iPad jailbreak

iPad jailbreak is removing Apple iPad default restriction to allows to users access the iPad file system. iPad owners cannot get most of the system change tweaks like themes/wallpapers ringtones most of the awesome apps without jailbreaking. Even iPad owners cannot get this kinds system changes apps via the official App store. Jailbreaking is the only solution for iPad owners to install Apple dissentient apps.


How to jailbreak iPad?

Jailbreaking is the only method to install Cydia for iPad. Except jailbreaking you cannot install Cydia by any other method.

The jailbreaking methods have differences according to device model and iOS version. So you have to choose most compatible jailbreak method according to device model and iOS version.



iPad jailbreak compatible

iPad 1 / iPad 2 / iPad 3 / iPad 4 / iPad Air / iPad Air 2 / iPad Mini / iPad Mini 2 / iPad Mini 3 / iPad Mini 4 / iPad Pro 12.9 , 9.7

iOS 10.3.2 latest for iPad Mini 2 / iPad Mini 3 / iPad Mini 4 /iPad 4 / iPad Air / iPad Air 2 / iPad Pro 12.9 , 9.7

iOS 9.3.5 latest for iPad 2 / iPad 3 / iPad Mini

iOS 5.1.1 latest for iPad 1


Cydia install for iPad

Cydia is the third party app install manager for jailbroken iPad device. Jailbreak is the only wat to get Cydia for iPad device. Except jailbreak iPad users cannot install Cydia from any other service or direct from official Apple store. Cydia install process may vary according to your iPad device model and running iOS version. So you must choose most compatible jailbreak method to install Cydia for iPad. Most of the jailbreak tools install Cydia automatically. But rarely you have to install Cydia manually after complete jailbreak.


jailbreaking methods for iPad

At this time there are three jailbreak solutions for iPad jailbreak.

  • Computer support tool - Windows /Mac / Linux

  • Online jailbreak tool

  • Apple Store jailbreak

At this time most of the jailbreak solutions are computer support tools. Yalu102 is the latest Computer support jailbreak tool. Yalu102 is Semi-tethered jailbreak tool supports iOS 10.2 version. Also, you can use Yalu102 jailbreak as an online solution. Visit Yalu102 jailbreak page for more details.

Usually, you need USB cable connection for PC support jailbreaking. But as an online, you can jailbreak without PC support. Online jailbreak using device default Safari web browser to install Cydia.

Yalu102 is the latest online jailbreak solution and support iOS 10.2 as a semi-tethered. Also you can use Yalu102 through Windows and Mac computer systems. zJailbreak also online jailbreak solution and support iOS 10.3.2 to iOS 10.2 versions. Semi jailbreak also online jailbreak solution for iPad devices at this time. iOS 8.4 to iOS 9.3.5 running iPad users are allowed use Semi jailbreak online solutions. Pangu tool and PP tool do not support iOS 9.2 - 9.3.3 running 32-bit iPad jailbreaking. But iOS 9.2 - 9.3.3 32 bit iPad users can use Semi jailbreak online solution for Cydia installations.

Apple store jailbreak somewhat same Totoa jailbreak. Apple accidentally approved PG Client application, and that app was support iOS 9. 2 - 9.3.3 jailbreak. PG Client app used the same PP jailbreak method and allowed to users to use it without a computer. But this method currently disabled by Apple.


iPad jailbreak for CarPlay

After long time research Apple unlived CarPlay kit for some select cars. Apple CarPlay makes life easier, and you can use iPhone device in safer while on driving. Apple CarPlay can do everything while driving such as - directions, make calls, send/receive iMessages, and listen to music. Along with these features, you will have some additional app support such as Podcasts, Beats Radio, iHeartRadio, Spotify, Stitcher, CBS Radio, Pandora, etc.

CarPlay only supports selected car models. However, other Car model users can get similar CarPlay features through CarPlay iOS jailbreak tweak. Therefore, you should jailbreak the iPad device.


Instructions before Jailbreak

Each jailbreak tool has own specific jailbreak instructions. iPad users should follow those instructions very well to avoid disturbances.

Some jailbreak tools not compatible with OTA update(special Pangu). Therefore, should use iTunes firmware upgrade method instead of OTA.

Latest iTunes version. Update iTunes version to latest before jailbreak.

Minimum OS upgrades for Computers - XP for Windows - OS x 10.7 for Mac

Disable Find My iPhone before start

Disable Touch ID and regular Passcode


iPad Jailbreak Legal status

Jailbreaking is legal process according to Digital Millennium Copyright Act (DMCA) USA. Following DMCA copyright act some other countries also confirmed Jailbreaking is a legal task. Some countries do not have law policy to make jailbreaking as an illegal process. But do not afraid because Apple cannot take legal action for jailbroken users.

But this law does not affected for iPad jailbreaking until October 2015. So at this time iPad jailbreak also the legal process. However, Apple has legal right to fix iPad jailbreak anytime.

As per Apple technical department, unauthorized modification for iPad may cause many issues such as security issues / weak performance/battery drain issues/malware attacks.


How to check Jailbreak status of iPad?

If you have Cydia icon on your home screen. It's mean your iPad is jailbroken.

If you have an unfamiliar app on your home screen like Yalu102 / Pangu app. It's mean your iPad is jailbroken.

Restart your iPad device and if it has replaced to any other boot logo such as Pineapple. It's mean your iPad is jailbroken.


Difference between Jailbroken and non-Jailbroken iPad

Jailbroken iPad users have two different app stores Cydia app store and official Apple app store. Non-jailbroken iPad users only can use Apple app store apps.

Stock iPad users can customize device according to Apple. But jailbroken iPad users can customize device as wish.

Jailbroken iPad users can install latest iOS features without upgrading. Non-jailbroken iPad users should upgrade firmware version to install latest iOS features.

Older iPad users can unlock carriers after jailbroken. Non-jailbroken users should contact carrier providers to unlock.

Non-jailbroken iPad users can claim Apple warranty anytime. Jailbroken iPad users should remove jailbreak before Apple warranty

Stock iPad users cannot access the iPad file system. Jailbroken iPad users can access the file system via jailbreak tweak.


Install latest iPad features through iPad jailbreak

Apple introduced iPad multitasking features with latest iOS releases. These functions only available on latest iPad models because older iPad models do not support to latest firmware versions.

However, older iPad owners can install all latest iPad multitasking features with jailbreak support.


iPad multitasking feature

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  • Split View - Medusa /Splitify



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