There’s a lot to be said about breaking out of jail. But we’re not talking about breaking someone out of prison. No, it’s time you broke your iPhone out and helped it fly. Many apps and features can’t be added or used on your phone without first jailbreaking it.
Despite the name, jailbreaking your phone is actually a lot simpler than it sounds. Many programs, such as Pangu, are out there to help you do it without a lot of technical knowledge. Anyone can break their phone if they’re willing to sit down and do it.
Here’s what you can expect if you jailbreak your phone.
Cydia is a name you’ll be hearing a lot when you jailbreak your phone. Think of Cydia as an exclusive club. What is it? It’s an app store for independent developers, who design apps to help you extensively customize your phone. There’s a lot of neat stuff to be found, with apps that can make your phone do the incredible. If it sounds amazing, it really is. Don’t say we didn’t warn you. It can be incredibly addictive if you’re willing to spend a few hours exploring everything that’s out there.
Ready to change the look of your phone? Jailbreaking your phone allows you to download custom themes, which allow you to change everything from the background color to the look of apps. No matter what kind of look floats your boat, you can move beyond Apple’s prescribed theme and get ready to explore the vast wilderness of custom themes.
One of the best features of an Android is having widgets you can add to your home screen in order to help you do basic tasks without having to open up an app. By jailbreaking your phone you can add widgets without having to downgrade to an Android. It’s one way to make your phone work for you while still having all the bells and whistles of an iPhone.
Love her or hate her, Siri is a part of the iOS that doesn’t sound like it’s going to go away any time soon. But by jailbreaking your phone, you can actually upgrade Siri with a variety of Cydia apps. For example, you can change her voice or add new features to help you use Siri in new and innovative ways, or replace her altogether with a new virtual assistant- Sara.
With a jailbroken phone, you can explore a variety of new apps. For example, you can install cell phone surveillance software on your phone or the phone of your loved one, which can come in handy in a variety of cases. Spy software for iPhone devices can monitor everything and anything that goes on on the target phone. This way by using this kind of tracking devices for phones you have a heads up on anything going on on your phone or your loved one's phone.
You can even add additional security features on your phone, including programs that will take photos of anyone trying to break into your phone.
Improving Your Phone
Want to turn your phone into a mobile hotspot without having to enable Personal Hotspot? You can now with apps like MyWi, which lets you do it without restrictions.
Any feature you wish your iPhone had, you can add it on your phone now. From natural radio access to a better notification, you can have it all with apps on Cydia and so on. No longer will you have to be limited by your mobile company or Apple. Your phone will truly belong to you and it’s an easy feature to install. Any app you want can usually be found in Cydia, no matter whether it’s approved by Apple or not.
Jailbreaking your phone might sound scary but it’s one way to get the most out of your phone and it’s simple to install and offers a wide realm of possibility you could only dream of before.