iH8sn0w has revised their well-known jailbreaking application Sn0wbreeze to version 2.9.7 in which support for new iOS 6.0.1 and iOS 6. If you are unaware, Sn0wbreeze is for Windows users to create custom firmware.
Device supported on sn0wbreeze 2.9.7 are iPhone 3GS, iPhone 4 and iPod Touch 4G.
What exactly is New?
Included 6.0 (10A403)/6.0.1 (10A523) support. (Only includes iPhone 3GS & A4 devices).
The 6.0/6.0.1 is now a tethered based jailbreak via iBooty (aside from iPhone 3GS old bootrom users).
SAM is built-in for iOS 6 hacktivations. (Hacktivated phones can simply reboot to a semi-tethered state after becoming activated.
Jailbreak iOS 6.0.1 and iOS 6 Utilizing Sn0wbreeze 2.9.7
Direct download links to iOS 6
iOS 6.0.1 Direct Download Links
Run Sn0wbreeze and click on the blue arrow to continue. Navigate to select iOS 6 or 6.0.1 IPSW file that you downloaded in previously mentioned step.
When you selected IPSW file, Sn0wbreeze will discover your device.
Now, you will find 4 choices on your next screen-
iFaith Mode- it’s going to develop custom iOS with saved SHSH.
Simple Mode- can provide iOS 6/iOS 6.0.1 firmware without any customization.
Expert Mode – will provide you with customization alternatives.
Baseband Preservation Mode- can establish custom iOS 6/iOS 6.0.1 firmware without the need of updating baseband.
Select “Simple Mode” and then click blue button and Sn0wbreeze can provide custom firmware.
When custom firmware is produced you’re going to get a message Done.
Get into DFU Mode-
* Hold down Power (corner) button for five seconds.
* Without relieving the Power button, additionally maintain down the Home (bottom center) button combined with the Power button for Around 10 secs.
* Without releasing the home button, stop holding down the power button for approximately 15 seconds.
Install and initiate the latest version of iTunes and click on your current device icon in sidebar of iTunes. Push and hold Left “Shift” button and click on “Restore”.
Once the device gets restored you should have jailbroken device operating on iOS 6/ iOS 6.0.1.
To boot tethered:
Run iBooty for Windows and select your device.
Click on Start and comply with on-screen instructions to put device in DFU mode.
While in DFU mode iBooty will instantly boot your device in tethered mode.
Your device is jailbroken on iOS 6/ iOS 6.0.1.