Ever wanted to install Android on your jailbroken iPhone 2G/3G without having to go through the hassle of connecting it to your computer? Then you’ve come to the right place! You can install Android on your iPhone 2G/3G using Bootlace 2.1.


Before you start off, please follow the instructions very carefully! The supported devices are as follows along with the version of iOS:

  • iPhone 2G- 3.1.2, 3.1.3
  • iPhone 3G- 3.1.2, 3.1.3, 4.0, 4.0.1, 4.0.2, 4.1

Note: GM candidates DO NOT count in this!

Also the jailbreak tools which are supported in this are:

  • PwnageTool
  • Redsn0w
  • Blackra1n

Note: if you’ve used a jailbreak tool apart from the ones listed above then it’s a no go.

Step 1: We’re assuming that you have jailbroken your iPhone 2G/3G using the tools mentioned above, once you’re done with it, fire up Cydia and add this repository URL: http://repo.neonkoala.co.uk , once you have added the repository, click on “Add Source”, and then install “Bootlace”.step1

Step 2: You will see the “Bootlace” icon in your springboard now, fire it up!step2

Step 3: Once you’re into “Bootlace”, install “OpeniBoot”.


Step 4: Now install “iDroid”.


Step 5: Once “iDroid” has finished installing, you’re all done! Just Open “QuickBoot” and tap on the Android mascot and it will restart your iPhone and take you into Android OS. step5

Warning: Might give someone over Apple a heart attack.

[via FunkySpaceMonkey]