How to jailbreak kindle paperwhite

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In this article, you will learn how to jailbreak the most popular e-ink reader – the Amazon Kindle Paperwhite. Read it and you’ll find that jailbreak is not that difficult as you imagine.

In this article, you will learn how to jailbreak the most popular e-ink reader – the Amazon Kindle Paperwhite. Read it and you’ll find that jailbreak is not that difficult as you imagine.

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  • 1. How to jailbreak Kindle Paperwhite www.epubor.com
  • 2. Jailbreak seems to be very popular in electronics like cellphone and tablet. It excavates many new feature of the device and do gives us much convenience. But jailbreak is not a easy job for every one. It requires a bit techniques and experience at some degree. A detailed and easy- to read jailbreak tutorial is very necessary. And this article is all about it. In this article, you will learn how to jailbreak the most popular e-ink reader – the Amazon Kindle Paperwhite. Read it and you’ll find that jailbreak is not that difficult as you imagine.
  • 3. 1. Change Kindle Paperwhite OS version This tutorial is only suitable for Kindle Paperwhite of 5.3.5 firmware version. Go to setting menu and choose “Device Info” to check your Kindle Paperwhite OS version. If it’s not 5.3.5, please update it to 5.3.5. Click the link below to download the 5.3.5 firmware bin file. http://ixtab.tk/kindle-touch-updates/update_kindle_5.3.5.bin Connect Kindle Paperwhite to computer and copy the bin file to the root directory of the device. Eject it and go to menu -setting – menu. Choose “Update Your Kindle” then the device will start to update automatically. Just wait for several minutes and the updating will finish.
  • 4. Check firmware version Update firmware
  • 5. 2. Install jailbreak files Click the link below to get the jailbreak files: http://www.mobileread.com/forums/attachment.php?attachmenti d=103175&d=1363715068 Extract the zip file you’ve got and you can see these files.
  • 6. Connect Kindle Paperwhite to computer. Put jailbreak.mobi and jailbreak.sh in the root directory and put MOBI8_DEBUG in the "documents" folder.
  • 7. Eject the device and you will find a new document at home screen like this . Open it and click the link “JAILBREAK”
  • 8. Just follow the instructions shows on the page and the jailbreaking will start.
  • 9. After the jailbreak process finish, your device will reboot. If you can find there is a document like this at home screen, that means the jailbreak succeeds. Source: http://www.epubor.com/how-to-jailbreak-kindle-paperwhite.html