Update 1: iOS 5 Final version has been released for Download and Jailbreak - Click Here
How to jailbreak iOS 5 GM ? MuscleNerd has just confirmed this question. The well-know iPhone hacker has confirmed on his Twitter that the current version of Redsn0w can jailbreak iOS 5 GM on iPhone 4, 3GS, iPod touch 4G, 3G and iPad 1. So far iOS 5 GM jailbreak is tethered jailbreak which means that you have to connect your iDevice with PC every time you reboot your iDevice.
Jailbreak iOS 5 GM - Supported devices :
- iPod touch 3G
- iPod touch 4G
- iPad 1
- iPhone4 (GSM)
- iPhone4 (CDMA)
- Download Redsn0w 0.9.9b2 for Windows / Mac
- Download iOS 5.0 GM for iPhone, iPod, iPad
- Download iOS 5.0 beta 7 for iPhone,iPod, iPad
- Download iTunes 10.5 beta 9
Jailbreak iOS 5 GM - iPhone 4, 3GS,iPod Touch 4G, 3G, iPad [Tutorial] :
Step 1: Restore to iOS 5.0 GM
Step 2: Start Redsn0w, press on "Extras > Select IPSW" and point it to iOS 5.0 beta 7 firmware ipsw file.
Step 3: Now select “Install Cydia” and click “Next”. Optionally (if available), you can also select any other option you like.
Step 5: Wait until you get iOS 5.0 beta GM jailbroken in few minutes. Congratulations.
Tethered Jailbreak : Once current Redsn0w jailbreak is still tethered jailbreak, you will be required to connect your iOS device with your computer and run Redsn0w again then choose "Just boot tethered right now".