IOS 8 Jailbreak Devices and Tools
Apple released iOS 8 on on September 17th 2014 followed by the iOS 8.0.1, and iOS 8.0.2 software updates. Iphone operating system is the basic operating system in it, including in all the apple devices including ipod, iphone, ipad, and also apple tv. In 2016, apple also had launched the latest iOS namely iOS 10. This is the latest version of iphone operating system which is compatible with iphone 5 and higher. However, there are so many people in the world who still use iOS 8.
There are many factors why they still keeping this old iOS version. Some users say that because they feel more comfortable with this iOS version. So it is not a matter, because iOS itself is developed for user’s comfort. If you don’t feel comfortable with the new iOS, it is your right to uninstall it.
Ios 8 Jailbreak Compatibility
The 8th iphone operating system was very popular at that time, in which it will be compatible with some devices such as;
Iphone 6/6 plus
Ipad mini 2/3
Ipad/ipad air/air 2
Following the release of iOS 8 in the market, there are some people developing the tool for jailbreak. IOS 8 comes with some new features as the improvement of its previous version. The iOS 8 itself was inspired fom the jailbreak apps and tweaks. You also can do jailbreak for your iOS 8 – iOS 8.0.2., there are many reasons why you need to do this. Started from the comfort reason, unlimited reason, and many more. Pangu is the most popular jailbreaker team from China. They are highly reputable.
There is a good news that pangu had released the highly anticipated pangu jailbreak for iOS 8 – iOS 8.1 on wednesday, october 22. The jailbreak is tethered, which meas as a temporarily jailbroken during a single boot of the phone.
IOS 8 Jailbreak Tips
- Preparations for jailbreak.
Before you install the tool and start jailbreaking your device, make sure that you have had the backup of your device. Backup your data by using itunes before jailbreak, it will be very important as it can guard you from loosing some important files. To increase the success rate, please switch your device to airplane mode, and then disable passcode and “find my iphone” functions in system setting.
- Unable to jailbreak devices that are upgraded via ota
In some cases, we found the firmware upgraded via ota. It affects iOS 8 jailbreak a lot and usually causes it to fail installation. If you have failed many times, restore your iOS device.
- The warning of “disk is almost full”.
Some people also find the case their device getting warning “disk is almost full”, and it is unpleasant. This is caused of a jailbreak tool write some important files into the system partition and lead to this warning. It will not affect your device anyway. If you have cydia, this app can help you re-adjust the system files on its first launch, the warning will disappear.
- Do not delete “com.apple.mobile.softwareupdated.plist” or disable the service. This will cause your device to reboot
- Suggestions after several failed attempts
- Switch to the airplane mode, try again.
- Reboot both your iOS devices as well as your computer, and try again.
- Use the restore functionality in pangu to restore your device, and try again.