Unlock and Jailbreak Solutions for iPad/iPad 2
Now that iPad 2 is available to everybody, I think the Jailbreak world started to looking for unlocking and jailbreaking iPad 2 solutions. That's true, there are some of the benefits of iPad/ipad 2 unlocking and jailbreaking. By jailbreaking iPad/iPad 2 you will be able to install third party applications on your device and customize any of the settings that are in place by unlocking the iPad firmware that has been pre-installed and comes with the device when you buy it, and by unlocking iPad/ipad 2 you will be able to use any carrier and any sim card in the world that currently does not work with Apple products. The following are some coming solutions that can get us an iPad 2 jailbreak: iPhone Dev Team, Geohot and GreenPois0n.
1. Unlock/Jailbreak iPad/iPad 2 with Spirit from iPhone Dev Team
If you have just purchased an iPad 2 or planning to get one in in near future, you should be glad to know that Spirit Jailbreak is coming to jailbreak iPad 3.2 firmware. The iPhone Dev Team confirms that they have successfully jailbreak iPad with Spirit, the iPhone 3.1.3 jailbreak by comex.
The team has ported Spirit jailbreak to iPad 3.2 with a cross-team effort with Chronic Dev Team, comex and chpwn. Comex developed the Spirit jailbreak for iPhone OS 3.1.3 using an exploit found in the mobile Safari and luckily the same exploit exists in the iPad OS 3.2. The beatify of userland jailbreak is its simplicity and doesn’t require any app to be downloaded on iPhone or iPod Touch to jailbreak. Now with this successful porting of “Spirit” to iPad users can hope easier jailbreak for wifi based Apple iPad.
So, expect iPad 3.2 jailbreak soon and get ready to jailbreak iPad and unleash its full potential. Now the hacker has obtained root access on iPad firmware 3.2 with Spirit Jailbreak, which means iPad jailbreak is in development and will be out soon.
Updated: the Spirit jailbreak for iPad is out now, you can get the estep by step instructions to jailbreak your iPad here.
2. Unlock/Jailbreak iPad/iPad 2 with Geohot's Blackra1n
George Hotz (aka Geohot) , the easiest jailbreaking software Blackra1n developer, provides untethered jailbreak for iPhone 3GS, 3G, 2G, iPod Touch 3G, iPod Touch 2G, 1G. Now GeoHot has done it again, the developer says that users may also be able to jailbreak iPad OS 3.2 with this untethered jailbreak solution. Geohot also posted keys to decrypt iPhone OS 3.2 for iPad. These keys allows you to decrypt iPad .ipsw files so that you can explore it for exploits.
We can expect the blackra1n to jailbreak iPhone 3.1.3/3.2 later this month, once Apple releases iPad 3G. Expect the cat and mouse to become much more interesting in the coming days.
3. Unlock/Jailbreak iPad/iPad 2 with GreePois0n from Chronic Dev Team
GreenPois0n is an upcoming iPad jailbreak utility created by the Chronic Dev Team. The Team has posted a screenshot of GreenPois0n, the jailbreak tool, which means they are still working on GreenPois0n jailbreak for Windows, Mac and Linux.
There is no ETA(Estimated Time of Arrival) on release of any of the above mentioned tools. We can expect the release of this untethered jailbreak with the release of iPad loaded with OS 3.2 or may be releasing the iPad jailbreak until the other iPad 3G or iPhone 4G is released because Apple can patch the exploit before then and this won’t benefit many people.