Jailbreak iOS 10
iOS 10 & 10.0.1 Jailbreak possibilities
iOS 10 Compatibility
iPhone – iOS 10 is available iPhone 5 and all latest iPhone models. It is time to change your phone if you are still an iPhone 4S user. However, iOS 9.3.2 /9.3.3 beta supported to iPhone 4S.
iPads – iOS 10 supports all iPads except iPad 1,2,3 and Mini 1.
iPods – iOS 10 only supports iPod touch 6. It doesn’t support for iPod touch 5.
iH8sn0w (a Popular Jailbreak hacker ) released a Jailbreak demonstration video for the 1st time for iOS 10. He has jailbroken iOS 10 and installed the Cydia to his iPhone.
Sn0wbreeze is the most popular Jailbreak tool which released by iH8sn0w. It was supported to jailbreak iOS 6.1.3 and below versions. He has also developed many jailbreak-related tools for older iOS versions. Currently, he hadn’t named this Jailbreak. Most of the time this tool may be Snowbreeze 10. This exploit is the only news about iOS 10 Jailbreak status.
Semi Jailbreak team and 3k Partial Jailbreak teams announced that both of their partial jailbreak methods are not compatible with iOS 10. Luca (popular Italian hacker who released the Jailbreak for iOS 9.3.3 beta has announced his jailbreak is also not compatible with iOS 10. Read more about the iOS 9.3.3 Jailbreak of popular Jailbreak teams/hackers.
However, Jailbreak will be harder to iOS 10 according to developers of Pangu, TaiG, Luca and GS magic team. It means jailbroken users have to choose iOS jailbreak or iOS 10. We published a pole to know user interest about the iOS 10 & jailbreak, According to results, Many jailbroken users are ready to give up their jailbreak upgrading their devices to iOS 10. However, we still believe that keeping your jailbreak is the best option instead to upgrade your device to iOS 10. You can use many iOS 10 default functions as jailbreak apps and tweaks. Read below for our comparison about Jailbreak and iOS 10 for more info.
iOS 10 Jailbreak demonstrate by Pangu
Pangu jailbreak team demonstrated iOS 10 Jailbreak on MOSEC security conference. However, Pangu team didn’t s any video evidence of iOS 10 jailbreak and only showed screenshots of Cydia running iPhone 6 device on the meeting.
Some audience asked about the upcoming jailbreak plans from the Team, Stephen Chan (CEO of Pangu team) hinted team Pangu ready to release iOS 9.3.2 jailbreak very soon.
However, According to MOSEC twitter status iOS 10 jailbreak has some questionable at this time. MOSEC said one of the Apple security researcher came to security event and identified Pangu team iOS jailbreak demonstrations.
So iOS 10 jailbreak will be delayed as we expected. Apple has good chance to kill iOS 10 jailbreak with upcoming iOS 10 beta updates.
iOS 10 Jailbreak is a big challenge
Pangu team could release the Jailbreak for iOS 9.3.3, Apple fixed the iOS 9.3.3 releasing iOS 9.3.4 within a very short period. Apple has never planned to release iOS 9.3.4. They just released it to fix the Pangu iOS 9.3 – 9.3.3 Jailbreak.
Also, Apple fixed iOS beta 1,2 exploits with iOS 10 beta 3. Therefore iOS 10 jailbreak will be a huge challenge.
iOS 10 Jailbreak demonstrations
Pangu Jailbreak team demonstrated iOS 10 Jailbreak on MOSEC Security Conference. The team showed screenshots of Cydia running on an iPhone 6 device at the meeting. When some audience asked about the upcoming Jailbreak plans from the Team, Stephen Chan (CEO of Pangu team) hinted team Pangu is ready to release iOS 9.3.2 Jailbreak very soon. However, Pangu team waited until Apple released the iOS 9.3.3 to out this Jailbreak.
However, according to MOSEC’s Twitter status, iOS 10 Jailbreak has some questionable features at this time. MOSEC said one of the Apple’s security researchers came to security event and identified Pangu team iOS Jailbreak demonstrations.
