How to jailbreak Kindle Paperwhite
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.
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.
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.
2. Install jailbreak files
Click the link below to get the jailbreak files:
Extract the zip file you’ve got and you can see these files.
Connect Kindle Paperwhite to computer. Put jailbreak.mobi and
jailbreak.sh in the root directory and put MOBI8_DEBUG in the
Eject the device and you will find a new document at home screen
like this .
Open it and click the link “JAILBREAK”
Just follow the instructions shows on the page and the jailbreaking
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