Untethered Jailbreak iOS 5.0.1 [COMPLETE TUTORIAL]
Untethered Jailbreak iOS 5.0.1 complete tutorial is here to help you with how to untethered jailbreak your iOS 5.0.1 devices. This is a great news for iPhone, iPad, iPod touch owners as you can now full tethered jailbreak your iOS 5 devices. A big help for tools and packages like RedSn0w and Corono to be able to take advantage of Pod2g untethered jailbreak iOS 5.0.1 devices exploit.
Before jailbreaking your iOS 5.0.1 device, let’s first explain what is jailbreak, untethered jailbreak and tethered jailbreak. First, jailbreak is the term coined for iDevice users gaining root access to ther iOS device, stripping off some of Apple’s restrictions. A tethered jailbreak won’t allow you to reboot your iOS device without the use of computers, while a untethered jailbreak will allow you to turn off or reboot your device without the use of computer. A semi-tethered jailbreak means you can reboot your device but cracked apps installed won’t work.
So in short, to get best jailbreak for your iOS device, you need to untethered jailbreak it! So let’s get started doing an unthethered jailbreak using Corona package.
How to Untethered Jailbreak iOS 5.0.1
IMPORTANT UNTETHERED JAILBREAK NOTES
- Corona Untether 5.0.1 cydia package will only work for jailbroken iOS 5.0.1 devices. Don’t worry we’ll teach you how to jailbreak your phone below.
- Corona Untether 5.0.1 provides support for: iPhone 4 (GSM and CDMA), iPhone 3GS, iPod Touch 4G, iPod Touch 3G, and iPad 1.
Required tools for untethered jailbreak (skip if you have this, download if you don’t have):
Download Redsn0w 0.9.10 beta 1 for Windows (run as Administrator) <- Download if using Windows
Download Redsn0w 0.9.10 beta 1 for Mac <- Download this if using Mac
Untethered Jailbreak for iOS 5.0.1 steps: (FOR JAILBROKEN iOS 5.0.1 DEVICES, PROCEED BELOW SEE TITLE IN BOLD)
Restore your iOS device to iOS 5.0.1 using iTunes. (Skip this step if you already have iOS 5.0.1 running)
Open Redsnow 0.9.10 beta 1, and click “Jailbreak” button.
Select “Install Cydia” and click on “Next”.
Make sure that your device is both OFF and PLUGGED IN to the computer.
Do the required steps shown in Redsn0w it is a guide on how to enter DFU mode. Just hold the “Power” button, then after 3 seconds press the “Home” button (as the Apple logo shows up). Release the “Power” button after screens turns black, and just keep holding the “Home” button for 10 seconds then release if afterwards. Doing this correctly will make your screen black (don’t worry it’s ok) and the jailbreak installation will now start.
Congratulations, you just jailbroken your iOS 5.0.1 device! But you’re not yet completely finished. Now proceed below and get ready to do untethered jailbreak for iOS 5.0.1!
(FOR JAILBROKEN iOS 5.0.1 DEVICES)
Open the Cydia app in your jailbroken iOS device.
Do a search for “Corona” and select “Corona 5.0.1 Untether”.
Tap the “Install” button.
Finally, you have untethered jailbreak your iOS 5.0.1 device!
Corona will make your jailbroken device install pod2g untethered exploits which will make iOS device unthethered jailbreak. Smile, enjoy and have fun because you have successfully untethered jailbreak iOS 5.0.1.