Over a Million iOS Devices Jailbroken Using Absinthe 2.0

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pod2g and the Chronic Dev team released Absinthe 2.0 on Friday, which allows users to jailbreak their iOS devices running iOS 5.1.1. It was also the first jailbreak for the new iPad (3rd generation iPad).

Chronic Dev team has just revealed that more than a 1 million new iOS devices have been jailbroken since Absinthe 2.0 was released.

Chronic Dev team has shared the following numbers:

Some stats since release of #Absinthe – 211,401 jailbroken iPad3′s and 973,086 devices newly jailbroken! #JBFTW ! ;D

This means that 1,184,487 new iOS devices were jailbroken using the Absinthe jailbreak in less than 3 days. Earlier in the year, almost a million devices (953,232) were jailbroken in 3 days using the Absinthe jailbreak for iOS 5.0.1 and iOS 5.

The data is based on the query that is sent to saurik’s servers when Cydia is launched to get the list of available SHSH blobs for that iOS device.

Have you jailbroken your iOS device using Absinthe? Let us know in the comments.

  • Sako

    I’m one of the million :)

  • Abc

    I am the one millionth

    • David

      I’m one of the million

  • Fur503

    Im still waiting for the iPad 2 R2 jailbreak :(

  • Tom

    I have ipad 2,4 with ios5.11 and cannot to jailbreak:( so sad. Any ideas when is going be release to jailbreak?

  • Ditch

    Good to know I’m one in a million ;-)

  • peter

    All good and happy jailbreaker here Ipad2 WIFI

  • vimu

    a million can,,but i can;t :(

  • ipad2users

    Plz Record in Guinness World Records =)

  • PonPodPad

    iOS Devices Jailbroken Using Absinthe used by a million people, me included…(^_^)…

  • loveyapod

    I have ipad2 wifi only model, will i be able to jailbreak???help please!!!!

    • Cydiahelpsux

      If it’s 2,1 yes, if it’s 2,4 then you will have to wait, should not take long.

      • Nick

        whats the difference?

        • joliverio

          Yes, I also dont know how to distinquish the iPad version 2.1 or 2.4?? Anyone to comment?

  • DaDude

    I’m four in a million!! Thanks to the developers!!!!

  • huan’z

    im in too!!:)

  • pervaiz

    dont count me i still cant jailbreak my iphone 4s ive tried absinthe 2.0 2.0.1 and 2.0.2 can any one help

    • BigBossSnake

      Restore it and jailbreak it. Make sure to right click back up 1st before doing so. Had to do that on my iPhone 4, but use SnowBreeze instead actually.

      • Nick

        make sure you run as admin if using windows!

  • solferico

    Me too (problems with first release, worked like a charm with the update next day) :-)

  • Ash

    iPad 3 jailbreaker here :D and soon to add more due to my family members :D

  • Bernard

    Jailbroke all 3 devices as soon as it came out, New Ipad, Ipad 2, Iphone 4S and a 3GS keep up the good work guys

  • Ice

    Ipad 3 & iphone 4s… Jailbroken :D

  • Sweeeeet

    iPhone 4S Jailbroken :D this is the best jailbreak i have ever used to date, the iPhone is more stable than before and much quicker!…… Oh hello there cydia tweaks… :D

  • Micro

    Wonderfull work with JB no bugs nothing i dont feel any decrease of speed on my 4S i cant thank you enough for releasing this !!!

  • Que

    They did the right thing to release it, even though some haters wanted it release on IOS 6. I bet they downloaded it too :-)

  • Dewa

    Finally… Our dream comes true
    Thanks to u all

  • Gabriel

    Ipad 2, Ipad 3, iPhone 4 And iPhone 4s jailbreaked jijijijijijiji =$50 in donations be happy priceless ;)

  • Dan

    My iPhone 4S, girlfriends iPhone 4s, iPad 1 Wifi only, iPad 3 wifi only and iPad 3 World G4, All JB with success. Later today it will be time for my moms 3GS.

  • Jay

    is not working for me, is not reading my ipad

  • DJ

    Is it worth waiting for the release of redsnow? We’ve gotten our 4s on the previous jailbreak but want to preserve the baseband just incase ultrasnow comes out with an unlock.

  • Hmmm?

    Has anyone experienced any bugs. Usually I wait a week or two so they can be fixed but it seems like it is safe to jailbreak.

  • Tyler

    I updated to iOS 5.1.1 and jailbroke my phone but now that I have I seem to be having some problems. Whenever I try out a theme 3 of my apps don’t change (camera, pictures , mail). When I go into sbsettings and press hide they don’t even seem to show a stock icon, but on the springboard te do. Help please!

  • Tyler

    I updated to iOS 5.1.1 and jailbroke my phone but now that I have I seem to be having some problems. Whenever I try out a theme 3 of my apps don’t change (camera, pictures , mail). When I go into sbsettings and press hide they don’t even seem to show a stock icon, but on the springboard does.

  • Fur503

    If you have an iPad 2 and are wondering if you have the iPad 2,1 or the iPad 2,4 then download linpack it’s a free small benchmark app and will tell you when you run it

  • Carey

    I have an iPhone4 and waited until Absinthe 2.0 was released to update to 5.1.1. It didn’t work but 2.02 was released. I can’t get any farther with that either. It freezes 1/2 way. Of course I didn’t save the SHSH blobs for first because I forgot. It is working “unjailbroken” but I miss my jailbreak!! Tips?? :(

  • Juancho

    I’m having a problem with safari in that it times out and says that there is no connectivity to the Internet?!?!?!?! Recommendations????

  • prash

    Thanx pod2g jailbroke my new iPad without a hitch,it was pretty suffocating without jailbreak….now I can feel all the fresh air gushing into me..

  • BlueDream

    I am the milionth one..

  • Carey

    Doesn’t anyone have any suggestions?? Please??

  • ferne

    i had problems upgrading my software, couldnt even restore my phone. i used someone elses computer retored to factory settings and jb. it was worth having to use an old sync and having to re do all my cydia packages!

    • Carey

      Thanks. I did a factory reset but didn’t try someone else’s computer. I’ll do that. Cross your fingers…I hate no jb!