Pwnage Tool refers to the jailbreaking application of iPhone for Mac OS X which creates the custom iOSfirmware applications to the user determined specifications. These firmware applications (read images) usually contain Apt interface Cydia and also the extra Apt packages. Pwnage tool download is a vital part of jailbreaking your device. Jailbreaking your iPhone, iPod Touch, iPad offers full access to unlock every feature of the mentioned operating system, removing any restriction imposed by the manufacturer, Apple. It enables modification, installing 3rd party software. It provides you with great control over your device and gives access to features which were earlier unavailable.
Release and Versions
The first release of pwnage tool was in 2008, April 3. The first version pwange tool 1.1.4 included support for iPod Touch 1G and iPhone 2G. The 2nd major release (pwange tool 2.0, 2.0.1, 2.o.2, 2.0.3, 2.1, 2.2.1, 2.2.5). The 2nd version gives support to iPhone 3G. The 3rd release (pwnage tool 3.0, 3.1, 3.1.4, 3.1.5) occurred in 2009, June. The 3rd version jailbreaks iPhone 2G, iPhone 3G, iPhone 3GS and iPod 1G and iPod 2G. The 4th release of pwnage tool (4.0, 4.0.1, 4.1.3, 4.2, 4.3, 4.3.2, 4.3.3, 126.96.36.199) occurred in 2010 June. The 4th version helps to jailbreak iPhone 3G and also iPod Touch 2G. The Pwnage tool 4.1.3 was the last version to be released in 2010. The Pwnage tool 4.1 supports iPhone 4, Apple TV, iPad. Then came pwnage tool 4.2.1 which was released in 2011, May. The last version (188.8.131.52) released on 8thy May, 2011.
Pwnage Tool and Windows
Though Pwnage tool is basically for the MAC OS X, yet recently Pwnage tool windows was also developed as a version for Microsoft Windows. Actually the Windows users were earlier not that interested in Pwning iPhones. But then, WinPwn was launched to help porting Pwnage tool for The Windows which was previously a typical Mac only aspect.
Download Pwnage tool 4.1.3 – link.
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This article was last updated on June 5th, 2011 in Apple