Download GreenPois0n RC5 to Jailbreak iOS 4.2.1 [How to Guide]

The Chronic dev team has just released GreenPois0n RC5 jailbreaking tool which can be used to jailbreak iDevices running the latest iOS 4.2.1 firmware. Only catch here is that (for now) GreenPois0n RC5 is available only for Mac and it is not a stable release (RC5 – Release candidate 5). GreenPois0n for Windows and Linux is expected to arrive soon. […]


Download Redsn0w 0.9.6b5 to Flash iPhone Baseband 06.15.00

The iPhone dev team have released Redsn0w 0.9.6b5 for Mac & Windows which lets you to flash iPad baseband 06.15.00 on iPhone 3G & iPhone 3GS on iOS 4.1.2 or iOS 4.1 stuck at 05.15.04 & 05.14.04 baseband. This is very similar to PwnageTool 4.1.3, but works on both Mac and Windows. But the good news is that, unlike PwnageTool […]


Download PwnageTool 4.1.3 to Update iPhone Baseband to 06.15.00

The iPhone Dev team have released a special edition PwnageTool (v4.1.3) which can update the baseband of iPhone 3GS & 3G to 06.15.00 so that they can be unlocked using Ultrasn0w 1.2 on the latest iOS 4.2.1 (or iOS 4.1) firmware. As you might already know, basebands 05.14.xx and 05.15.xx are currently unlockable and hence this update becomes necessary. Risks […]


Jailbreak iOS 4.1 on iPhone 3G & iPod Touch 2G with RedSn0w 0.9.6

Good news for (some) iPhone users. The iPhone dev team has just released the updated version of RedSn0w 0.9.6b1 which can jailbreak iOS 4.1 on iPhone 3G & iPod Touch 2G (non-MC models only). RedSn0w 0.9.6 beta 1 uses the same pwnage2 DFU-mode exploit that has been used earlier. Currently only Mac version is released. Windows version is under testing […]


[How to] Enable HDR Photos on iPhone 3GS

One of the high points of iOS 4.1 firmware update was HDR photography feature for iPhone 4. But then, many iPhone 3GS & iPhone 3G users were disappointed since HDR imaging was not made available to them by Apple. Thankfully, the iPhone hacker Will Strafach has successfully developed his new tweak to enable HDR photos on iPhone 3GS and iPhone […]


[How To] Downgrade iOS 4.1 on iPhone 4, iPhone 3GS & iPod Touch

As we reported last night, Apple released the iOS 4.1 firmware update with some exciting features like Game center and HDR photos, but with iOS 4.1 jailbreak & unlock being not available, we had advised people with jailbroken devices to stay away from the iOS 4.1 upgrade. But still, many users accidentally upgraded to iOS 4.1 and lost their jailbreak/unlock […]


Ultimate Guide to Jailbreak & Download all Firmware Versions of iPhone, iPad & iPod Touch

Ultimate Guide to Jailbreak & Download all Firmware Versions of iPhone, iPad & iPod Touch

Direct Download all versions of iPhone, iPod Touch & iPad firmware (ipsw) files, along with the links to jailbreaking and unlocking guides for that particular version. Even though we extensively cover the iPhone, iPod Touch and iPad jailbreaking & unlocking scene, many newbies who are late to join the party find it really tough to find the right firmware version […]


Check Bootrom Version of iPhone 3GS using iDetector

Check Bootrom Version of iPhone 3GS using iDetector

You might have come across the terms like old bootrom and new bootrom when checking our guides to jailbreak iPhone 3GS 4.0 (or unlock iPhone 3GS 4.0). In case you are new to all these and do not understand what they mean and wondering how to find the bootrom version, here is a simple tool for you. iDetector iDetector is […]


[How to] Install iOS 4 on Your iPhone or iPod Touch

[How to] Install iOS 4 on Your iPhone or iPod Touch

Apple is set to release their next major upgrade to iPhone operating system – iOS 4 anytime now (Update: It is available now), which would bring in loads of new previously missing features like Multitasking, fast app switching, 5x digital zoom, folders for apps, backgrounds and others. Apple had already made it clear that this major OS upgrade would be […]