Cydia download for iOS 8.1.3 to 8.4 devices

iOS 8.1.3 is the 3rd lineup of iOS 8 series which released for public 20th October 2014. Within few days, Taig team came with their new update to Jailbreak iOS 8.1.3 and respectively another update iOS 8.4 devices. Currently Taig can download Cydia on iOS 8 through 8.4 running devices.

Cydia download guide for iOS 8.1.3 to 8.4

This time Taig released dedicated versions for Windows and MAC which is more comfortable for MAC users and used English interface. Taig 2.4.5 is the latest version compatible for jailbreak up to iOS 8.4. You can download it at their official website.

iOS 8.1.3 to 8.4 running devices

  • iPhone 4S, 5, 5S, 5c, 6, 6 plus
  • iPad 2, 3, 4, mini, mini 2, mni 3, air, air 2
  • iPod touch 5 & 6 generations

Taig jailbreak Quick facts

  • Latest version is 2.4.5
  • Compatible Cydia download on any iPhone iPad or iPod running iOS 8.0 through 8.4
  • Bundled with Cydia 1.1.23
  • Fixed almost all known issues
  • Runs on Windows and MAC
  • Untethered jailbreak

Taig is certified by lots of well known iOS hackers as safe to use. It has no hidden code injection or malicious scripts. Optionally you can install 3K assistant app while Cydia installation. There’s a Taig repo at for whom previously jailbroken with older versions. They said no need to rejailbreak so you could upgrade directly from the Cydia repo.

You have to take some pre caution steps although this tool is safe and reliable to prevent Cydia download failures, data loss or crashes. Here is how to prepare your device for initial Cydia installation.

  • Stop all ongoing processes
  • Have enough charge
  • Have a complete backup using iTunes
  • Check whether your iOS version is compatible for the tool
  • Some Taig versions are required to put your device on airplane mode.
  • Proper USB cable
  • Desktop PC

How to proceed with Cydia download using Taig 2.4.5

  • Download the latest version of Taig jailbreak
  • Connect your device to the PC via USB cable
  • Run jailbreak tool
  • Wait until Taig detects your device and click jailbreak
  • Taig will start Cydia download process and it’s completely automated
  • Wait while your device is ready with Cydia

For your safety

There are lots of scam around for fake versions of Taig. You must download the tool from either official website or highly trusted partner. Free downloads are always comes with tons of garbage. Know thoroughly what you get and what you do always or get expert support or advices to avoid unnecessary damages.

Cydia download for iOS 8.0 to 8.1.2 devices

You can download Cydia easily on iOS 8.0 through 8.1.2 iPhones or iPads using Taig jailbreak. Taig were introduced to the jailbreak industry after 2 months of iOS 8 public release. Initially there were many doubts and problems about the reliability and stability of the software since it was brand new name for jailbreak industry. After going through few updates the Taig team could be able to overcome almost all known issues and finally we have one of the finest jailbreak tool.

Cydia download guide for iOS 8.0 - 8.1.2 devices

It’s pretty easy to get Cydia if you have an Apple device with running compatible iOS version. You can find all device preparation steps and jailbreak tutorial here. Since we have many iOS upgrades from the initial release of Taig tool, it’s always better to use the latest version which has fixed all known issues and optimized Cydia installation process.

Taig team never released a MAC version of their tool for the period of iOS 8.0 – 8.1.2. It’s true still you could run windows tool using a virtual PC on MAC but it’s not convenient. PP jailbreak came to fill that gap by developing same jailbreak tool for MAC platform. MAC users can use PP jailbreak for Cydia download on their devices.

PP jailbreak Supported devices and iOS verions are almost same as Taig jailbreak which is listed on our iOS 8.1.3 – 8.4 Cydia download guide. Jailbreak process is also similar so we don’t need to repeat same details again and again. We recommend to download both tools from their official websites. Alternatively we have all jailbreak tools in our members section including video tutorials, text guide, direct download links and other supportive tools for uninstall Cydia and remove or manage Cydia tweaks. You are welcome to join with our members if you are interested to have everything in one stop.

Finally, there’s no risk at all using Taig or PP jailbreak for Cydia download on your Apple device. But only if you have followed device preparation guide exactly. In certain cases some Cydia tweaks may harmful to your device or terminate the warranty but Installing Cydia on an iPhone or iPad is not illegal.

Cydia download for iOS 7.1 to 7.1.2 devices

iOS 7.1 through 7.1.2 devices can be jailrbeak using Pangu 1.2.1. This is the first time Pangu team released a public jailbreak tool. Apple released iOS 7.1 update on 29th May 2014 with patched up evasi0n exploits which were used to jailbreak iOS 7.0 – 7.0.6. That was the end of ever loving evasi0n tool and after several weeks Pangu team released their first public jailbreak tool on 23rd July 2014.

Cydia download guide for iOS 7.1 - 7.1.2 devices

Pangu team is based in China and remained unpopular until released Pangu jailbreak tool although they were active in iOS apps and many Apple devices related industry. Pangu used revoked enterprise certificate to inject jailbreak files into the device and removed the certificate after successful Cydia download. Initially Pangu was bundled with 25PP chinese appstore for auto installation along with the jailbreak process but they rolled back 25pp appstore on Pangu 1.1.0 update due to many complains of users and remarkably taking down the popularity of the tool.

There were lots of conflicts between Pangu team and world renowned iOS hacker Steffan Esser who known mostly as i0n1c because of Steffan Esser claimed the infoleak bug used by Pangu developers is originally owned by him. Later Pangu team member Daniel_K4 made an public announcement that the aforesaid infoleak bug was known by everyone in the industry and there’s no legal ownership of this bug invention  held by i0n1c.

Pangu is available for MAC and Windows. The latest version for Windows is 1.2.1 & latest version for MAC is 1.2.0. Both versions are in English interface.

Pangu supported devices

Pangu is capable of Download Cydia on iPhone 4, 4S, 5, 5c, 5S, iPad, iPad air, iPad mini & iPod touch which is running iOS 7.1 through 7.1.2.

Pangu Changes log

Pangu 1.2.1

1. Solved crashing problem on Pangu Windows version.

Pangu 1.2.0

1. Boot loop bug on some iPhone 4/4S is fixed.
2. Sandbox log problem solved.
3. Included afc2.
4. Jailbreak failure notification added.

Pangu 1.1.0

1. English interfaces added.
2. File size optimized.
3. Boot loop bug is fixed.
4. New infoleak bug replaced instead of i0n1c’s infoleak bug.
5. Online self verification feature added.

How to Download Cydia using Pangu

  1. There are few device preparation steps for your safety, before start jailbreaking with Pangu.
  2. Installed latest iTunes version if you are running Pangu on Windows PC
  3. Have a complete  backup of your data
  4. Check whether you are running compatible iOS version at Settings > general >version
  5. Stop all ongoing process and have enough battery life.

Once you are ready proceed to following steps for start Cydia download

  1. Download Pangu 1.2.1 for Windows or 1.2.0 for MAC
  2. Connect your device to the computer via USB cable
  3. Run Pangu tool
  4. Wait for tool detects your device and click jailbreak button
  5. Pangu will handle everything else automatically and will install Cydia on your device at the end of the jailbreak process.

Pangu team recently released their latest update for Cydia download on iOS 9.1 devices. Now you can jailbreak any any iOS 9.1 running iPhone iPad or iPod using Pangu 1.3.0. We have complete tutorial and direct download links on our Pangu iOS 9.1 page. Please visit there for more details. We also have Premium members are which provide support and resources for Cydia download on any Apple device. Check our home page for more details about lifetime membership.

Cydia download for iOS 7.0 to 7.0.6 devices

Apple released iOS 7.0 initially on September 18th 2013 along with iPhone 5c & 5S. It was a giant update from iOS 6 to iOS 7. Starting since the next day Apple occasionally pushed out many updates as iOS 7.0.1, 7.0.2, 7.0.3, 7.0.4, 7.0.5, 7.0.6, 7.1, 7.1.1 and 7.1.2 until 30th June 2014. Anyway evad3rs team could manage for upgrade their evasi0n jailbreak tool as evasi0n7 which compatible for Cydia download on iOS 7.0 through 7.0.6 devices. As the bug used for exploit iOS system patched up in iOS 7.1 evasi0n7 were no longer capable of jailbreaking higher iOS versions.

Cydia download guide for iOS 7.0 - 7.0.6 devices

Evasi0n7 released for public on December 22nd 2014 which is after almost 2 months of iOS 7 update. evasi0n7 is available for both MAC & Windows. You can download Cydia on your device using evasi0n7 if you are still running iOS 7.0 – 7.0.6 version. Please go through following sections before you start jailbreak process.

Evasi0n7 supported devices

This tool can jailbreak any iPhone iPad or iPod running iOS 7 through 7.0.6. Please check whether you are running compatible iOS version.

Quick facts

  • Compatible iOS versions – 7.0 through 7.0.6
  • Platforms – Windows & MAC
  • Interface language – English
  • Jailbreak status – Untethered
  • Developer – evad3rs

Changes log

  • Version 1.0.7 – Performance and Cydia update
  • Version 1.0.6 – iOS 7.0.6 update
  • Version 1.0.5 – iOS 7.0.5 update
  • Version 1.0.4 – code fix for bootstrap Cydia tar files verification
  • Version 1.0.3 – Cydia update
  • Version 1.0.2 – iPad 2 reboot loop fixed
  • Version 1.0.1 – No bundled TaiG

evasi0n7 1.0.8 update was rolled back by evad3rs due to some technical problems.

