At the moment Luca’s Yalu 10.2 is the available iOS 10 cracking tool. So, while enjoying the features of iOS 10.2 jailbreak within the release of the current firmware most of the users are hurry to use Cydia iOS 10.3.1. Yes, this was the available latest Apple mobile operating system which has released to the public several days ago with the Built number 14E304. actually, within this firmware update, Apple has the focus to fix some bugs and provide the opportunity for the 32-bit iDevices. So, now if you own iPad 4G or later, iPhone 5 or later and iPod touch 6G or later, and wish to have the latest update, then you can have it through OTA or iTunes.
If you are willing to know about the latest update related features, then you can follow the offered video guide below.
With an extensive period of testing iOS 10.3 finally presented to the general public. So with that, Apple will anytime close signing for older firmware making 10.3 the only option to sign. But will that treat fair for jailbreakers? Then how would you downgrade from 10.3 to preserve the chance for iOS 10.2.1 Jailbreak possible in future? This is all help for the proper downgrade to save blobs for a better way in future jailbreak and Cydia. So read on.
If you are happy with what Apple give withing the Stock walls, you have no matter of downgrades. In fact, iOS 10.3 is a massive upgrade to none-jailbreakers which packs amazing feature changes to the operating system to take you to better security and all side user experience. But if you are a jailbreaker, should you upgrade 10.3?
How to Downgrade iOS 10.3?
As of this writing, we only have iOS 10-10.2 Cydia access through Yalu jailbreak. But if you are on either 10.2.1 or 10.3 latest, we do not find any single proof yet in regard of jailbreak and Cydia. Then what is recommended that staying to the lowest possible firmware?
With considered iOS 10.3, we found it is full of patches. In fact, it is hardly exposed to any vulnerabilities with its all latest includes of security and additions of features. For an example, iOS 10.3 comes new Apple File System addition which impacts the build of security as well as feature effects. So in that way, Jailbreak iOS 10.3 is quite uncertain to predict where 10.2.1 comes with more possibility. so if you are already on 10.2.1, stay as long as possible with no upgrades. But in case it is 10.3 already, downgrade to 10.2.1 when the limited time it is allowed by Apple. So follow my guide and preserve blobs for iOS 10.2.1 jailbreak we can do expect in future.
- Backup the device as a must to save your content
- Required a PC with Windows or Mac running
- Be prepared with the iDevice with sufficient power which you need to downgrade from 10.3 to 10.2.1
- The correct iOS 10.2.1 IPSW file that couple with your device model
- Connect your iPhone, iPad or iPod Touch to the Windows PC or Mac through a proper cable
- Go to iTunes and avoid the prompt asking “Upgrade” or “Downgrade”?
- To have a fresh opening to your device, select the option “Restore” dropping the option “Update”
- Hold Shift in Windows and the optional key in Mac and go ahead with Restore. If you just select the option here, it will only upgrade you to 10.3 which is appeared currently latest
- In the next file browser attach the iOS 10.2.1 IPSW
- When required, confirm restoring
- Now you have to keep patience until the restoring completed and then restore the backups as you desire
With the above guide, you will safely come to 10.2.1 which is more probable getting jailbroken than current latest 10.3. So save blobs.
Luca Todesco Confirmed the Departure
With the successful move of Yalu, we heard Todesco’s departure from the jailbreak. But as they were only rumors, iOS 10.2.1 and iOS 10.3 were too expected to win his attention. However, with a recent Tweet, Luca Todesco has confirmed his departure from the tool releases making Yalu his final attempt. Even this was not widely reasoned by him, we still not know why he took this decision when he has won so much consideration with Yalu.
With his final tweet message, he has given a little message to jailbreakers from which you can take a big jailbreak difference. In fact, he has mentioned iOS 10.3 jailbreak is quite hard in reach and asked to save iOS 10.2.1 which is possible getting jailbroken soon. But as he is not involved in any tool attempt above Yalu, this is expected from prominent jailbreak developers like Pangu, TaiG, PP and any other volunteer. So stay signed to know what will take place in future.
iOS 10.2.1 jailbreak can do expect in future. So stay with us for more reliable updates.