New Ac1dSn0w Jailbreak for iOS 5.0.1 – Tutorial

Acidsnow (Ac1dsn0w) jailbreak is the latest iPhone 4 jailbreak on firmware iOS 5.0.1 from PwnDevTeam . New Ac1dSn0w Jailbreak also supports jailbreak on iPhone 3GS , iPod Touch 4 and iPad 1st generation . No jailbreak for iPhone 4S and iPad 2 is available yet . Currently supported to run only on Mac Operating System , Acidsnow can jailbreak iOS 5.0.1 in tethered mode . There is not much of a difference in the jailbreak method from Sn0wbreeze and Redsn0w, two well-known jailbreak tools but it provides with an alternative option .

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Acidsnow Jailbreak Tool Features :

  • Tethered Boot
  • Pwned DFU
  • Exit Recovery

Currently features like remote jailbreaking , custom firmware creation , iRecovery Remote are in the process of developement and will be added soon.

Steps to Jailbreak iPhone 4 iOS 5.0.1 using Acidsnow :

  1. Download AcidSnow for Mac ** . Download Size 35 MB .
  2. Launch the application and you will see the following window acidsnow jailbreak
  3. To see device related information select “Show Console”jailbreak acidsnow
  4. Turn off your device and connect it with your Mac
  5. Select “Show Assistant” option and follow on-screen instructions to enter DFU mode . acidsnow jailbreak acidsn0w
  6. After you enter DFU mode click on Jailbreak button and wait for the device to complete the process and reboot .
  7. Now you have to put your phone in DFU mode again and boot tethered .
  8. Download and Install Semi-Tether Jailbreak app from Cydia to boot device without your Mac .

Your device is now jailbroken with Cydia installed . Start downloading your favorite jailbreak apps on the iPhone .

** Update :

We have been informed that AcidSn0w used some copyrighted code in their jailbreak tool . Hosting and linking to the jailbreak file is illegal and hence the direct download links were removed until fixed by PwnDev Team .

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