Jailbreak iPhone 3GS 3G with PwnageTool 4.1 on iOS 4.1

Yesterday iPhone Dev Team released PwnageTool 4.1 for those who want to update thier idevices to latest iOS 4.1 while preserving the baseband to unlock their idevices using the Ultrasnow 1.1. If you have already updated to iOS 4.1, the ultrasnow will not work for you.

However if you want jailbreak only, you can also use Greenpoison or Limera1in for iPhone 4, 3GS, iPad, iPod on iOS 4.1. Those users who have saved the SHSH blobs of iOS 4.0 or beyond and they have upgraded their idevices to iOS 4.1, they can downgrade to iOS 4.0 and then use this method to jailbreak and unlock the iOS 4.1.


Download PwnageTool 4.1 to Jailbreak iOS 4.1

PwnageTool 4.1 is now available to download to jailbreak iOS 4.1. iPhone Dev Team has just released the new version of PwnageTool which is based on Geohot’s limerain exploit.

PwnageTool is very important for all those users who rely on unlock. It cooks the custom jailbreaked iOS without changing the baseband and in return you can use the existing ultrasnow version to unlock iOS 4.1.


Snowbreeze 2.1 Jailbreak for All iOS 4.1 Devices Teased with Screenshots

iH8snow, the man behind the Snowbreeze, has just released the screenshots of upcoming Snowbreeze 2.1 that will support all idevices jailbreak on iOS 4.1.

We don’t know about ETA of Snowbreeze 2.1 yet, but we can expect it soon after the release of PwnageTool that is similar to Snowbreeze but works on Mac.


Snowbreeze 2.1 Will Support All iDevices Including iPod Touch 2G

Now we have jailbreak tools (Greenpoison, Limera1in, Redsnow) for all idevices inluding iPod Touch 2G on iOS 4.1 and beyond, but those users who rely on unlock are still waiting for next generation unlock tool for iOS 4.1.

Windows users are waiting for Snowbreeze 2.1 that cooks custom firmware without changing the baseband on Windows and Mac users are looking for PwnageTool.


Greenpoison RC5 will Support iPhone 3G Jailbreak

Chronic Dev Team has released Greenpoison RC4 with iPod Touch 2G jailbreak support as promised and now iPhone 4, iPod Touch 4G/3G/2G, iPad and iPhone 3GS users can use Greenpoison to jailbreak their idevices on latest iOS 4.1 firmware and beyond.

But there is also a good news for iPhone 3G users who want to use this simple jailbreak tool. p0sixninja, the key member of Chronic Dev Team, just replied to an iPhone user that Greenpoison RC 5 might bring iPhone 3G jailbreak support.


Download Greenpoison RC4 to Jailbreak iPod Touch 2G (MC and MB)

Yesterday we shared the news that Greenpoison RC4 was coming soon with iPod Touch 2G jailbreak support, and finally it has been released by Chronic Dev Team.

Greenpoison provides iPod Touch 2G untethered jailbreak for both MC and MB models. The instructions to jailbreak with Greenpois0n are same as mentioned in this post.


Greenpoison RC4 will Support iPod Touch 2G Jailbreak

The wait is going to be over soon for those who are looking for iPod Touch 2G jailbreak on latest iOS firmware versions.

Joshua Hill, who is the ky member of Chronic Dev Team and tweets with the name of @p0sixninja, tweeted few hours ago that new version of Greenpoison Release Candidate will be rolled out soon to support iPod Touch 2G jailbreak.


Download GreenpoisOn for Mac

Now Greenpoison is also available to download for Mac users to jailbreak iOS 4.1 on iPhone 4, iPhone 3GS, iPad and iPod Touch 3G/4G. The Windows and Linux versions of Greenpoison have already been released.

The steps (guide) to jailbreak iPhone with Greenpoison are same as mentioned in this post. If you rely on unlock, don’t use this tool but wait for PwnageTool because your iDevice will be no more unlocked after Greenpoison Jailbreak.


Limera1n Exploit Ported to PwnageTool to Jailbreak and Unlock iOS 4.1

@wizdaz, a member of iPhone Dev Team, finally confirms that new Geohot’s bootrom exploit, limera1n, has been successfully ported into PwnageTool. This is a big news for all those who rely on unlock and want to updated their idevices on iOS 4.1.

PwnageTool lets you to cook the custom firmware for your iPhone. With custom firmware, you can remove the restrictions and install third-party apps including cydia on your iPhone. As the baseband is also preserved in PwnageTool, so you can use the existing version of Ultrasnow to unlock iOS 4.1.


Download Limerain for Mac to Jailbreak iOS 4.1

Limerain is now available to download for mac uses as well. Jailbreaking iOS 4.1 with Limera1n mac version is also as simple as it is with Windows version.

Simply download the Limerain for Mac, run it and follow the on-screen instructions to jailbreak your iDevice on iOS 4.1, 4.0 and beyond. It is to remind you that Limerain works on iPhone 4, iPhone 3GS, iPod Touch 3G/4G and iPad only.


How to Jailbreak iOS 4.1 with Greenpoison

As we know that Chronic Dev Team has released its Limera1n based “Greenpoison” jailbreak tool for iOS 4.1, but it works only on iPhone 4, iPhone 3GS, iPod Touch 3G 4G and iPad.

Here is the complete step by step “How To” guide to jailbreak the mentioned idevices on iOS 4.1 using Greenpoison. It is to inform you that the main principle and working of this jailbreak is similar to Limera1n because both are based on the same exploit.


Greenpoison Download Available to Jailbreak iPhone 4, iPhone 3GS, iPod 3G/4G and iPad

Greenpoison Release was postponed due to Geohot’s Limera1n, but finally Chronic Dev Team has released its jailbreak tool for iPhone 4, iPhone 3GS, iPod Touch 3G, iPod touch 4G and iPad.

Support for other idevices including Apple TV will be added soon.


Comparison: JailbreakMe vs Greenpoison vs Limera1n

This comparison chart among JailbreakMe, Greenpoison and Limerain will answer the commonly asked questions by those iPhone/iPod/iPad users who are new to jailbreaking.

At one glance you can see which jailbreak tool supports which iOS version and iDevices. Moreover, you can also know wether the jailbreak is tethered or untethered and what type of exploit is used in the jailbreak.