iOS 12.2 Jailbreak
You can find all iOS 12.2 Jailbreak and iOS hacking solutions on this page.
Hexxa is an iOS 12.2 Jailbreak repo extractor. You can install Jailbreak features extracting repos using Hexxa. Hexxa is compatible with all iOS devices
02. Chimera Jailbreak
Chimera tool released as the latest Semi Untethered jailbreak solution for iOS 12.2 devices.
However Chimera installs Sileo automatically instead of Cydia.
Full review + Download
03. Unc0ver Jailbreak
Unc0ver is the first Semi-untethered Jailbreak solution for iOS 12.2 running devices.
Unc0ver isn’t compatible with the latest iOS devices.
Full review + Download
01. Hexxa (Jailbreak)
Hexxa is an iOS 12.2 Jailbreak repo extractor for all iPhone / iPad models including iPhone XS / XS Max / XR.
You can install awesome apps, tweaks, themes from Hexxa extracting Jailbreak repos.
You can download the Hexxa from the zJailbreak app store.
Step Guide to install hexxa
Step 01 – Tap the above link from Safari browser of your iOS 12.2 running iPhone, iPad. It will install zJailbreak to your device.
Step 02 – Now find Hexxa from zJailbreak and tap on it, then tap “Allow” link and “Download”.
Step 03 – Now Open your “Settings” app. You can find the “Profile Download” link, tap it.
Step 04 – Enter your device passcode to continue the Installation process.
Step 05 – Congratulations! Now you have installed Hexxa to your iOS 12.2 iPhone / iPad. Now you can install themes, 3rd party apps and tweaks from Hexxa jailbreak repo extractor.
We installed Hexxa for following iPhone and iPad models running iOS 12.2. Here is the review.
iPhone X / XS / XR/ XS Max – Works Hexxa properly. It works on almost every Jailbreak / 3rd party app on these latest iPhones. The DIsplay resolution of Some old Jailbreak apps and themes won’t work properly.
iPhone 7 / 7 Plus / 8 / 8 Plus – Works almost every iOS 12 jailbreak app, themes properly.
iPhone 6 / 6S – All Hexxa apps / themes work properly, Some latest tweaks won’t work.
iPhone 5S – Some latest tweaks won’t work, Screen resolutions of some latest apps / themes didn’t work too
2018 iPad Pro, iPad Air, 6th gen iPad, iPad Mini – Everything works perfectly, Some iPhone tweaks, apps, themes are not working properly.
How to install apps from Hexxa
Step 01 – Open Hexxa, tap the “Get Repos” link. So many 3rd party app developers have developed Jailbreak repos for iOS 12.2 which can extract from Hexxa.
Step 02 – Select any repo, tap copy button.
Step 03 – Paste the copied repo URL on Hexxa and Tap Extract button.
Step 04 – It takes a few seconds to extract iOS 12.2 JB repo URL, Then you can install apps , theme or tweak.
Please note – You must have connected your device to the internet to Extract Jailbreak repos and install apps from Hexxa.
- Hexxa was released for the 1st time for iOS 12.2 as a Jailbreak repo extractor. Hexxa developers confirm its compatibility has upgraded to all iOS 12 & higher version up to iOS 12.4.5 Jailbreak. Upgraded version of Hexxa has been released as Hexxa plus for iOS 13. Now it is compatible with iOS 13.1 – iOS 13.2.3 jailbreak and iOS 13.3 – iOS 13.4 Jailbreak. It was the 1st successful Jailbreak repo extractor which was released 1st time for all latest iOS device models. It is not an Untethered or Semi-untethered Jailbreak method.
- Hexxa is 100% safe. It doesn’t access or install any file to your iOS 12.2 system root. Hexxa extracts Jailbreak repos on a web platform and allows you to install apps / themes / tweaks directly to your device.
- It’s the 1st solution for A12 devices.
Hexxa iOS 12 Jailbreak repo extractor is the 1st Jailbreak solution for Apple’s A12 Bionic chip. (iPhone XS, XS Max, XR, and 2019 iPad models)
- Cydia or Sileo
We could consider Hexxa as an alternative to Cydia / Sileo app managers. You can add repos to Cydia / Sileo to access Jailbreak apps of those repos anytime. Hexxa is not a Jailbreak app manager. You can only extract and install Jailbreak apps with Hexxa. Also, you can install the lite version of Cydia for iOS 12.2 or Sileo with Hexxa.
- No computer method
Hexxa is the 100% iOS 12.2 online jailbreak method. You can install Jailbreak apps for iOS 12.2 directly from Hexxa without using iOS Windows or Mac computer.
