Below simple step wise guide is for iPhone 4s users who are willing to upgrade or jailbreak iphone 4s on iOS 6, 6.0.1, 6.1.1 or 6.1.2. There were millions of iPhones 4S users who were waiting for release of evasi0n untethered jailbreak. Yesterday evasi0n team has released the latest version of evasi0n that is version 1.5. If you have not yet updated your iphone 4s from previous version i.e. 6.0 you can try jailbreaking on ios 6.0 using the evasi0n 1.5 without upgrading to latest 6.1.2.
There were reports that iOS 6.1.1 on iPhone 4s after evasi0n jailbreak was causing some problems in 3G connectivity and I myself faced lot of problem to make calls using Skype after I jailbroke my 4s on iOS 6.1.1.
This evasi0n jailbreak tutorial can be used to jailbreak all other devices i.e. iPhone 5, 4, 3gs, iPad 3, 2, Mini, iPod Touch 4g,5g, these devices should be running ios 6.0 or later to be compatible with evasi0n.
Before You Jailbreak iPhone 4s:
To avoid any confusion I suggest to update to latest iOS 6.1.2 on your iphone 4s and then start the jailbreak process as given below. You should download iOS 6.1.2 firmware files and use iTunes to upgrade your iphone 4s. After download just open iTunes latest version and connect your device to computer now select it in iTunes window and while pressing and holding shift/option button click Restore iTunes will ask to select ipsw firmware file just select and open to restore your 4s device with iOS 6.1.2. We also recommend to take a backup before restoring your iphone 4s device and jailbreaking. You should restore from your computer after you jailbreak iPhone 4s successfully, it will bring all your settings, contacts and media back in your 4s.
Now is the time to go for iPhone 4s jailbreaking process, as was the case in the Absinthe 5.1.1 jailbreak the available jailbreak tool Evasi0n 1.5 is also one of the easiest and simplest tool that does not require any expertise, a common computer user who is able to read English (evasi0n is released in english only) can jailbreak iPhone 4s with just one click, Yes, Just one click and that’s it. This also one beauty of a genuine jailbreak that you can jailbreak iphone 4s free and no one will ask you to pay, except if you are willing to donate to evad3rs for their work.
How To Jailbreak iPhone 4S Using Evasi0n 1.5
Step 1: Download evasi0n 1.5 from our jailbreak download page which you can access from our site’s top menu under the head of JAILBREAK DOWNLOAD, from this page you can download evasi0n for Windows, Mac or Linux whichever is suitable as per your computer and your expertise.
Step 2: Connect the iPhone 4s to your computer and run the evasi0n program as administrator, if you are already logged in as admin you dont need to select the option of Admin instead just double click the evasi0n.exe and the program will start in administrator mode automatically.
Step 3: Carefully see the message on Evasi0n window where information about your iPhone 4s will be displayed and it will be mentioned whether it is jailbreakable with this version or not. Most importantly the Jailbreak button will be disabled if your iPhone 4s jailbreak can not be done. If everything is ok now is the time to jailbreak iOS 6.1.2 on iphone 4s by just clicking the Jailbreak.
Step 4: After the iphone 4s jailbreaking has been started just relax and don’t touch your 4s until you see a screen telling you to press or tap an icon on your device. At this stage your iphone 4s will be ready after reboot and you can just unlock the screen and find a new logo of Jailbreak as shown below. Tap it and jailbreak for iPhone 4s will continue.
At this stage also don’t disturb your device by pressing any button and just wait the message on evasi0n screen on your computer to tell that iPhone 4s jailbreak has been completed. Now you can disconnect your device from computer and it is now ready to be used as a jailbroken iPhone 4s.
After iPhone 4s Jailbreak Cydia Start Up
Now you can use Cydia which is the core of evasi0n jailbreak, you will see the Cydia icon on your springboard just tap it and select to use as User (this is first time selection only). On first run Cydia will upload some information and refresh many times after which you can go to search and start searching cydia tweaks, apps and themes to customize your newly jailbroken iphone 4s.
Jailbreak iPhone 4S iOS 6.1.2 Using Evasi0n Untethered Jailbreak Tool