Untethered Jailbreak iOS 10 Untethered Jailbreak is available with Pangu 10 tool. The tool is still not compatible with iOS 10.0.3 at this time. 32-bit iOS users, please check below of this page.
64-bit device list – iPhone 6s Plus, iPhone 6s, iPhone 6 Plus, iPhone 6, iPhone 5s, iPad Air 2, iPad Air, iPad mini 4, iPad mini 3, iPad mini 2, 9.7-inch iPad Pro, 12.9-inch iPad Pro
Pangu iOS 10 Jailbreak process is somewhat different from previous Jailbreak methods. You must create a custom IPSW file as the Snowbreeze Jailbreak process (before iOS 6.1.6)
Quick facts about the Pangu 10 Jailbreak
iOS 10 Jailbreak is easy, but it is somewhat time-consuming
You must backup your device before start the Jailbreak because you have to restore your device as the part of this jailbreak process. You can restore your backup after the Jailbreak process.
Pangu 10 Jailbreak is fully Untethered (not the Semi-tethered ). It means you don’t want to re-jailbreak again and again. It’s a hassle-free Jailbreak.
Pangu tools are always free. You can download the tools from this web page (check below for download links)
OTA update – OTA update is not compatible with this method. Restore your device again if you updated device through OTA. Then use iTunes upgrade method.
Instructions before jailbreak.
Start the Jailbreak process with fresh iOS 10 version. We recommend to upgrade your device to iOS 10, Then Backup it (must) and restore to iOS 10 again before starting the Jailbreak. You must have iOS 10 back up to restore your device after the JB process.
Disable Touch ID and passcode.
Enable Airplane mode.
Disable “Find my iPhone” feature. You can active “Find my iPhone” later
Please follow this guide correctly to avoid the Jailbreak failure. Please restore your device and restart the process if Jailbreak process fails.
Step 1 – Download the Pangu iOS 10 Jailbreak software and iOS 10 IPSW file according to your device model (Check below for download links)
Step 2 – Drag the exe to the desktop. (dmg file if you are a Mac user) Open the software. Then plug your device into the computer using the data cable.
Step 3 – Tool detects your device model and your iOS version as iOS 10, Now “Continue” button will be enabled.
Step 4 – Click the “Next” button. Drag your downloaded iOS 10 IPSW file to your desktop.
Step 5 – Click “Select IPSW” button to choose the IPSW file. You must have downloaded the correct IPSW file according to your device model
Step 6 – Pangu Jailbreak tool will modify the iOS 10 IPSW file. It takes few minutes.
Step 7 – Now you have to restore your iOS device using modified IPSW file. Click “Restore” button and wait few minutes
Step 8 – OK, You can install Pangu app to your device, Click the “Install Pangu app” button
Step 9 – Tap the Pangu icon to open the Pangu app. Click the “start” button. Then your device will restart automatically.
The below message will display when you click the “start.” button
“Pangu iOS 10 tool injects the Jailbreak resources to your device. Please wait until device restarts after the injecting.”
Step 10 – Now you have completed iOS 10 Jailbreak process. You can see the Cydia on your Home screen.
iOS 10 download links
Download tool from iOS 10.1 beta jailbreak page
Make sure to download the IPSW file correctly according to your iOS device model
Jailbreak iOS 10 by downgrading
Still, Apple allows signing iOS 9.3.5 version. So first you have to downgrade iOS 10 version to iOS 9.3.5 version. Follow this guide to downgrade iOS 10 to iOS 9.3.5 version.
Step 1 –Before start downgrade, backup device data. This process very helpful to secure your data.
Step 2 –Download iOS 9.3.5 IPSW file and save it your desktop.
Step 3 –Download latest iTunes version.
Step 4 –USB cable.
Step 5 –Disable Find My iPhone – Settings > General > Find My iPhone – disable. You can reactivate after a complete downgrade.
