How to Jailbreak iOS 10.2 Using Yalu102 Alpha
Yalu102 iOS 10.2 jailbreak IPA file is now available for users who want to do a semi-untethered jailbreak on your iOS device. This jailbreak file is created by Marco Grassi and Luca Todesco, and offers support to devices running iOS 10.2 for first time.
But before starting the jailbreak, you should know which firmware versions and devices are supported for this jailbreak tool. Besides, you should take note that this is just a semi-untethered jailbreak, so it needs to be re-entered after each reboot.
- The supporting firmware and devices are only for 64-bit devices including iPad Pro, iPhone 6s/6s Plus and running on iOS 10.2. iPhone 5S and iPhone 7 series are expected in the future
- Download Cydia Impactor for Windows • Mac
- Download and install the latest iTunes version.
- A computer running on macOS or Windows.
- Have an Apple ID or developer ID (you can easily register at appleid.apple.com.)
- Download the Yalu102 Alpha jailbreak IPA file from this link.
Steps to Jailbreak iOS 10.2 Using Yalu102 Alpha and Cydia Impactor
Step 1: Connect your compatible iPhone/iPad to the Mac/PC via a lightning cable.
Step 2: Create a full back up of your data first via iTunes to ensure you can restore the contents in case there is something wrong with the jailbreak.
Step 3: Disable Passcode/Touch ID on your device by going to Settings > Touch ID & Passcode.
Step 4: Deactivate Find My iPhone by going to Settings > iCloud > Find My iPhone, and then turn it off.
Step 5: Launch Cydia Impactor on your computer
Step 6: Drag and drop the downloaded IPA Yalu102_alpha file into the window of Cydia Impactor.
Step 7: Type in your Apple ID & password when it’s prompted by Cydia Impactor.
Step 8: Wait until Cydia Impactor install the jailbreak app on the device.
Step 9: Once done, disconnect the device from the computer and go to Settings > General > Profile(s) and Device Management. Here, tap on Trust and repeat it for the relevant certificate.
Step 10: Launch the jailbreak Yalu102 app from your Home screen and tap ‘Go‘ to start the jailbreak process. After the process is complete, the device will reboot, and then you’ll see the Cydia icon on the Home screen.
That’s all you have to do. You have now successfully jailbreak your iOS device. But remember, this is a semi-untethered jailbreak, so you have to do the Step 10 again after each reboot to put device into the jailbreak mode.