhone.
Step 8: Tap on Pangu to launch the app and tap continue.
Step 9: During the process pangu will ask you to unlock your device after it reboot.
Step 10: All Done.
As it is stated in Pangu Web Site that there will no Cyida in Pangu Jailbreak for iOS 8.1. Well tell you how to install Cydia in our next guide.