The available Checkra1n jailbreak methods differ depending on the version of iOS and iPadOS you are using on your iDevice. So please select the method that matches your device OS version. Below is a description of Checkra1n jailbreak tool, Checkra1n Mirror and Checkra1n virtual jailbreak solution available for devices from iOS 12 to iOS 17.1 including iOS 17.2 beta version. Or you can use alternative checkra1n jailbreak solutions for third party app installation.
Checkra1n jailbreak tool ( iOS 12 to iOS 14.8.1 up to iPhone X)
Checkra1n Jailbreak is a semi-tethered jailbreak tool based on Checkm8 exploit. A7 to A11 ( iPhone 5S to iPhone X ) running iOS 12 to iOS 14.8.1 and iPadOS 13.1 to iPadOS 14.8.1 versions can be jailbroken with checkra1n tool. Even if It is possible to jailbreak up to iOS 14.8.1 and iPadOS 14.8.1, there are restrictions on this jailbreak. Therefore, please check the version of your device before starting jailbreaking. After a successful Checkra1n Jailbreak, Cydia will be downloaded to your device automatically. Checkra1n is a permanent jailbreak method for full functional Cydia.
Features of Checkra1n semi-tethered jailbreak tool:
- Checkrain is a Semi-tethered jailbreak tool.
- Checkra1n is a permanent jailbreak tool based on Checkm8 exploit.
- Jailbreaking will destroy the system root of the device, so you will not receive model warranty or Apple support.
- It is important to back up your device data before starting the Checkra1n jailbreaking of your device.
- The Checkra1n jailbreak installs Cydia as an app manager on your device.
- Rebooting your device will stop Cydia working, so you will need to re-jailbreak your device by connecting it to your PC every time it loses Cydia.
- If you want to uninstall Checkra1n, you need to upgrade your device version.
Users of Checkra1n jailbreak tool, please visit the official website checkra.in to get more information and Checkra1n step-by-step guide.
Checkra1n Jailbreak Solutions
As an iDevice jailbreak tool, the Checkra1n jailbreak tool can be operated on versions from iOS 12 to iOS 14.8.1 only. Also, Checkra1n is a semi-tethered jailbreak tool. So, it needs to rejailbreak every time it loses Cydia. However, Checkra1n jailbreak tool does not support iOS 15 and later versions. Also you cannot use the Checkra1n jailbreak tool after the iPhone X. Therefore, we have to use Checkra1n jailbreak solutions or Checkrain alternatives solutions for latest devices and latest iOS versions as follows.
Checkra1n for iOS 17 – iOS 17.2
Checkra1n Mirror Jailbreak
Checkrain Mirror Jailbreak specially designed for iOS 17 jailbreak app installation. As a brand new jailbreak solution, Checkra1n Mirror jailbreak is a real Checkra1n alternative solution for iOS 17 and higher users up to iOS 17.1.1 including iOS 17.2 RC.
It is possible to download Checkra1n Mirror jailbreak solution directly through Sileem App Installer. Use the following button to complete the installation.
Features of Checkra1n Mirror Jailbreak
- iOS 17 and iPadOS 17 running devices are supported with Checkra1n Mirror.
- All the iOS 17 and higher visions are supported up to iOS 17.2.
- iOS 17 jailbreak app installation is possible with Checkra1n Mirror.
- It is the best iOS 17.1 / iOS 17.1.1 Jailbreak solution.
- Checkra1n Mirror jailbreak can be considered as an iOS 17.2 jailbreak (RC) solution.
- It works as an 100% online jailbreak solution.
- Never void your iOS 17 – iOS 17.2 running device’s warranty.
- Cydia lite can be installed as a Cydia alternative.
- It has very easy installation, uninstallation and reinstallation process
- Never ask for a version upgrade to remove Checkra1n mirror.
- Latest iPhones running iOS 17 to iOS 17.2 are supported including iPhone 15.
Checkra1n for iOS 15 – iOS 15.8 & Checkra1n for iOS 16 – iOS 16.7.3
Checkra1n virtual jailbreak
Because of some device and version limitation to use Chekcrain jailbreak tool, the virtual Checkra1n jailbreak team decided to release the virtual Checkra1n jailbreak for iOS 15 and later versions. This is widely available from iOS 15 to the latest version up to iOS 16.7.2 including iOS 16.7.3 RC.
