Jailbreak iPhone and iPod Touch on 3.1.2 Firmware With sn0wbreeze lite for Windows

Written By Sam on 9 January 2010
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iH8sn0w has released the beta version of sn0wbreeze that supports iPhone 2G, iPhone 3G, iPhone 3G[S] – non MC, iPod Touch 1G and iPod Touch 2G – non MC. sn0wbreeze lite works on Windows 7, Vista and XP (32 or 64 bit) and requires the .NET Framework 3.5. For those of you who do not know about sn0wbreeze, it is a jailbreaking tool similar to redsn0w, blackra1n and PwnageTool. You can use sn0wbreeze to create custom ipsw files to jailbreak your iPhone/iPod Touch.

Jailbreak iPhone and iPod Touch on 3.1.2 Firmware With sn0wbreeze lite for Windows

Procedure to Jailbreak iPhone With sn0wbreeze

  • Download iTunes and take a backup of all your data. This will be useful to restore your data or if something goes wrong.
  • Download sn0wbreeze lite for Windows[Download Link].
  • Also Download the iPhone OS 3.1.2.
  • Run sn0wbreeze and select the “Simple Mode”. “Expert Mode” will be available soon. In the Simple Mode Cydia, sn0wbreeze boot/recovery logos and other recommended stuff is added automatically.
  • Jailbreak iPhone and iPod Touch on 3.1.2 Firmware With sn0wbreeze
  • Now you will be asked to browse for the .ipsw file. Select the iPhone 3.1.2 firmware and sn0wbreeze will verify the ipsw file that you have selected.
  • Once the file is verified you need to click the blue button present on the right bottom corner. Sn0wbreeze will now ask you “Do you want to activate your iPhone?”. Click “Yes” if you want to hactivate your iPhone or “No” if you official carrier.
  • Click “Start” when you are ready to make your IPSW.
  • Once the process is completed you will be shown “sno0wbreese seems to have successfully created your IPSW, this file will be located on your desktop”.
  • Jailbreak iPhone and iPod Touch With 3.1.2 Firmware Using sn0wbreeze lite
  • Now you have to restore your iPhone with the custom 3.1.2 firmware that you have created with sn0wbreeze lite.
  • Launch iTunes to restore your iPhone with the custom Firmware built by sn0wbreeze. Hold the shift key and then hit Restore button.
  • Now browse and select the custom IPSW file and click on “Open”.
  • iTunes will restore the custom firmware and this might take around 10 mins.
  • After this your iPhone will restart automatically and will be jailbroken.

Once you are done with jailbreaking your iPhone you can unlock it to use any SIM card.

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3 Responses to “Jailbreak iPhone and iPod Touch on 3.1.2 Firmware With sn0wbreeze lite for Windows”

  1. Mayur says:

    Still no solution for MC models. I jailbreaked my iPodTouch using Blackra1n.

  2. Yusuf says:

    I tried the above procedure for jailbreaking but did not succeed coz of the failure of itunes during the custom firmware installation

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