Steps to Install Android in iPhone Using Bootlace

Those of you who want to taste the Android operating system and don’t want to change their iPhone, there is a solution to it. Using Bootlace you can now install Android 2.2.1 Froyo in iPhone 2G and 3G. The process is extremely simple and easy to understand. All you need is a jail broken iPhone 2G/3G with required iOS for the installation. There is another very slow and lengthy procedure to install Android in iPhone but that requires a Computer and a lot of expertise. For those you want the process to be very simple Bootlace gives you the chance to do so.

Before starting the first thing that you need to keep in mind is that Bootlace is only compatible with iPhone 2G running iOS 3.1.2 and 3.1.3 and iPhone 3G running iOS 3.1.2, 3.1.3, 4.0, 4.0.1, 4.0.2 and 4.1.

Useful information that needs to be kept in mind is that only the iPhone 2G and 3G jail broken with Pwnage Tool, Redsn0w and Blackra1n.

If the above requirement is meet than you are good to go with installing Android 2.2.1 Froyo on iPhone 2G and 3G. See the listed below steps on how to install Android in iPhone.

The whole operation needs to be done with active Wi-Fi connection because the downloadable fills are larger in size and need fast internet connection.


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    The first thing that you need to do is to jailbreak your iPhone. You can use Blackra1n, Redsn0w or Pwnage Tool to jailbreak your iPhone. The tools will guide you how to jailbreak your iPhone.

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    Once your iPhone has been jail broken go to Cydia on the springboard and tap the “Add Source”. Add the source “” and the search Bootlace and install it.

    Add Source in Cydia
  • 3

    After Bootlace is installed tap the application icon on the springboard.

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    When Bootlace is launched you need to install OpeniBoot. Just tap on the green install button to install it. 

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    After the installation of OpeniBoot is done tap on the “iDroid” tab listed in the bottom and tap install button. 

  • 6

    Once all the installation is complete tap the “QuickBoot” tab from the bottom and tap Android Logo. Your iPhone will restart and will boot into Android.

    Android iPhone

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