How Extract Hexxa Repos to install Themes
Step 01 – Launch Hexxa app from your iOS 12.2 device & Tap on Get Repos. (If you haven’t Installed yet, use the above installation button.)
Step 02 – Then tap on Hexxa Official Repo & Select a http://hexxaofficial.in/themes repo and copy the repo URL.
Step 03 – Go back to Hexxa homescreen and tap Extract Repo button. Then paste the copied repo URL, Tap OK.
Step 04 – Allow Hexxa to extract the repo. Now you can find an app list available on Hexxa official repo.
Step 05 – Tap on the download button of the theme you want to install. That’s it.
How to install Cydia
Step 01 – Launch Hexxa from your device, then tap on Get Repos, go to App Managers.
Step 02 – Tap on the Copy button on http://ios.cyrepo.tk/ Cydia repo.
Step 03 – Now go back to Hexxa homescreen, tap on extract repo, Paste the copied Cydia repo and tap on OK.
Step 04 – It will extract the Cydia repo and offer you the Cydia installation screen.
Step 05 – Tap on Install button to install Cydia on your iOS 12.2 devices.
Please note – You can install a special version of Cydia for iOS 12.2 using Hexxa. Some Cydia features may not be available with it.
Download Sileo for iOS 12.2
Modern Sileo app manager exclusively available with Hexxa.
Now iOS 12.2 users can run Sileo on iPhone & iPad for the very first time using Hexxa.
It is available on the following Hexxa Repo.
Step 01 – Open the Hexxa app and Copy the Sileo repo.
Step 02 – Then Extract the repo using extract button on Hexxa homepage.
Step 03 – Once Sileo repo extracted, Tap on “Download Sileo”
Step 04 – Once the installation process is completed, Sileo will appear on your device homescreen.
Trust the developer profile, going through the device settings before opening the app.
Now Enjoy your favorite app through Sileo.
Most Downloaded Jailbreak Apps Hexxa
We have grabbed this data on 30th April 2019. Data may change now.
Hexxa official repo comes with impressive themes. Already these themes are most popular among the iOS users.
- Hexxa theme – It is a default theme.
Downloads – 12945
- Theme Bazzi – Another popular theme on Hexxa.
Downloads – 10855
- Theme Jumpar – Another iOS 12.2 theme.
Downloads – 9750
There are many awesome Jailbreak apps, themes and tweaks are available with Hexxa for iOS 12.2 running iPhones / iPads.
02. Chimera Jailbreak
iOS 12.2 jailbreak chimera update has been released. It has added support for iOS 12.2 to iOS 12.1.3. Also, iOS 12.3 beta versions, tvOS 12.2 Jailbreak compatible with Chimera. Coolstar and the team released Chimera 1.2.0 version to jailbreak A9 to A11 devices.
Both Chimera PC method and online method can be used to jailbreak iOS 12.2. Online method is the easiest way and recommended to follow.
Chimera supported list – iPhone X, iPhone 8 Plus, iPhone 8, iPhone 7 Plus, iPhone 7, iPhone 6s Plus, iPhone 6s, iPhone SE, iPad 2018, iPad Pro 10.5 inch (2017), iPad Pro 12.9 inch 2nd Gen (2017), iPad (2017) 5th Gen, iPad Pro (12.9 inch), iPad Pro (9.7 inch)
Chimera unsupported list – iPhone Xs, iPhone Xs Max, iPhone Xr & 2018 iPad
These app stores also provided Chimera IPA.
Step Guide (PC Method)
Step 01 – First you have to download Chimera IPA and the Cydia impactor using the above buttons. Make sure to download Cydia Impactor according to your computer OS.
Step 02 – Connect your iOS 12.2 device to the computer. Then run the Cydia impactor.
Step 03 – Drag & drop the Chimera IPA into the Cydia impactor. Provide your Apple ID & Password.
Step 04 – After the Side loading process you can see the Chimera App on your iOS 12.2 device homescreen. No need to trust the Chimera developer.
Step 05 – Then, open the Chimera app on your homescreen and wait until complete the Chimera Jailbreak process.
Step 06 – There will be an available Sileo app on your device homescreen after the successfully jailbreak process.
Step Guide (Online)
Step 01 – Install Chimera online tool using one of the above app stores. It needs to download any app store to your device first.
Step 02 – Then you have to download Chimera IPA to your iOS 12.2 device using any downloaded app store.
Step 03 – Before running the Chimera Jailbreak app, you have to trust it. Go to settings –> device and profile management –> trust the developer profile.
