How to Jailbreak tvOS 10.1 on Apple TV 4 with liberTV

A new jailbreak for tvOS 10.1 on Apple TV 4 has been released. This version of Apple TV jailbreak is only working with tvOS 10.0 – tvOS 10.1 but the developer is planning to make it to compatible with tvOS 9.1. You jailbreak lovers should know that tvOS 10.1.1 and the later versions are unable to jailbreak with the liberTV which was created by Jonathan Levin for Apple TV 4 jailbreak.

tvOS 10.1 jailbreak

A week ago, we informed you that Jonathan Levin has already finished his stuff and ready for the public release. tvOS 10.1 jailbreak has finally come out and now it is possible to jailbreak Apple TV running on above tvOS versions with liberTV. In here, we will show you how to jailbreak your Apple TV using the Jonathan Levin’s liberTV app. Before start the jailbreak mechanism, read this important points for your known.

  • liberTV is only supporting with tvOS 10.0. – tvOS 10.1
  • Make sure your Apple TV is running on the compatible version
  • Mac or Windows computer required
  • USB type-C cable is needed to connect Apple TV to computer

Step by step Guide for tvOS 10.1 Jailbreak

  • Download Cydia impactor and liberTV application on your Mac or Windows computer
  • Connect your Apple TV 4 to computer using USB cable
  • Launch the Cydia impactor then, drag and drop liberTV.ipa onto impactor

install libertv on apple tv 4

  • Enter your Apple ID and Password to go through the jailbreaking process
  • Cydia impactor will automatically install the liberTV app on the Apple TV 4
  • Disconnect your Apple TV and connect it to your TV using HDMI
  • Now you’ll see the liberTV on your home screen then, open it
  • Then you have to choose the options that you want to use for tvOS 10.1 jailbreak then, press “Do it!” button
  • The jailbreak will begin and you’ll see a message which displays ‘Success’ after a short while

libertv jailbreak done

  • If the jailbreak process failed, try it from the begining.

You have successfully jailbroken your Apple TV 4 using the liberTV. This method is also a semi-tethered jailbreak so, you will have to re-use liberTV after any reboot of your Apple TV.

tvOS 10.1 Jailbreak on Apple TV 4 is almost finished

Apple TV 4 users who are still using tvOS 10.0 to tvOS 10.1 will get Apple TV 4 jailbreak soon which allows them to download tons of apps. Jailbreak developers, also known by the hackers has already confirmed that tvOS 10.1 jailbreak is already done and it’s ready to download. Are you a person who watching at jailbreak and Cydia downloader? Here are the recent updates of Apple TV 4 jailbreak.

tvOS 10.1 jailbreak

Luca Todesco successfully developed yalu jailbreak for iOS 10.2 Cydia using the exploits that disclosed by Ian Beer’s bug report on Google’s Project Zero. Since after this incident happens, developers found that those exploit can be used for the tvOS 10 jailbreak same as iOS 10.2 jailbreakk.

tvOS 10.1 Jailbreak from Jonathan Levin

iOS developing expert, Jonathan Levin is also known as the name of Morpheus by the twitter community has confirmed that tvOS 10.1 jailbreak is finally done. He has shared this via twitter with an image to show the jailbreak community that the Apple TV 4 jailbreak is finished.  He also says that it will be available to download as soon as possible.

Apple TV 4 jailbreak

This recent tvOS jailbreak will only support with tvOS 10.0 to tvOS 10.1 so, Apple TV users who updated their devices to the latest version won’t be able to download Cydia. You are no longer allow to downgrade tvOS 10.1.1 because Apple has already closed the gates. Anyhow, if you’re with the suitable version, then you can jailbreak your Apple TV in the near future.

Why do I need to Jailbreak tvOS 10.1?

Have you ever jailbroken iOS on your iPhone, iPad or iPod touch? Then you know how it’s worth the jailbreak and Cydia downloader. There’s no such a difference between iOS jailbreak and tvOS jailbreak. Both gives the same benefits which mean it gives users the access to download many unauthorized apps that could never download from App Store.