You can download Checkra1n virtual jailbreak solution directly from Sileem App Installer. Download it from the following button.
Features of Checkra1n Virtual Jailbreak :
- Checkra1n Virtual Jailbreak is a jailbreak solution, not a jailbreak tool, so it will not affect your device system root.
- You can rest assured that your user device warranty will not be voided.
- You can only install Cydia lite as app manager from Checkra1n virtual jailbreak solution.
- It supports all versions from iOS 12 to the latest version iOS 16.6.1.
- iOS 16.3 and iOS 16.3.1 versions are compatible with Checkra1n Virtual Jailbreak. Refer iOS 16.3 / iOS 16.3.1 jailbreak page.
- Checkra1n virtual jailbreak runs perfectly on iOS 16.4 and iOS 16.4.1 versions too. Refer iOS 16.4 / iOS 16.4.1 jailbreak page.
- Also tested Checkra1n virtual jailbreak with iOS 16.5 running devices. Worked well on it. Refer iOS 16.5 Jailbreak page.
- If you are an iOS 16.6, iOS 16.6.1, iOS 16.7, iOS 16.7.1, iOS 16.7.2 and iOS 16.7.3 RC user, you are eligible to use Checkra1n virtual jailbreak. Refer to iOS 16.6 / iOS 16.6.1 Jailbreak page or iOS 16.7 – iOS 16.7.3 Jailbreak page.
- It supports all versions of iPadOS from iPadOS 12 to iPadOS 16.7.3.
- You don’t need to upgrade your device version to uninstall Checkra1n virtual jailbreak.
- iPhone Jailbreak app installation as well as iPad Jailbreak app installation is possible.
- You can easily install, uninstall or reinstall Checkra1n virtual jailbreak, without upgrading your device version.
Checkra1n Alternative Solutions
Sileem Repo Extractor
Sileem Repo Extractor is a best alternative solution for Checkrain. It uses a very easy repo extracting method to install jailbreak apps for iOS 16 to iOS 17.2. As a checkrain alternative solution, Sileem repo Extractor can be used to install Cydia lite version instead of full functional Cydia.
Sileem Repo Extractor can be downloaded through Sileem App Installer. Use the following download button to install it.
Sileem Repo Extractor features
- It uses a super easy repo extracting method to install Cydia lite.
- It works as a 100% online Checkra1n alternative solution.
- Your device warranty is never voided with Sileem Repo Extractor.
- no device limitation just like Checkrain jailbreak tool.
- All the iOS 16 to iOS 17.2 version running devices are compatible.
- It Works as an iPhone jailbreak solution as well as iPad Jailbreak solution.
- There is an easy step guide that does not require DFU mode.
- Just like Checkrain jailbreak tool, Cydia is not lost when device rebooted
Unc0ver Black Edition
Unc0ver Black Edition can be introduced as a Checkrain Alternative solution for latest devices. It is released targeting iOS 16 to iOS 17.2 jailbreak app installation. Unc0ver Black Edition installs Cydia dark after the Unc0ver Black Jailbreak process.
You are able to download Unc0ver Black Edition via Sileem App Installer. Use the following download button to complete the process.
Unc0ver Black Edition features
- It can be used as an alternative to Checkra1n Jailbreak tools and Checkra1n jailbreak solutions.
- It installs Cydia dark as a Cydia alternative.
- All the iPhones running iOS 16 to iOS 17.2 are compatible.
- iPads running iPadOS 16 to iPadOS 17.2 are supported.
- No need to worry about device warranty, when installing Uncover Black Edition.
- It has an easy step guide to follow.
- It never asks for a version upgrade to remove the Unc0ver Black Edition app.
Hacksn0w Online Semi-Jailbreak
Another alternative jailbreak solution for Checkra1n jailbreak tool. Also Hacksnow Online Semi-Jailbreak works as app manager installer. Because it allows the installation of all the alternative app managers such as Cydia lite, Cydia 2, Cydia 2 dark as well as Sileo lite app.
