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I have an iPad 2 and I'm currently on jailbroken IOS 5.1.1. Should I upgrade to IOS 7.0.4 before apple releases IOS 7.1? Can I downgrade from 7.x to 5.1.1? (I have SHSH blobs for 5.1.1 and 6.1.3)

asked 20 Dec '13, 11:38

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The upgrading part is really your choice.

About the this FAQ entry, and scroll down to the part about downgrading an iPad 2.


answered 20 Dec '13, 11:58

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Yes, but is it a wise choice to upgrade now or is it better to wait?

(20 Dec '13, 12:45) Gijs735 Gijs735's gravatar image

we dont have a crystal ball

(20 Dec '13, 13:24) theiphoneguy ♦ theiphoneguy's gravatar image

If you're thinking that the iOS 7 jailbreak will be released for 7.0.4 after Apple releases iOS 7.1, that's extremely unlikely and has never happened before. Jailbreaks (with the exception of "unthreaded") have always been released for the then-current latest newest firmware, not one or two or three revisions back.

(20 Dec '13, 15:01) spockers ♦ spockers's gravatar image
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