Jailbreak iPod Touch 3G, 2G and 1G on iOS 4.1 With Sn0wbreeze 2.0.1

Written By Sam on 24 September 2010

Today iH8sn0w has released sn0wbreeze 2.0 and the updated sn0wbreeze 2.0.1 which can be used to jailbreak iPhone 3GS, iPhone 3G, iPod touch 3G, iPod touch 2G and iPod touch 1G running on iOS 4.1. Sn0wbreeze v2 essentially creates a custom firmware that can be used to jailbreak your iDevice. If you are a Windows user and looking to Jailbreak your iPod Touch then go ahead and read the below guide.

Sn0wBreeze 2.0.1 iOS 4.1 Jailbreak Supported iPod Touch Models

  • iPod Touch 3G – Must already be jailbroken on iOS 3.1.2
  • iPod Touch 2G (MC Model) – Must be running iPhone OS 3.1.2
  • iPod Touch 2G (non-MC Model) – Must be jailbroken on any iOS and if not then you need to use iREB
  • iPod Touch 1G – Must be jailbroken on any iOS

Procedure to Jailbreak iPod Touch on iOS 4.1 Firmware With Sn0wbreeze 2.0.1

Before proceeding further Download the below necessary files

iTunes 10
iOS 4.1
Sn0wbreeze 2.0.1

  • Download iTunes and take a backup of all your data.
  • Download sn0wbreeze v2.0.1 for Windows if you haven’t already done it.
  • Also Download the iOS 4.1 for your iPod Touch and save it in your PC
  • Run sn0wbreeze and select the “Expert Mode” to customize different settings.
  • You will now be asked to browse for the .ipsw file that you downloaded for your iPod Touch. Select the iOS 4.1 firmware and sn0wbreeze v2.0.1 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.
  • Select “Build IPSW” and then click the blue button. Sn0wbreeze will now create the custom .ipsw file for your iPod Touch which will be jailbroken.
  • Once the process is completed you will be shown “sn0wbreeze seems to have successfully created your IPSW, this file will be located on your desktop”.
  • Now you have to restore your iPod Touch with the custom iOS 4.1 firmware that you have created with sn0wbreeze 2.0
  • Connect your iPod Touch, and Enter Recovery Mode. Now launch iTunes to restore your iPod Touch with the custom Firmware built by sn0wbreeze. Hold down SHIFT while clicking the RESTORE button in iTunes.
  • Now browse and select the custom IPSW file that was created and click on β€œOpen”.
  • iTunes will restore the custom firmware and this might take around 10 mins.
  • After that your iPod Touch will restart automatically and will be jailbroken.

3 Responses to “Jailbreak iPod Touch 3G, 2G and 1G on iOS 4.1 With Sn0wbreeze 2.0.1”

  1. FLAVIUS says:

    how can ios 4.1 work on ipod touch 1g ?
    cant see a download link for ios4.1 on ipod touch 1g

  2. Pwnafier says:

    why do you need to have 3.1.2 jailbreak first??????????? πŸ™ πŸ™ πŸ™

    • TheMightyCheese says:

      Because apparently the versions 4.0.2 and higher break jailbreaks, so you need to either downgrade or you need to use something else to jailbreak it.

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