Sn0wbreeze 2.8 Beta 10 To Jailbreak iOS 5.0.1 Beta 2 For iPhone, iPad & iPod Touch Released


iH8sn0w has also released Sn0wbreeze 2.8 beta 10 to jailbreak iOS 5.0.1 beta 2 for iPhone, iPad and iPod Touch that was seeded to developers of iOS developer program.

Redsn0w 0.9.9b8 that was released to jailbreak iOS 5.0.1 beta also works with iOS 5.0.1 beta 2, all you need to do is point it to iOS 5.0.1 beta 1 firmware file.

Sn0wbreeze is considered the unofficial PwnageTool for Windows. It allows users to create custom iOS 5.0.1 firmware file that is pre-jailbroken, which can be used to upgrade their iPhone, iPad or iPod Touch to iOS 5.0.1 beta. In case of iPhone, it also preserves the baseband from getting upgraded so that it can be unlocked using Ultrasn0w.

According to the release notes, Sn0wbreeze 2.8 beta 10 includes the following features:

  • Supports iOS 5.0 (9A334)/5.0.1-b2 (9A404)Fixed iBooks sandbox crashing issues (as of 2.8b9).
  • Fixed location services issues with iPhone 3GS users running the iPad baseband (as of 2.8b9).
  • Re-added iPad baseband install option to iPhone 3GS.
  • Removes UDID requirement/Beta timer in 5.0.1.
  • Tethered devices are booted via iBooty which is
  • extracted to the Desktop after running sn0wbreeze.
Sn0wbreeze 2.8 beta 10 supports the following iOS 5.0.1 devices:

Sn0wbreeze 2.8 beta 10 supports an untethered jailbreak for iPhone 3GS (old bootrom) and a tethered jailbreak for the remaining iOS 5 devices mentioned above, which means that you need to connect your iOS device to the computer on every reboot. It cannot jailbreak iPad 2 or iPhone 4S.

You can download Sn0wbreeze 2.8 beta 10 for Windows using this link.

As always, let us know how it goes.

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