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Jailbreak faq

What is jailbreak?

Jailbreak is the process that allows iPhone, iPad, and iPod Touch users to gain root access to the command line of the iOS system, which will naturally remove any limitations imposed by Apple, and it will install Cydia application on the device. In simpler terms jail breaking your iPhone, iPad, or iPod Touch enable you to download additional applications, extensions, and themes that are unavailable through the official App Store, but at the same time with your jailbroken device running iOS you can still use the App Store, iTunes, and other normal functions, such as making telephone calls and sending messages. Jailbreaking iPhone, iPad, or iPod touch is safe, legal in the United States, and 100% reversible.

What is Cydia?

Cydia is a software application for iOS that allows Jail broken iPhone, iPad, & iPod Touch users to download software packages, applications, themes, tweaks, mods, ringtones,…etc. Cydia packages are provided by a decentralized system of repositories that list these packages. Cydia is similar to the App Store in that it will allow you to add many more applications such as: games, networking applications, productivity applications…etc. It also allows you to change the look of your iPhone .

Is the Jailbreak Software compatible with my device?

For each device, and iOS version there is a specific jailbreak software, and due to the fact that new iPhone, iPad, and iPod Touch models and iOS version updated all the time, a jailbreak for some devices my not be available immediately for download, because it takes time for the jailbreak software to be updated so that it will support new models and iOS updates. At JailbreakWizz.com you will find the most updated Jailbreak Softwares available any where, to check if your device and iOS version is compatible with the jailbreak software. You can check our

How many devices can i jailbreak?

You can jailbreak as many devices(iPhones, iPods and iPads) as you like.

How long will it take to jailbreak my iPhone?

As soon as you complete your payment, you will be re-directed to create a username and a password which will give you instant access to the jailbreak software and step by step instructions on how to jailbreak it and install Cydia. The whole process from A-Z takes less than 20 minutes.

Is Jailbreaking Legal?

Jailbreaking iPhone, iPad, or iPod Touch is legal in the United States under the Digital Millennium Copyright Act. It is also legal in most other countries.

How do i Download Cydia on my device?

By Jailbreaking your device by following instructions in our , Cydia will be automatically added to your device.

Does the Jailbreak Software Support Mac?

Yes, there are two versions of the Jailbreak Software, one for Windows, and one for Mac.

Does Jailbreak work in my country?

You can jailbreak your device worldwide.

Are there Risks to Jailbreaking?

The terms of Apple s factory warranty state that installing unauthorized software on your iPhone, iPod Touch, or iPad, voids the warranty. However, simply running a Restore through iTunes reverts your device back to the latest factory settings, leaving no trace of having run non Apple software. To protect lost revenue, Apple developers are continually updating application code to foil these techniques to jailbreak and unlock devices. So every new generation of device and/or operating system (OS) requires new programming on the jailbreaking side. iNeed Jailbreak.com makes sure that the latest keys are made available to you as soon as they are released. Jailbreaking allows a tremendous amount of customization. Right now the iPhone operating system is limited to the apple s factory settings. Without the jailbreak, there is no room for tweaking and changing every tiny aspect that your mind desires.

Is Jailbreaking REALLY that good?

YES! The apple device remains simplified without the jailbreak so change the rules and create your own custom look! Jailbreak your device and make your device your own creation! Jailbreaking takes the apple device’s functionality to an entire new level. The iPhone, iPad, and iPod Touch have truly changed our lives. They are so powerful and convenient in many aspects and Jailbreaking takes them to a new level!

What is DFU mode?

dfu mode means Device Firmware Upgrade Mode . It s built into iOS devices to allow you to restore iOS even if something has gone wrong on the software level of the device. We use DFU mode to get a jailbreakable device ready for applying a jailbreak like redsn0w, and to restore custom firmwares. If something goes wrong with a jailbroken device, you can always put the device into DFU mode and restore it with iTunes.

Can I use Apple Store and iTunes after I Jailbreak my iPhone?

Yes. Jailbreaking an iPhone would not affect App Store or the downloads from it. So you can continue to buy apps from Apple store or iTunes.

How do I remove my jailbreak?

Plug your device into your computer, open iTunes, let your device sync and back up (you may need to separately back up your contacts, photos, etc. if they aren t synced with your device), and then click Restore. After the restore your device will reboot, and then iTunes will give you the option to choose which backup to restore from. The first one is usually the one you want, unless you want to restore to an older backup. Click continue and then let your apps, music, and pictures sync. If you have an iPhone 3G or 3GS with the iPad baseband (6.15.00), you need to restore using custom firmware. sn0wbreeze and redsn0w can create a custom firmware file that is not jailbroken in baseband preservation mode only.

What are the benefits of jailbreaking?

Jailbreaking is a hack, or exploit, that brings added functions and features that were not imagined by Apple or restricted

1. Tethering for free

2. FaceTime over 3G.

3. Customize your icons and deck out with themes.

4. Install apps that would have never passed the Apple scrutiny to appear in the official App Store.

5. Create widgets to make it easier to access settings, like toggling WiFi.

Do I need to know any prior knowledge before I attempt to jailbreak my device?

Absolutely not. Our latest guides are extremely easy to follow, a layman can read and follow our simple to use instructions and jailbreak his device. To see if your device qualifies for a Jailbreak,

What firmware is jailbreakable?

To determine which firmware you have on your iPhone, launch the Settings application, press General, then press About. Look at the entry for Version (also referred to as firmware or OS). It will have a number next to it and another number in parentheses. We re only concerned about the first two (or three) digit number. So when you hear: Apple is releasing new firmware, that is the number they are referring to. Currently, 6.0, 6.0.1, 6.0.2, 6.1, 6.1.1 and 6.1.2 firmware can be jailbroken.

Why Jailbreak Your iPhone?

Jailbreaking lets you install applications that are not approved by Apple. Many of these applications can be very helpful but they will unfortunately never make it to the App Store due to apple’s restrictions. There are many reasons why you would want to jailbreak your iPhone:  install 3rd party applications rejected by Apple for various reasons (i.e barrer)  video recording (now available on the iPhone 3GS)  changing the look and feel by installing custom graphics and themes  free tethering  get access to cracked App Store apps for free (not endorsed by me, but still worth noting)