Cydia is a third-party app store for jailbroken Devices and an alternative for the Sileo App store.
All iOS and iPadOS users can install Cydia from the following Jailbreak tools.

iOS 15.3 to iOS 15 Cydia install coming Soon

iOS 15.3 / iOS 15.2.1 / iOS 15.2 / iOS 15.1.1 / iOS 15.1 / 15.0.2 / 15.0.1 and 15 Cydia install could be released soon. Some famous jailbreak tool developers are working on it.

  • Checkra1n coming soon for 15 and above - Siguza confirmed
  • Pangu Team demonstrated iOS 15 Jailbreak
  • Pasten team member Saar Amar released POC and IOMFB vulnerability.
  • CoolStar successfully run libhooker on the iOS 15 Beta 8 version.
  • Jonathan Scott ready to releaseiOS 15.0.2 RCE 2.1 and 2.2

Read more about iOS 15.3 to iOS 15 Install cydia possibilities

15 to 15.1.1 Cydia install possibilities

15.2 - 15.2.1 Cydia install possibilities

15.3 Cydia install possibilities

Cydia for iOS 15.3 to iOS 15 ( Every Devices )

iOS 15.3 to iOS 15 users can install Cydia from Checkra1n virtual Jailbreak and Unc0ver virtual Jailbreak. This is the only method to run Cydia on iOS 15.3 to iOS 15 running every Devices, including iPhone 13 Series and iPhone 12 series.

Checkra1n virtual and Unc0ver virtual tools can be installed directly from Zeon app store. Tap the link below from Mobile Safari to install.

Once installed Zeon > Must install Zeon Repo Extractor > Then Go to Get Repos Option and Copy the Checkra1n virtual or Unc0ver virtual Repo URL > Then Open Repo Extract option and paste the repo URL and tap Extract.

Checkra1n Jailbreak Guide - iOS 12 to iOS/ iPadOS 14.8.1

Checkra1n Jailbreak supports iOS 12 iOS/iPadOS 14.8.1 running A9/A9x/A10/A10x/A11 Devices.

Checkra1n Download Link and written guide

Unc0ver Jailbreak - iOS 14.8 to iOS 14.6

Unc0ver new version supports installing cydia for iOS 14.8 to iOS 14.6 versions. This new Unc0ver version supports 14.8 to 14.6 running A12 and A13 Devices only. You can use both Online and PC versions of the Unc0ver tool from the below.

Unc0ver Online

Unc0ver PC

Fugu14 + Unc0ver 14 Jailbreak Guide - iOS/iPadOS 14.5.1 - 14.4

Fugu14 Untethered jailbreak supports to install Cydia for iOS/iPadOS 14.5.1 to iOS/iPadOS 14.4 running A12 / A13 and A14 Devices.

Must set up Fugu14 before installing the Unc0ver tool. Follow below steps.

Written guide and Video guide to Setup Fugu14.

Update News - Fugu14 will install automatically when you install Unc0ver from latest version of AltStore

Install Unc0ver

Uncover Jailbreak Guide- iOS 11 to iOS/iPadOS 14.3

Unc0ver Jailbreak dropped version 6.0.0 for iOS 11 to iOS 14.3 , running every iPhone / iPad and iPod Touch Devices.

Unc0ver Jailbreak Download link and Written guide

Rootless Jailbreak Guide iOS 12 - iOS 12.4.8

Rootless Jailbreak supports iOS 12 to iOS 12.4.8 versions running A7 to A11 Devices.. But Rootless Jailbrak does not install Cydia after completing the Jailbreak process. So you have to install Jailbreak apps through Filza File manager. Unc0ver Just updated for iOS 12.4.8

Rootless Jailbreak Download link and Written guide

Chimera Jailbreak Guide - iOS 12 iOS 12.5.5

Chimera Jailbreak tool supports iOS 12 to 12.5.5 versions. Sileo is the default app manager for Chimera tool. But still, Chimera users can install Cydia from the Sileo Package manager.

Chimera Jailbreak Download link and written guide

Electra Jailbreak Guide iOS 11 to iOS 11.4.1

Electra Jailbreak tool supports iOS 11.4.1 to iOS 11. Follow below Jailbreak instructions.

