Sileo is a Cydia alternative to install jailbreak tweaks, apps, and themes on iPhone or iPad. Jailbroken users can grab Sileo from Electra repo or Chimera repo. In addition, non Jailbroken users also can download through Sileo demo IPA.
Download Sileo according to your device model and iOS versions from the following.
Sileo for iOS 13 – iOS 13.4
It is available as Checkra1n semi-tethered jailbreak to jailbreak iOS 13 to iOS 13.4 Jailbreak. Also, Unc0ver is available for iOS 13 – iOS 13.3 jailbreak. You can add Sileo with Checkrain or Unc0ver.
However, it has another way to install Sileo & more jailbreak apps for iOS 13, iOS 13.1, iOS 13.1.1, iOS 13.1.2, iOS 13.1.3, iOS 13.2, iOS 13.2.2, iOS 13.2.3, iOS 13.3, iOS 13.3.1, iOS 13.4 & iOS 13.4.5 beta with Hexxa Plus.
Sileo for iOS 12.4 – iOS 12.4.6
Chimera Semi Untethered tool supports jailbreak iOS 12.4 to install Sileo. But it is not compatible with Chimera jailbreak for iOS 12.4.1 or higher.
Also, it can install Sileo for iOS 12.4 to iOS 12.4.6 version using Hexxa and Bregxi repo extractors.
Sileo for iOS 12.3 – iOS 12.3.2
Some of iOS 12.3 beta versions supported Chimera Jailbreak. But it is not compatible with iOS 12.3 final version. If someone has these beta versions, use the same iOS 12.2 – iOS 12 Chimera guide.
Bregxi is an iOS 12.3.2 – iOS 12.3 Jailbreak app installer for iPhone and iPad. Install Sileo for iOS 12.3 to iOS 12.3.2 with Bregxi.
Sileo for iOS 12 to iOS 12.2
Sileo for iOS 11.4.1 to iOS 11
Electra 1141 was released to jailbreak iOS 11 to iOS 11.4.1 for Sileo. It has both Electra Online method and PC method to complete the jailbreak.
Download Sileo with Chimera
Users are able to download Sileo with Chimera jailbreak. You can use Chimera as an Online method or PC method to complete the jailbreak. However, Chimera Online jailbreak method is the easiest one.
iOS 12.4 & iOS 12.2 to iOS 12.1.3 – iPhone Xs, iPhone Xr, iPhone Xs Max not supported. All other A7 to A11 devices supported.
iOS 12.1.2 to iOS 12– iPhone Xs, iPhone Xr, iPhone Xs Max, iPhone X, iPhone 8, iPhone 8 Plus, iPhone 7, iPhone 7 Plus, iPhone 6s, iPhone 6s Plus, iPhone 6, iPhone 6 Plus, iPhone SE, iPhone 5s, 12.9 iPad Pro, 2nd gen.12.9 iPad Pro, 1st gen.10.5 iPad Pro, 9.7 iPad Pro, iPad Air 2, iPad Air, iPad 5th gen, iPad mini 4, iPad mini 3, iPad mini 2, iPod touch 6G
Chimera Online method
Step 01 – First you have to install any of the following app stores to your device.
Step 02 – Then you can download Chimera jailbreak online app from the downloaded app store. Download it.
Step 03 – Trust the Chimera developer profile first. You can trust it through Settings — > General — > Profile.
Step 04 – Run the Chimera Jailbreak app — > Tap the jailbreak button — > Wait until the jailbreak process.
Step 05 – After the jailbreak process check your device homescreen. It is available Sileo now. Now Sileo App manager is ready to install jailbreak apps tweaks to your device.
Chimera PC method
Step 01 – Download Chimera IPA and Cydia Impactor tool from the following buttons. Make sure to download Cydia Impactor according to the computer OS you are using.
Step 02 – Connect the PC and the device.
Step 03 – Open Cydia Impactor. Drag the downloaded Chimera IPA into it. Provide the Apple ID and the Password.
Step 04 – Check the device Homescreen. The Chimera app is available now.
Step 05 – Trust the Chimera developer before starting it. Do trust with Settings — > General — > Profile.
Step 06 – Run the Chimera app. It will install the Sileo app manager after the Chimera jailbreak process. Now you can install jailbreak apps tweaks with Sileo.
