Users with an iPhone 4 on Firmware 9B208 can now use Absinthe to jailbreak their iPhone 4 and enjoy a multitude of iPhone 4 jailbreak apps.
Absinthe 2.0.2 now supports jailbreaking the iPhone 4 with 9B208 firmware.
This new version of Absinthe is helpful for iPhone 4 owners who received the new iOS 5.1.1 build for the iPhone 4 GSM version.
Our guide, How to Jailbreak the iPhone 4 with Absinthe, contains all the information you need to jailbreak the iPhone 4 on this latest version of iOS 5.1.1. The guide was written for the iPhone 4S, but all the steps will work in the same manner on the iPhone 4.
This is a good reminder not to update to new versions of iOS until the jailbreak community gives the all clear. If apple releases iOS 5.1.2 or iOS 5.2 in the coming weeks, there is no guarantee that the Absinthe 2.0.2 tool till still work.
Users can download the latest Absinthe 2.0.2 software tool to jailbreak the iPhone 4 and iPhone 4S from greenpois0n.com. The direct download links are provided below in case the site goes down under traffic load.
- Absinthe v2.0.2 MacOSX (10.5, 10.6, 10.7)
- Absinthe v2.0.2 Windows (XP/Vista/Win7)
- Absinthe v2.0.2 Linux (x86/x86_64)
The iPhone 4 jailbreak for firmware 9B208 is untethered. This means that users do not need to plug the iPhone 4 in anytime it restarts.
If you need a start with apps, many of my essential iPhone 4s jailbreak apps will also work well on the iPhone 4.
Check out our iPhone 4S Jailbreak Guide for all the information you need about the iPhone 4 jailbreak including apps, tips and how to un-jailbreak if you need to go back to stock.