Step 04 – Then run the Chimera Jailbreak app on your iOS 12.2 device homescreen.
Step 05 – Tap the Jailbreak button to start the jailbreak process.
Step 06 – You have to wait until you finish the jailbreak process.
Step 07 – After the jailbreak process, it will install the Sileo app on your iOS 12.2 device.
Congratulations! You have completed the Chimera jailbreak on your iOS 12.2 device now.
Cydia for Chimera
Now you can download Cydia for Chimera. It is developed by Diatrus.
- Add the following repo to Sileo.
- Then install Cydia for Chimera / Electra, and reboot.
03. Unc0ver Jailbreak
Unc0ver jailbreak iOS 12.2 support added. Pwn20wnd release v3.3.0~b1 beta added iOS 12.1.3 – iOS 12.2 support using Sock Puppet exploit by @NedWilliamson to jailbreaking A7- A11 iPhones and iPad. It has both an online method and Computer method to download unc0ver Jailbreak IPA.
A7- A11 devices : iPhone X, iPhone 8 Plus, iPhone 8, iPhone 7 Plus, iPhone 7, iPhone 6s Plus, iPhone 6s, iPhone SE, iPhone 5S, iPad 2018, iPad Pro 10.5 inch (2017), iPad Pro 12.9 inch 2nd Gen (2017), iPad (2017) 5th Gen, iPad Pro (12.9 inch),1st gen, iPad Pro (9.7 inch), iPod touch 6G
A12 devices : iPhone Xs, iPhone Xs Max, iPhone Xr not supported yet.
You can download Unc0ver Jailbreak IPA from the following app store too.
Download Uncover (Using zJailbreak)
Download Uncover (Using Xabsi)
Download Uncover (Using iExtras)
Step Guide – Computer Method
Step 01 – Tap above button to download the unc0ver IPA on iOS 12.2 devices.
Step 02 – Download the Cydia Impactor from the official site according to the Computer OS.
Step 03 – Connect your device to PC and open the Cydia Impactor.
Step 04 – Drag and drop downloaded Unc0ver IPA on to the Cydia Impactor tool. It will require your Apple ID & Password to sideload the Jailbreak IPA.
Step 05 – Once it has installed, Go to your device Settings, General, Device & profile Management & trust the unc0ver profile.
Step 06 – Now run the Unc0ver app on your iOS 12.2 device and hit the Jailbreak button to start the jailbreak process.
Step 07 – It will take a few seconds to complete the iOS 12.2 Jailbreak process. Once done it will have Cydia installed on your iOS 12.2 device.
Note : – Still it is in beta stage exploit might fail. Try several times until Cydia on your iOS 12.2 device.
Step Guide (Online Method)
Step 01 – Tap the one of above install buttons to download third party app store to your device. Your device passcode is required for this process.
Step 02 – Open the zJailbreak / Xabsi or iExtras. Go for Unc0ver jailbreak and tap on the Unc0ver Jailbreak button.
Step 03 – Once complete the installation, follow the same steps since Step 05 from above computer guide.
Please visit the following pages if you are using the below versions.
Vistian is a new method to install 3rd party tweaks on iOS 12 and higher versions up to iOS 12.2 running any non jailbroken iOS devices.
However, Vistian is not a direct method to install tweaks. It works with Apple’s new shortcuts app. You must install Apple’s new shortcuts app first. Then you can install a large number of Vistian tweaks to your iDevice.
You can download many non Jailbreak iOS 12.2 from the Vistian store. Those tweaks are very easy to install.
Download Vistian Store
You cannot download Vistian from the Apple app store or any other website directly. You can download Vistian from Hexxa repo extractor or 3rd parties app store such as zJailbreak, Xabsi or iExtras.
Download from Hexxa
You can install vistian from Hexxa iOS 12.2 JB repo extractor.
First install Hexxa. Then add the following repo to install.
Also, you can install Vistian from the following 3rd party app stores. Use the following installation buttons.
Popular Vistian Tweaks
You can install the following Vistian tweaks to your non jailbroken iOS 12.2 device directly.
Download Shortcut app (Apple’s new feature) or it will be installed automatically when you tap the following visitian links.
Super low power mode – It saves iDevice Battery.
Tilt scroll – iBooks or Web readers can read pages without using fingers to scroll pages.
Speed Respring – It will increase the speed of respring your iPhone.
Download Youtube – It allows you to download any YouTube videos, which is not available permission to download.
Convert video to gif – You can convert any video to gif.
Quick Controls – It allows you to control no jailbreak iPhone smart way.
