How to Untethered Jailbreak iOS 6.1.2 Using Sn0wbreeze
After the evasi0n Jailbreak, here comes the official Untethered Jailbreak for iOS 6.1.2 using the Official sn0wbreeze 2.9.10 version. Though there are a lot of tools you may already know to Jailbreak your iOS Device, but there is an advantage of Sn0wbreeze or Redsn0w over the evasi0n tool by evad3rd team.
Both of the most popular and well known hacking tools viz. Redsn0w or Sn0wbreeze involves a step by step guide to jailbreak the iOS Device. However, the advantage you will get by using these are as follows :-
- You can Unlock your iOS Device using Ultrasn0w or its equivalent cydia tweak.
- Preserve the upgradation of the baseband.
- Install the custom Firmware file into your iOS Device.
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Sn0wbreeze Supported Devices
Snowbreeze 2.9.10 version currently don’t support the newer iOS Devices like iphone 4S, iPhone 5 or other newer models. It supports the pre-A5 powered iOS Devices like iPhone 3GS, iPhone 4, iPod Touch 4G.
How-to Jailbreak iOS 6.1.2 using Sn0wbreeze
Note : For windows 8 users, you need to also install the .Net Framework 3.5 or higher on your PC. [Download link]
Step 2 : Download the iOS 6.1.2 Firmware File. Simply select the correct ISPSW file for your device:
Step 3 : Now connect your iOS Device to the PC. Also make sure that the Firmware your iDevice is running must be supported by the current version of Sn0wbreeze.
Step 4 : Extract the Sn0wbreeze on your Desktop and Run the .exe file from inside the Sn0wbreeze archive.
Step 5 : Now follow the ON-Screen Instructions shown on the Sn0wbreeze tool screen and “Browse the IPSW File” and choose the appropriate firmware file from your PC which you have downloaded previously in Step 2.
Step 6 : Once sn0wbreeze successfully identify your iOS Firmware, you will be shown a new screen where 3 modes (iFaith, Simple and Expert Modes) option are available. Simply choose the Simple Mode.
Step 7 : Wait for a while, once you see the DONE MESSAGE on your Screen.
Step 8 : Now put your iOS Device into PWned DFU Mode and follow the instructions given there. If you still won’t be able to do so, just read our these detailed tutorials :-
Step 9 : Once done, please wait for sometime and Sn0wbreeze will create a custom fimware file that can be restored using the iTunes.
Step 10 : Close the Sn0wbreeze, and open the latest version of iTunes and Find the “Restore” button, but don’t click it.
Step 11 : Press and hold the left SHIFT key on the keyboard and now click on the “Restore button”. This will open a dialog box and will let you choose the .IPSW File.
Step 12 : You need to choose the custom firmware file that was modified by Sn0wbreeze in Step 9 and wait for sometime.
Step 13 : Once done, you iOS Device will restart and you will now see a new Cydia Icon onto your iPhone Springboard.
Congratulations ! ! You have successfully jailbroken your iOS Device using the Sn0wbreeze tool on iOS 6.1.2 firmware.
Once you are done with Jailbreaking, its time to try some Apps from Cydia Store. Below is the list of articles we found relevant for you once you successfully jailbreaks your iOS Device.
- What is Cydia, Cydia Basics, FAQ and App Store
- How to Install Cydia Apps on your iPhone
- How To Save SHSH Blobs Through Cydia To Your Device
- Cydia Apps Worth Trying for iPhone After Jailbreaking on iOS 6.0/6.1
- Best Siri Cydia Tweaks Worth Trying After Jailbreaking on iOS 6.0/6.1
- How to Get Cracked App Store Apps on iOS 6.0/6.1 With and Without jailbreaking
- Most Popular Cydia Repo’s List for iPhone 5, iPad Mini, iPod Touch 4G,5G
- Flex Allows you to Write your own Jailbreak Tweaks