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iPhone 3gs Jailbreak Wizard

iPhone 3gs

Device: iPhone 3gs
Firmware: 3.1.2

Jailbreak using Blackra1n

Congratulations your device can be jailbroken using blackra1n. This is an very easy jailbreak method and works for Mac and Windows users. Please read all instructions carefully and make sure you do your research before attempting this jailbreak method.

Here's how to jailbreak with blackra1n:

  1. Download blackra1n (link at the end of this post)
  2. Start the application. Use XP compatibility mode if you're in Vista or Windows 7
  3. Connect your device
  4. Click "make it ra1n"
  5. Let the application cycle through its process (your phoen will automatically reboot)
  6. When you unlock your rebooted phone you will see a blackra1n app, run this to finish the jailbreak and install Cydia
  7. Reboot one more time, and you'll have a fully jailbroken iDevice!

Note: This method can also unlock some devices, specifically the iPhone 3G and 3Gs running on 3.1.2 with the 5.11.07 baseband.


Jailbreak using Redsn0w 0.9.4

Congratulations, you can jailbreak using redsn0w 0.9.4. This method is slightly more difficult than some of the newer methods, however it maintains compatibility with a lot of older devices and firmware. If there is another method available to you we recommend trying that first.

Please read the guide below carefully before downloading and using the software.