Jailbreak iPhone 4S, iPad 2 iOS 5.0.1 Untethered With GreenPois0n Absinthe

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Posted by Admin on Friday Jan 20, 2012 Under GreenPois0n, iPad, iPhone, iPod, iTunes, Jailbreak

Here it comes. Now you can finally jailbreak iPhone 4S and iPad 2 running iOS 5.0.1 untethered jailbreak. GreenPois0n Absinthe jailbreak tool has been released which works on iPad iOS 5.0.1 and iPhone 4S both iOS 5.0.1 and iOS 5. Below is the full guide on how to jailbreak iPhone 4S (5.0.1 – 5.0) or iPad 2 (5.0.1) untethered with the new tool.

Jailbreak iPhone 4S iPad 2 5.0.1 Untethered

There has been much work on this jailbreak. Since the release of iOS 5.0.1 3 months ago, hackers have been working hard to achieve the untethered jailbreak on all devices. Pod2g first released the untethered jailbreak for all A4 devices running iOS 5.0.1. Now, with the help of the dream team, pod2g could release his untethered jailbreak for A5 devices so that all devices are now jailbroken.

Follow the steps below which shows you how to use GreenPois0n Absinthe to jailbreak iPhone 4S on iOS 5 / 5.0.1 and iPad 2 on iOS 5.0.1.

Jailbreak iPhone 4S, iPad 2 5.0.1 / 5.0 Untethered


  • Download iTunes from here.
  • Download Greenpois0n Absinthe 1.2.2 (Mac OS X [mirror] – Windows [soon] – Linux [soon])
  • Download iPhone 4S 5.0 (9A334), 5.0.1 (9A405) or 5.0.1 (9A406).
  • Download iPad 2 5.0.1 (9A405)


STEP 1: Backup your iPhone, iPad or iPod touch and restore it using the iOS 5.0.1 or 5.0 IPSW file downloaded above.

STEP 2: Plug in your iPhone 4S or iPad 2 you want to jailbreak.

STEP 3: Now open GreenPois0n Absinthe and make sure that your device is detected then hit the jailbreak button as shown.

GreenPois0n Absinthe

STEP 4: Now you’ll see “Restoring in Progress”, you should wait for few minutes. Once done, get on your iPhone and you’ll find an icon named “Absinthe”, hit it and this will open greenpois0n.com which will install Cydia on your device replacing the Absinthe icon as shown.


NOTE: If the server is down and you get an Error establishing a database connection message then follow this guide to fix the problem.
Fix “Error Establishing a Database Connection” When Jailbreak Using Absinthe

After a very long wait, Greenpois0n Absinthe jailbreak tool for iPhone 4S and iPad 2 on iOS 5.0.1 and iOS 5 was released few minutes ago. We made a full how to guide showing you how to use the tool to do the jailbreak in the right way. However, some users receiving a message saying “error establishing a database connection”.

In case you’re one of those who received this message when trying to use Absinthe from your iPhone 4S or iPad 2, the iPhone hacker planetbeing who contributed in the jailbreak you’re using has a solution for you.

You can fix “error establishing a database connection” message by going to Settings > General > Network > VPN > ON. Now try again and you won’t receive this message.