Paid apps are completely free to use on jailbroken iOS and Android devices if you don't download them from the Google Play Store. To access paid apps without spending a dime, you need to jailbreak iOS or install APK files on Android.
Method 1 of 3: Jailbreak iOS
Step 1. Go to the page of the Redsn0w jailbreak program
www.redsn0w.us/2013/10/the-ultimate-jailbreak-wizard.html. Here you will find a jailbreak program compatible with your iOS device.
Step 2. Select your iOS device and its model from the drop-down menu
Step 3. Select the iOS version that is on the device
This information is located under Settings> General> About this device on your iPhone, iPod, or iPad.
Step 4. Select your computer under Platform and then click the Check your iDevice button
This will display the name of the software that can be used to jailbreak your device.
Step 5. Open the official page of the hacking program
Alternatively, go to the Redsn0w downloads page for the jailbreak programs:
Step 6. Download the jailbreak program to your computer
Some programs do not require installation.
Step 7. Run the jailbreak program installation file
Step 8. Following the instructions on the screen, launch or install the jailbreak program on your computer
Step 9. Save the configuration of your iOS device via iCloud or iTunes
This will prevent data loss if the device is reset during a jailbreak.
Step 10. Connect your device to your computer using a USB / Lightning cable
Step 11. Launch the jailbreak program and click the "Start" or "Jailbreak" button
Step 12. Follow the instructions on the screen to jailbreak your iOS device
All such tools are programmed to automatically guide you through the hacking procedure.
Step 13. Disconnect the iOS device from the computer when the program asks to do this
Cydia will now be displayed on the home screen of the device. Cydia is a source of free apps for users of jailbroken iOS devices.
Step 14. Launch Cydia and click on Manage
Step 15. Select Sources and then click Edit
Step 16. Select Add, and then enter the link to the source from which you want to download paid applications for free
Free paid apps are found in repositories and app catalogs. Examples of large app stores include AppCake (cydia.iphonecake.com), Sinful iPhone (sinfuliphonerepo.com), and xSellize (cydia.xsellize.com).
Step 17. Click Add Source and then go back
Step 18. Select the source you just added and click Install
Step 19. Press Confirm
The source will start installing on the device, after which it will appear on the desktop.
Step 20. Open the vault looking for free paid apps
Step 21. Click on the application you want to download and then click Install
The application will start installing on the iOS device and will be displayed on the desktop when finished.
Method 2 of 3: Installing APK Files on Android
Step 1. Open the main menu and select "Settings"
Step 2. Select "Security" and put a check mark next to the option "Unknown sources"
This will allow you to install paid apps for free from outside, not from the Google Play Store.
Step 3. Open the site of the APK file you want to download
APK files are independent of the Google Play Store and can be downloaded from APK directories and developer sites. An example of a directory APK is the APK Pure from https://apkpure.com/app and the Apps APK from
Step 4. Download the APK file to your Android
The file will be saved in the Downloads folder.
Step 5. Open the Android Downloads folder and select the APK file
Step 6. Click "Install" and then "Yes"
The application will proceed with the installation and, upon completion, will appear in the list of applications.
Method 3 of 3: Potential Problems and Solutions
Step 1. Use a different USB port, USB / Lightning cable, if your computer or jailbreak software fails to detect your iOS device
This will eliminate possible problems due to faulty equipment.
Step 2. Install all necessary updates on your iOS device, computer or Android phone if you have problems with jailbreaking or installing APK files
This ensures that the latest operating systems are available.
Step 3. Restart your device and computer if attempts to jailbreak or install APK files result in errors
This will update the OS on the devices and thereby resolve connection issues.
Step 4. Roll back the jailbreak if it caused the iOS device to crash
This will restore Apple's warranty and return the device to factory settings.
Step 5. Restore factory settings on Android phone if the APK file damaged the system
Some APKs are not supported by Google Play Store and may interfere with your Android phone.
- Only download APK files from sites you trust. Some APKs contain malware that can threaten your personal safety. Think carefully before downloading apps from third-party sources.
- Jailbreak your iOS device only at your own risk and remember that Apple is not responsible for any damage that jailbreaking may cause to your device or computer. Apple does not approve of tampering with its devices, so doing so will void the manufacturer's warranty.
- Free downloading of paid applications is prohibited by the laws of some countries. Download paid apps at your own risk and be aware that your actions may result in fines and legal consequences.