Stefan Esser, known as i0n1c on the web, posted photos on Twitter – iPad 2 running Cydia online store application.
Line bottom of the screen speaks that this hacker managed to carry out first jailbreak iOS 5.1 on a device with A5 chip. New iOS 5.1 came out a few hours after presentation of the new iPad tablet and Apple TV set-top box.
Almost immediately was hacked by developers of the iPhone Dev Team. However, their exploits – Redsn0w and Sn0wbreeze from an independent programmer iH8sn0w – only support devices with “outdated” A4 processor, including the iPhone 4, 3GS, iPad 1 and iPod touch. New models – iPad 2, iPhone 4S are incompatible to jailbreak with the current iOS 5.1.
The German hacker show screenshots that iOS 5.1 jailbreak for iDevices with A5 chip, is alredy done. The pictures shows the Wi-Fi-model iPad 2 with Cydia 1.1.5.