Sileo with Unc0ver
Pwn20wnd released the Uncover jailbreak tool. It can use the Uncover jailbreak tool as an Online method and PC method.
Unc0ver Online method
Step 01 – Download any of the following app stores to your device first.
Step 02 – Then run the downloaded app store. Find the Unc0ver jailbreak button and tap it to install.
Step 03 – Trust the developer profile of Uncover. Then run the Unc0ver app and hit the jailbreak button.
Step 04 – Wait until complete the Unc0ver Jailbreak.
Step 05 – Now Open Cydia and go to Sources tab. Tap Edit and Add the https://samgisaninja.github.io repo.
Step 06 – Go to the search tab and enter Sileo Installer. Then tap on install and next tap the Confirm button.
Step 07 – Tap the Restart SpringBoard button when completing the installation.
Uncover PC Method
Step 01 – Download Unc0ver IPA and Cydia Impactor tool from following buttons.
Step 02 – Connect the device with the PC. Run the Cydia Impactor tool and drag the downloaded Unc0ver IPA into the Cydia Impactor tool.
Step 03 – You have to enter the Apple ID and Password to sideload the Unc0ver app.
Step 04 – Trust the Unc0ver app. Then run it. Hit the jailbreak button to start the jailbreak process.
Step 05 – wait until complete the jailbreak process for Cydia.
Step 06 – Now you have to complete the same Step 05 to Step 07 of the above Uncover Online step guide.
Sileo with Electra 1141
Step 01 – First you have to Jailbreak your device using Electra.
Step 02 – Then Launch Cydia from your iPhone or iPad.
Step 03 – Go to the Sources–> Electra’s iOS utility → All package→ Sileo (Beta)—> Install.
Step 04 – Finally, it will Restart SpringBoard, and you can find Sileo on your device homescreen.
Sileo with Hexxa Plus
Step 01 – Install Hexxa Plus to your iOS 13 or higher device from the following button.
Step 02 – Run the Hexxa Plus app on your device. Go to Get Repos > App Managers and copy the https://ios.sileo.in/ repo.
Step 03 – Go back and open the Extract Repo. Then paste the copied Sileo repo into it. Let it extract the repo.
Step 04 – Click the Download button to install Sileo. Then it will install the Sileo app to your iOS 13 or higher device.
Sileo with Bregxi
Step 01 – Click on the following button to install Bregxi. It has an easy installation process and you just need to provide your device passcode only.
Step 02 – Then launch the Bregxi app on your device and go to All sources>Jailbreak Apps. Then copy the https://alt.extrajb.in/repo-jb/ repo.
Step 03 – Paste the copied repo on Extract Source tab in Bregxi homepage to extract the repo.
Step 04 – Once finished, you can see the Sileo download button. Tap allows you to install.
Step 05 – Sileo install profile will be downloaded to your device settings.
Step 06 – Tap on Sileo profile to install. Once the process is completed Sileo will appear on your iOS 12.3 device homescreen.
Sileo with Hexxa
Step 01 – Visit this page from your iOS 12.3 or iOS 12.3.1 or iOS 12.3.2 device safari browser and tap the following button to install Hexxa.
Step 02 – Now open Hexxa app and tap on “Get Repos”, then Go to App Managers.
Step 03 – Tap the Copy button of http://ios.sileo.in/ repo.
Step 04 – Go back to Hexxa homepage and paste the copied Sileo repo and tap on OK.
Step 05 – It will extract the Sileo repo, then tap the download button to install Sileo.
Step 06 – Finally you can see the Sileo on your iOS 12.3 or iOS 12.3.1 or iOS 12.3.2 device homescreen.
Sileo with Electra12
Coolstar has published a demo video of iPhone X running Electra12 and iPhone 6S running Electra12 to prove the speed of Sileo.
Step 01 – Download the Sileo IPA file from above button and Cydia Impactor from the official site.
Step 02 – Connect your iOS device to the computer.
Step 03 – Launch Cydia Impactor from your computer and drag and drop the IPA file onto Cydia Impactor.
Step 04 – Provide the Apple ID and password to sign the IPA file.
Step 05 – After the app is installed, go to Settings -> General -> Profiles & Device Management -> Trust the profile with your Apple ID.
Step 06 – Now you have successfully installed the Sileo demo and enjoy it.
