Checkra1n Jailbreak has been released upto iOS 13.5.1 and available for macOS and Linux. Checkra1n for Windows is available as Ra1nstorm. There is no online method or mobile based method to install Checkra1n.
Also this jailbreak cannot be unpatched by a firmware update. The only limitation in Checkra1n is that it does not support the latest devices like iPhone 11, 11 Pro and 11 Pro Max.
Checkra1n Jailbreak, Which is a Mac only Application available for iOS 12.3 - iOS 13.5.1 Jailbreak (iPhone X and Below)
Both Ra1nstorm and Ra1nUsb supports the same iOS versions as Checkra1n and can be used with Windows / Linux
Webra1n is Linux and Mac specific version of Checkra1n Jailbreak which allows to host the Checkra1n and use.
Checkra1n only supports iPhone 5S - iPhone X. If you are running on iPhone XS, XS Max, XR or Latest iPhone 11 versions please install Taigone for Jailbreak Apps and Tools.
Checkra1n Jailbreak tool is available as a Mac Installer. You can Download Checkra1n Jailbreak using the button below and Jailbreak using your Mac and follow the step by step guide below
Here is the step by step guide to jailbreak your device using checkra1n jailbreak. You should complete the following requirements before jailbreak using checkra1n jailbreak.
Step 1 : Connect your iPhone / iPad to your computer using USB. Then open the Checkra1n jailbreak app.
Note: Give all permissions to the app. Disable FileVault if there is any problem occurs.
Step 2 : Click the Start button and then click Next .
Step 3 : Now put your iPhone / iPad into DFU mode . See how to put your device to DFU mode +
Step 4 : Wait for the jailbreak process. Your device will restart after the process has completed. Now you can see the Checkra1n app on your device’s home screen.
Step 5 : Run checkra1n app and install Cydia. After installing Cydia your device will restart and then you can see the Cydia icon on your device’s home screen.
Ra1nstorm Jailbreak is the checkra1n jailbreak tool for Windows and Linux. This is now available in computer method. This was a tool developed by @realra1nstorm. Ra1nstorm will work on iPads and iPods also other than iPhones.
You may need to enable VT-d and here is the way to enable it.
Ra1nUSB is not a new jailbreak tool but a USB bootable version of Checkra1n Jailbreak. If you own a Mac OS, you can use checkra1n. If you are a windows user or a linux user, you may use ra1nstorm helper or newly introduced Ra1nUSB Jailbreak.
Before downloading Ra1nUSB, you may find the suitable image file for your PC. Please choose the one which is relevant to you from the below download buttons.
Step 1 : Download Ra1nUSB according to your PC (Intel / AMD).
Step 2 : Create a bootable USB using Rufus or any other creator like etcher. Make sure you select Ra1nUSB image during the create process
Step 3 : This step changes BIOS settings of your computer and it is not recommended to continue to this process if you are not aware what you are doing,
Shut down your PC and boot into its BIOS by pressing the F10/F12 or DELETE button during the startup process. In the BIOS, go ahead and disable the following features:
* EL SerialPort
* Stack Network
* Wake on LAN
After disabling the above features enable the Virtualization options in BIOS. Most of the systems come with Virtualization options enabled by default. If it is already enabled, just keep it as it is and do not change it. Save the settings by and exit.
Step 4 : Plug the created Bootable USB and reboot your PC using the USB. Then select Boot macOS Install from Ra1nUSB option. This will boot into checkra1n installed Mac OSX.
*** If you get an error in this process, you may reboot the PC.
Step 5 : If the system boots up properly, just go to the terminal by pressing Windows Key + T or using Utilities > Terminal
Step 6 : Type “ra1nusb” command in the terminal and follow checkra1n jailbreak guide above.
As Ra1nUSB is nothing but preinstalled checkra1n in MacOSX, the compatible devices are between A5 - A11 and as mentioned above.
|Supported Versions||Unsupported Versions|
|iOS 12.4.7, iOS 12.4.6, iOS 12.4.5, iOS 12.4.4, iOS 12.4.3, iOS 12.4.2, iOS 12.4.1, iOS 12.4, iOS 12.3.2, iOS 12.3.1, iOS 12.3||iOS 12.2, iOS 12.1.4, iOS 12.1.3, iOS 12.1.2, iOS 12.1.1, iOS 12.1, iOS 12|
|iOS 13.5.1,iOS 13.5, iOS 13.4.1, iOS 13.4, iOS 13.3.1, iOS 13.3, iOS 13.2.3, iOS 13.2.2, iOS 13.2, iOS 13.1.3, iOS 13.1.2, iOS 13.1.1, iOS 13.1, iOS 13||iOS 13.5.5 beta|
Webra1n is a web based interface to run Checkra1n Jailbreak on devices like Raspberry Pi. It supports all the versions which checkra1n supports and works only in MacOSX like the original Checkra1n Jailbreak. Then it enables the web interface to run and execute commands using Checkra1n.
|Supported Devices||Unsupported Devices|
|iPhone X||iPhone 11 Pro , iPhone 11 , iPhone 11 Pro Max|
|iPhone 8 and iPhone 8 Plus||iPhone XR|
|iPhone 7 and iPhone 7 Plus||iPhone XS Max , iPhone XS , iPhone XS Max|
|iPhone 6S and iPhone 6S Plus|
|iPhone 6 and iPhone 6 Plus|
There is special note about the support of following devices is still at experimental level. That doesn't mean those devices are not compatible with Checkra1n Jailbreak, but you may need more attempts than usual.
It is possible to run Android Operating System on the iPhone. For now iPhone 7 and 7 plus is possible to run the Android OS natively. Other devices will be supported later.
As Checkra1n offficial page published checkra1n will get the other package manager access with the next release but only supports Cydia with the first beta release.
Cannot be patched by any iOS update. Once jailbroken it will last until user unjailbreak it. Further latest version and coming versions also will be compatible with the jailbreak