Note: It's better to say iOS Jailbreak rather than iPhone Jailbreak as we are jailbreaking the iOS, not the iPhone. But for the ease, Let's talk as iPhone jailbreak in this article.
As mentioned before, the most truthful definition for this is What is iOS jailbreak. We perform the jailbreak to the Apple's Operating System - iOS. But for the time being let's keep this as it is as "iPhone Jailbreak". So the answer for What is iPhone jailbreak is this.
Jailbreak let's the user to unlock the limitations of the default iOS and let the user to install third party apps and softwares which were not allowed before.
So this makes iOS easy and user friendlier than before and gives you a good feeling of a mobile. Ultimately this modifies the default iOS software to install awesome apps, tweaks, themes and many more usefull new features.
iPhone XS, iPhone XS Max, iPhone XR, iPhone X, iPhone 8, iPhone 8 Plus, iPhone 7 & 7 Plus, iPhone 6S & 6S Plus, iPhone 6 & 6 Plus, iPhone SE, iPhone 5S.
This is really easy if the necessary tool is available. To jailbreak your iPhone you need jailbreak tools which differ from one iOS to another.
For Eg: If your iPhone is running on iOS 11.3 then you need a jailbreak tool for iOS 11.3. This jailbreak can be done in 2 different ways.
This is based on .ipa. You need to have Cydia impactor to perform this method. The procedure is as guided as below.
This can be considered as the easiest method to install a jailbreak tool. This method install relavent jailbreak tool according to your iOS from an Online app. You can have all these Jailbreak tools now from TaigOne and the jailbreak tools according to the iOS are as listed as below.
|iOS version||JB tool|
|iOS 10.3 - iOS 10.3.3||h3lix Jailbreak|
|iOS 11 - 11.0.3||Liber iOS|
|iOS 11.1 - 11.1.2||Liber iOS|
|iOS 11.2 - iOS 11.2.5 beta||No Proper Jailbreak Tool (TaigOne Alternative)|
|iOS 11.3 - iOS 11.3.1||Electra Jailbreak|
|iOS 11.4 beta 1 - beta 3||Electra Jailbreak|
|iOS 12||unc0ver Jailbreak (Available via TaigOne)|
|iOS 12.1||unc0ver Jailbreak (Available via TaigOne)|
|iOS 12.1.4||No Proper Jailbreak Tool (TaigOne Alternative)|
|iOS 12.2 beta||No Proper Jailbreak Tool (TaigOne Alternative)|
This is a tricky question. But the answer for this is "No". Jailbreak is not illeagl by Law.
Jailbreaking became officially legal in 2012 by the Library of Congress. They made an exemption to the Digital Millennium Copyright Act. So by this act, it allows users to jailbreak their iPhones. But this was not included to iPad jailbreak. iPads became legal to jailbreak couple of months ago. So it is confiremd that you can jailbreak your iPhone or iPad anytime now.
Since jailbreaking really means is breaking into the iOS code via a security hole in order to modify the software to do what you want it to do, Apple won't appreciate it much. This will void your Apple warranty. But you can revert the jailbreak anytime and then you have clear hands once again. Do you have more questions regarding iPhone Jailbreak? Well see below for the iPhone Jailbreak most wanted answers.
Well, jailbreak won't harm your battery life. But the tweaks you install after a jailbreak might drain the battery according to it's performance and it's totally not because of jailbreak , but because of the tweak.
Answer for this is "May be yes". A jailbreak shouldn't slow down the iPhone. But it if does it is a temporary bug which will be fixed in their later updates. The latest unc0ver jailbreak is also in it's beta stage
there might be few bugs and we have to understand this as those are in beta stages. Furthermore, a jailbreak modifies your iOS with it's root system and we have to expect changes to the system.
Then again installing lots of tweaks can slow down your iPhone and certainely it's not because of the jailbreak.
This depends on the iOS version you are using. Phœnix Jailbreak, unc0ver jailbreak, Electra Jailbreak are the most trusted jailbreak tools so far to use. Here are the set of jailbreak tools you can use.