Evad3rs Dev Team Confirms iOS 6.1 is Safe For Jailbreakers, And Looks Like Sunday May Be Funday [Updatedx2]

BY Jason

Published 28 Jan 2013


We’ve some great news.

planetbeing and MuscleNerd of the evad3rs team has just confirmed that it is safe to upgrade to iOS 6.1, which was seeded an hour back.


Please check Update 2 before you update your iOS device to iOS 6.1.

That didn’t take much time. As soon as iOS 6.1 was available for download, planetbeing had said that they were reviewing the public version of iOS 6.1.

A few moments back, MuscleNerd has confirmed that it is safe to update to iOS 6.1. So jailbreakers can go and update to iOS 6.1 and wait for the evad3rs dev team to release the jailbreak.

MuscleNerd has also hinted that the jailbreak could be released on Sunday:

As we had reported earlier, the jailbreak will support all iOS 6.1 compatible devices, except for Apple TV 3. So the following iOS devices will be supported:

  • iPhone 5, iPhone 4S, iPhone 4, iPhone 3GS
  • iPad 4, iPad 3, iPad 2, iPad mini
  • iPod touch 5G, iPod Touch 4G
  • Apple TV 2

Update 1:

MuscleNerd has just confirmed that Apple TV 2 will also be supported.

Update 2:

pimskeks of the Evad3rs has just clarified that if jailbreakers want to update to iOS 6.1 then they should do a full restore via iTunes and not take the OTA route:

We’ll update the post as soon as we’ve more clarity.

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