If you are an iOS jailbreak aficionado who owns an iPhone X or older, then we have some exciting news for you. Developers behind the developer focused jailbreak tool ‘palera1n’ have updated their jailbreak tool and have now added support for iOS 16 and iOS 15.
This essentially means those willing to jailbreak iOS 16 or iOS 15 can now download palera1n jailbreak tool on their Mac or Linux powered computer and use it to jailbreak their iPhone or iPad.
The palera1n jailbreak is based on the hardware based checkm8 bootrom exploit, which means it can be used to jailbreak the iPhone X or older. This includes the following iPhone and iPad models running iOS 16.
- iPhone X
- iPhone 8 Plus
- iPhone 8
- iPad Pro 2nd generation
- iPad Pro 1st generation
- iPad 7
- iPad 6
- iPad 5
palera1n jailbreak supports iOS 16.2 or older. It is unclear whether it also supports recently released iOS 16.3 beta or not.
While it is important to note that palera1n jailbreak is a developer focused jailbreak, which is meant for tweak developers and advanced users only, its release is nevertheless exciting for the jailbreak community, as it supports tweak injection. Its release will also push developers in updating their jailbreak tweaks for iOS 16.
You can learn more details about the palera1n jailbreak and download it from the official GitHub page here.