How to jailbreak iOS 7.1—7.1.2 (instructions)
Recently, the long-awaited event in the world of jailbreak took place. A group of Chinese hackers suddenly released the Pangu utility, with which you can jailbreak your iPhone, iPad and iPod Touch, which are running iOS 7.1, iOS 7.1.1. and iOS 7.1.2. You can find detailed instructions on how to jailbreak iOS 7.1 below in this article.
The jailbreak utility 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 backup your device to 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 one is set.
Important! Before you begin, be sure to backup your device to 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 launch the application.
Connect your device to a 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 Settings on the device.
In the Basic section - Date and time, turn off the automatic time 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 loads and the jail continues.
After starting Pangu, the utility will continue to jailbreak and reboot the device.
The jailbreak process is almost complete.
Do not disconnect the device, it will reboot again.
The jailbreak is completed and now instead of the Pangu icon you see the Cydia icon on the device’s home screen.