Requirements for run evasi0n7 jailbreak

  • Windows or MAC OS X computer
  • proper data cable
  • iTunes
  • Compatible device

Prepare device for Cydia installation

  • Backup your device
  • Disable passcode lock
  • Stop iTunes, iOS processes

Cydia download process

  1. Connect your device to the computer
  2. Run evasi0n tool
  3. Wait for detect your device
  4. Click jailbreak button

You can download evasi0n tool at the evad3rs official website or we have all genuine jailbreak tools in our members area with step by step Cydia download guides, interactive best jailbreak tool selector, online assist and many more supportive tools. Please visit Jailbreak genie homepage if you are interested in Premium membership.

Cydia download for iOS 6.1.3 to 6.1.6 devices

iOS 6.1.3 is the one of the major update for iOS 6 which made on March 19th by Apple. 6.1 update didn’t has much changes other than fixing reported errors and few improvements. But significantly this update killed evasi0n jailbreak by patching security holes. p0sixspwn jailbreak released even after evasi0n released iOS 7 jailbreak tool because evasi0n never paid interest on upgrade their tool for Cydia download iOS 6.1.3 – 6.1.6 devices. Therefore p0sixspwn is the only tool which you can install Cydia on devices running iOS 6.1.3, 6.1.4, 6.1.5, 6.1.6.

Cydia download guide for iOS 6.1.3 to 6.1.6

iOS 6.1.3 – 6.1.6 compatible devices

iOS 6.1.3 supports many devices and iOS 6.1.6 is the latest version for iPhone 3GS and iPod touch 4G. Other devices may have this series only if not upgraded since then. Any device except iPhone 3GS and iPod touch 4G can’t restored or downgrade to any iOS version between iOS 6.1.3 – 6.1.6.

  • iPhone 3GS, iPhone 4, iPhone 4S, iPhone 5
  • iPod Touch (4th generation), iPod Touch (5th generation)
  • iPad 2, iPad (3rd generation), iPad (4th generation) and iPad Mini (1st generation)

Download Cydia for iOS 6.1.3 – 6.1.6 devices

If your device still running iOS 6.1.3 through 6.1.6, then you can install Cydia using p0sixspwn jailbreak tool. p0sixspwn is available for Windows and MAC. It’s pretty easy to use this tool. Be careful to have a backup of your device before start. You might need Windows or MAC computer and Data cable.

  • Download p0sixspwn MAC or Windows
  • connect your device to the computer while installed iTunes and completely backed up
  • Run the downloaded tool
  • wait for device detection
  • click jailbreak button
  • Cydia will be installed on your device at the end of the jailbreak process

Most of devices are running latest iOS version nowadays. You can check our latest updates about Cydia download for iOS 9.1 and Status update about Cydia download for 9.3 also. As well as there’s a new tool release by Pangu team for Apple TV 4 jailbreak. All newbies are welcome for our Jailbreak Genie premium members area which equipped with all in one resource center, customer support, automated jailbreak tool finder and many more services.

Cydia download for iOS 6.0 to 6.1.2 devices

Apple initially released iOS 6.0 on 2012-09-19 for public. At the moment of iOS 6.0 released the compatible devices were iPhone 3GS, iPhone 4, iPhone 4S, iPhone 5, iPod Touch 4, iPod Touch 5, iPad 2, iPad 3, iPad 4 and iPad Mini. Thereafter Apple rolled out several updates particularly 6.0.1, 6.0.2, 6.1, 6.1.1 and 6.1.2 which all of these versions are jailbreakable with evasi0n tool.
Cydia iOS 6.0 - 6.1.2

evasi0n was introduced to the jailbreak community for the first time on 2013 Feb 04 with iOS 6.x.x jailbreak by evad3rs team. The team behind evad3rs was pod2g, MuscleNerd, pimskeks, and planetbeing who all of them are well known iOS hackers around the world. Evasi0n is an untethered jailbreak supports all devices running iOS 6. – 6.1.2.

It’s pretty easy to install Cydia using evasi0n since it’s a completely automated one click jailbreak tool. Device preparation and other requirements are remains same as an usual jailbreak process. You may find the all necessary support at the official website of evasi0n jailbreak.

evasi0n for Windows | evasi0n for MAC | evasi0n for Linux

evasi0n also have an updated version for jailbreak iOS 7.0 – 7.0.6. That was the last time we seen the great evasi0n tool in jailbreak community. At the moment you can download Cydia up to iOS 9.1 devices using Pangu 9.1. Check our other Cydia download guides if you have any different iOS version. Alternatively we have automated jailbreak compatibility checker for iOS devices here.

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. “ <udid> <bundleid> <team id> <common name id>”
  11. 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,, Amazon Prime, Pandora, A&E, PBS, CBS, ABC, MTV, NBA
  • and tons of more sources


  • 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.


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.