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macrumors 603
Original poster
May 21, 2009
Here is the list of devices that are known to work for sure :
iPhone 4
iPhone 4S
iPad 1
iPad 2 Wifi
iPad 3 Wifi
iPad 3 CDMA
iPod 3G
iPod 4G
Here is the list of devices that won't be supported :
AppleTV 3
Remains to test (but that should work) :
iPhone 3Gs
iPad 2 GSM
iPad 2 CDMA
iPad 2 Wifi, R2
iPad 3 Global
AppleTV 2

Look at the ATV3 all lonely :(


macrumors 6502
Jan 20, 2004
Well, it's not that lonely with the younger brother ATV2 right next to it... Haha, at least us ATV2 people HAVE a jailbreak, but I would gladly take the untethered one on top of it. No ATV3 purchasing for me until they can figure this jailbreaking stuff.


macrumors P6
Jan 24, 2010
The Apple TV 3 may never be jailbroken. It is running a slimmed down version of iOS. Because of this it doesn't have the common vulnerabilities like Safari or third party applications. The only way to jailbreak it, without Apple adding many new features, is via a bootrom exploit. No bootrom exploits for A5 CPUs has been found yet and if one is found, it may not work on the Apple TV's single core A5's bootrom. If it wasn't for the limera1n bootrom exploit the Apple TV 2 would have never been jailbroken.
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