The official release of iOS 6.1 also brings surprise news along with it. The hackers have found a way to Jailbreak iPhone 5, and other devices running on iOS. A Jailbreak tool for iOS 6.1 supporting iPAD 4, iPAD Mini, iPOD Touch has finally made its way that, too, in a week's after the official unveiling of Apple's mighty iOS 6.1.
Along with iOS 6.1 software offering, Apple also announced the coming of iPAD 4 in 128 GB variant. This is for the first time when Cupertino-based tech giant offers a bigger sized device, exceeding 64GB, as per its rigid laid norms.
Apple iOS 6.1 - Features and Overall Look
Apple updated the incredible iOS mobile OS with a minor update. Although, nothing ‘magical' happened with the update, as it was meant to clean bugs, and improved over -all functionality of the OS. Apple has made a very few, but novel changes with this update. Some of them aren't needed any more, for instance, Siri: the most hyped personal assistant made by Apple. The changes made by Apple in context to Siri were U.S.A specific.
Apple also tried to improve the 4G LTE connectivity. This affect do not matter to Indian iPad buyers, as 4G LTE connectivity is limited in India. The company also changes in the purchasing of iTunes Match. In nutshell, the update was nothing, but a mere disappointment. The mobile OS looks pale when compared to Android Jelly Bean which has end number of customizable options, and other fancy options.
Apple and Jailbreaking
Apple and Jailbreaking complement each other. The tech giant continued to stop the illegal hacking of iOS devices, but hackers always found a way to break the code. There are plenty of solutions present that extensively guide users to hack their iOS device.
Few days back, a hacking tool called Redsn0w, was introduced to Jailbreak iOS 6.1, but found ineffective due to non- synced nature with hardware. The latest hacking software is called the name of evasi0n, works with iPhone 5. The official site http://evasi0n.com/ , gives you information about the devices compatible with the hacking software. The software is fully functional with PC, Mac and Linux. Also hardware requirement; important instructions and information behind the hacking tool were mentioned on the site.
"Jailbreaking "is a commonly used practice for hackers iOS mobile OS. As, Apple is very strict with its ‘Eco-System', consumers often take advantage of Jailbreaking tools. There are number of ‘unrecognized ‘app stores available for both Android and iOS platforms. MiKandi, a third- part app store provides apps for Android users. Another major player in the third- part app store business is Cydia , a software application for using third- party applications on Jailbroken iOS devices.
Below are following steps on how to use Evasi0n for an iOS 6.1 unTethered jailbreak courtesyEvasi0n Jailbreak.com
Step 1: Download Evasi0n from download page to ensure that you have an authentic version of the tool.
Step 2: Once Evasion has been downloaded in its entirety, extract the contents using the same method you would for any ordinary zip file (Mac users needn't worry, as OS X automatically un-zips files). At this point we strongly advise that you place the files on your desktop for ease of use.
Step 3: To continue through the jailbreaking process, connect your device to a computer via an official Apple USB cable.
Step 4: Run the Evasi0n utility by launching the executable file downloaded in the first step. Once opened, you'll be greeted by a basic window that features some useful text and a "Jailbreak" button.
Step 5: If your iOS-based device was connected successfully, as listed in Step 3, the Jailbreak button will be clickable. Press the main button to initiate the untether jailbreak process.
Due to the jailbreak method employed by evasi0n, your device may look as if it's restoring - don't be alarmed, in actuality, it's simply transferring the required jailbreak files.
Step 6: At this point, the on-screen Evasi0n progress bar should display the active steps, it's crucial that you refrain from touching your device, as it may interfere with the jailbreak process.
Step 7: When prompted by evasi0n, click unlock your iPhone, iPad or iPod touch and tap the Jailbreak icon once.
Step 8: After the final process is complete, and your device has returned to its familiar lock screen, you'll be greeted with the welcomed Cydia icon in what was once a blank springboard space.
Congratulations, your device is now successfully jailbroken untethered and you will be able to install your favorite packages, tweaks and modifications from Cydia, provided they include support for your specific device.