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iPhone Dev-Team Updates RedSn0w to Jailbreak iPhone 4S, iPad 2 on iOS 5.0.1

iPhone Dev-Team Updates RedSn0w to Jailbreak iPhone 4S, iPad 2 on iOS 5.0.1

Posted April 20, 2012 at 3:32pm by iClarified
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The iPhone Dev-Team has updated RedSn0w to jailbreak the iPhone 4S and iPad 2 on iOS 5.0.1.

Version 0.9.10b7 of redsn0w adds a collection of useful features: It finally implements the corona-A5 jailbreak for iPhone4S and iPad2 devices still at 5.0.1. It can also re-install that jailbreak for those who accidentally uninstalled the untether. When stitching an IPSW, it can now grab your blobs directly from Cydia. It now shows a lot more info about your device (for instance, whether your iPhone3G has the vulnerable baseband boot loader, or whether your iPhone3GS has the old exploitable bootrom. (And the next new feature to be added will be built-in restore support, to provide an alternative to iTunes restores.)

Previously you needed to use Absinthe to jailbreak the iPhone 4S and iPad 2.


You can download the new version of RedSn0w from here.


iPhone Dev-Team Updates RedSn0w to Jailbreak iPhone 4S, iPad 2 on iOS 5.0.1
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Re-jailbreak?
Re-jailbreak? - April 21, 2012 at 10:14pm
I've been having issues with my current jailbreak, need to re-spring a few times a day. Will this new update fix any issues? Worth re-jailbreaking?
Martin K
Martin K - April 20, 2012 at 7:41pm
It's funny how people talk so lightly about what Dev Team's have or not to do... as if they were paying for their work. So ungrateful!
Jack
Jack - April 22, 2012 at 5:24am
Most of them do get paid, they get paid a ton.
Ishu
Ishu - April 20, 2012 at 6:44pm
What about BB 04.11.08...unlock...???? We ppl are stucked fr months ...nd you ppl hav changed the real meaning of jailbreaking???hav sm respect fr things you do...
Frank
Frank - April 20, 2012 at 8:17pm
@ishu no one is working on unlock for your baseband. No body has ever said they were working on it. Buy a factory unlocked phone. It's sold all over the world.
Ishu
Ishu - April 20, 2012 at 8:24pm
@ paul yeah man bt nw we are stucked dre must b a solution too ..i heard abt r sim4 nd gevey too bt no any progress..once hamzah akram also said he is workin bt no result frm him as well.. Lets hope there comes sm solution..
Tom
Tom - April 20, 2012 at 9:52pm
@Paul they DID say they were working on and unlock for the newer basebands then it died... Then muscle herd said they were working on brute force "NCK" unlock then again died... I confronted him on his twitter then he denied it, then I posted the link of his words on it and I got banned... Hmmm Paul search before you speak!
Passingby
Passingby - April 21, 2012 at 12:34pm
There is an unlock for your baseband actually. Just do a barrelroll. It really works!
Fad
Fad - April 20, 2012 at 3:51pm
What about 5.1 for the 4s?
Paul
Paul - April 20, 2012 at 4:31pm
Patience.
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