Pangu Team to release Pangu iOS 8-iOS 8.1 Jailbreak with Cydia tomorrow [Updated]

Pangu Jailbreak for iOS 8 - iOS 8

When Pangu Team released the Pangu jailbreak for iOS 8 – iOS 8.1 few days back, it did not install Cydia during the jailbreak process, so jailbreakers had to manually install it.

One of the reasons for not pre-installing Cydia was because it did not support iOS 8. But now that saurik has released Cydia for iOS 8, and just a few minutes back released a massive update to fix the passocode issue with Pangu Jailbreak for iOS 8-iOS 8.1, the Pangu team has confirmed that they’re working to release a new version of Pangu which will install Cydia during the jailbreak process.

They have made the following announcement on their official Weibo page (please note that the below excerpt has been machine translated):

Saurik just received the information sent, Cydia 1.1.14 has been updated, and also send us a built-in jailbreak tool package, we will test and integration, no accident, then, will be released tomorrow after the completion of integration testing The new version of the jailbreak tool. Please Shaoanwuzao, waiting for release of our new version of the tool.

PanguTeam haven’t provided an update on when they plan to release the Pangu Jailbreak for Mac.

If you are planning to jailbreak your device on iOS 8-iOS 8.1, then you may want to wait until tomorrow for a more hassle free experience.


Pangu team have already made Cydia available for download via the Pangu iOS app, that is installed on all jailbroken iOS 8 — iOS 8.1 devices. Check our post for more details:

Install Cydia the easy way on your jailbroken iOS 8 — iOS 8.1 device with the Pangu app

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