iOS 10.2.1 Jailbreak is possible with the Saigon tool. It has two methods to complete the Saigon jailbreak process. Those are Saigon zJailbreak online method and Saigon PC required method. Both methods install Cydia finally.
For the first time it was released as a Saigon tool as a potential jailbreak with sideload IPA. Second time it released the tool as beta version and now it is available Saigon beta 3 version with adding new features and some bug fixing. This is developed by Abraham Masri (iabem97/cheesecakeufo), and Saigon is a semi-untethered jailbreak. Saigon.ipa beta version supports a few iDevices and according to the developer it will be added to all the 64-bit devices later.
Beta 3/Release 1
- Supported device list expanded.
- It has a better success rate with new exploits than the previous one.
- Re-write the application completely.
Beta 2r1 (21/10/2017)
- Added iPhone 6S Plus, iPad Mini 4 and iPad Air 2 for the supported list.
- After jailbreaking, the Camera app is working perfectly now.
- Device model and the version are visible on the screen.
- It added a few bug fixing and some changes.
Currently saigon beta jailbreak supports only a few devices. However Saigon jailbreak will be added to support for all 64-bit devices later.
iPod Touch 6
iPad Mini 4
iPad Air 2
Online (PC free) Saigon Jailbreak Step Guide
This is an online Jailbreak and you do not need to use a PC to install this. Please follow the below step guide.
First, you need to Download zJailbreak or Xabsi from the following buttons.
Step 01 – Open the zJailbreak/Xabsi app and Install the Silzee online JB app available under jailbreak.
Step 02 – Now you have install Silzee Online JB app to your device.
Step 03 – Run Silzee Online JB app from your device and tap on saigon button.
Step 04 – Now it will begin to install Saigon jailbreak on your device and finally the Saigon jailbreak app will appear on your home screen.
Step 05 – Open the Saigon app and tap on jailbreak. It will take a few minutes to complete the jailbreak process.
Step 06 – Finally you can find Cydia on your homescreen.
PC required Saigon Jailbreak Step Guide – Using saigon.IPA beta 3
Step 01 – Download the Saigon.ipa file from the link below.
Step 02 – Download Cydia Impactor from below install button.
Step 03 – Plug your device to the PC using USB Cable.
Step 04 – Drag the Saigon.IPA file into the Cydia Impactor.
Step 05 – Now it will ask your Apple ID & Password. Enter your details.
Step 06 – After a few minutes Saigon jailbreak application will be available on your device home screen.
Step 07 – Now you need to verify the profile.
Go to Settings > General > Profiles & Device Management and trust it.
Step 08 – Now go back to the home screen and open the Saigon app.
Step 09 – Click the Jailbreak button to start the jailbreak process.
Step 10 – Finally Cydia will be available on your home screen.
Note – If it is not successful for the first time, Reboot your device and run the app again.
Saigon jailbreak supportive team
Abraham Masri has expressed his gratitude to most famous jailbreak developers through the official Saïgon webpage. Some of the few already have released jailbreak tools. Luca Todesco released Yalu102 tool to jailbreak iOS 10 to iOS 10.2 versions. Siguza released the Phoenix jailbreak tool and it supports the jailbreak iOS 9.3.5 version (32-bit devices only). xerub & ianbeer released extra_recipe+yaluX tool to jailbreak iOS 10.1.1 on iPhone 7 and iPhone 7 Plus. Adam Donenfeld is the only person who has never released a jailbreak tool yet. Finally it was possible to jailbreak iOS 10.2.1 version because of these developers’ contributions.
Jailbreak stability of Saigon tool
Saigon is still a beta jailbreak. It only supports a few devices only.
Also, iOS 10.2.1 running 64-bit users can try Meridian Jailbreak, C0F jailbreak and 32-bit users can try H3lix jailbreak. Also, users can try Houdini Semi Jailbreak or zJailbreak as alternative jailbreak solutions because most of the jailbreaks are still in developing mode.
Visit the iOS 10 – iOS 10.3.3 jailbreak page for more details.
Saigon jailbreak for latest iOS versions
We can not expect Saigon jailbreak for the latest versions. It seems he left the Jailbreak community. Before he attends the latest iOS version, it needs to release an update for the existing Saigon tool for iOS 10.2.1 to improve the jailbreak success rate.
However, there are few Jailbreak / alternatives available for Jailbreak iOS 11 & higher versions, iOS 12 & higher versions as well as iOS 13 & higher versions.
Checkra1n Jailbreak is compatible for iOS 12.3 – iOS 13.7 jailbreak as well as iOS 14 / iOS 14.0.1 jailbreak. In addition, Unc0ver Jailbreak & Odyssey Jailbreak available for iOS 13 – iOS 13.5 jailbreak. Also, it has Chimera Jailbreak for iOS 12.4 & iOS 12.2 to iOS 12 with Sileo, and Rootless JB is another jailbreak tool up to iOS 12.4.8 Jailbreak. Electra Jailbreak is the most reliable Semi-untethered Jailbreak up to iOS 11.4.1 Jailbreak. Houdini semi Jailbreak is also available for iOS 11.3.1 & iOS 11.3 versions.
Here are some alternative jailbreak solutions.
There is Anzhuang to install jailbreak apps up to iOS 12.1.4. Ziyu repo extractor, Vistian, Hexxa & Bregxi available for iOS 12 – iOS 12.3.2 & iOS 12.4.1 / iOS 12.4.2 / iOS 12.4.3 / iOS 12.4.4 / iOS 12.4.5 / iOS 12.4.6 / iOS 12.4.7 / iOS 12.4.8 Jailbreak app installation methods. Also, Hexxa plus has been released for iOS 13 & higher versions. Now Hexxa plus is compatible with iOS 13 – iOS 13.7 jailbreak.