How to Download Cydia for Free


Don’t know how to download Cydia for free? Want to get cheap and free apps from Cydia but have not installed it to your iDevice? Don’t worry, there is a will, there is a way. Here are the few easiest steps you can follow in order to get Cydia download to your newly purchased iPhone, iPad, or iPod Touch. The process to install Cydia is as easy as learning how to cut an apple. However, it may sound a little bit difficult for users who want to install Cydia for the first time. Anyway, it just “sounds” right? Let’s get it started.

iPhone Cydia

Many Apple users thought they can download Cydia without jailbreak. This is a wrong thought because up to date there is no way you can install Cydia on any unjailbreak iDevices. Thus, the first thing to do is to jailbreak your iDevice. Jailbreaking process allows user to gain root access to their iOS and remove all restrictions imposed by Apple. You may choose a few best methods to jailbreak and install Cydia to your device as below:


1. Jailbreak with GreenPois0n: This is one easiest way to jailbreak your device. It has the capability to jailbreak the iOS and it is available for Windows, Linux, and Mac OS. During the process, all you have to do is check the “Install Cydia” check box and let the process run for a couple minutes. You will then get Cydia installed in your device after the jailbreak process is completed.


2. Jailbreak with RedSn0w: The latest version of Redsn0w is 0.9.15b3. In order to use this method to jailbreak and install Cydia, you will need to download RedSn0w from the official website. Please download the latest version so that you can update it from time to time. RedSn0w is one of the most famous jailbreaking tools for all Apple users because the process is simple and straight-forward. There is an option to download Cydia to your iDevice together during the process too. All it takes is less than five minutes.


3. Jailbreak and download Cydia with Sn0wbreeze: Sn0wbreeze is one of the top ten best method to jailbreak your iDevice. This is because the steps are very easy. First, download Sn0wBreeze from the official website. Unzip the package and run the exe file from your desktop. You will then need to browse for IPSW and just hit next. Remember to put your iDevice into DFU mode and click Start to run the process. For more details jailbreaking process, please visit Sn0wbreeze.


All the above methods help you to download Cydia for free during the jailbreak process. If none of them spark your interest at all, you may try out with Limera1n, ToolJail or JailBreakMe. Alternatively, you can always jailbreak your device and download Cydia manually to it within 5 steps. Do check back this website as we will update the steps to manually download and install Cydia to your iDevice later. Last but not least, please share your own method in the comment box below if you have got your own way to jailbreak an iOS device.

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7 Responses so far | Have Your Say!

  1. Chris cagle
    September 28th, 2013 at 5:36 pm #

    Don’t have a download for ios3??

  2. Catherine
    October 12th, 2014 at 3:01 pm #

    How install one for iPod Touch 2g 4.2.1 without using a computer

  3. Vega
    October 12th, 2014 at 9:48 pm #

    Hi Catherine, you can use any jailbreak method to download Cydia to your iPod Touch 2g 4.2.1.

  4. devil
    June 28th, 2016 at 12:29 pm #

    I went to google every where even on my app store of iPhone but i did not find any Cydia software now. How I can download the Cydia? I want to fix my ussd codes with the help of cydia but i m not finding it.

  5. Vega
    July 11th, 2016 at 8:53 am #

    Hi devil, there is no way to get Cydia from app store because it is a third party app. For a detail guide to download Cydia, you may check out this article: Download Cydia.

  6. Rahul Rajpoot
    August 19th, 2016 at 8:13 pm #

    I jailbreak my phone help of PPhelper software, cydia was also working after jailbreaking but it got crash two times. Somehow I deleted PPhelper icon on my phone screen. Now I’m having more problem. I can’t jailbreak my iPhone and Cydia is not opening anymore even I can remove cydia from my iPhone. I try to restore my iPhone Even its not working. Its giving me some kind of error message like your password is wrong but I’m putting the right password. Please help me what should i do now?

  7. Junaid
    January 17th, 2017 at 2:51 pm #

    My iOS 5.1.1 iPod cydia removed how to reinstall

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