Cydia download for Apple TV

UPDATE 23rd March 2016 – Pangu released Apple TV 4 jailbreak

Pangu team released their Apple TV jailbreak tool today as promised. This latest jailbreak tool has been confirmed by lots of Apple TV enthusiasts as clean and working without any doubt on their devices. Here we have summed up a complete Apple TV jailbreak guide for everyone.

Apple TV 4 jailbreak

Important facts to know before jailbreak your Apple TV 4

  • Pangu tool is currently works only on Apple TV 4
  • You must have iOS 9.0 – 9.0.1 running Apple TV to use this jailbreak
  • This tool doesn’t have user interface and you’ll have to use SSH for jailbreak your device
  • You can’t have unlimited benefits at the moment by jailbreaking Apple TV 4 because jailbroken tweaks and Apps for Apple TV 4 is limited. But definitely we’ll have lot of resources in future.

Further requirements for proceed jailbreak

  • USB type C cable is requires
  • Installed Xcode on your MAC
  • Apple development membership

You are ready to proceed with Apple TV 4 jailbreak if everything above is fine and up. The Pangu tool is only available for MAC version because Xcode is a must and Xcode is currently supports only for MAC.

  1. Download Latest Pangu tool
  2. Plug in both power codes and USB C cable.
  3. Launch X code >Windows > Device and select the Apple TV and copy the UDID.
  4. Login to developer account at devices page and register your Apple TV
  5. Go to App ID page and create an new ID
  6. Then Go to provisioning profiles page, select TVOS development, Create a provision file and download it
  7. Rename the downloaded file to “embedded.mobileprovision” and move it to Pangu tool folder
  8. Open keychain access and get the team ID and common name
  9. enter this command for install the script
  10. “Install_atv_jb.sh <udid> <bundleid> <team id> <common name id>”
  11. Install_atv_jb.sh e5e2c931d4a94ecf71e12a88b0b4579b com.sample.tvjb 93AA45BBCC “iPhone Developer: test (ALI766JXB5)”
  12. This will install Pangu app on your Apple TV and the jailbreak is complete.

UPDATE 11th March 2016 – Apple TV 4 jailbreak

Apple TV 4 released on 30th October 2015 with TVOS 9.0 which based on iOS 9.0. Current latest TVOS version supports for Apple TV 4th generation is 9.1.1 which is based on iOS 9.2.1. Anyway the good news is Pangu team announced that they are planning to release Apple TV 4 jailbreak tool on next week. We cannot guarantee that would be capable to Download Cydia on Apple TV 4 with TVOS 9.1.1. But at least Pangu will manage to Cydia download on Apple TV 4 running initial TVOS. We will update this post into a complete report and Apple TV  jailbreak guide with Pangu tool once it released for public.

Cydia download guide for Apple TV

Cydia download for Apple TV previous versions

The final Cydia tool for Apple TV we seen before ages. iPhone dev team could develop Pwnage tool for jailbreak APple TV 2 on 20th October 2010. Since there we haven’t seen any successful Cydia installation tool for Apple TV. Apple released the updated devices Apple TV 3 and Apple TV 4 respectively on 7th March 2012 & 30th October 2015 with TVOS 5.0 and TVOS 9.0. After went through several OS upgrades current latest OS versions for Apple TV 3 & 4 are TV OS 7.2.1 & 9.1.1.

Why you need Cydia on Apple TV

Jailbreaking Apple TV will paid off on you in many ways. It’s simply unlock the full potential of Apple TV which has been originally restricted by Apple. Some of great features you can enjoy after Apple TV jailbreak as follows.

Customize Apple TV

  • Add slideshows to main menu
  • Add whether to main menu
  • Adjust screen saver settings
  • Hide menu items and many more

Access unlimited media content

  • Play from Airplay or iTunes
  • Media from Netflix, iTunes, NHL, NBA, Vimeo, YouTube
  • Access to Kodi, ESPN, Hulu, Last.fm, Amazon Prime, Pandora, A&E, PBS, CBS, ABC, MTV, NBA
  • and tons of more sources

XBMC

  • XBMC is one of the main factor for have jailbroken Apple TV. XBMC is the portal which open the door to most of above mentioned sourced. You won’t be able to ever finish watching your favorite shows.

Internet surfing
Remote HD
Apple TV flash

How to jailbreak Apple TV

Since there were no jailbreak since Apple TV 3, Here we note down process of jailbreaking Apple TV 2nd generation using SeasOnPass. This tool could manage Cydia installation on TV OS 5running Apple TVs.

