We have some great news for iOS 8 users. iOS 8.1 Jailbreak update released earlier today and panGu team released this great tool. This version is only works for windows, but fully functional both Windows and Mac version supported panGu 8 will released soon. panGu team announced this jailbreak method works for all iOS 8- iOS 8.1 iOS devices.
iOS 8.1 Jailbreak Compatibility with –
- iPhone 6
- iPhone 6 plus
- iPhone 5S
- iPhone 5C
- iPhone 5
- iPhone 4S
- iPad Air models
- iPad mini models
- iPod touch 5G
Before iOS 8.1 Jailbreak –
- Backup your iOS device to avoid your data loss
- Please disable the passcode on your device and ‘find my iPhone’ feature in the iCloud settings.
The firmware upgraded via OTA will have a lot of influence factors. If you have several failed attempts, please try to download the latest firmware and restore your iOS device. In addition, panGu 8 tool now add a function to restore iOS devices and execute automatic activation, you can try click the jailbreak button after restoring, and panGu 8 will automatically activate your device and do jailbreak.
Is storage capacity almost full?
This is because the jailbreak program will write important files into the system directory and cause alarm, it will not affect the result. when the Cydia be compatible, click on the Cydia will launch the directory moving process.
What is about afc2?
Because Apple made a lot of adjustments to the system, you cannot use afc2 plugins at present.
Do not delete “com.apple.mobile.softwareupdated.plist” , otherwise it will cause system failure.
Simple steps to jailbreak iOS 8.1 using panGu 8 without failure –
- Restart your iOS device and then try again
- Please enable the Airplane mode and close Wi-Fi and then try to Jailbreak
- Use panGu 8 restore function and jailbreak again
Why did not Cydia included for this update?
Because of the many changes iOS 8 system, Cydia and many plug-dependent Substrate framework can not be used in iOS 8. So panGu team provide developers need some basic plug-in such as environment and SSH version 1.0 jailbreak, the convenience Cydia authors and other developers as soon as possible for iOS modify their code. After the completion of compatible Cydia, they will release updates to integrate Cydia. so, panGu 8 1.0 ready for strict jailbreak developer version.
Should i jailbreak iOS 8.1?
Due to the existence of life-cycle escape, no way of knowing when Apple will block loopholes, So you can first escape, and so after the completion of compatible Cydia, you can download and install Cydia using pangu APP phone, or using SSH and other channels can also be installed. In addition, PP assistant jailbreak version is also perfectly compatible with iOS 8 system to facilitate user to download and install software.