Download Link and Written Guide

P0insettia Jailbreak - iOS 10.3.4

p0insettia Jailbreak tools support iOS 10.3.4 running 32-Bit Devices ( Only for iPhone 5 ). p0insettia is an untethered jailbreak tool developed by the Sakura team with checkm8 BootROM exploit.

Download p0insettia Jailbreak

Meridian Jailbreak Guide - iOS 10 to iOS 10.3.3

Meridian is a Semi-untethered Jailbreak tool that supports A7 to A10X 64-bit running Devices. Meridian tool also has Pc and Without Computer methods. Without a PC is the easiest way to run the Meridian jailbreak tool

Download Link and Written Guide

DoubleH3lix Jailbreak Guide - iOS 10 to iOS 10.3.3

DoubleH3lix Jailbreak fully compatible with iOS 10 to iOS 10.3.3 running 64-Bit Devices. Well known Siguza and Tihmstar are the developers of this tool.

Download Link and Written Guide

G0blin jailbreak Guide - iOS 10.3 - iOS 10.3.3

G0blin jailbreak tool also supports iOS 10.3 - iOS 10.3.3 running 64-Bit Devices. G0blin Jailbreak online method currently revoked. But still, you can install the G0blin Jailbreak tool from the AltStore method.

Download Link and Written Guide

Saigon Jailbreak Guide - iOS 10.2.1

Saigon tool only supports iOS 10.2.1 running iPhone 6s,iPhone 6s Plus ,iPhone 6 ,iPhone 6 Plus ,iPhone SE ,iPad Mini 4 ,iPad Air 2 Devices. Saigon online tool currently revoked. So recommended using the AltStore method to install the Saigon tool.

Download Link and Written Guide

Yalu Jailbreak Guide - iOS 10.0.1 to iOS 10.2

Luca Todesco is the developer of Yalu Jailbreak. Yalu jailbreak is also known as Mach Portal Jailbreak. Yalu Tool supports iOS 10.2 – iOS 10.0.1 running Devices.

Download Link and Written Guide

Phonix jailbreak Guide - iOS 9.3.6 - iOS 9.3.5

Phonix jailbreak IPA now not available on the official website. It is blocked by Google because of detecting malware attacks.

Download Link and Written Guide

Home Depot jailbreak Guide - iOS 9.3.4 to iOS 9.1

Home Depot jailbreak released for 32-bit iOS 9.1 to iOS 9.3.4 running iPhone, iPad and iPod Touch Devices.

Download Link and Written Guide

Pangu8 Jailbreak Guide - iOS 9.3.3 to iOS 9.2

Pangu8 untethered Jailbreak tool supports iOS 9.2 - 9.3.3 running 64-bit Devices.

Download Link and Written Guide

Daibutsu Jailbreak Guide - iOS 8.4.1

SakuRα Development team released an untethered Daibutsu jailbreak tool for iOS 8.4.1 version. Unfortunately, the Daibutsu tool only works iOS 8.4.1 running 32-bit Devices. Here is the complete list of support for Daibutsu.

Download Link and Written Guide

Taig jailbreak Guide - iOS 8.4 to iOS 8

Taig untethered jailbreak released for iOS 8 to iOS 8.4 running iPhone,iPad and iPod Touch Devices. Taig Supports both Windows and Mac.

Download Link and Written Guide

PP Jailbreak Guide - 8.4 - 8.1.3 / iOS 9.3.3 - iOS 9.2 and iOS 10.2 - iOS 10

iOS 8.4 - 8.1.3 / iOS 9.3.3 - iOS 9.2 and iOS 10.2 - iOS 10 running iPhone,iPad Devices are supported for PP Jailbreak.

Download Link and Written Guide

Pangu8 jailbreak Guide - iOS 8 to iOS 8.1

Pangu8 jailbreak tool currently offline. You cannot download the Pangu8 jailbreak tool from the official website. So do not visit pangu8 jailbreak site.