Downloading unauthorized apps is not the only use of tvOS 10.1 jailbreak. There are more procedures to with your device so, as Jonathan Levin confirmed, the jailbreak will come out soon. We recommend you to stay away from new updates because they can miss the chance of jailbreaking.

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Jailbreak Status Update – iOS 10.3 Cydia Downloader

Apple seeded iOS 10.3 developer beta 3 just a few days ago and the public beta also available for the beta testers. The common version of iOS 10.3 will be available for the iPhone, iPad, iPod touch device users soon. For your information, Apple has closed the signing facility for iOS 10.2. This means you no access to downgrade iOS 10.3 beta or iOS 10.2.1 to iOS 10.2 right now.

iOS 10.3 cydia

This news can be a sad news for members of the jailbreak community because iOS 10.2 is the recent firmware that can jailbreak and install Cydia downloader using yalu jailbreak. iPhone, iPad, iPod touch users who already moved to iOS 10.2.1 and iOS 10.3 beta, read this guide and know more about iOS 10.3 Cydia.

Current Jailbreak Situation

When the time of this writing, yalu102 which released by the Luca Todesco is the only working jailbreak tool. Luca recently updated it to the beta 7 and added more new features including 64-bit devices support. iPhone 7 plus and iPhone 7 will be added in the near future. Keep your hopes, sometimes he will add support of iOS 10.3 Cydia in the next update of yalu jailbreak and we have to wait.

How to iOS 10.3 Cydia download on iPhone

The recent yalu iOS 10.2 jailbreak is only compatible with iOS 10 – iOS 10.2. The root exploits that used to jailbreak iOS 10.2 has been patched in iOS 10.2.1 and upcoming iOS 10.3. So, you’re unable to use yalu102 for the recent firmware jailbreak and it’s useless. The famous iOS hackers and developers are looking for the vulnerabilities of these recent updates and will release soon.

Luca recently noticed that he will stop the working on public jailbreak after the release of his yalu 10.2 jailbreak. But, there’s a possible way to make the way for iOS 10.3 Cydia by this talented developer. Pangu and TaiG teams couldn’t release a jailbreak for iOS but this single developer made it possible for the Cydia users.

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Download iOS 10.2.1 on your iPhone, iPad

iOS 10.2 was released on 12th December of 2016 with many new options to the iPhone, iPad and iPod touch users. More than one month later iOS 10.2 release, Apple delivered the first minor update of iOS 10.2 after seeding four beta versions. However, iOS 10.2.1 can be downloaded on your iPhone, iPad or iPod touch at this moment.

iOS 10.2.1 cydia downloader

The first beta of iOS 10.2.1 released on 14th of December 2016 and it already has passed four beta seeds. This recent update free to download using the over-the-air software update method or using iTunes on your Mac/ PC. Before installing iOS 10.2.1 on your iDevice, read this guide carefully to know more about iOS 10.2.1 jailbreak and Cydia install.

What’s new with the latest iOS 10.2.1 update

This update has no many new features included like iOS 10.2 had. iOS 10.2 version came out with a pack of new features including TV app, new emojis and much more. According to Apple’s changelog, iOS 10.2.1 contains bug fixes and security improvement for your device. If you fee there’s any error on your current firmware, it is better to update your iOS device to this version.

How to Jailbreak and download Cydia on iOS 10.2.1

As we mentioned above, you’re free to download this latest version on your iOS running device. It’s easy and simple to use over-the-air update mechanism by going to Settings > General > Software Update. If you’re hoping to jailbreak iOS 10.2.1, just go through the iTunes update by connecting your iDevice to your Mac or Windows PC. Then the iTunes will automatically install this update on your device.

iOS 10.2.1

Right now, Luca Todesco is developing yalu iOS 10.1.1 jailbreak to support with iOS 10.2 update. Apple has just released iOS 10.2.1 so, it means the jailbreak lovers need to install Cydia for iOS 10.2.1 too. Currently, we are unable to crack this latest iOS version but Luca or any other famous jailbreak team will find a way to jailbreak iOS 10.2.1 soon. However, it is good to avoid upgrading your current iOS version until the next jailbreak release.

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