After waiting for a long time the jailbreaking community has released an untether jailbreak for iOS 5.1.1 running devices. Absinthe 2.0 was the tool pushed by the Chronic Dev Team which provided an untether on 5.1.1 for a wide range of iOS devices. Also by getting an update to the tool, Absinthe also provide additional support for the latest GSM iPhone iOS firmware build though.
The most popular producer Intelliborn tweets on this Twitter timeline about their internet tethering tweak MyWi, which been updated with support for Apple’s latest iOS 5.1.1 firmware. The deb has improved power management for your iPhone.
If you’re one of those who entered the jailbreak scene with the latest firmware, MyWi 5.51.1 allows jailbroken users to create an iPhone or iPad WiFi hotspot using their devices, allowing them to connect with your laptop or mobile phone too. With some simple click, the MyWi allows the device’s cellular data connection to be shared wirelessly to other devices such as said desktop computers or a notebook. While the transmit power of WiFi upto 30-100% can be adjusted.
Including 40 and 104 bit WEP security to stop external parties from connecting to the created hotspot as well the ability to turn on USB and Bluetooth based tethering, the MyWi 5.51.1 contains all of the best features that one would expect from a piece of software of this type. The in-app interface shows the download and upload stats to allow tracking of used data and remain, which can specially benefit those who are on a limited cellular data plan.
This latest version of 5.51.1 of MyWi 5.0 has a USB bridge mode, so that all new tethering on iPhones, iPads for iOS 5.0 includes support for 3.1 and all jailboken iOS devices including the 2G, 3G, 3GS and iPad to create a WiFi Hotspot with a press your finger.
While the version of the rebuild app for iOS 5, the drain on the device battery was also been reduced significantly. So, ready to grab one for your device?
The latest 5.51.1 build of MyWi is currently available in the Cydia store as a free of charge upgrade to those who already own the software. This is the first time to use the new MyWi, Intelliborn offers a free-charge trail version to allow new users to try it before purchase, with a $19.99 charge being applicable, wish to continue with the app and buy a genuine licence.