The Chinese hacker’s dm557, windknown, tb557, Daniel_K4, modikr, zengbanxian developed Pangu tool for iOS jailbreaking. The initial release for iOS 7.1 – 7.1.x versions and after that Pangu team released Pangu8 for iOS 8.0 - 8.1 and Pangu9 for iOS 9 - 9.1. At this time Pangu latest version is supporting iOS 9.2 - iOS 9.3.3 versions. Pangu unofficial jailbreak tool support latest iOS 10.1 jailbreak and iOS 10.0.1 - 10.0.3 jailbreak.
At this time, Pangu is the most easiest and safer jailbreak tool for iOS jailbreak. So we categorized Pangu all jailbreak methods in this post for your convenience.
Pangu9 tool for iOS 9 – 9.1 Cydia Download
Pangu team released Pangu9 tool on October 21, 2015, and it supports iOS 9 through iOS 9.1 as untethered. At this time, it is working both Windows and Mac operation systems. 1.2.0 Is the latest version for Windows and 1.0.0 is the latest version for Mac.
Pangu9 tool compatibility
Pangu9 is the first jailbreak tool supports iPhone 6s and iPhone 6s Plus devices. Including these devices, Pangu9 supports rest of iPhone, iPad and iPod Touch devices.
Install Cydia with Pangu9 / Windows guide & Mac guide
Before start Pangu9 jailbreak guide makes sure to complete below guides.
Backup all your device data before the start. So you can use iTunes backup or iCloud backup for data backup. So choose which method is most suitable for you.
The pangu9 tool is not compatible with OTA updated device’s and makes sure to use iTunes method for OS upgrade.
Turn off Find my iPhone – Settings> iCloud> Find My iPhone > Turn off
Make sure to disable Touch ID and Passcode – Settings> Touch ID > Turn off
Turn off Airplane mode –Go to Control Center – Turn off Airplane mode
Download Pangu version from above link
Connect device to PC
Launch Pangu9 tool Windows users should run it as Administrator and Mac users should open it by double clicking and after right click on Pangu9 app > Open from menu option > click open button
Now click on Pangu9 start button
Click Already backup button
While on jailbreak process, Pangu9 will install WWDC application.
Now device will reboot
Pangu9 now prompt message to unlock device and enable Airplane mode
After enable your device will reboot again
Once reached to 75% Pangu will ask to open Pangu app
After open Pangu app, it will ask to access your device photo library. So click accept button
Again Pangu will popup message “Pangu Would Like to Access Your Photos” click OK button
At this time, your device will be reboot
After finish reboot, disable Airplane mode
Now go to Homescreen and open Cydia application
Pangu8 tool for iOS 8 – 8.1 Cydia Download
Pangu team released Pangu8 tool for iOS 8 – 8.1 on November 6, 2014. Currently, it is available both English and Chinese languages. The initial release was not included Cydia and Pangu team added it from 1.1.0 version.
Pangu8 tool compatibility and jailbreak guide
Pangu8 compatible with all iOS 8 running iPhone, iPad and iPod Touch devices including
iPad Air 2, iPad Air, iPad Mini 3, iPad Mini with retina (iPad Mini 2)
iPad Mini, iPad 4, iPad 3, iPad 2
iPod touch 5
Pangu8 jailbreak requirements
Get the backup of your iDevice before start the jailbreak.
Please make sure to upgrade iOS versions up to iOS 8 versions using iTunes. OTA always gives jailbreak errors.
Turn on Airplane mode before run the jailbreak tool.
It needs to turn off Passcode Find My iPhone and Auto lock options. Use following paths to complete it.
Passcode off – Settings > General > Passcode Lock > turn off
Auto lock off – Settings > General > Auto-Lock > Never
Find My iPhone- Settings> iCloud> Find my iPhone
Install Cydia with Pangu8 / Windows guide
Download the Pangu8 1.2.1 latest tool version into the PC from using download button.
Connect the iDevice with the PC.
Run the Pangu8 tool. Windows users want to run this tool as administrator.
Click on the blue jailbreak button to start the jailbreak.
Click the done button to ignore the “Disk is almost full” error.
It will complete the jailbreak process with installing Cydia for your devices.
Install Cydia with Pangu8 / Mac guide
Download the Pangu8 1.0.0 Mac version into the PC from
Connect the iDevice with the Mac computer.
Double-Click on the downloaded Pangu8 Mac tool to extract it.
