The private beta testing of the Evasi0n jailbreak has completed 99% and will be ready for an iOS 6.x untethered jailbreak within hours. Owning an A4 processor devices like iPhone 4 and iPod touch 4G and already made a tethered jailbreak on iOS 6? Don’t worry, you can convert that into an iOS 6 untethered jailbreak with the help of a Cydia tweak.
Countdown starts for the release of Evasi0n jailbreak tool for the Windows, Mac and Linux, just after downloading it, just install the debian package that would convert your tether jailbreak to untether, instead of restoring iOS 6 on your iPhone, iPad or iPod touch. The debian pack will be available in Cydia, similar to the Rocky Recoon untether that was actually available to make untether jailbreak on iOS 5.1.1 in the past. Evad3rs team member and well known iOS hacker and part of iPhone Dev Team, MuscleNerd confirmed this in a tweet on his Twitter account.
Well in other words this procedure will save you the trouble of reinstalling iOS 6 firmware on your device to jailbreak untethered. Also be able to retain all the installed Cydia tweaks and sources on the device. Although, its better installing iOS 6 freshly and use Evasi0n jailbreak utility released.
However, you will have to wait for the debian package to be made available on Cydia, as it hasn’t been tested and worked as much as the Evasi0n jailbreak. Now, your iPhone 5, iPad Mini and the latest iPad are all going to be free!
Evasi0n jailbreak download will be available today (February 4, Monday) at At 9AM PST / 12 PM EST. Stay tuned for step-by-step instructions on how to jailbreak on iOS 6.0 / 6.1 untethered using Evasi0n.