Help with jailbreaking and Cydia for iPhones, iPads, and iPod touches.

Pangu provides an iOS 9.0 untethered jailbreak. TaiG provides an iOS 8.4 and 8.3 untethered jailbreak.
Check @PanguTeam, @taig_jailbreak, @saurik, and /r/jailbreak for news and updates.
You can use Cydia Impactor if you need to un-jailbreak an 8.1-8.4 device without restoring.
Instructions for jailbreaking iOS 8.0-8.4.
Before asking a question, check Frequently Asked Questions to find quick answers!
How to fix some mysterious problems.

I have a iphone 4s with jailbroken ios5.1.1, i know, it is very unbelievably outdated at this time.

I got an iphone 6 but for the following reasons I decided to return it and keep using my 4s: 1. I have small hands(I'm a girl), the size of 6 still feels awkward on me. 2. Now I live on a budget, want to save some money, and don't need to worry about dropping or losing a big expensive new phone. 3. The iphone 4s with ios 5.1.1 still works smoothly with some convenient tweaks, although it's heavy and not able to install newer apps. To overcome the latter, I have to switch between my android devices and this phone for different apps. The jailbreak market helps a little as well.

So now in order to use this iphone 4s in the near future for a while, what are my best choices? Should I 1. upgrade to ios 8.4.1 2. wait for the jailbreak to be available probably after the ios9 came out 3. jailbreak it then 4. Use OdysseusOTA to downgrade to ios6

or

forget about upgrading and stuck in ios5.1.1 forever?

Thanks very much!

asked 11 Sep '15, 07:36

Shawnm's gravatar image

Shawnm
11527


5) get the 6 back

link

answered 11 Sep '15, 08:26

Tilerone's gravatar image

Tilerone
46.0k115024

Your answer: (please use the "add new comment" button unless you are actually answering the original question)
toggle preview

Markdown Basics

  • *italic* or _italic_
  • **bold** or __bold__
  • link:[text](http://url.com/ "Title")
  • image?![alt text](/path/img.jpg "Title")
  • numbered list: 1. Foo 2. Bar
  • to add a line break simply add two spaces to where you would like the new line to be.
  • basic HTML tags are also supported

Tags:

×1,056
×730
×583
×520
×115
×3

Asked: 11 Sep '15, 07:36

Seen: 1,194 times

Last updated: 11 Sep '15, 08:26

JailbreakQA is by chpwn and comex.
About JailbreakQA. Powered by OSQA.