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Whenever Apple’s new iOS were released, the million dollar question is in the mind of every iOS users, “is it jailbreakable ?”. When they found the answer the next question definitely comes into their mind “is its untethered jailbreak is available?”

So Apple had just few hours ago has released new improved version of iOS 6 and named it as iOS 6.0.1. As it was not that major update so it contain only small bugs and fixes. Now if you asked me a question that “Is iOS 6.0.1 is jailbreakable?”, then my answer will be Yes!. We have tested it and can confirm the latest version of Redsn0w can be used to jailbreak the newly released Apple’s iOS 6.0.1. And if you like to ask me another question that “Is iOS 6.0.1’s untethered jailbreak is available?”, then I am sorry to say that, you will be disappointed to know that its just a tethered or unstable jailbreak. Please don’t lose hope as smart and intelligent Dev-Team is working day and night to untethered jailbreak A5 and A4 device. But you just need patience.

The guide to jailbreak iOS 6.0.1 is not different from its previous version (iOS 6) via Redsn0w.

Compatible Devices:
  • A4 based iPhone 4, iPhone 3GS and iPod touch 4th-gen only.
  • This a tethered jailbreak, and is limited to the above mentioned devices only. There is currently no untethered jailbreak available for iOS 6 yet.
  • iPhone 5, iPhone 4S, iPad 2, iPad 3 and iPod touch 5th-gen are not supported by this jailbreak.
  • If you rely on unlock, do not update to iOS 6 yet.
How to Jailbreak iOS 6.0.1 Free with Redsnow:

Step 1: Download iOS 6, to download it click here

Step 2: Download the latest version of Redsn0w. Choose its version according to your operation  (Windows/Mac).

Step 3: Run the executable Redsn0w file, making sure to run in administrator mode if using aWindows. If you are on the OS X Mountain Lion, start Redsn0w by Ctrl-Click on the icon and then selecting Open from the new menu.

Step 4: Select the Extras option from the main menu of the Redsn0w interface and point it to the desired IPSW file.

How-to boot tethered on iOS 6:

As it was tethered or unstable jailbreak, so you will need to boot into a tethered – mode every time you reboot your device. To do so just connects your iPhone 4, 3gs, iPad or iPod touch with iTunes in a dfu mode and click on “Just Boot” button on Redsnow just shown in the image below.