If you are playing games on your PlayStation 4 for a while, then, of course, you have heard about jailbreaking consoles. You will be surprised that what is PS4 jailbreak and hows to install it? Another question that arises is, how you can do it? Don’t worry. Today, I will give you all kinds of information related to it, without wasting your time.
What is PS4 Jailbreak?
With the help of jailbreaking, you can make some changes in the PlayStation 4 with some programs ( Some lines of code). It will create some gaps in the device by taking advantage of the bug of the system. So, it will add some extra peculiarities to the PS4 and give the user administrative rights.
By using jailbreak PS4, you can remove the restrictions of Sony Computer Entertainment. This feature will allow you to play free games on the device and connect to third-party applications such as Game Manage, Game Mods, etc. Then you can install free games in your system by breaking some company rules.
The most beneficial feature is that you can also save your games’ backup in your PlayStation’s Hard disk drive HDD or external HDD-3.0.
Before installing the jailbreak on your PlayStation, you must know which version of firmware is suitable for your PS. Because, Sony brings the latest v6.50 firmware for the PS4, make sure to install the firmware’s appropriate version. Otherwise, jailbreaking for your PS4 doesn’t work for the v6.50 firmware.
But, below from this version, like v6.20 firmware, work for PS4 jailbreak. You can chop other versions of the firmware. If you see a jailbreak for the latest version, it will be fake or some ad or another file. So, be aware of the counterfeit files because, for v6.50 firmware, a jailbreak is not available.
If you find a crack in the latest version, it will lead you to the wrong side, and you must be aware of it. So, must be careful before taking any step because you can be hacked and can download virus in your console. And you will end up breaking your console. So, I will recommend you to be careful before taking any step.
But, there are some specifications for the PS4 Jail. So, you must fulfill them.
Specifications for Jailbreaking PS4
It would be helpful if you accomplished these conditions:
- First, you will need a USB of more than 512 MB. 1 GB will be the better option for you.
- Download any good extraction software like 7-zip or WinRAR
- In the end, most important, your PS4 must be cooperative with your system firmware.
If you fulfill these requirements, then you can follow the next step to install the jailbreak.
Follow these Steps For Installing PS4 Jailbreak
Must check that you are on the correct version; this option is available on their official website. So, carefully download the version that is suitable for your PS.
Download the custom firmware jailbreak file. Then wait until it is fully downloaded.
The next step is to derive the file using any extracting software like 7-zip etc.
After complete extraction of the file, copy it to the USB root, not in any folder.
If your PS is running, then for a moment, turn it off. Then plug your USB stick into the system console.
When your system is loaded, wait for some time, then move over to Settings → System Updates →Update via Storage Media → Proceed. Then your system will take 10 to 20 minutes to install the file completely.
When the installation had done, you can use your custom firmware jailbreak, whichever is suitable for your PS4. You have to follow these easy steps to enjoy your PS4. Now, You can entertain yourself with unique games and other mods by using your USB device. If you have any privacy issues, then you can buy games to support the developer.
Here is a complete guide that how to install a jailbreak PS4. I hope this will help you a lot. If you have any queries, then you can ask in the comment section below. Stay connected for more tech news and reviews.