While millions of users have installed iOS 7 and are waiting for iOS 7.1 release a lot of people are still using iOS 6.1.3. Why? Well, it is possible to jailbreakiOS 6.1.3 with Redsn0w and enjoy all the best features of iOS 6. Not everyone likes all the changes brought by firmware 7 launch.
If you are still running iOS 6.1.3 we’ll explain how you can hack this operating system for free. Redsn0w jailbreak is good for iPhone 3GS and iPhone 4 owners along with iPod touch 4G devices. Other models should be jailbroken with other programs.
Redsn0w offers jailbreaking for iOS 6.1.3 device. But before you make it untethered you should perform tethered jailbreak.
Untethered Jailbreak iOS 6.1.3 with Redsn0w Tool for iPhone and iPod touch
Tethered Part 1
Step 1. Backup your iPhone 4 / 3GS or iPod touch 4G with iCloud or iTunes.
Step 2. Download the latest version of Redsn0w for your iOS 6.1.3 system. Save the tool on desktop and name it Redsn0w.
Step 3. Get iOS 6.0 file as you will have to point the jailbreaking too to this particular version of Apple firmware for the jailbreak.
Step 4. Plug the iDevice to your computer.
Step 5. Unzip Redsn0w and start this tool. If you are using Windows 7 platform, run the program in Windows XP compatibility mode. You should also run it as Administrator.
Step 6. Press on Extras – Select IPSW and point to iOS 6.0.
Step 7. Return to the main page in Redsn0w and select Jailbreak. Choose Cydia as your jailbreak option and wait till the program says what you should do next.
Step 8. Follow the instruction and put your device into DFU mode. When it reboots the jailbreaking tool will continue its work.
Step 9. Once jailbreak is over you will be able to press OK and choose Quit. Wait till your iPod touch or iPhone reboots and shows your Home screen without Cydia yet.
Step 10. Open Redsn0w – Extras – Select IPSW and point to iOS 6.0 again.
Step 11. Choose Just Boot option and connect your iDevice to PC or Mac. The instructions will guide you through the process.
Step 12. Put the iPhone or iPod touch into DFU state and wait till the gadget reboots. The process will complete and Cydia will appear on your Home screen.
Untethered Jailbreak. Part 2
It’s time to make the jailbreak untethered.
Step 1. Launch Cydia and go to Changes menu.
Step 2. Click on Refresh option [you can find it in the upper left corner].
Step 3. Choose Reloading Data and search for p0sixspwn where 0 stands for zero.
Step 4. Click to Install this tool and your jailbreak will become untethered.
Unlock iPhone running iOS 6.1.3
Now after jailbreraking you can find out how to unlock iPhone using free tools or paid service.