How to Jailbreak Your iPhone Without a Computer

Apple is one of the best smartphone brands in the market. A lot of people prefer an iPhone over an Android one but there are times when they cannot download and install softwares or apps due to some restrictions. If you want to remove such restrictions set by Apple, you may jailbreak your phone. In this article, we will share with you how to jailbreak your iPhone without a computer.

How to jailbreak your Iphone without using a computer

You may be thinking that you need to connect your computer in order for you to jailbreak your iPhone. Well, that’s not true, because now, you can already jailbreak your phone using the device itself. Once you finish jailbreaking, you’ll be able to download and install apps on your iPhone that are not available in the App Store.

Before you jailbreak your phone

There are a few things to note before you jailbreak your iPhone. The first thing you should know is that your phone will lose its warranty if it’s brand new and still covered. Most of the time, iPhone users do not experience any issues with their iPhone after jailbreaking. But if you encounter issues after doing it, jailbreaking is most likely the reason why. And when this happens on your new iPhone, note that it has already lost its warranty.

Common issues you may encounter once you jailbreak your phone include crashing apps, random phone restarts, reduced battery life, and poor overall phone performance. But if you are willing to take the risk and still want to jailbreak your iPhone, read on.

Jailbreaking your iPhone without a computer

Since we are not going to use a computer or laptop to jailbreak your iPhone, we are going to need a third party software. Please note that it’s highly recommended to have your phone on airplane mode. Here are the steps on how to jailbreak a phone without a computer (iOS):

1. On your iPhone, go to Safari

2. Go to

3. Tap on the “Apps” section and select “Tweakbox Apps”

4. On the search bar, type in to search for “unc0ver Jailbreak”

5. Select “Install with Airplane mode enabled.” An option to install will pop up. Confirm installation and wait for the app to download

6. Once the app has been installed, go to “Settings” on your phone

7. Go to “General” and select “Device Management”

8. Select by tapping “ShangHai P&C Information Technology Co., Ltd under Enterprise App”

9. Confirm by tapping on “Trust ShangHai P&C Information …” and tap “Trust” again

10. Launch the unc0ver app on your phone

11. A large “Jailbreak” button should appear on your screen. Tap on it to start jailbreaking your iPhone

12. Your iphone will automatically restart once the jailbreaking is done. Check your apps and “Cydia” app should appear next to “unc0ver Jailbreak.”

NOTE: If the “Cydia” app does not appear after the phone restart, perform the steps from Step 1. It’s usual that you have to do these steps more than once.

Frequently Asked Questions

What can I do with my iPhone after jailbreaking?

Aside from being able to download and install apps that are not available in the App Store, you will now be able to customize your iPhone like the home screen layout, animations when swiping between icons, adding battery percantage or emojis on the status bar, and more.

Can I undo the jailbreak on my iPhone?

Yes. The most common way to unjailbreak your iPhone is by restoring it from backup. Once you do this, your iPhone will be restored without the apps you used to jailbreak your phone and it should be back to its iOS version.

What else should I do before jailbreaking?

It’s recommended that you first back up your iPhone by connecting it to your computer, and download and save your data to iTunes.


It is possible for you to jailbreak your phone without a computer. The steps are easy, but be reminded that your phone could start acting up once you jailbreak it. If it happens, you can still unjailbreak your phone and restore how it was before you jailbreak it.