Click the right mouse click on the Pangu8 app and choose “Open”.
Click the blue “Start jailbreak” button.
Now, the jailbreak is completed with installing Cydia into the iDevice.
Special features of Pangu8 (Restore function)
This option can be used to restore iDevices. When you use this, you don’t want to get iTunes help to complete the restore process. Then you can easily re-jailbreak your iDevice with Pangu8 download tool for Cydia.
Pangu tool for iOS 7 – 7.1.x Cydia install
iOS 7 – 7.1.x users can install Cydia with Pangu untethered jailbreak tool and supports both Windows and Mac operation systems.
Team Pangu demonstrated iOS 10 jailbreak in Mobile Security Conference (MOSEC). The CEO of Pangu hints iOS 10 jailbreak will release very soon after iOS 10 final release. Furthermore, Team pangu CEO hints iOS 9.3.2 jailbreak will release within one week of time.
Download buttons still not functional. We will update this page once Team pangu release iOS 10 jailbreak. Please check back soon.
Pangu team released iOS 9.2 - iOS 9.3.3 Cydia download with the support of PP Assistant jailbreak team. Still, have some limitations of Pangu/PP jailbreak.
Pangu/PP only support 64-bit iPhone, iPad, and iPod Touch Devices. 32bit users still can Download Cydia by using Semi jailbreak online jailbreak tool. However, Semi jailbreak tool does not install full function Cydia.
Still, Windows users only can use iOS 9.2 - iOS 9.3.3 jailbreak. Pangu/PP English tool guide still not available and English version will be released soon according to Pangu team.
Download Pangu iOS 9.2 - 9.3.3 English and Chinese versions from here
preparation before jailbreak
Click Pangu Download button for install NvwaStone_1.0.IPA
Download Cydia Impactor and open http://www.cydiaimpactor.com/ and download it according to your computer operation system.
Windows, OS X, or Linux Computer
Apple ID and password. Apple ID should be the valid one.
Apple ID only can apply a limited number of devices certificate.
Within seven days certificate will expire and if your certificate gets expire you have to install IPA file again.
installs Cydia Impactor and unzip it
Now connect your device to PC and trust your computer
Now drag and drop NvwaStone_1.0.ipa file to Cydia Impactor file
Now click OK button to continue jailbreak process
Type your Apple ID and password following dialog box
Now Cydia Impactor will prepare jailbreak process according to your inputs and IPA files.
Now go to Settings > General > Device Management and trust the profile - Do not disconnect internet connection while on trust process.
Open your device and click Pangu app
Click start button of Pangu app
let alone device to complete the jailbreak process.
After few minutes device will reboot
open device and find Cydia icon
Pangu jailbreak for iOS 10.1
Team Pangu demonstrated iOS 10.1 beta jailbreak. According to Pangu official news iOS 10.1 jailbreak would release as soon as after iOS 10.1 final release.You can get Pangu upcoming jailbreak news from Pangu facebook fan page.
iOS 10.0.3 - 10.0.1 Pangu jailbreak process somewhat different from previous Pangu iOS 9.2 - 9.3.3 jailbreak. This time, Pangu used modified IPSW file for iOS 10.0.3 - 10.0.1 jailbreak. Here is the leaked video guide of Pangu iOS 10.0.3 - 10.0.1 jailbreak.
Pangu iOS 9.3.5 jailbreak and Cydia install guide
Team Pangu demonstrated iOS 9.3.5 jailbreak and Cydia install recently. Still this method, not available for the public. At the moment most of the devices upgraded to iOS 10 and later versions. So iOS 9.3.5 jailbreak not worthwhile at this time.
Pangu team released iOS 9.2 - 9.3.3 jailbreak only for 64-bit devices. However, Team Pangu demonstrated iOS 9.2 - 9.3.3 32 bit devices jailbreak. But, this method still not available for public and reason is unknown.
Pangu jailbreak for iOS 10.2
iOS 10.2 jailbreak would be the real challenge for global hackers include Pangu team. At this time iOS 10.2 on beta stage and still team Pangu not address anything on iOS 10.2 jailbreak.
Pangu jailbreak for iOS 10.1.1
iOS 10.1.1 released on 31 st October and still Pangu team failed to release proper jailbreak solution for it. Pangu unofficial version supports iOS 10.1.1 jailbreak. But Pangu still not shared this method with local users.