Now you can download Hacksnow online semi Jailbreak solution from the Sileem App Installer. Tap the following button to install it.
Hacksnow Online Semi-Jailbreak features
- Real alternative for Checkrain Jailbreak tool as well as Checkra1n Jailbreak solutions.
- No device limitation or version limitation.
- All the latest iPhones running iOS 16 to iOS 17.2 are supported.
- iPad users can install Hacksnow on their iPadOS 16 to iPadOS 17.2 iPads.
- Installing Hacksnow Online semi jailbreak never removes device warranty.
- Without version upgrade you can remove Hacksn0w Online Semi Jailbreak any time.
- Hacksnow Online Semi Jailbreak works as an app manager installer.
- Cydia lite, Cydia 2, Cydia 2 dark as well as Sileo can be installed.
TiJong Xuni Jailbreak
TiJong Xuni Jailbreak released as a Chinese version for the first time. Then it was upgraded adding English support as well as Japanese support. iOS 16 to iOS 17.2 users can use TiJong Xuni Jailbreak to install Cydia 2. Cydia 2 offers many third party jailbreak apps to install.
If you are a iOS / iPadOS 16 to iOS / iPadOS 17.2 user, you can download and install TiJong Xuni Jailbreak through the Sileem App installer. Click the following download button to install it for Cydia 2.
TiJong Xuni Jailbreak features
- It can be used as an alternative solution for Checkra1n Jailbreak tool or Checkra1n alternative solutions.
- TiJong Xuni Jailbreak comes with English, Japanese and Chinese languages.
- It installs Cydia 2 after the TiJong Xuni Jailbreak process.
- All the latest iPhones running iOS 16 and higher and iOS 17 and higher are supported.
- iPads users running iPadOS 16 to iPadOS 17.2 can be used for Cydia 2.
- Installing TiJong Xuni will never void the device warranty.
- You can install jailbreak apps, tweaks, games, themes and many more features from TiJong Xuni after installing Cydia2.
Unc0ver virtual Jailbreak
Unc0ver jailbreak tool is another popular and most downloaded jailbreak tool ever. But it is also not supported for latest iOS versions, just like checkra1n jailbreak tool. So, the virtual team released the Unc0ver virtual jailbreak solution as another Checkra1n alternative. Can install Cydia lite from the Unc0ver virtual jailbreak solution on your iDevices running iOS 12 to iOS 15.8.
You can download the Unc0ver virtual jailbreak from Sileem App Installer. Use the following button to download it.
Unc0ver virtual jailbreak features :
- Work as the best checkra1n alternative
- Almost all iOS 12 to iOS 15.8 versions are compatible.
- Cydia lite version can be installed as Cydia alternatives.
- No device or version limitation
- Because Unc0ver virtual is not a jailbreak tool, device warranty never removed.
- Easy installation process
- No need version upgrade for removal Unc0ver virtual
- Re installation is possible any time you want
Palera1n virtual terminal Jailbreak
Palera1n is a semi-tethered jailbreak tool released for targeting iOS 15 to iOS 15.8, iOS 16 to iOS 16.2 jailbreak and iOS 16.3 to iOS 16.5.1 up to iPhone X only. So the latest devices running the latest iOS versions cannot jailbreak using the Palera1n tool just like Checkra1n Jailbreak tool. Therefore we have to move to the Palera1n alternative. Virtual team released Palera1n virtual terminal jailbreak for latest iOS 16 and higher versions and iOS 17 and higher versions on latest devices. So we can condired Palera1n as another Checkra1n alternative for Cydia.
Palera1n virtual terminal jailbreak solution also available under Sileem App Installer. Download Sileem for Palera1n Virtual Terminal Jailbreak.
