These are instructions on how to jailbreak your iPhone 6 Plus, 6, 5s, 5c, 5, 4s on iOS 8.0 – 8.1 using Pangu8 for Mac…

If you aren’t already at iOS 8.1 we suggest upgrading to the latest firmware using iTunes. You can find download links for iOS 8.1 here. Please note that you must update using iTunes rather than Software Update. If you used Software Update you should do a backup then restore to iOS 8.1 using iTunes.

Step One
Create an iClarified folder on your desktop and download the latest version of Pangu into the folder. Pangu 8

Double click the downloaded Pangu dmg file to mount it.

launch pangu8

Then drag the Pangu app icon into the iClarified folder.
iClarified folder

Step Two
Tap Settings from your Springboard then select Touch ID & PasscodeTurn Passcode Off if it is enabled.

Apple  touch ID turn off passcode

Step Three
Press the Settings button at the top left to return to the Settings menu. Choose iCloud from the Settings menu then select Find My iPhone from the iCloud menu. Ensure the Find My iPhone switch is the Off position.

icloud Find my iPhone

find my iphone on find my iphone off

Step Four
Return to the Settings menu by tapping the iCloud then Settings buttons at the top left of the screen. Then enable Airplane Mode by tapping the Airplane Mode switch.

airplane mode airplane mode on

Step Five
Connect your iPhone to the computer via a USB cable, launch iTunes, and perform a manual backup. It is very important that you remember to backup your device before continuing as you could lose your data if the jailbreak process does not complete successfully.

Step Six
Right click or hold down Control and click the Pangu app from the iClarified folder on your desktop.

Pangu 8

Click Open from the contextual menu that appears.

Click Open

Click Open when warned that Pangu is from an unidentified developer.

Open Pangu8
Step Seven
You will notice the device is detected by the software. Click the large Start Jailbreak button to begin your jailbreak.

Start Jailbreak

Step Eight
You will be prompted to confirm that you’ve backed up your device and that it’s in Airplane Mode, click theAlready Did button to continue.

Pangu8 notice
Step Nine
The Pangu app will now begin the jailbreak process.

Jailbreak process
jailbreaking ios8
Jailbreak ios 8 succeeded
Step Ten
Once the jailbreak has completed successfully, your iPhone will reboot and a Pangu app and Cydia app will appear on your Springboard. Congratulations, you’re now jailbroken!

cydia on iOS 8 welcome to cydia

*A big thanks to the Pangu team and all the others who contributed to this jailbreak.

If you would like to backup your iPhone/iPad/iPod to Mac before jailbreaking, you can just simply have a try Syncios Data Transfer for Mac. To avoid losing important data, it is very necessary to backup all important files to your Mac so that you can easily get them back whenever you lost them.

download mac version

Reference: iClarified

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