Download Link and Written Guide

Pangu7 Jailbreak Guide - iOS 7.1, iOS 7.1.1 and iOS 7.1.2

iOS 7.1, iOS 7.1.1 and iOS 7.1.2 running iPhone , iPad Devices fully compatible for Pangu7 Jailbreak tool. Pangu7 Jailbreak website also blocked by Google. So do not visit to Pangu7 website and stay away from it.

Download Link and Written Guide

Evasi0n7 Jailbreak Guide - iOS 7.0 to iOS 7.0.6

iOS 7.0 to iOS 7.0.6 running iPhone and iPad Devices support for Evasi0n7 tool. Follow below Evasi0n7 jailbreak guide.

Download Link and Written Guide

P0sixspwn Jailbreak Guide - iOS 6.1.3

iOS 6.1.3 running iPhone and iPad are supported for P0sixspwn Jailbreak.

Download Link and Written Guide

Absinthe Jailbreak Guide - iOS 5 to iOS 5.0.1

iOS 5 to iOS 5.0.1 running iPhone, iPad Devices support for Absinthe Jailbreak tool.

Download Link and Written Guide

Install Cydia Without PC

Most of the latest Jailbreak tools support to Install Cydia Without Computer . Unc0ver Jailbreak tool is the most famous Jailbreak tool that supports Online. Click the following link to get all details about Jailbreak without a PC.

What Cydia can do?

Once installed Cydia, you can install Apple restricted applications and install applications that are not available in Apple App Store.
Usually, iOS / iPadOS users cannot customize the Devices as they want. Like Home Screen customize / Add Custom ringtone / Change theme / Font Change / Location spoofer / Carrier unlock / iPhone iCloud unlock / iCloud Bypass and etc.
So Cydia is a must-have application if you want to change your Device to the next level.

How to remove Cydia?

Cydia Can be removed anytime with few methods. Follow the below method to remove.

iOS Upgrade method - Once updated to the latest iOS version. Cydia will erase from your Device. Also, it will lose the re-jailbreak ability.

Unc0ver Restore RootFS method - Cydia will erase from your Device but will not lose re-jailbreak ability.

Checkra1n Restore System - Cydia will erase from your Device but will not lose re-jailbreak ability.

iTunes restore option. Connect your Device to iTunes installed PC ( Windows / Mac ) Then tap Restore.

How to add Cydia Repos?

Jailbroken users can add Cydia repos in two ways.
The first method is clicking Silzee Repos Direct install. You must open this page from Cydia Installed iPhone / iPad and iPod Touch Mobile Safari and tap below the Cydia repos button.
Also, you can add those repos to Sileo / Installer and Zebra package managers.
The second method is by Adding repos URL. Therefore, you must open Cydia > Tap Source > Tap Edit > Tap Add > Add Source > Enter Repo URL.

How to remove Cydia Repo

Users can remove / Delete the repo anytime. Tap any source which you want to delete. Then swipe to the left. Then you will have an option to delete the Source.

Trusted ( Safe ) Cydia Repos list

Tap the buttons from Cydia installed Device ( Make sure to open this page from Mobile Safari )

Install Apps / Tweaks Without Cydia

As I said above, Cydia is a third-party application manager for Jailbroken Devices. But Jailbroken users still can install applications / Tweaks, etc., without installing the Cydia application.
Therefore, you should install the Filza file manager on your jailbroken Device. Then Download deb files and Copy and paste deb files to the filza File manager.
You can get most latest Cydia deb files from here.

Change Home Screen Icons 15.2 - 15 ( Without Jailbreak )

iOS 15.2 iOS 15 users can now change the Home Screen icon from Silzee Theme Board. It is a Jailbreak Free method and is based on iOS Siri Scripting.
How to change Icons without Cydia - Written Guide

Change Home Screen / Lock Screen ( YoorWeather )

YoorWeather is a newly released method for changing Home Screen and Lock Screen theme. This method only works on iOS 15 and above Devices.
You can get an actual Jailbreak feeling from the YoorWeather method.
How to Apply - Written Guide

Popular Tweaks ( iOS 11 and above ) FREE

Apple default does not allow device modification, but once you jailbreak, you can remove this restriction. After then you can get countless Jailbreak tweaks and apps to customize your device as you wish. Tap the below link to get the most popular Jailbreak tweaks and apps.