Palera1n Virtual Terminal Jailbreak features
- Real checkra1n alternative
- Alternative solution for palera1n semi-tethered jailbreak tool
- Can download Sileo lite instead of Sileo
- Almost all latest devices are included under the support list
- Latest iOS 16 to iOS 17 versions are supported
- During the installation, have to complete the terminal process
- It allows to download most important third party apps from Sileo lite
- Never void the device warranty, just like original Palera1n semi-tethered jailbreak tool
Community-based Zylon is a jailbreak solution you can use to install 3rd party apps on your iDevice. iOS 15 jailbreak to iOS 15.7.8 jailbreak related apps and tweaks can be installed from Zylon. In addition, Zylon has added support so that it can be used as a jailbreak alternative to download jailbreak apps not only for iOS 15 and iPadOS 15 series, iOS 16 and iPadOS 16 series but also for all versions of iOS 17 and iPadOS 17.
Zylon supports installing iOS 15 to iOS 15.8 jailbreak apps and iPadOS 15 to iPadOS 15.8 jailbreak apps. Also supported with iOS 16 to iOS 17.2 and iPadOS 16 to iPadOS 17.2 to install third party apps. Therefore, Zylon can be used as an Checkra1n alternative for installing 3rd party apps on your iDevice as there is no Checkra1n jailbreak tool for the above versions.
Zylon Features :
- You can install Zylon directly without connecting your device to your PC.
- Zylon is a jailbreak solution, not a jailbreak tool, so it won’t corrupt your system root.
- You can download Cydia lite and Sileo lite.
- You can download the jailbreak app to the latest models iPhone 12, iPhone 13 and iPhone 14.
- Zylon supports the latest iPad models such as iPad Pro (6th generation), iPad (10th generation), iPad mini (6th generation) and iPad Air (5th generation).
- It does not void the User Device warranty.
- You can download Tweaks, popular jailbreak games, themes and Showlive themed apps.
- Zylon Install, uninstall, and reinstall can be completed in just a few steps.
Zeon Repo Extractor is another best Checkra1n alternative solution which you can download from Sileem App Installer. It uses a repo extracting method to install third party jailbreak apps.
Zeon Repo Extractor was originally released for the iOS 14 series and now it works with iOS 15 series, iOS 16 series and iOS 17 series as well.
Zeon Repo Extractor Features
- Because it is a repo extraction method, it does not affect the device system root.
- No problem getting Apple support or device warranty.
- You don’t need to connect your device to your PC to install Zeon, you can install it completely online.
- Supports all iPhones with the latest models and latest versions of iOS.
- All iPads with the latest models and the latest version of iPadOS are supported.
- Zeon Repo Extractor is available in a wide range of versions from iOS 14 to iOS 17.2.
- You can install many third party apps from Zeon Repo Extractor.
Hexxa Plus Repo Extractor
Hexxa Plus Repo Extractor is an upgraded version of Hexxa Repo Extractor. Hexxa worked for iOS 12 to iOS 12.5.7 versions. Then upgraded Hexxa Plus Repo Extractor works from iOS 13 up to now. So as a well experienced Jailbreak solution, Hexxa Plus Repo Extractor helps to install many third party apps, themes, tweaks, games and many more features by extracting Repositories.
Hexxa Plus Repo Extractor is also listed under Sileem App Installer. Just download it through the Sileem App installer using the following download button.
Hexxa Plus Repo Extractor Features
- Hexxa Plus can be used by iPhone users who run iOS 13 up to now.
- All the iPads are supported running iPadOS 13 up to now.
- Real alternative solution for Checkra1n tool as well as Checkra1n Jailbreak solutions.
- No device limitations as well as version limitations for Hexxa Plus jailbreak solution.
- Well experienced jailbreak solution for older versions as well as latest versions.
- It has a very easy few steps to compete to install jailbreak apps.
- Hexxa Plus uses the most reliable repo extracting method to extract repos on supported iDevices.
- Device warranty or regular updates are not voided.
We have described the Checkra1n tool, Checkra1n Jailbreak Solutions, Checkra1n alternatives above. So please check the device version you are using, choose the method that suits your preference, download the jailbreak app, and customize your device yourself. However, using a jailbreak tool to jailbreak your device is very risky. So we recommend using Checkrain jailbreak solutions or Checkra1n alternatives , if you worry about device warranty. It is 100% risk-free jailbreak alternatives instead of jailbreak tools. Experience the jailbreak alternative for yourself.