Sunday, May 27, 2012

How to jailbreak IOS 5.1.1 with Absinthe

With the release of Absinthe 2.0, the IOS 5.1.1 perfect jailbreak is possible now. Here is the detailed guide of how to jailbreak IOS 5.1.1.

Breaking news: Absinthe has updated to 2.0.2, add supporting to (GSM)iPhone 4 9B208.
Download the Absinthe 2.0.2 here: (Absinthe has updated to 2.0.4, iPad 2.4 is supported for now. )

Step 1. Run Absinthe 2.0.1
Step 2Connect your device to your computer with Absinthe opened, then Absinthe will detect the device that you connect, if fail, connect again. Make sure your device is turned on and at the Home screen. You do not have to use DFU mode at all. (Pod2g said:"Even your grandma can jailbreak with Absinthe".)
Step 3Click Jailbreak, and let the process complete. You will see your device restore, don't worry, it's very normal.
Step 4There will be a message that the jailbreak is done, then there will be a Cydia app icon on your Home screen. Now you can unplug your device.
Step 5. Open Cydia, enjoy jailbreaking!