Download Cydia on iOS 8 for FREE

Few months ago, we shared the step by step guide to download Cydia on iOS 7 devices such as the iPhone 5S, iPhone5, iPhone 4S, iPhone 4, iPad Air, and iPod Touch. During that time, iOS 8 is just about to launch and iOS 8 jailbreak is not yet available. Today, it is already available with Pangu jailbreak tools and we are going to give you the best Christmas present for 2014 – the tutorial to download Cydia on iOS 8 for free. Pangu jailbreak is currently the best method because it works on iOS 8, iOS 8.0.1, iOS 8.1, iOS 8.1.1, iOS 8.1.2, and iOS 8.2. Regardless of what Apple devices (iPhone, iPad or iPod Touch) you are going to download Cydia on it, you can follow the tutorial here to jailbreak it and install Cydia to it in just FIVE minutes.

Pangu is a new jailbreak tool introduced by a group of Chinese developer. This jailbreak tools were released for iOS 7 devices a few months ago and now the developer has released the latest version for anyone to jailbreak an iOS 8+ devices. Jailbreak users can download the latest version from its official website and use a PC or Mac to jailbreak iPhone 6, iPhone 6 Plus, iPad Air 2, iPad mini 3, iPod Touch or any iDevice installed with the above-mentioned iOS version.

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How to Download Cydia for iOS 8

Step 1: The first step of everything is backup. It is strongly recommended to backup your iOS 8 device with iTunes although Pangu has been tested and proven it will not give you any glitches. It is very painful if you lost all your data during the jailbreak or Cydia installation process.

Step 2: On your iPhone, iPad, or iPod Touch, go to Settings > General > Auto-Lock. Select NEVER to disable the security lock.

Step 3: Access to Settings > General > Passcode Lock. Switch the status to OFF.

Step 4: Now go to Settings > iCloud > Find My iDevice. For iPhone users, you will see Find My iPhone, disable it and enable the Airplane Mode. For iPad users, you will see Find My iPad, disable it. As for iPod users, you will see Find My iPod, disable it.

Step 5: Open a web browser and access to Pangu official website to download Pangu jailbreak tool for free. Download the version that matches your operating system. Pangu is available for both Windows and Mac users.

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Step 6: Install Pangu once the download is completed.

Step 7: Connect your iOS 8 device to your computer and launch Pangu. The software will take a few seconds to detect your iOS 8 device.

Step 8: Click Restore and then select your current firmware. Click Start Restore to run a fresh restore on your iPhone, iPad Air, or iPod Touch.

Step 9: In Pangu, go back to Jailbreak menu and click Start Jailbreak. Everything will run automatically. The application will download Cydia to your device automatically after the jailbreak. Once your device is installed with Cydia, you should really check out the best Cydia apps and tweaks for iPhone 6 and the best Cydia Tweaks for iOS 8.

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Up to date, more than thousands of people have used the above method to jailbreak and download Cydia to their iOS 8 devices successfully. For some reason if you are failed to install Cydia with the jailbreak method above, share your problem here and we will find you the solutions.


Download Cydia on iOS 7

It appears that there are still many people are using iOS 7 on their iPhone, iPad, iPod Touch, and other iOS devices although Pangu jailbreak is already available for iOS 8 devices such as the iPhone 6. If you are one of the iOS 7 users and would like to know how to download Cydia on iOS 7 devices for free, you can follow the instructions below to do so. There are unlimited free apps, tweaks, themes, and ringtones available in Cydia App Store and they are waiting for you to try them out.

Before you begin to download and install Cydia to your iOS 7 devices, it is important to know that Cydia is a powerful app that allows you to install third party apps and tweaks to a jailbroken device. It is not possible to install Cydia without jailbreak. In other words, no jailbreak, no Cydia. There are many articles out there teaching you how to download Cydia without jailbreak but none of them are actually working.

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Download Cydia on iOS 7 with Evasi0n7

From iOS 7 to 7.0.4 to 7.0.6, Evasi0n7 is able to jailbreak all of them and give you Cydia for free. Evasion is well-known jailbreak software and it is highly recommended by jailbreak users. It is one of the best jailbreak software that helps you to download Cydia to iOS 7 for free. To begin your jailbreak journey with Evasion, you may follow the tutorial below.

  1. Go to Evasi0n official website which is Select your operating system and click on the button to download the jailbreak software, either Mac OS X or Windows.
  2. Connect your iPhone, iPod Touch, or iPad and run Evasi0n.
  3. Click on the jailbreak button once evasi0n 7 has recognized your iOS 7 device.
  4. Give it some time and you will get Cydia after the installation.

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Now you have a jailbroken iOS device with Cydia installed, you might want to try the top Cydia apps such as Kuaiyong, AppCake, vShare, and more.

Download Cydia on iOS 7 with Pangu Jailbreak Software

Pangu is always the top choice to go for if you are the lazy type person. This is because Pangu will do everything automatically and you just have to tap on a few buttons to confirm the jailbreak process. Pangu is a new jailbreak software that works on all the iOS 7 version including iOS 7.1.1 and iOS 7.1.2. It has been proven that Pangu supports most of the iOS devices including iPhone 6, iPhone 5S, iPhone 5C, iPhone 5, iPhone 4S, iPhone 4, iPad Air, iPad 4, iPad Mini, Retina iPad Mini, and iPod Touch 5G. It has received a lot of positive feedback ever since it was launched. Now, Pangu is even available for iOS 8. To download Cydia and jailbreak your iOS 7 with Pangu software, you can follow these steps.

  1. Run a fresh restore of iOS 7 on your iPhone, iPad, or iPod Touch with iTunes.
  2. Go to Settings -> iCloud -> Find My iPhone and then disable it.
  3. Again, go to Setting -> Passcode to disable the Passcode Lock.
  4. Connect your iOS 7 device with either your Mac or PC using USB cable.
  5. Check and see if your iTunes recognize your iOS 7 device.
  6. Go to and download the latest Pangu Jailbreak version from it.
  7. Run Pangu jailbreak software in your PC or Mac and click on the jailbreak button once the software recognize your iOS 7 device. Make sure you select to install Cydia too.
  8. Bingo! Now you are jailbroken and your device is installed with Cydia. You can now head on to Cydia App Store and look for your desired apps, tweaks, themes and more.

Last but not least, it is crucial to check out the best Cydia tweaks for iOS 7 as well as the best Cydia wallpapers for iOS 7 after you have Cydia installed.