Best Jailbreak Tweak List - Install links.

Best Jailbreak Tweak List - Video

Popular Themes Sn0wBaord ( iOS 11 and above )

Adding themes is the best part of jailbreaking. So once you install Cydia, you can access thousands of colorful and fantastic themes.

How to Install Themes - Winterboard written guide

Best Cydia Themes - Video

Are Cydia apps safe?

The simple answer is yes. But we not recommended installing crack repos. Most crack ( Pirate ) repos content malware files and hack contents. So installing Cydia Jailbreak apps from crack apps is unsafe.
Sometimes these unsafe applications will brick your iOS Device. So you cannot whether Cydia apps are safe or unsafe manually, but Silzee Can do it for you.
Silzee team developed a Scam finder tool, and you can check whether repos content malware or not from the Silzee Scam finder tool.

Are Cydia apps free?

Jailbreak and install Cydia always free. Also, most apps are free, and some of them not. Here is the most popular Paid Tweak list.

Cydia Substrate

Cydia Substrate is formally known as a MobileSubstrate, and that helped to Tweak injection. Substrate has three major versions: MobileHooker, MobileLoader, and safe mode. Get the latest Substrate update from here.

Cydia Impactor

Cydia Impactor is a tool for sideloading IPA files. Jailbreak is not necessary for import IPA files from Impcator tool. Currently, Cydia Impactor is not updated for the latest iOS version. But latest iOS users can use Cydia impactor alternatives from below.

Cydia Eraser

Cydia Eraser is also known as a Cydia Impactor. You can remove Cydia from the Cydia Eraser tool without removing the re-jailbreak ability.

What is Cydia Extender

Cydia Extender is an on-device utility to renew applications and also basically Cydia Impactor on your device. Unfortunately, Apple is usually not allowing to sign applications.
Extender only works with Jailbroken iPhone, and no need to use an Apple Developer account.

Please Note - This package renamed Extender: Reload.

Install below repo to install Extender: Reload.

Cydia Alternatives

There are so many alternatives to Cydia. Sileo is the perfect alternative for it.


Sileo is the default third-party app manager for Chimera and Electra Jailbreak. Sileo is the perfect alternative for the Cydia app manager.


AppTapp Team is the Developer of Installer5 Cydia alternative. At this time, Installer5 is fully compatible with iOS 10 to iOS 13 versions. When compared with other package managers, Installer5 has more features. You can install Installer5 for your jailbroken Devices, add below repo URL.


The modern and powerful Package manager for jailbroken iPhone, iPad, and iPod Touch Devices. Currently, Zebra is fully compatible with iOS 8 to iOS 13 jailbroken devices. You can add it to your Device as a Cydia replacement through their official repo. Just add the below Source to your Source list and add.

Cydia Alternatives ( Tweaked App Stores )

Many Tweaked app stores are available for the latest iOS versions, such as TuTuBox,TweakBox, AppValley, Appcake, CokerNutx. These applications do not require a jailbreak to install. You can install the most popular app, Tweaked app,++ applications, and Modified Games app from these tweaked app stores.

Cydia Scam

Many scam methods available for download Cydia at the moment. App is the world-famous scam method. It is a Survey Scam for iOS users. You can get more information about scam from here.

Common Cydia Errors and How to Fix

There are lots of Errors, and you cannot use Cydia until you fix it. Use the below links to know common errors and guide to fix them. link

theiphonewiki link

Who Create Cydia

Jay Freeman (saurik) is the Developer of Cydia.

Cydia History

Cydia launched in February 2008 as an alternative for the Installer application. Cydia's name came from the moth genus ( scientific name of Cydia pomonella ).
Still,'s domain name is not owned by Saurik, and he filed an action back in 2010 against Cykon Technology Limited regarding domain name rights.

Cydia Name meaning

Cydia's name reference the moth genus. Cydia pomonella is a scientific name for the coddling moth. The coddling moth is a stereotypical apple worm. That's why Saurik named it a Cydia.

Check your Jailbreak / Cydia Knowledge

We think you had good knowledge about Cydia from the Silzee Cydia page. Now you can check your Jailbreak / Cydia knowledge from below.