IOS 5.1.1 Jailbreak Step By Step
The old version of iOS is also still used these days by some people. There are many reasons which drive this. Some people think that using the old version of iOS is lots more comfortable and quick. They do not have any interest to download various kinds of apps provided in app store, so they keep using the old iOS version such as iOS 5.1.1. Are you the part of it? You still use the old iOS 5.1.1, but it is not a wrong thing. Although many newly generations of it is available these days from iOS 6 to iOS 10 newly released in September 2016. If you want to have the full access to your iOS system from iOS 5.1.1, you need to consider iOS 5.1.1 jailbreak.
IOS 5.1.1 Jailbreak
For iOS 5.1.1 jailbreak, you can use the redsn0w jailbreak tool. It is what the jailbreak community considers to be the “old faithful”. This jailbreak tool is used so popular to jailbreak the old iOS version, to make its users break their own heavily-restricted devices. There are so many jailbreak tool or utilities available to download, but for the most users of iOS 5, this tool is such the best one, no matter the version.
The iOS 5.1.1 jailbreak by the redsn0w jailbreak tool is untethered. Recently, there is no latest update about it, but it is mostly used by some of iOS users. To apply with other iOS, it seems to have some limitations because of its lack of development, meaning it has no optimal performance when used.
IOS 5.1.1 Jailbreak No Jailbreak
With the jailbroken device, you will have the full access with no limitations to the app store. It will be very interesting, right? As you can download theme, apps, and various kinds of app with no apple approval. However, the jailbreak can void apple warranty. It does not matter for the old device like iphone 3g, as it is the old device which no warranty anymore this day.
Step By Step
Before you start going on jailbreaking your device, please notice that the redsn0w jailbreak tool is only compatible with the devices as mentioned below.
- Iphone 3GS
- Ipod touch 3G
- Iphone 4S
- Iphone 4
- Apple TV 2G
- Ipod touch 4G
- A5X, A5 or below devices
To do the jailbreak on your IOS 5.1.1 device, the step will be super easy. Just follow the step by step below,
Step 1: connect your device with a computer, could be mac or window. Download the latest version of Redsn0w.
Step 2: install the tool on your computer, you only need to run it.
Step 3: after it is opened. Click on the jailbreak button, select cydia, afterward simply let this jailbreak tool do the magic thing for your device.
For the Unlockers, if you want to create a custom firmware (for A4 devices only), simply click Extras > Custom IPSW > required iOS 5.1.1 IPSW firmware file, let this tool make the custom firmware for you
For Unlockers: If you want to create a custom firmware (for A4 devices only), click on “Extras” option and then select “Custom IPSW” option. Select the required iOS 5.1.1 IPSW firmware file, and let Redsn0w make the custom firmware for you.
Step 3: After several minutes, the jailbreak process will done. Reboot your device, and then you should see whether there is a cydia app on your home screen or not. The cydia on home screen notifies that the jailbreak process is well done.