Step 6 –Now connect your iOS 10 device to computer by using USB cable
Step 7 –Open iTunes if your device does not detect automatically
Step 8 –Click device icon
Step 9 –Now click Restore button along with Windows – Shift key / Mac – Option/Alt
Step 10 –Now select previous install iOS 9.3.5 IPSW file
Step 11 –After few second downgrade process will start.
Step 12 –Once downgraded go through settings and setup the device.
Step 13 –After downgrade to iOS 9.3.5 you have to downgrade again to iOS 9.3.2 version.
Step 15 –After jailbroken you can install iOS 10 latest features with jailbreak tweak support.
Pangu competitor’s approach to jailbreak
Still TaiG team (the biggest competitor of the Pangu) didn’t announce anything about the iOS 10 Jailbreak. However, popular hacker Luca Tedesco demonstrated jailbreak as YaluX for the iOS 10.
However, Luca Tedesco is not a Jailbreak community friendly hacker. His aim may Apple’s iOS Jailbreak bounty program. Apple always tries to prevent the Jailbreak, and they secretly offer big bonuses who report the security bugs. Hackers can exploit the Jailbreak using these security issues.
Popular hacker iH8sn0w has also demonstrated the iOS 10 Jailbreak. He also installed the Cydia to his iPhone. Sn0wbreeze is the most popular Jailbreak tool which released by iH8sn0w. It was supported to jailbreak iOS 6.1.3 and below versions. He has also developed many jailbreak-related tools for older iOS versions.
However, New Pangu untethered jailbreak method is same to Snowbreeze Jailbreak.
Step 14 –Unknown hacker demonstrated iOS 9.3.5 downgrade to iOS 9.3.2 version. Hacker using Prometheus third party software to downgrade iOS 9.3.5 to iOS 9.3.2 version.
After downgrade to iOS 9.3.2 you can easily use Pangu iOS 9.2 – 9.3.3 semi tethered jailbreak tool for iOS 10 jailbreak.
Pangu iOS 10 Jailbreak tool for Mac
Jailbreak methods for iOS 10 – 10.0.3
Online Semi Jailbreak – Online Semi Jailbreak – Very easy. But It only hacks the Safari browser to download 3rd party IPA files to your device. You cannot install system tweaks and system apps at all using Semi Jailbreak Cydia. You can Jailbreak your iOS device by visiting this web page from your iOS 10 – 10.0.2 ,10.0.3 device. This is also compatible with iOS 10.0.3 on iPhone7 / 7 Plus
Online Semi Jailbreak
Compatibility – All iOS 10 , iOS 10.0.1 , iOS 10.0.2 , iOS 10.0.3 devices (64-bit and 32-bit)
Visit this page from your iOS 10 – 10.0.2 device.
Tap the “Jailbreak” button
You will get following menus to continue.
Finally, You can install the Semi Jailbreak app manager to your iOS 10 – 10.0.3 device. You can install 3rd party app stores (including Cydia) using this Semi JB app manager
iOS 10.0.3 & just released
iOS 10.0.3 has been released for only iPhone 7 and iPhone 7 plus. AT&T users have complained about the cellular connectivity issue with iPhone 7 /7Plus with iOS 10.0.2. Apple just fixed this problem releasing iOS 10.0.3
How will be iOS 10.0.2 Jailbreak
Most of the time, Untethered Jailbreak, and Semi Jailbreak will not be change on iOS 10.0.2. But you have to wait for iOS 10.1 release date for Jailbreak your device using untethered.
Qwertyoruiopz confirmed iOS 10.0.1 jailbreak
Using iPhone 7, qwertyoruiopz has shown the possibility of iOS 10.0.1 again via the Twitter account of his. According to him, he used Yalux tool version for this successfully demonstrate. But, still, it has no any tool version released yet. So, users have doubt about this. Qwertyoruiopz should releases tool version now, if he wants getting trust & verify it.
Here are the things he used to confirm his jailbreak method.
Jailbroken iPhone 7
You can only download the iOS 10.0.1 IPSW files at this time. iOS 10.0.2 download links are not available at this time. But you can download iOS 10.1 beta IPSW files