Problems With New Untethered Jailbreak For iPhone Reported

The iPhone Dev Team had released a beta version of the untethered jailbreak solution for iOS 4.2 yesterday. And from what we hear now, the process has not gone smoothly for a number of users. If you are yet to jailbreak your device, you may want to check out the issues that one can anticipate while jailbreaking with this beta software

  • iPod app on iPhone 4 and iPad may not work
  • YouTube app on your iDevice may stop working
  • Your iPhone, iPod Touch or iPad may face incompatibility with AirPlay
  • Applications may crash randomly
  • Videos from camera roll may not play smoothly

Besides this, the iPhone Dev team has also outlined a number of other known bugs and have also noted that Bluetooth has been disabled for the time being. What all this means is that unless you are a seasoned developer who can manage these hiccups, this jailbreak is not for you. You may be advised to wait for some more time until a more stable release is developed.