Sileo for iOS 13.4 to iOS 11 running non-jailbroken
Now Sileo is available for iOS 13.4 to iOS 11 running non-jailbroken devices.
Use the same Sileo demo IPA to install Sileo on non-jailbroken devices.
Version Compatibility : 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 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 12.0.1, iOS 12,iOS 11.4.1, iOS 11.4,iOS 11.3.1, iOS 11.3, iOS 11.2.6, iOS 11.2.5, iOS 11.2.2, iOS 11.2.1, iOS 11.2, iOS 11.1.2, iOS 11.1.1, iOS 11.1, iOS 11.0.3, iOS 11.0.2, iOS 11.0.1, iOS 11
Device Compatibility : iPhone XS, iPhone XS Max, iPhone XR, iPhone X, iPhone 8/8 Plus, iPhone 7/7 Plus, iPhone SE, iPhone 6S/6S Plus, iPhone 6/6 Plus, iPhone 5S, iPad 5 (2017), iPad Pro 12.9 (1st & 2nd gen),iPad Pro 9.7, iPad Pro, iPad Air 2, iPad Air,iPad Mini 4, iPad Mini 3, iPad Mini 2, iPod Touch 6
- Old packages and setup will stay when switching to Sileo
- Sileo will be compatible with every Cydia package and repos.
- Cydia purchases can be accessible from Sileo.
- Sileo is not compatible with 32-bit devices.
- Sileo is not compatible with older versions such as iOS 10.X.
Entry of Sileo
There has been no Cydia update from saurik for a long time. It is a long overdue Cydia update for iOS 11 onwards. It seems saurik is no longer being maintained Cydia. Also, Saurik has announced that the Cydia Store has been shut down.
Therefore Electra team has released a user-friendly alternative package manager called Sileo. Jailbroken users can download new jailbreak tweaks, themes, and much more through Sileo. It is designed for 64 bit command line tools + libraries.
However, this is compatible with iOS 11 onwards and not compatible with a backward version such as iOS 10.
Here is some important news about Sileo.
- Coolstart hinted iOS 13.3 jailbreak possibility.
Coolstar has published Sileo availability screen shot through his twitter account. According to his tweet, it is possible to jailbreak iOS 13.3 on iPhone XS to install Sileo.
- Coolstar published a Youtube demonstration video about how Sileo user interface in action.
- Currently Sileo payment support only for the @DynasticRepo . It will be upgraded soon.
- Chiarlitti says Sileo is almost ready, Our developers just need to sort out a few things. Most probably it will be released before the end of 2018.
- Coolstar tweeted a screenshot of Sileo on iOS 12 and Anemone.
According to the screenshot, seeing Anemone, he could be running a jailbreak on the iPad. Probably he is just testing the IPA. It might come with Sileo since Coolstar said it would be released soon.
- Sileo is coming soon according to a developer’s recent tweet.
- Sileo Developers confirmed Dynastic Repo supports with Sileo.
Sileo Developers confirmed Dynastic Repo successfully works with Sileo Package manager. Some awesome apps are able to install with Dynastic Repo. ShortLook, TranslucentMessages, Countdown, TranslucentWallet apps are only a few of them. AppleBetas (@AppleBetasDev) is the main developer and designer of the Dynastic Repo. nullpixel (@nullriver) and Eric Rabil (@ericrabil) are the developers of this repo.
Here are developers who contribute to the Sileo project.
Coolstar is American windows/ iOS and jailbreak developer. He is the developer of Electra Jailbreak for iOS 11.4.1 to iOS 11 versions. ClassicSwitcher 3, 3D Switcher, Anemone and ClassicLockScreen are the iOS projects done by him.
Alessandro Chiarlitti :
Alessandro Chiarlitti /@aesign is italian UI designer and Coder. Electra toolkit designed by Alessandro Chiarlitti.
Nullpixel / @nullriver is a famous iOS Developer & iOS security researcher. He is the WWDC17 Scholarship Winner.
Apple Beta / @AppleBetasDev is a iOS and Tweak developer. Ultrasound app – Dynastic repo developed by him.
Kabir Oberai :
Kabir Obera / i@kabiroberai is an Indian iOS developer and WWDC 2017 scholar. He is the Creator of Theos Jailed and upcoming Supercharge App.