Jailbreak Apple TV 2G iOS 4.4.4 (iOS 5.0.1 - 9A406a) Untethered With Seas0nPass
And we have an untethered jailbreak for Apple TV 2G iOS 4.4.4 (iOS 5.0.1) as well, if you’ve been sleeping a lot in past couple of days you’ve probably missed the news regarding iOS 5.0.1 untethered jailbreak. iOS 5.0.1 untethered jailbreak was released by iPhone-Dev team in the form redn0w 0.9.10b1, Chronic Dev team released a very convenient Cydia package Corona 5.0.1 Untether for iOS 5.0.1 untethered jailbreak on all A4 and previous iOS devices.
Firecore has released an updated version of Seas0nPass jailbreaking tool for Windows and Mac OS which will jailbreak your Apple TV 2G untethered on iOS 4.4.4 (iOS 5.0.1 -9A406a). This untethered jailbreak is also based on Pod2G’s exploit; pod2g refined his untethered jailbreak for iOS 5.0.1 and gave it to all dev teams for further processing and implementation.
Seas0nPass iOS 4.4.4 Untethered Jailbreak Release Notes:
Happy New Year! Today we are happy to release an updated version of Seas0nPass that supports an untethered jailbreak of the latest 4.4.4 (iOS 5.0.1) AppleTV software. Big thanks goes to the world famous@pod2g for doing the lion’s share of the work to make this new version possible.
How To Jailbreak Apple TV 2G iOS 4.4.4 (iOS 5.0.1 – 9A406a) Untethered
Things you will need during the process:
- Latest version of iTunes.
- Download Seas0nPass: Mac [10.6 or later] | Windows [XP or later]
- A micro USB cable will be required to complete the jailbreak.
- Disconnect all iPods, iPhones, and iPads from the computer before running Seas0nPass.
Step 1: Unzip the ‘Seas0nPass.zip’ file which you downloaded from the link above and launch Seas0nPass.
Step 2: Click on ‘Create IPSW’ button to start iOS 4.4.4 (iOS 5.0.1) untethered jailbreak process.
Step 3: In this step Seas0nPass will download latest iOS 4.4.4 (iOS 5.0.1) firmware and create a custom ‘jailbroken’ software file.
Step 4: Once the process is completed Seas0nPass will ask you to connect your Apple TV to your computer, connect your AppleTV to your Mac/PC using a micro-USB cable (leave power cable disconnected at this point).
Once the light on the front of the AppleTV begins to flash rapidly, point the remote at the AppleTV and hold both the MENU and PLAY/PAUSE buttons for 7 seven seconds.
Important: This step will require the silver (aluminum) AppleTV remote that was included with the ATV2. The older, white (plastic) remotes will not work.
Step 5: iTunes will open automatically and start the restore process.
Step 6: iTunes will confirm the restore when complete – your AppleTV is now jailbroken!
We will keep you updated on this, stay tuned!