How to jailbreak iOS 7.1.1 / 7.1 using Pangu on Mac OS X


On Sunday, Pangu jailbreak for Mac was released . First exploit to hack Apple  computer without a virtual machine or Boot Camp. Pangu 1.1 for OS X and Windows allows jailbreak iOS 7.1.1 and iOS 7.1 for iPhone 4, 4s, 5, 5s, 5s, iPad 2, 3, 4, iPad Air, iPad mini and iPod touch 5G.

Updated Pangu 1.1 now is supported in english, which greatly simplifies the exploit. Also, developers have fixed a bug that caused crash “hacked” smartphones and tablets at boot time, and excluded the option to install the unofficial 25app app store.

Pangu 1.1 can be downloaded for Windows and Mac, and use with all versions of “apple” gadget under the iOS 7.1.1 and iOS 7.1. The procedure itself is breaking the majority of users does not cause difficulties. The operation takes a few minutes, though, and provides some actions on the device. Before continuing, it is recommended to make a backup copy of the content on the iPhone and iPad. Instructions on how to jailbreak iOS 7.1.1 / 7.1 for Windows can be found here.

Compatible devices:

  • iPhone 5s and 5
  • iPhone 5c
  • iPhone 4s and 4
  • iPad Air
  • iPad mini with Retina display
  • iPad mini
  • iPad 4, 3, 2
  • iPod touch 5G

Compatible firmware:

Pangu can be used with devices on iOS 7.1.1 / 7.1.  Download  iOS 7.1.1 IPSW-file can be found here.

Jailbreak iOS 7.1.1 and iOS 7.1.1 using Pangu for Mac OS X:

Step 1: Make sure you are using the latest version of Apple iOS 7.1.1 or 7.1 firmware.

Step 2: Download the Pangu 1.1 for Mac or Windows here. Run the utility: Unlike the first version of the application is in English now.


Step 3: Connect your iOS-device to your computer, Pangu determine the model of the gadget. If everything is in order,  the Jailbreak button should be activated.


Step 4: Click the Jailbreak. Pangu will popup with instructions on how to change the time on the device.

Step 5: You need to on your smartphone or tablet to go to General -> Date and time, turn off the automatic time setting and set date June 2, 2014, 8:30 (or earlier) by going to Settings > General > Data and Time and turn off Set Automatically option on you r iPhone or iPad.


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Close the settings and wait Pangu. On  iOS-device screen Pangu  icon should appear.

Step 6: Start icon from Pangu iPhone / iPad homescreen, a prompted meaasge will appear: “Do you really want to open a program Pangu Developer “iPhone Distribution: Hefei Bo Fang communication technology co., LTD? ” Click Continue.

Step 7: Pangu continue to jailbreak, then reboot the gadget.


Step 8: Do not disconnect the device from the computer. Wait until the Jailbreak process is completed, the device will reboot a second time. Now you see on the home screen, Cydia  icon should appear.

Congratulations, you jailbreak iOS 7.1.1 / 7.1 on Mac OS X!

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