How to jailbreak iOS 7.1—7.1.2 (instruction)
Recently, a long-awaited event in the world of jailbreak. A group of Chinese hackers suddenly released the Pangu utility, with which you can perform an untethered iPhone, iPad and iPod Touch jailbreak running iOS 7.1, iOS 7.1.1. and iOS 7.1.2. Detailed instructions on how to jailbreak iOS 7.1 can be found below in this article.
The jailbreak tool has already been updated to version 1.1, and translated into English. There is a version for both OS X and Windows, you can download them from
The hacking procedure will take about 5 minutes and should not cause any difficulties. Before you begin, be sure to make a backup of your device in iTunes.
Jailbreak is possible on all devices running iOS 7.1-7.1.2.
The full list is as follows:
- iPhone 5s
- iPhone 5c
- iPhone 5
- iPhone 4s
- iPhone 4
- iPad Air
- ipad mini retina
- iPad mini
- iPad 4
- iPad 3
- iPad 2
- iPod touch 5G
Pangu 1.1 is compatible with the following firmware: iOS 7.1.2, iOS 7.1.1 and iOS 7.1.
Important! Before starting the procedure, disable the password on your device, if it is set.
Important! Before you begin, be sure to make a backup of your device in iTunes.
For Windows, download the Pangu utility from this link and launch the application.
For OS X, download the Pangu utility from this link and run the application.
Connect your device to the computer.
The utility will determine the model, firmware version, and if all conditions are met, the Jailbreak button will become active.
Click Jailberak .
At this point, you will need to change the system date of the device and the utility will display an animated instruction on how to do this.
Open the device Settings .
In the General section - Date and time, turn off the automatic time setting switch and set the date June 2, 2014, 8:00
After that, the Pangu icon will appear on the device’s home screen.
The application will download and continue the jail.
After starting Pangu, the utility will continue jailbreaking and restarting the device.
The jailbreak process is almost complete.
Do not disconnect the device; it will restart again.
The jailbreak is complete and now instead of the Pangu icon you see the Cydia icon on the device’s home screen.