(♥) We recommend to upgrade your iPhone 3GS to iOS version 6.1.3..
(♥) You must jailbreak your iPhone 3GS iOS 6.1.3 to download Cydia.
(♥) You can use evasi0n 1.5.3 to jailbreak iOS 6.1.2 (Click here to get step guide)
(♥) You can use Redsn0w tool to jailbreak iOSs 6.1.3, 6.0.1, iOS 6 or 5.1.1.(Below has the guide.)
Absinthe tool support to jailbreak iOS 5.1.1 for all Windows, Mac and Linux users.
(♥) After jailbreak Cydia will be available on your iPhone springboard
There are many more iOS versions available for iPhone 3GS. Even if, available lots of iOS versions, few versions are very popular among iPhone 3GS users. Those are iOS 6.1.3, 6.1.2, iOS 6.0.1, iOS 6.0 and iOS 5.1.1. All of these iOS versions of iPhone 3GS are jailbreakable. It means you can download and install Cydia for your iPhone 3GS running any iOSs, without any doubt.
Now you know, Apple has released many iPhone versions with new software hardware features and new model design than this version. And also production of this version has been discontinued by the Apple now. Even though, iPhone 3GS little bit popular among iPhone users. So what are the specialties of this model to be usage like other latest iPhones. As my point of view, the main reason is it is very easy to download and install Cydia for iPhone 3GS without errors.
There are available jailbreaking tools, which is support to jailbreak iPhone 3GS popular iOSs both Windows and Mac users. Some iOSs versions support to jailbreak for Linux users as well. See the below of the post. We have categorized iOS versions and supporting jailbreaking tools as a list for your convenient.
Latest and the easiest way is the Evasi0n. Now it is available Evasi0n 1.5.3 to jailbreak iOS 6.1.2 to iOS 6.0 as untethered for Windows, Mac and Linux users. Use following step guide.
Step 01 – Connect your iPhone 3GS with the computer via USB data cable.
Step 02- Get your iPhone 3GS’s backup. Use iTunes or iCloud.
Step 03 – Download Evasi0n latest version. Use our Evasi0n download page. Extract the downloaded zip folder and run exe file. Make sure to run it as administrator. It is only for Windows users. Other users just run the file.
Step 04 – Turn off your iPhone 3GS passcode lock.
Settings — > General — > Passcode Lock — > Turn off.
Step 05 – Run Evasi0n tool. Then click on the jailbreak button to start the jailbreak.
Step 06 – It will take few steps to generate the jailbreaking data. Please wait and don’t touch iPhone 3GS’s screen, until Evasi0n tells you to slide to unlock.
Step 07 – Slide to unlock now. Go and see iPhone 3GS’s home screen. There will be a evasi0n jailbreak app icon. Click on it to run with one click.
Within few steps completed, it will be given a message as “Done! Continuing boot” Slide to unlock to return to home screen again.
Step 08 – Open Cydia to install it. After completed the installation process, your iPhone 3GS will be reboot itself. Then Slide to unlock to return to home page.
Step 09 – Open Cydia again. At the very first time opening cydia, It will ask “who are you”. We recommend you to select “User” and click on Done button. Then Cydia will load.
Step 10 – Now Cydia is available on your iPhone 3GS and you can work with Cydia.
If you are a Mac user. Please follow ,
In this content, we give you the step guide Cydia download for iPhone 3GS iOS 6.0.1 with Redsn0w 0.9.15b3 as well. Course it is also one of the easiest ways. I forgot to teel you must run Redsn0w 0.9.15b3 version as tethered. If you want to jailbreak another iOS version, please contact us via comment section. We will give the reliable step guide for you, and we guide you until you success.
Please follow the below step guide to download Cydia using redsnow.
Step 01. Click here to download Redsn0w 0.9.15b3 version.
Step 02 Unzip the downloaded zip folder. Then plug the iPhone to the PC.
Step 03. Run exe file of Redsn0w 0.9.15b3. Windows users must run this file “As the administrator”.
Step 04. Select and click on the “Extras”
Step 05 Click on the “Select IPSW”.
Step 06. Select iPhone 3GS’s iOS version. We recommend choosing iOS 6.0.1 to update your iPhone’s operating system. Click on the Open button. It will inform you “successfully identified”. Click OK.
Step 07. Click on the “Jailbreak”. Now you must put your iPhone into DFU mode. See the below instructions and follow it.
Turn off the iPhone, after unplug it.
Now press and hold “Power” and “Home” button together for almost 10 seconds.
With keep holding “Home” button nearly 15 seconds, release the Power button.
It will show the message as “preparing jailbreaking data”.
Step 08. Tick the “Install Cydia” check box. Go to the next.
Step 09. Wait until shown the message as “process is completed” after rebooting the iPhone. Go to “Back”.
Step 10. Now jailbreaking has over. Now you must follow below steps to boot your iPhone 3GS as tethered.
Step 11. Follow step 07 again to put iPhone into DFU mode.
Extras — > Just boot
Now iPhone will start to reboot. After that, there will be a message as “Done”.
Now you have successfully completed download and install Cydia for your iPhone 3GS.
Please follow the below step guide to download Cydia using Sn0wbreeze for iOS 6.1.3, 6.1.2, 6.1, 6.0.1, 6.0 or 5.1.1
We have given above short description step guide of Redsn0w version. If you want to get full step guide, click on How to jailbreak, your device using Redsn0w.
Here are the links, which are supports to Cydia download for iPhone 3GS with other jailbreaking tools.
iOS versions and supporting jailbreaking tools for iPhone 3GS.
For Windows users
iOS 6.1.2 – Evasi0n 1.5.3, Sn0wbreeze 2.9.14
iOS 6.1.0 – Evasi0n 1.5.3, Sn0wbreeze 2.9.14
iOS 6.0.1 – Evasi0n 1.5.3, Redsn0w 0.9.15b3 (tethered), Sn0wbreeze 2.9.14 (tethered)
iOS 6.0.0 – Evasi0n 1.5.3, Redsn0w 0.9.15b3 (tethered), Sn0wbreeze 2.9.14 (tethered)
iOS 5.1.1 - Redsn0w 0.9.14b2, Sn0wbreeze 2.9.14, Absinthe 2.0.4
For Mac users
iOS 6.1.2 – Evasi0n 1.5.3
iOS 6.1.0 – Evasi0n 1.5.3
iOS 6.0.1 – Evasi0n 1.5.3, Redsn0w 0.9.15b3 (tethered)
iOS 6.0.0 – Evasi0n 1.5.3, Redsn0w 0.9.15b3 (tethered)
iOS 5.1.1 – Redsn0w 0.9.14b2, Absinthe 2.0.4, PwnageTool 5.1.1.
For Linux users
iOS 6.1.2 – Evasi0n 1.5.3
iOS 6.1.0 – Evasi0n 1.5.3
iOS 6.0.1 – Evasi0n 1.5.3
iOS 6.0.0 – Evasi0n 1.5.3
iOS 5.1.1 – Absinthe 2.0.4