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This is a free guide to download Cydia to iOS 9, iOS 8, iOS 7 as well as earlier iOS versions. Cydia has been tested and proven to work on all iPhone, iPad, and iPod Touch models. It is safe to use Cydia and it is free to install it. All you need to do is download the right Cydia installer and follow the correct steps to install Cydia on your iOS device. Once Cydia is installed, you can then enjoy the best Cydia tweaks for free. For those who can’t wait to get Cydia on iPhone, iPad, iPod Touch or Apple Watch, let’s get the party started!

Download Cydia iOS 9

In iOS 9, you can download Pangu Jailbreak Tools version 1.2.0 (Windows) or version 1.0.0 (Mac) to jailbreak and install Cydia for iOS 9, iOS 9.0.1, iOS 9.0.2 and iOS 9.1. This method require a PC or Mac, thus, you need to prepare a PC or laptop that is running Windows OS or a Mac.

Step 1: Whether you are jailbreaking the latest iPhone 6S Plus or an earlier iPhone 5, it is strongly recommended to run a full backup with iTunes.

Step 2: Go to Settings -> iCloud -> Find My iPhone and disable Find My iPhone.

Step 3: Go to Settings -> Touch ID & Passcode and disable Passcode.

Step 4: Enable Airplane mode if you are installing Cydia on iPhone.

Step 5: Connect your iOS 9 device to your computer with a USB cable.

Step 6: Click here to download Pangu Jailbreak Windows and here to download Pangu Jailbreak Mac. Both the file size is approximately 72 MB so it will take some time according to your internet connection.

Step 7: Run Pangu Jailbreak and the program will detect your iOS device automatically. Click Start to begin.

Pangu Jailbreak iOS 9

Step 8: You will be prompted a “Jailbreak Notice” message. Click Already backup to continue.

Jailbreak iOS 9 Cydia

Step 9: The jailbreak process will begin. At about 65%, you will be requested to unlock your iOS device and enable Airplan mode again. You will also be prompted to allow Pangu to access photo library.

Pangu Jailbreak iOS 9

Step 10: Pangu will download Cydia to your device automatically. Your iOS 9 device will reboot automatically and you will find Cydia icon on your home screen.

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Cydia works on the following iOS versions:

iOS 9: 9.0, 9.0.1, 9.0.2, 9.1, 9.2
iOS 8: 8.1, 8.2, 8.3, 8.4, 8.4.1
iOS 7: 7.1, 7.1.2
iOS 6: All
iOS 5: All

Cydia works on the following iOS devices:

iPhone: 6S Plus, 6S, 6 Plus, 6, 5S, 5C, 5, 4S, 4.
iPad: 1, 2, 3rd generation, 4th generation, Air, Air 2, Mini 1st generation, Mini 2, Mini 3, Mini 4, and iPad Pro.
iPod Touch: 1st to 6th generation.

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Cydia Installer

So far, the best Cydia Installer for iOS 9.0 – 9.0.2 is Pangu Jailbreak. There won’t be any problem to download Cydia for iOS 9 with the step by step guide above. As for iOS 9.1, you can try to jailbreak it with TaiG 9. TaiG 9 is the latest pre jailbreaking tool for all iOS 9.1 devices. It is a free tool and you can download Cydia on all iOS 9.1 devices. For iOS 8.4 or iOS 8.4.1 – iOS 8.1.3 Jailbreak, you can use TaiG v2.4.3 if you are running on Windows and PPJailbreak v2.0.0 for Mac.

In oder to get Cydia for iOS 8 – iOS 8.1, Windows users are recommended to use Pangu v1.2.1 and Mac users are recommended to use Pangu v1.0.0. On the other hand, iPhone 4 users who are running iOS 7.0 to iOS 7.1.2 can also use Pangu as a Cydia Installer to download Cydia.

Download Cydia Without Jailbreak

There are many free tutorial and Cydia guide to teach you how to download Cydia without jailbreak. Unfortunately, none of it will work because Cydia can’t work without jailbreak. Most of the tutorial mentioned that Cydia can run with no jailbreak needed are fake. Cydia requires root access in order to run third-party apps, therefore, it is a must to jailbreak. Do not waste your time trying to install Cydia without jailbreak.

Cydia for Android

People who have been using Cydia for years know that Cydia brings a lot of benefits such as free Cydia apps, tweaks, games, themes, ringtones and more. As an iOS app developer, you can also build your own Cydia source or Cydia repo to host your own app that is not allowed in the App Store. If you have recently switched from iOS to Android and would like to download Cydia for Android, you can try to use Cydia Substrate. Cydia Substrate is the Cydia for Android released by Cydia founder, Saurik. Just like Cydia, it offers a lot of free apps, tweaks and games for Android users who love Cydia.

Download Cydia for Android in One Minute

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Do you have a minute? Do you want to use this minute to learn how to download Cydia for Android in a minute? With Cydia on your Android device, you can download free Cydia tweaks and cracked apps on any Android phones or tablets, for example, Samsung Galaxy S5, Sony Xperia Z2, LG G3, HTC One M8, and Lenovo Vibe Z. In other words, you can get paid Android apps for free through Cydia App Store. Winterboard is one very popular Cydia apps that many Android users hunting.

iOS users might not unfamiliar with Cydia because it has been in the jailbreak world for at least 5 years. For Android users, they just stand a chance to use it recently while the founder of Cydia, Saurik, released Cydia Substrate a couple months ago. Cydia Substrate is the Cydia for Android and it allows Android users to install free tweaks, apps, themes, ringtones, games, and all other things that is compatible with Cydia. Unlike iPhone, iPad, and iPod Touch, it is unnecessary to jailbreak your Android device in order to use Cydia. All you need to do is to download Cydia Substrate then you can enjoy free apps and games. Get your Android device now and follow the free tutorial below to download Cydia for Android.

How to Download Cydia for Android Device

Let’s set your timer for a minute and follow the step by step guide to download Cydia on your Android. You can download the best Cydia themes once Cydia is installed to your Android.

Step 1: Backup your Android device. Backup is always needed although Cydia Substrate is a well-known app.

Step 2: Root your Android device. You can run any universal rooting methods to root your Android device. Cydia Substrate is able to run on Android 2.3 or newer Android version but it is not able to run on any non-rooted Android devices. For Android 4.0 or above, you can try Framaroot or Kingo Android ROOT to root it. As for Android 2.3 or earlier Android version, you may try GingerBreak or SuperOneClick.

Step 3: Connect your Android device to local Wi-Fi or turn on your mobile data. Make sure it is able to connect to the internet. Go to Google Play Store and search for Cydia Substrate. The developer of Cydia Substrate is SaurikIT, LLC. Make sure you are downloading the correct one. Tap the install button to begin the installation.

Step 4: Just like Cydia on iOS 8, Cydia Substrate will need the permission from you to access to your device root. Tap on the Install Cydia Substrate button and then tap Allow to let this application to access to your root. That’s it! You are now successfully installed Cydia on your Android.

Cydia for Android

Download Xposed Framework if you want to try other Cydia alternatives on your Android. Now you have download Cydia for Android. What you can do is to go to Google Play Store and search for Winterboard. Download Winterboard and you can customize your Android device in any way you prefer. Instead, you may also check out some of the best Cydia tweaks for your Android smartphone and tablets.