Evasi0n is one of the most popular jailbreak programs to hit the net. It’s basically a software package, which will let you get rid of all limitations imposed by Apple on their devices. The actual crack had already been used almost a million times in it’s initial six hours online. The untethered jailbreak using evasi0n lets iPhone or other Apple iOS devise to unlock as well as jailbreak their phones. This allows the user to install software, which isn’t approved by apple. Once complete, the user can switch phone carriers, install software for tethering like MyWi that allows the phone to be used as a hotspot.
The beauty of the evasi0n jailbreak being untethered is that your phone will be able to restart without the hassle of connecting the phone to a PC to reload the software. Keep in mind that as soon as an Apple device is updated to an iOS version, the jailbreak will be lost.
Below is a step-by-step guide, which will assist you using evasi0n to jailbreak the iPhone, iPad, iPad mini as well as the iPod touch. It is a fairly straightforward process but hopefully it’ll be a lot easier with our step-by-step guide below.
Step 1. The first thing you need to do is connect your iPhone is iOS device to your computer and do a back up in iTunes.
Step 2. The next step is to download the evasi0n jailbreak tool for either Windows, Mac or Linux. Once downloaded, go ahead and install. You’ll see 3 files in the folder once evasi0n has unzipped.
Step 3. The next step is to use iTunes and restore your iPhone. It’s recommended to set it up as a ‘new phone’ to avoid any bugs, but it’s not a necessity.
Step 4. Make your iPhone passcode free. This is important as it’s a must do in order for your jailbreak to work. Not to worry though, you’ll be able to re-activate it once the iOS jailbreak is done.
Step 5. Go ahead and launch the evasi0n app. Make sure the iPhone is connected.
Step 6. Hit ‘Jailbreak’ to initialize the process. Once done, do not touch your iPhone or iOS device until told to do so.
Step 7. You’ll notice your iPhone will reboot which is a normal step in the evasi0n jailbreak. Note that this may happen multiple times so make sure not to disconnect your iOS device until the whole process is complete.
Step 8. After the process has completed, unlock the iPhone or iOS device and hit the jailbreak icon. Make sure to only tap it once and not to unplug the device. Tapping it a second time could stall the process.
Step 9. Almost done! You’ll notice the final blue bar inputting the last pieces of the jailbreak.
Step 10. Once the jailbreak process is complete, you’ll notice it saying ‘ jailbreak complete!’ . Congratulations, your evasi0n iOS 6.1 jailbreak is done. Please note that your device may restart a few times in order to complete the final process