Jailbreak iOS 8 using Pangu8
Pangu8 is the best freeware for Cydia download on any iPhone, iPad or iPod running iOS 8 – 8.1. Pangu8 is developed by Pangu team and You can download pangu 8 for free. Currently Pangu8 don’t have included Cydia which means you won’t be able to automatically download Cydia on your device while the jailbreak process. But Cydia has been updated to be compatible with iOS 8 by Saurik after Pangu team released Pangu8. Pangu team will release a new version of Pangu8 soon with integrated new Cydia for iOS 8. You can download current version of Pangu8 here and SSH into Apple devices running iOS 8.
If you need to Cydia download on your iOS 8 device, it’s better to wait the next Pangu8 version within a little time integrated with Cydia.
Is it possible to iOS 8.1 Cydia download
Apple released iOS 8.1 yesterday with many bug fixes and new features. But still you can’t have Cydia download on any iPhone or iPad running iOS 8.1 because there is no proper iOS 8.1 jailbreak tool. You can only do iOS 8.1 Cydia download through jailbreak. Please refer our Cydia download introduction if you are not aware about what is Cydia and How to download Cydia on iOS 8.1 or any other iOS version.
The new iOS 8.1 supported on iPhone 6 plus, 6, 5S, 5C, 5, 4S, iPad Air, Air 2, mini retina, mini, mini 3, 4, 3, 2 and bundled with new features such as Apple pay, iCloud photo library beta, Enabled messaging on iPad and iMac, Added passbook passes on Airdrop and enabled switching between 2G, 3G, 4G and LTE networks manually and fixed many errors.
iOS 8.1 Cydia download eligibility
You can upgrade to iOS 8.1 at Settings > General > Software update If you still using iOS 7.X.X on your device. But the upgrade will remove your Current Cydia if you have already jailbroken and you will lose Cydia download eligibility. But there is no hassle of upgrade if you are already in iOS 8.X.X.
Most probably iOS 8.1 jailbreak will release soon if there’s any possibility because the iOS 8.1 seems to be more stable and reliable than previous iOS 8 updates.
Why you need Cydia download on your device
Cydia is the largest third party unofficial app store for iOS devices. You can get unlimited apps which not available on Apple app store and also there’s lots of pirated paid apps you can use for free of charge. Also you will be eligible to use tons of tweaks and themes once you have Cydia download on your device and there are unlimited ways to customize your device as you want with the admin access which gains through the Jailbreak process.
How do I do Cydia download on my device
Cydia is like a native app once you installed it on your device. Cydia download is possible to do only through the process called jailbreak. There are lots of jailbreak tools on internet. you can use to jailbreak your device. But you must use the proper and appropriate Jailbreak took which matching to your iOS version. Please check our Jailbreak too selection page if you are in doubt about which tool to use for Cydia download on your iPhone or iPad.
Before you start Cydia download
Once you have find the proper jailbreak tool and download it on your PC, Now you can run for start Cydia install. But be aware about Cydia download preparation checklist before you start jailbreak process. Our checklist will make your jailbreak process hassle free.
How to prepare your device for Cydia download
You must go through the process called Jailbreak for download Cydia on any Apple device. There are several important steps you must follow before jailbreak your device. These steps are common for use with any jailbreak tool and it’ll make sure your safety and hassle free Cydia download process.
Cydia download preparation check list
- Have enough batter life (at least 50%).
- Updated iTunes to the latest version.
- Proper cable for connect your device to the PC.
- Have a full backup of your device.
- Download appropriate jailbreak tool which matches with your iOS version.
You are ready to start Cydia install process if you have completed all above requirements. Having fulfilled above requirements will not guarantee your Cydia download process without failure, but it will rescue you in most cases without a trouble.
Find best tool for Cydia download
If you don’t know which jailbreak tool requires to install Cydia on your device, please check Jailbreak tool selection tutorial for find the most appropriate jailbreak software for you. You can direct download any jailbreak tool at our Jailbreak software library and check our Cydia download tutorials and troubleshoot sections for help yourself to make the jailbreak process success.
Absinthe developed by pod2g, Chronic Dev Team, iPhone Dev Team for jailbreak iOS 5.1.1. Absinthe supported iPhone 3GS, iPhone 4, iPhone 4S, iPod Touch, iPad, iPad 2, iPad (3rd generation).
Download Absinthe here
evasi0n is developed by pod2g, MuscleNerd, pimskeks, and planetbeing (evad3rs) for jailbreak iPhone 3GS, iPhone 4, iPhone 4S, iPhone 5, iPod Touch (4th generation), iPod Touch (5th generation), iPad 2, iPad 4, iPad (3rd generation), iPad mini running iOS 6.0 to 6.1.2.
evasi0n7 is an upgrade of previous evasi0n version for support iOS 7.0 to 7.0.6. Apple patched up exploits used by evasi0n7 when they upgrade iOS 7.1 and that was the end of evasi0n era.
p0sixspwn is developed for jailbreak iOS 6.1.3 – 6.1.6 which remained unjailbroken until Apple release iOS 7.X.X. p0sixspwn is developed by winocm, iH8sn0w, and SquiffyPwn and supported for jailbreak iPhone 3GS, iPhone 4, iPhone 4S, iPhone 5, iPod Touch (4th generation), iPod Touch (5th generation), iPad 2, iPad (3rd generation), iPad 4, iPad mini.
Geeksnow is developed for jailbreak iOS 7.1 – 7.1.2 by Andrea Bentivegna. geeksn0w only supported for iPhone 4 and it was semi tethered jailbreak. Geeksnow became useless when the Pangu team released Pangu jalibreak for iOS 7.1 – 7.1.2 jailbreak untethered.
Pangu is the latest jailbreak tool at the moment which is developed by Pangu team for jailbreak iOS 7.1 – 7.1.2. Pangu is an untethered jailbreak supported for iPhone 4, iPhone 4S, iPhone 5, iPhone 5C, iPhone 5S, iPod Touch (5th generation), iPad 2, iPad 4, iPad (3rd generation), iPad Air, iPad mini, iPad mini (2nd generation).
iOS 8.1 jailbreak with Pangu 8
Pangu 8 developed by Pangu team for jailbreak iOS 8 through 8.1 running iPhone, iPad and iPods. Pangu 8 v1.1.0 is the latest version which bundled updated Cydia 1.1.14 and several bug fixed and only available for Windows a the moment. Pangu 8 is an untethered jailbreak where you can keep Cydia on your device as a native app. Download Pagu 8 via our direct download link below.