Apple has released iPhone 5 for the public. Cydia is the most popular third party application for Apple devices. If you don’t have Cydia on your iPhone, iPad or iPod at least you can’t customize your device. Apple doesn’t provide some most wanted basic options with their devices. The Apple has released lots of iOS version via iPhone 5 such as iOSs 8.4, 8.3, 8.2, 8.1.3, 8.1.2, 8.1.1, 8.1, 8.0.2, 8.0.1, 8.0, 7.1.2, 7.1.1, 7.1, 7.0.6, 7.0.4, 7.0.3, 7.0.2, 7.0.0, 6.1.4, 6.1.3, 6.1.2, 6.1.0, 6.0.2, 6.0.1, 6.0.0 & more. All of these iOS versions are available Cydia besides iOS 7.1. However, in the near future it will be able to download and install Cydia for iOS 8.4, 8.3, 8.2 and iOS 8.1.3 as well.
You can’t do many functions such as theme installation, adding customize lock screen and boot screens, changing appearance. You can’t install system tweaks or applications to iPhone 5 at all. Apple incorporation has locked system root of iPhone 5 as usually. You also can’t install unapproved application by apple for iPhone 5. Cydia is not Apple’s approved application.
So How to download and install Cydia to iPhone 5?
To download and install Cydia to iPhone 5 you must unlock system root of Apple iPhone 5. You have to use jailbreaking tool to do this.
Jailbreak methods for iPhone 5
TaiG jailbreak for iOS 8 to 8.4 Windows untethered jailbreak guide
PP jailbreak for iOS 8 to 8.4 Windows untethered jailbreak guide
TaiG jailbreak for iOS 8 to iOS 8.1.2 Windows untethered jailbreak guide
PP jailbreak for iOS 8 to iOS 8.1.2 Mac untethered jailbreak guide
Pangu8 jailbreak for iOS 8 to iOS 8.x support both Windows and Mac
Pangu jailbreak iOS 7.1 to iOS 7.1.x support both Windows and Mac
Evasi0n7 jailbreak iOS 7 to iOS 7.x.x both Windows and Mac supports
Common Q and A s for iPhone 5 Cydia
Q: – Can I get Cydia to iPhone 5 without jailbreaking?
A: – No. You can’t do it at all. You must access to system root to install cydia to any Apple idevice. You must jailbreak it and jailbreaking tool automatically downloads Cydia to your iPhone 5
Q: – What are the jailbreaking tool compatible with iPhone 5?
A: – Given all tools above
Q: – I have found a website and they are saying they can jailbreak iPhone 5 for $19.99
A: – Don’t get scammed. If it is available free tool, no need to pay for Cydia.
Why needs jailbreak iPhone 5?
Jailbreak is the only solution for Device customize as user wish. Once jailbreak, users are allowed to get Cydia atomically. So Apple stores apps not providing any apps for Device customize. If you want to get Device customize get the jailbreak.