The iOS 5 was announced a few hours ago and by the looks of it it’s going to be amazing. Were you wondering how you are going to jailbreak the iOS 5 GM ? Well we have the answer for you …
@MuscleNerd has posted that an iPhone hacker confirmed earlier on his Twitter that the present version of Redsnow 0.9.9b2 can jailbreak iOS 5 GM on iPhone 4, iPhone 3GS, iPod Touch 4G, iPod Touch 3G and finally iPad 1. Until now iOS 5 GM jailbreak is tethered jailbreak, which basically means that every time you want to reboot you have to attach you device with a PC.
The Jailbreak iOS 5 GM supported devices as mentioned above are: iPod touch 3G and 4G, the iPhone 4 GSM and CDMA, the iPhone 3GS and the iPad 1.
Downloads that you will need:
The Redsnow 0.9.9b2, to download it for Mac click here, and so download it for Windows click here
For iOS 5.0 GM for iPhone, iPod and iPad download here.
For iTunes 10.5 beta 9 download here.
Now to learn how to complete the Jailbrak iOS 5 GM for your iPod touch 3G and 4G, the iPhone 4 GSM and CDMA, the iPhone 3GS and iPad 1.
Step 1: You will need to restore to iOS 5.0 GM
Step 2: When you have finished Step 1, you now need to start Redsn0w, press on “Jailbreak” and point it to iOS 5.0 beta 7 firmware ipsw file.
Step 3: Now select “Install Cydia” and then click “Next”. You need to also select other option due to your own prefrences
Step 4: Now you need to make sure your device is both OFF and PLUGGED IN to the computer before you click “Next”. This is very important for the completion of the jailbreak
Now you will see a screen appear in front or you, and it will guide you to how to enter DFU mode. Hold the power button quickly and then while doing so you have to hold the home button too. After holding for a few seconds let go of the power button but keep pressing on the home button until the installation process begins.
Step 5: Wait until you get iOS 5.0 beta GM jailbroken in few minutes. And you are done. Well Done!
– enter DFU mode
– boot in tethered mode (which is a must by all tethered jailbreaks: iOS 4.3.5, 4.3.4, iOS 5)
– verifying and using SHSH blobs
changeing logos ..
There are also many more options to choose from we have chosen those of most interest to others to give you a taste.