Jailbreak iPhone 4S using Redsnow

iPhone Dev Team has released Redsnow 0.9.11b2 that can downgrade 5.1.1 to 5.0.1 or 5.1 firmware and also jailbreak the phone on 5.0.1 firmware . Read the step by step tutorial to jailbreak your iPhone 4S . Note that Absinthe can already jailbreak iPhone 4S . Redsnow has just added support using new jailbreaking exploits found by iPhone Dev Team .

Steps to Jailbreak iPhone 4S : iOS 5.0.1

  1. Download Redsnow 0.9.11beta latest version
  2. Launch Redsnow and click on Jailbreak button as shown here redsn0w 0.9.10b7 redsnow download
  3. Redsnow will prompt you with a message window asking for user input (as shown below) . Accept and proceed to the next jailbreaking process  Redsnow Jailbreak iPhone 4S
  4. Redsnow will run code on your iPhone 4S (as shown below) and the device will now reboot  . redsnow running code redsn0w
  5. On the iPhone 4S , tap ‘Install‘, then ‘Install Now‘, when prompted for a password, leave blank and click on ‘Next’.
  6. The Redsn0w user-interface will now show some more information related to the jailbreak requesting to toggle the ‘VPN‘ to ON.
  7. On the main Settings screen of the device, a new VPN option will be available under Wi-Fi. Toggle the switch to ‘ON‘, which in turn will display ‘Connecting..’ as it goes forward to connect itself to the network.
  8. If any errors occur that relate to VPN, then these can be safely ignored . Wait for device to reboot .

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Note : This tutorial will jailbreak iPhone 4S on iOS 5.0.1 and not the latest 5.1.1 firmware . You can downgrade iPhone 4S from 5.1.1 to 5.0.1 using Redsnow as explained here . This will not restore the baseband or help unlock iPhone 4S . To unlock iPhone 4s on 5.1.1 use Gevey Ultra S sim . Also read iPhone 4S Jailbreak using Absinthe .