A brand new Apple TV jailbreak Blackb0x has been launched that may allow you to jailbreak your second or third-generation Apple TV. The jailbreak instrument is solely obtainable for macOS proper now.
Whereas Blackb0x helps the second-gen. and third-gen. Apple TV, the compatibility listing is a bit complicated.
- Apple TV 3,2 (A1469) (iOS 8.4.x untethered, iOS 7.x tethered)
- Apple TV 3,1 (A1427) (iOS 8.4.x untethered, iOS 7.x tethered)
- Apple TV 2,1 (A1378) (iOS 7.1.2 tethered, iOS 6.1.4 untethered)
As you’ll be able to see from the listing above, whether or not you’ll be able to jailbreak your Apple TV 2/3 or not depends upon what model of iOS it’s operating on. The method to jailbreak the Apple TV may even fluctuate relying on which mannequin you’ve. Apple now not helps the second and third-generation Apple TV, so with this jailbreak, you’ll be able to a minimum of attempt to breathe a brand new lease of life into your outdated streaming field.
Do observe that Blackb0x doesn’t help the older Apple TV 4K. For that, you’ll have to use Checkra1n jailbreak.
On a jailbroken Apple TV, you’ll be able to set up Kodi and another helpful tweaks. There are definitely not as many tweaks for Apple TV as there are for iOS and iPadOS. Nonetheless, the flexibility to put in Kodi in itself opens the door to a world of prospects.
You possibly can obtain Blackb0x and discover the directions to jailbreak your Apple TV over at its GitHub web page.