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Learn how to jailbreak iPhone 5s

For millions of users, worldwide the iPhone is fantastic just the way it is – it’s classy, elegant, powerful and easy to use. You have thousands of apps upon thousands of apps to download and install from the Play store. Unfortunately, the iPhone restricts you to the default apps that come with the iOS. You cannot customize it or install apps from ‘Third-Party’ apps unless you jailbreak it.

What is jailbreaking?

jailbreak iPhoneJailbreaking is the act of changing the iOS such that you overcome all restrictions imposed by your iPhone 5. It’s different from iPhone unlocking. The latter only applies when you buy an iPhone from a particular network under a contract from which you want out.

Here are tips on how to jailbreak iPhone 5s.

The steps

Just follow these steps and you should be able to jailbreak your iPhone 5:

1. Back up your data for safety before a jailbreak. Go to the phone’s SETTINGS then click iCloud then Backup, which is followed by the ‘Back Up Now’ prompt.
2. If you are using a passcode, disable it. Go to Settings then Touch ID & Passcode then disable the feature.
3. Enable the Airplane mode. Just swipe up the screen to open Control Center after which you tap the airplane icon.
4. Download a jailbreaking tool like Pangu. It only works when you have iTunes so make a point of installing it if you haven’t.
5. Open the jailbreaking tool (which is Pangu in this case).
6. Plug in your iPhone 5
7. Once it has been detected, hit the ‘Start’ option.
8. Click ‘Already Backup’. After a while, the iPhone automatically reboots. Pangu will prompt you to put the phone back in Airplane mode. Do that.
9. Following the on-screen prompts, you’ll be requested to open the Pangu app and give it access to your photos. If granted, your iPhone reboots one more time. Disable the airplane mode, open Cydia and voila, your iPhone 5 is now Jailbroken.

The benefits

iPhoneNow that you know of how to jailbreak iPhone 5s, what are the benefits?

Well, for a start, you are now able to download your favorite apps from anywhere you like, not just from the App Store. Better yet, you are now able to customize your iPhone 5 content – could be wallpapers, themes – rather than stick to the default options that come with the iOS.


Jailbreaking your iPhone is easy but voids your warranty with Apple. However, you can ‘un-jailbreak’ the device before taking it to a service center in case of a problem.

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Facts to Know About IPhone Screen Repair

The screen of an iPhone is designed to last. It can withstand some amount of shock impacts. However, that does not mean that it is unbreakable. Many users complain about having phones with broken screens. Most of them are torn between getting it repaired and opting for an upgrade or a new one altogether. The screen is one of the most sensitive parts of the iPhone and needs to be taken care of wellIPhone Screen Repair.

In most cases, the ideal solution to a broken screen for an iPhone is usually to take it for an immediate repair at Apple. Without AppleCare or an active warranty, it might end up being too costly for you, rendering the option for repair to be unreasonable. Getting a good iphone screen repair orange county company is the ideal solution for such a case. They should be able to do a good job and get you iPhone back in the excellent condition that it was in before the screen broke.

The Process

The process of repairing the screen usually takes a short time. It involves getting rid of the old and broken one and replacing it with a new one. If the quality of the replaced screen is good and the workmanship is great, the phone should work just as fine as new.

All your stored data will still be intact. The trick is to get it to the repair company as soon as possible because some of the broken glass pieces might cause some damage to the other internal components.


IPhone Screen RepairThe price for screen repairs varies widely depending on a couple of factors. Your geographical location is one of the many factors that will determine the price, based on the local market.  Different repair companies also charge differently based on the parts that they use and the quality of service offered. The only thing that can be said for sure is that if the phone was in a great condition before breaking and repairing it will be cheaper than buying or upgrading to a new one.


When the repair is done correctly using the stipulated procedures, the iPhone should work just fine. Most repair companies will even offer a warranty for a couple of months just to give you peace of mind and boost your confidence in them.