Instagram Video / Photo – You can download Instagram pictures videos using this tweak.
Convert to MP3 – Convert any video to MP3.
Battery Mode – It saves your iDevice battery life.
All latest iPhones including 2018 new iPhone XS, XS Max & XR, iPhone X, iPhone 8 / 8 Plus
All iPads including newly introduced iPad Pro 3rd Gen, 2nd Gen, iPad Pro 1st Gen, iPad Pro
How to install Vistian Tweaks
Step 01 – Install Apple’s Shortcut app to your iOS 12.2 device. If not you can install it automatically when you tap a visitian tweak link.
Step 02 – Tap on one of the above Vistian tweak links to install it. It will check your device compatibility automatically.
Step 03 – Then tap the “Generate Tweak File” button.
Step 04 – Then tap the Get Shortcut button. Now you have added the tweak to the Shortcut app.
Step 05 – Go to widget panel and add your newly installed tweak.
How to get cydia from vistian?
Step 01 – Open Vistian app. Tap the button of Cydia and then tap the Get Shortcut link.
Step 02 – Now Cydia will be added to the Library.
Step 03 – Tap on Cydia to Install.
Apricot iOS works with the latest iOS 12.2. Apricot iOS is a Web-Based OS which you can Jailbreak virtually to install Cydia.
However, most of the system functions may not work with Apricot Cydia.
iPhone Xs, iPhone Xs Max, iPhone Xr, iPhone X, iPhone 8, iPhone 8 Plus, Phone 7 & 7 Plus, iPhone 6S & 6S Plus, iPhone 6 & 6 Plus, iPhone SE, iPhone 5S.
You can download Apricot from Hexxa or 3rd party app stores such as zJailbreak, Xabsi and iExtras.
Download any of these third party app stores using the buttons below.
Then you can Install Apricot from the downloaded app store. It has an easy installation process.
Jailbreak Apricot iOS to install Cydia
You can jailbreak Apricot iOS virtually to install Cydia. Apricot Cydia is not functionable just like Cydia. Most Cydia features may not work with it.
There are two methods to install Cydia with Apricot.
Method – 01
Launch the downloaded Apricot iOS app on your iPhone. Then you can find the unlock button below of the navigation bar. Click it.
Start the jailbreak process with Jailbreak Apricot OS —> Jailbreak Now.
Finally you can find the Cydia app on the homescreen of Apricot iOS. This is a virtual jailbreak process. Therefore you only can install Cydia virtually to your iPhone.
Method – 02
You can install virtual Cydia using Apricot iOS.
Step 01 – Open Hexxa → Get repos → Apricot iOS → Copy the Apricot URL. Then go back to Hexxa home page → extract Repo → Paste → OK
Step 02 – Once it is extracted the Apricot repo, Download Apricot iOS.
Step 03 – Launch Apricot iOS app from your device and tap on the unlock button, then Jailbreak Apricot iOS, Get the code, Copy the code, Open JB Terminal & Paste the code and Enter.
Step 04 – It will automatically install Cydia on your Apricot iOS and it will be available on your Apricot iOS.
Liang Chen successfully Jailbroken iOS 12.2 on iPhone XS MAX. He demonstrated the iOS 12.2 version at InfiltrateCon 2019. According to the demo video, he runs Keen JB app on iOS 12.2 running iPhone XS Max. Then it will take a few minutes to complete the jailbreak process and finally Cydia appeared on his iPhone XS MAX homescreen.
Check the following video.
Download Keen iOS 12.2 Jailbreak
Normally, Liang Chen just shows the possibility of jailbreak only. He never releases the Keen jailbreak method publicly. Before jailbreak iOS 12.2, Liang Chen demonstrated many iOS versions privately. Also, he will never release this keen Jailbreak for iOS 12.2 version as usual.
iOS 12.2 Untethered / Semi-Untethered Jailbreak Approaches
Here are several jailbreak approaches for iOS 12.2.
Yalu Jailbreak for iOS 12.2
Luca Todesco released the Yalu jailbreak tool for iOS 10 to iOS 10.2.
After a long time, he attends iOS 12 jailbreak.
If he releases Yalu iOS 12 Jailbreak, it will definitely be compatible with iOS 12.2 Jailbreak too.
iOS 12.2 Jailbreak scams
It has two types of scam jailbreak.
- CPA Jailbreak scams
Cost per Action is a fake and easy method to earn money. They ask to click some google advertisement or install some app which can earn money.
