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Untethered iOS 5.0.1 jailbreak lands on all iOS devices except for the iPhone 4S and iPad 2

0. phoneArena posted on 27 Dec 2011, 07:23

An untethered jailbreak has arrived for all iOS devices running on pre-A5 hardware - this excludes the newest iPhone 4S and iPad 2, but all the rest can enjoy an absolutely free…

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posted on 27 Dec 2011, 07:30

1. arcq12 (Posts: 733; Member since: 13 Oct 2011)

my girl's 3gs went slow after tethered jailbreaking it and same thing after installing semitether.. hopefully it will be fixed with the untethered jailbreak..

posted on 27 Dec 2011, 09:06

2. brenner182 (Posts: 29; Member since: 07 Dec 2011)

i gotta try this sometime soon.

posted on 27 Dec 2011, 09:26 2

3. christianqwerty (Posts: 467; Member since: 05 May 2011)

I realllllllly want FaceTime over 3G , hurry up hackers

posted on 27 Dec 2011, 14:19

4. fraydoe (Posts: 57; Member since: 27 Dec 2011)

Finally it's untethered! But would a tethered jb hinder the performance of the iPhone? I just don't like how most all "cool" cydia apps (like multiflow) cannot function on the new ios! I think I might go back to the old ios until us iPhone 4 users can have a fully functional Siri!

posted on 27 Dec 2011, 16:14

5. belovedson (Posts: 1052; Member since: 30 Nov 2010)


posted on 27 Dec 2011, 17:56 1

6. JeffdaBeat (unregistered)

I'm going to do this for two reasons and none of them have to do with Apple. One, I want my phone to think it's on wifi when it's really on 3G. AT&T locked down the iPhone and watching YouTube is terrible. The other is to tether. I shouldn't have to pay extra to tether my unlimited plan. The web on the phone shows up the same as web on my computer. f**k you AT&T...

Also...for those who are weary about jailbreaking, it's actually quite easy. Making a lot of modifications can definitely slow your iPhone down. But a tweak here and there isn't bad at all.

posted on 27 Dec 2011, 18:02

7. T12RYK (Posts: 114; Member since: 10 Jun 2011)

Just used this on my iPhone 4 and it worked perfect, no problems during the actual Jailbreaking, however it is really slow when loading sources to Cydia and the iBooks app comes up with a few errors.

I know theres a fix for the iBooks app out there but seeing as how I never really use it, I'm not all that bothered.
But excellent Untethered Jailbreak!!

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