redsn0w is a multipurpose tool which help to jailbreak some sort of iDevices as well as unlock the iDevices.The original name is called QuickPwn later it was changed to redsn0w.
This jailbreak tool available for Mac OX and Windows OS and it allow only A4 Devises.
But apple introduce several iOS 5 seriese before iOS 6 foothold. those are iOS 5.0 , iOS5.0.1 ,iOS 5.1 and iOS 5.1.1
iOS 5.0 – 5.1.1 compatible A4 iDevises –
- iPad – 1, 2, 3
- iPhone – 3GS, 4, 4S
- iPod Touch – 3G,4G
The latest version of redsn0w is possible to jailbreak only iOS 5.0 – iOS 5.1.1 compatible iDevices.
readsn0w jailbreaking Steps
- Download latest readsn0w file into PC or Mac
- Via USB Connect your iDevice and consider its iOS version
- run redsn0w file and select your requirement it show above image
- and press next button ,your idevice become change into DFU mode automatically
- after few minutes later ,you will see the message that is Jailbreak done.
- while redsn0w working there some error message occur,don’t panic about it,restart the jailbreak process again.