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How to Jailbreak iOS 5 Beta 2 on iPhone 4/3GS, iPod Touch 4G/3G, 1st-Gen iPad Using Sn0wbreeze 2.8b3 [Tethered]

iH8sn0w has just released another update of Sn0wbreeze tool dubbed as Sn0wbreeze 2.8b3, which can jailbreak iOS 5 beta 2 on iPhone 4 (GSM+CDMA)/3GS, iPod Touch 4G/3G and 1st-Gen iPad. Except iPhone 3GS (Old Bootrom) users, iOS 5 beta 2 jailbreak for all other iDevices will be tethered. Unlike Redsn0w 0.9.8b1, Sn0wbreeze 2.8b3 will help you to preserve the current baseband version of your iPhone.

Note: As it will be a tethered jailbreak, so you MUST boot your iDevice into tethered jailbroken state using iBooty or TetheredBoot Utility. If you will not boot your iDevice into tethered jailbroken state, it will either get stuck at Apple logo or the Cydia, Safari and other jailbroken apps will not work.
Sn0wbreeze 2.8b3 (Main)

Supported iDevices:

  • iPhone 4 (GSM) » Tethered
  • iPhone 4 (CDMA) » Tethered
  • iPhone 3GS (New Bootrom) » Tethered
  • iPhone 3GS (Old Bootrom) » Untethered
  • iPod Touch 4G » Tethered
  • iPod Touch 3G » Tethered
  • 1st-Gen iPad » Tethered
  • iPad 2 » Not Supported

Official Changelog:

sn0wbreeze v2.8 BETA 3:
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* Now jailbreaks iOS 5 (beta 2)
* Intended for developers ONLY!
* Does not Hacktivate or add afc2 in this release to prevent piracy.
* iPhone 3GS old bootrom users have an untethered boot.
* Now only 15MB
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Supported Devices:
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* iPhone 3GS (old bootrom) [UNTETHERED]
* iPhone 3GS (new bootrom) [TETHERED]
* iPhone 4 GSM [TETHERED]
* iPhone 4 CDMA [TETHERED]
* iPod Touch 3G [TETHERED]
* iPod Touch 4 [TETHERED]
* iPad 1G [TETHERED

Steps to Jailbreak iOS 5 Beta 2 on Windows Using Sn0wbreeze 2.8b3

  1. Download Sn0wbreeze 2.8b3 for Windows from here
  2. Download iOS 5 beta 2 IPSW for iPhone 4/3GS, iPod Touch 4G/3G and 1st-Gen iPad.
  3. Launch sn0wbreeze-v2.8b3.5.exe and click on the Next button to continue. Now either drag iOS 5 beta 2 IPSW into Drag an IPSW into me! section or hit the Browse button to select it manually.
  4. Sn0wbreeze 2.8b3 (Select IPSW)

  5. Now wait while Sn0wbreeze detects your iDevice name and model by processing the firmware file. Once done, click on the Next button to continue.
  6. Sn0wbreeze 2.8b3 (Identifying IPSW)
    Sn0wbreeze 2.8b3 (iPhone 4)

  7. Now you will see the following three jailbreak modes. Choose Expert Mode and click on Next button to continue.
  8. Sn0wbreeze 2.8b3 (Jailbreak Modes)

    BASEBAND PRESERVATION MODE: This mode only preserves the iPhone's baseband. It does not jailbreak or unlock the actual device. All other modes still do preserve the baseband.
    SIMPLE MODE: Recommended for people that don't know what to add. This mode will add Cydia, afc2, SSH for Apple TV and other recommended stuff automatically.
    EXPERT MODE: Expert mode let you have all customizing options at your disposal. Such as custom boot logos, root partition size, installer options and unlocks.

  9. Click on General tab followed by a click on Next button.
  10. Sn0wbreeze 2.8b3 (General Tab)

  11. As iOS 5 hacktivation is not supported by Sn0wbreeze, so Activate the iPhone [Hacktivate] option has been disabled. However you can choose the other (optional) jailbreak options like Install SSH and Enable Battery-Percentage.
  12. Sn0wbreeze 2.8b3 (Jailbreak Options)

  13. Click on the Build IPSW tab followed by a click on Next button.
  14. Sn0wbreeze 2.8b3 (Build IPSW)

  15. Once Sn0wbreeze has created iOS 5 beta 2 custom IPSW for your iDevice, you can find it along with iBooty software on your desktop. Click on the OK button to put your iDevice into Pwned DFU Mode.
  16. Sn0wbreeze 2.8b3 (Done)

  17. Now use the following instructions to put your iDevice into DFU mode:
    • Connect your iDevice to your PC via USB cable.
    • Turn OFF your iDevice completely by pressing the Power button.
    • Hold down the Home+Power button for exactly 10 seconds. After 10 seconds, release the Power button but keep holding the Home button until Sn0wbreeze detects your iDevice in DFU mode.
  18. As soon as Sn0wbreeze will detect your iDevice in DFU mode, it will put it in Pwned DFU Mode by patching the iBoot of your iDevice with Limera1n exploit. This will bypass all 16xx errors (1600, 1601, 1602, 1603 & 1604) during the restore of custom IPSW through iTunes.
  19. Sn0wbreeze 2.8b3 (iREB)
    Sn0wbreeze 2.8b3 (Pwned DFU Mode)

  20. Now you will see two buttons i-e Check for Update and Restore. Hold down the SHIFT key on keyboard and click on Restore button. Choose iOS 5 custom IPSW from your desktop and leave the rest on iTunes.
  21. iTunes Restore

  22. Once restore process is complete, your iDevice will reboot and will get stuck at Apple logo. Do not worry, it was well-expected because the current jailbreak is tethered. Go to your desktop and find iBooty-for-5.0b2 directory. Launch iBooty.exe, select your iDevice from the drop-down list and click on the Start button. Now use the instructions below to put your iDevice in DFU mode.
    • Connect your iDevice to your PC via USB cable.
    • Turn OFF your iDevice completely by pressing the Power button.
    • Hold down the Home+Power button for exactly 10 seconds. After 10 seconds, release the Power button but keep holding the Home button until Sn0wbreeze detects your iDevice in DFU mode.
  23. As soon as iBooty will detect your iPhone in DFU mode, it will patch your iBoot with Limera1n exploit and will boot your iDevice into tethered jailbroken state.
  24. iBooty-2.3 for iOS-5

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