Prepare for jailbreak

  1. Having installed latest iTunes version
  2. Download Seas0nPass latest version
  3. Micro USB cable
  4. Disconnect other Apple devices from the PC such as iPhone iPad or iPod

Start jailbreaking

  1. Unzip and run Seas0nPass
  2. Click “create IPSW”
  3. Connect Apple TV to the computer when it prompted
  4. When Apple TV bulb starts blinking rapidly press and hols Menu & play/pause buttons together for 7 seconds on your remote while it pointed to the Apple TV
  5. Seas0nPass will compete the jailbreak process automatically

 

Cydia download for Apple watch

Apple watch is the only wearable iOS device by Apple. Apple watch or iWatch revealed by Tim Cook on September 9th 2014 and raised to 4.2 million sales within few months. Watch OS is the default operating system for Apple watch. Initially Apple watch shipped with Watch OS 2.0 which is based on iOS 9 and the current publick Watch OS version is 2.2 (iOS 9.3). As well as there’s a beta version 2.2.1 beta 2.

Cydia download guide for Apple watch
Apple watch has gone through many OS hacks since it released but no one could be able to install Cydia on it. That doesn’t mean Cydia Download for Apple watch in impossible. We seen lots of jailbreak developers announced about hack into Watch OS system and install 3rd party apps, customize device settings and play around with native apps settings. Here are positive update we have at the moment towards iWatch jailbreak.

Steve T-S Apple watch jailbreak

The Irish iOS programmer Steve Troughton Smith break into the Watch OS system and managed to run UIKit and SceneKit on it with contribution of Saurik (Developer of Cydia) and @B3ll. He also released a video preview to prove the hacking was success.

Steve T-S confirmation for iWatch jailbreak

Hamze Sood iWatch jailbreak

Hamze Sood successfully installed and run Flapply bird on Apple watch running watch OS 2. He has published the source code on Github too. The game could be played via touch screen and rotating the crown.

Safari on Apple watch

Popular iOS developer and hacker Comex announced and posted proofs of running Safari app and browsing web on the Apple watch. But he only able to load Google home page and nothing much more.

comex1

Pangu jailbreak for Apple watch

Pangu is the leading jailbreak provider for almost all Apple devices but lack of solution for Cydia download on Apple watch. As well as Pangu hasn’t mentioned or paid any interest about Jailbreak iWatch up to now.

Most demanding jailbreak tweaks for iWatch

Although there’s no jailbreak for iWatch yet users around the world make their comments and requests of watch OS features which is not available at the moment. Most of such features are seems to be never provided by Apple and only hope iWatch users could get such features is jailbreak. Here we have summed up some most demanding Apple watch jailbreak tweaks. We also believe such features will make the Apple watch more and more smarter.

  • Custom watch interfaces
  • Install native apps
  • Customize default timeout settings
  • Themes
  • Battery saver features
  • Web browsing
  • Direct play to speakers

Cydia download for iPad pro

Apple announced 12.9 inch iPad pro on September 9th 2015 at a special event in Gold Solver and Space gray color selections. iPad pro priced from $799 to $1299 for 32, 128 and 256 GB internal storage. iPad pro has basically two models as WiFi only and Cellular + WiFi whic is both models are featuring with A9X chip and Apple M9 motion co-processor.

Cydia download guide for iPad pro

iPad pro initially shipped with iOS 9.1 and the latest compatible iOS version for iPad pro is iOS 9.3.1. Importantly You can’t downgrade or upgrade any iOS version between iOS 9.1 and 9.3.1 at the moment because Apple is only signs iOS 9.3.1 for compatible devices right now. Within the above iOS range there may be iPad pro devices which is eligible for Cydia download and some of are not compatible for jailbreak. See the following chart for more details.

For further clarification, you can only Download Cydia only on iOS 9.1 running iPad pro. There is no jailbreak tool for Cydia download iOS 9.3.1, 9.3 or 9.2. If you are interested in iOS beta testing, you can install iOS 9.3.2 public beta on any iPad pro, but still you can’t have Cydia.

Cydia download for iPhone 6S plus

iPhone 6S plus also introduced along with iPhone 6S. 6S plus is longer and has better camera quality than regular iPhone 6S. The bigger display compromise more detailed work space for user. As well as the bigger battery for longer charge hold. Initially iPhone 6S plus also came with iOS 9.0. The latest iOS version it supported is iOS 9.2.1 and as well as upcoming iOS 9.3 will be definitely compatible.

Cydia download guide for iPhone 6S plus

How to Cydia download iPhone 6S plus

Everything relates to the iOS version you are running on your iPhone 6S plus. We can sum up all devices in to two categories according to the compatibility of Cydia download.