Pay per Install (PPI) & Pay per Click are the most popular methods to earn money easily. As is the normal procedure, scammers are forced to install some apps or forced to click some ads for users. They offer Jailbreak as the result of these installation. But users cannot complete the jailbreak installing or running these apps. Scammers can get commision from these CPA (Cost per Action) services only.
- Jailbreak membership scams
Some scammers promote lifetime or limited time membership for expensive rates without having jailbreak tools or method for iOS 12.2. They just ask for money to access their member’s area.
However they cannot provide any solution or tool to install jailbreak apps for iOS 12.2.
Normally, every latest iOS version has a fake / scam jailbreak on the internet. We can find a few fake / scam jailbreak iOS 12.2 from Google / YouTube.
Here are a few iOS 12.2 jailbreak scammers.
- Britishrailvids YouTube channel
- Instantjb.com website
- Tech ToolStuff YouTube channel
- Davfitch youtube channel
- iTutorial Youtube channel
Senumy Jailbreak scam finder
Senumy is a website to find jailbreak scammers very easily.
Senumy is a English site based in Sweden.
Just copy and paste the URL or name on Senumy.com to find the site which you want to check whether it is real or not as Jailbreak iOS 12.2.
The most important thing is that anyone cannot find who is the real or not. Because most scammers are very talented. Senumy is the real solution. It has filtered real jailbreak from scammers.
What is the best method complete Jailbreak – Online or GUI
This is two different methods to complete the jailbreak or jailbreak app installation method.
GUI is a somewhat old but precious method to Jailbreak your iPhone or iPad. It is a full untethered jailbreak. When you jailbreak your device using these GUI methods, jailbreak is long lasting. It won’t lose your jailbreak when you reboot your device. You don’t need to run jailbreak with a computer again and again.
However, these GUI methods were almost Computer methods. That means you need to use Windows or Mac computer to start the jailbreak process. Therefore we can not consider GUI as an Online jailbreak method.
As well nowadays these GUI based jailbreaks are dead. It’s very hard to find. The last GUI based Jailbreak was Pangu.
Online method is a super easy method to Jailbreak. It does not require Computer at all. There are Online jailbreak available for almost every semi-untethered Jailbreak. However, this semi-untethered jailbreak will lose every time you reboot your device. Then you need to run jailbreak app from your device again. There was online Jailbreak available for untethered Jailbreak too.
These days Semi-untethered Online jailbreak is the most popular method.
Review of online methods
There are a lot of online Jailbreak methods.
Hexxa – Hexxa is a Jailbreak Repo Extractor. This is the latest online method for iPhone or iPad. Hexxa is compatible with the latest iOS 12.2 & higher versions. Currently this is the best Online jailbreak method for iOS 12.2.
Silzee – Silzee is the most famous Online jailbreak. It will provide online Jailbreak for every semi-untethered / semi Jailbreak such as Unc0ver, Chimera, Electra, Rootless JB, Pangu.
Anzhuang – Anzhaung was the most popular Online Jailbreak app installer. It is based on the Dev code extraction method and compatible up to iOS 12.1.4 version.
Velonzy – This is another app installer which uses the UDID registration method. Velonzy has both an online method and computer method. It supported up to iOS 11.4.1 jailbreak only.
Vulnerability found on iOS 12.2 which is can be trigger in sandbox at iOS 12.2
Security Researcher Maldiohead at Qihoo 360 Nirvan Team found a bug in sysctl_dumpentry. He has released CVE-2019-6207 Poc to the Github.
That means we can keep hope about iOS 12.2 Jailbreak because iOS 12.2 is vulnerable. It has reported several vulnerabilities. These bugs could lead to the development of potential iOS 12.2 Jailbreak. Famous Jailbreak developers like Coolstar, Pwn20wnd will use these bugs/poc to exploit the iOS 12.2.
Sandbox escape exploit to root for iOS 12.2 running A11 devices
Mohamed Ghannam (0x36/powend) has released exploit for iOS 12.2 running A11 devices. He has released it to Github as an Xcode project. However, this is not enough for a jailbreak & with a kernel privilege escalation it could lead to iOS 12.2 Jailbreak.
Electra Jailbreak for iOS 12.2
Electra jailbreak available for iOS 11 to iOS 11.4.1 Jailbreak by Coolstar.
Currently Electra team is working for iOS 12 to iOS 12.1.2 Jailbreak with A12 devices support.
Chris Wade @cmwdotme has published one of the Screen Shots having Cydia on A12 device running iOS 12.2 version. He has mentioned @coolstarorg through his tweet to ask if this is Virtual Cydia or not.
Therefore we can expect Electra Jailbreak for iOS 12.2.