Since its release last Friday, the Absinthe 2.0 jailbreak for iOS 5.1.1 has been downloaded a whopping 1.2 million times in just a couple of short holiday weekend days. The Chronic Dev Team released some stats on Twitter yesterday stating “Some stats since release of #Absinthe – 211,401 jailbroken iPad3’s and 973,086 devices newly jailbroken! #JBFTW ! ;D”
All iOS devices, with the exception of the latest iPad 2 using the 32nm A5 Chip, are able to jailbreak using this latest version of Greenpois0n Absinthe 2.0. Support for the version 2,4 iPad will be added at a later date.
So, want to jailbreak? Here are the six steps required to roam free and wild on your iOS devices: