A new mac tool called n1ghtshade is a boot chain jailbreak & downgrade utility for A6 and A6X devices. Features Allow downgrades and custom firmware to be loaded. Jailbreaks. Hacktivates.
How to downgrade Iphone 5 to iOS 6 without SHSH, n1ghtshade tool downgrades the first world supported for iphone 5, the tool can be downgrade with any iOS 6 without SHSH, n1ghtshade support only macOS.
- Currently cannot jailbreak iOS 8 and up
- Mac only; Works on macOS Sierra and up
If you want to jailbreak your iphone you need downgrade first to a lower version, for example, iOS7.2.1 and then use the tool to jailbreak.
The Apple A6 chip is only used in iPhones, and not in iPads or any generation of iPod touch, iPad minis, or Apple TVs.
iPhone 5 iPhone 5C.
iPad (4th generation)