If your device running iOS 9.0, 9.0.1, 9.0.2 or 9.1 then you can download Cydia using Pangu 1.3.1 which released recently. Previously Pangu team had their tool for iOS 9.0 – 9.0.2 devices and Pangu team pushed their latest update for iOS 9.1 running 64 bit devices. Visit our Pangu jailbreak page for more details and download the tool.

Any device falls in this category is not yet compatible for Cydia download. As Apple has patched the vulnerability which used to exploit iOS 9.1 system by Pangu team, The Pangu tool no longer supports for iOS 9.2 and higher. So there will be another waiting period for release a new tool or another update. Refer our iOS 9.2 complete status update if you like to know what’s going on.

Remember that you can’t downgrade iPhone 6S plus since Apple no longer signing any jailbreakable iOS version. Also notice that Pangu is not allowed to install Cydia on iCloud locked devices. There are fake tools which offer iOS downgrade and iCloud bypass which claims to be scams completely. Some scams offer iOS 9.2 Cydia download with various names and ermember that all of they are falls in scam category. Cydia installers are always released for free and only thing you have to pay is if you need a dedicated online support.

Cydia download for iPhone 6S

Apple introduces iPhone 6S on September 9th 2015 as a successor of iPhone 6. This series featuring with introducing force sensitive 3D touch and 700 series Aluminum body. iPhone 6S has remarkably improved front and back camera also. iPhone 6S shipped with pre installed iOS 9 and Apple has recorded more than 25 million units are sold until previous year.

Cydia download guide for iPhone 6S

Jailbreak iPhone 6S

as you know everything about jailbreak an iPhone relates to it’s iOS version. Although Apple initially shipped iPhone 6S with pre installed iOS 9 currently we have range of iOS versions installed on this same model. We have scheduled up Cydia download possibility and method based on the iOS version running on the device. Please follow the schedule for find out what’s the jailbreak status of your device and how to do it.

if your device is running any iOS between iOS 9.0 through 9.1, then you can download Cydia on your device using Pangu jailbreak tool. Please visit our iOS 9.1 jailbreak page for complete tutorial and Pangu download.

If your device has above iOS 9.2, then unfortunately you have to wait further more until new jailbreak tool released. Currently there’s no any tool which is capable of Download Cydia on iOS 9.2 – 9.2.1.  As well as you can’t downgrade your device into iOS 9.1 or below since Apple is no longer signing such versions. Please visit our iOS 9.2 complete jailbreak status review for more details.

How to check the iOS version

it’s pretty easy to check which iOS version running on your device. You can view the iOS version at Settings > general > software or simply connect your iPhone 6S tothe PC and iTunes interfac ewill show you the current iOS version.

For your safety

There are lots of services and websites which offering fake iOS 9.2 cydia download guides, tools, etc. Keep in mind that jailbreak tools are always free and you don’t have to pay for get them. As well as fake tools could harm your device or data. Always stay away from such websites and stick to a trusted news source for get notifies as soon as a new jailbreak tool released for download Cydia on iPhone 6S running iOS 9.2 and higher.

Cydia download for iPhone 6 plus

iPhone 6S plus also released along with iPhone 6S on 9th September 2015 as successors to the iPhone 6 and 6 plus. Initially iPhone 6S plus shipped with pre installed iOS 9. Most significant features of iPhone 6S plus are bigger screen and better battery life. Since this device has went through only few iOS upgrades, range of iOS versions must be narrow and most of the recent devices won’t be eligible for Cydia download. Please refer the below section for more details based on your current iOS version.

Cydia download guide for iPhone 6S plus

Cydia download for iPhone 6S plus running iOS 9.0 – 9.1

As Pangu team released Pangu 9 jailbreak tool for iOS 9.0 on October 14, 2015 all of Apple devices running iOS 9.0 were capable of download Cydia as well as iPhone 6S plus. iOS 9.0.1 and iOS 9.0.2 running iPhone 6S plus devices are also jailbreakable using pangu 9. Then Pangu 9 became unusable when Apple rolled out he upgrade iOS 9.1. After many months Pangu team again released a new tool for iOS 9.1 jailbreak but only works for 64 bit devices.

iOS 9.2 through 9.3.1 running iPhone 6S plus

Still there’s no jailbreak tool for iOS 9.2 – 9.3.1 running devices. As well as Apple stopped signing iOS 9.2.1 on April 4th so there’s no way back to iOS 9.2.1 anymore who got in to iOS 9.3 or 9.3.1.