Apple recently launched the latest update for iOS mobile operating system iOS 8 for its customers and followers, offering plenty of features for making the user experience up to the mark. The operating system makes people to have an entirely new medium/way of sharing content with your family. Seeing the response of the latest released iOS, the company launched an update for it, iOS 8.1 with the new changes and for overcoming the problems which occurred and popped up during working on it. iOS 8 and 8.1 is available for various iOS devices like iPhone 5s and it is also present on the recently launched iOS smartphones iPhone 6 and 6 Plus.
Jailbreaks are same as what people do on Android known as Rooting; it aids the user in removing the limitations present on your iOS device. Through jailbreaking you can get the root permissions to the iOS file system and manager, doing the jailbreaking process doesn’t hamper the device and you can perform the usual working on it. Now you can jailbreak your iOS 8 operating system and can access to various apps along with games not available through the Apple official App Store.
Benefits of Jailbreaking the iPhone:
- Customize your device according to your preference and download extensions for making out of league.
- Use the iOS device on various and multiple carriers making it unofficially unlocked through the jailbreak.
- No problem in jalibreaking the device.
- Using third-apps on your device without any interference.
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Jailbreaking the iPhone running on iOS 8 and 8.1:
Pangu team has successfully formulated and delivered a jailbreak for iOS 8.1 being an untehtered version it has previously has surprised the world with the jailbreak.
Steps for doing the Jailbreaking process:
It is only for Windows users and it is basically for iPhones launched after iPhone 4S and for iPads released after iPad 2
Backup your device data and make your lock screen pass disabled by navigating through Settings – General – Passcode Lock On – Turn Passcode Off. Make sure that you have the latest version of iOS for initiating the process.
Get the latest version of the jailbreak developed by the Pangu team for this link given for download below on your Windows desktop.
After downloading process completes, install the application and right-click for selecting the option Run as Administrator. Now plug-in your iOS device through the help of USB cable to your PC or laptop.
Now click on the checkbox present on the left side with the initials PP and after this select the jailbreak button highlighted in blue in the center. The jailbreak process will start as soon as you hit the blue button.
During the jailbreaking process the device will do a couple of reboots and which is normal so don’t hit your panic button.
When the jailbreaking process will complete you will see a Pangu application on the homescreen as the confirmation of jailbreaking is successfully done on your device.
There is no Cydia update present for this jailbreak from Pangu, in coming future it might be for you. Jailbreak for iOS 8 is upon your choice whether your prefer to do so or use it as the way it is.