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The iPhone 4S has been Jailbroken

Apple's iPhone 4S has been jailbroken

Anthony Garreffa | Nov 1, 2011 at 10:58 am CDT (0 mins, 45 secs time to read)

If you want to be out of the confines of Apple's control, well, you'll be happy to know that the iPhone Dev-Team is already showing off a preliminary jailbreak for the iPhone 4S and iPad 2. This news is based on a tweet from MuscleNerd, iClarified is reporting that while Dev-Team has found a way to sneak Cydia onto both devices, the actual jailbreak is still "very preliminary" and "huge missing pieces prevent public release. LOTS of work left...".

The iPhone 4S has been Jailbroken | TweakTown.com

So it's not ready yet, but its definitely on its way and this is enough to get iPhone 4S and iPad 2 owners quite happy indeed. As this becomes available, be sure to know that we will keep you posted with any developments! Until then, there's a YouTube video below that shows off the iPad 2 running iOS 5 with the preliminary jailbreak showing off Cydia successfully loading up.

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ABOUT THE AUTHOR - Anthony Garreffa

Anthony is a long time PC enthusiast with a passion of hate for games built around consoles. FPS gaming since the pre-Quake days, where you were insulted if you used a mouse to aim, he has been addicted to gaming and hardware ever since. Working in IT retail for 10 years gave him great experience with custom-built PCs. His addiction to GPU tech is unwavering.

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