Finally Snowbreeze 2.0.1 has been released to jailbreak iOS 4.1 on certain idevices, as we told you in our previous post. First Snowbreeze 2.0 was published but after some users reported error 37 during the jailbreak process, a new version Sn0wbreeze 2.0.1 is released.
This new version supports the following idevices:
- iPod touch 1G
- iPod touch 2G (Non-MC Model)
- iPod touch 2G (MC Model, must be previously jailbroken on 3.1.2)
- iPod touch 3G (Must be previously jailbroken on 3.1.2)
- iPhone 2G
- iPhone 3G
- iPhone 3GS new bootrom (Must be previously jailbroken on 3.1.2)
- iPhone 3GS old bootrom (Must be already jailbroken. If you are jailbroken using Spirit or JailbreakMe, install Spirit2Pwn from http://repo.woowiz.net.
The instructions to jailbreak iOS 4.1 with Snowbreeze 2.0.1 are same as posted here, but I am going to post complete howto guide here again if you don’t want to leave this page.
Step by Step Guide to Jailbreak iOS 4.1 with Snowbreeze 2.0.1:
Step 1: Download and install the latest version of iTunes.
Step 2: Sync and backup your iPhone’s all data like settings, contacts, photos, music and apps using the itunes.
Step 3: Download Snowbreeze 1.8 version and iOS 4.1 and keep them on your desktop.
Step 4: Open the snowbreeze and select the simple mode. If you want to enable multitasking, background wallpapers and battery percentage, select Expert Mode.
Step 5: Click the Browse button and select the iOS 4.1 firmware (currently available only for developers).
Step 6: If the firmware is correct, you will see the confirmation message. Now click Next to proceed.
Step 7: If you selected the Simple Mode, snowbreeze will ask if you want to activate (hacktivation) your iPhone. Click No if you are already using the supported carrier.
Step 8: Click Next and snowbreeze will create a custom firmware of iOS 4.1. The custom firmware will contain the word “snowbreeze” before the file name.
Step 9: Now to restore the custom iOS 4.1, connect your iPhone to iTunes. Click your device in the sidebar of itunes and press and hold the left “Shift button” on keyboard and then click on “Restore” button (not the “Update” or “Check for update“).
Step 10: You will be prompted for the location of custom firmware. Select the newly cooked firmware and proceed. Now sit back and let the snowbreeze work to complete installation.
Step 11: After the installation is completed, resync your all data and enjoy jailbroken iPhone 3GS on iOS 4.1.
Snowbreeze 2.0.2 has been released after fixing bugs and errors like 17, 40 and hacktivation problem. Download Snowbreeze 2.0.2. Other instructions are same as posted here.
- Download iTunes 10
- Download .NET Framework 3.5 (required to run Sn0wbreeze)
- Download Snowbreeze 1.0.2 (for windows only)
iOS 4.1 Direct Download links: