Absinthe 2.0 iOS 5.1.1 Untethered Jailbreak Tutorial (Windows/Linux/Mac)
The most awaited tool from pod2g – Absinthe 2.0 iOS 5.1.1 untethered jailbreak is here! It is universal and works on iPhone 3gs, iPhone 4, iPhone 4S, iPad, iPad 2, iPad 3 and iPod Touch. You can also perform the jailbreak on all the popular operating systems such as Windows, Mac and Linux. It was just released so we publish the jb tutorial as soon as possible. All the steps are pretty easy so you can safely jailbreak your iDevice listed above in just minutes.
How to perform untethered jailbreak on iOS 5.1.1 with Absinthe 2.0 (Windows/Linux/Mac):
Step One: Get the Absinthe v2.0:
Step Two: Connect the device to PC/Mac and perform a backup via iTunes or other soft you prefer.
Step Three: Run Absinthe tool. It will detect the device model and the firmware version right away.
Step Four: Push Jailbreak to get the process started. You’ll see message saying: ‘Beginning jailbreak, this may take a while….‘ and ‘Sending initial jailbreak data. This may also take a while…‘.
Step Five: After that Absinthe 2.0 will send the last data needed for process completion. You’ll see your device restoring in a while.
Step Six: Don’t be to fast plugging off your device as the process is not over yet. Besides, you’ll be warned with a popup message.
Step Seven: Take a deep breath and wait till the process runs to the end. You’ll see an Apple logo and a white progress bar below on your iPhone 3gs, iPhone 4, iPhone 4S, iPad, iPad 2, iPad 3 or iPod Touch.
Step Eight: The device will now boot and the Cydia icon will be placed on the SpringBoard. Launch it, setup as usual.
Also you can watch the video tutorial guide which also can help you to jailbreak iOS 5.1.1 with Absinthe 2.0.
Update: If there are some problems with Absinthe 2.0 the fix errors here and repeat jailbreak.
Update 2: Download Absinthe 2.0.2 here to jailbreak iPhone 4 GSM running iOS 5.1.1 build 9B208.
That’s all the moves you have to do to perform iOS 5.1.1 untethered jailbreak flawlessly with latest tool Absinthe 2.0 that appeared on the web just a few moments ago.
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