How To Downgrade iOS 9 to iOS 8 [video]

Yesterday, Monday 8 June, Apple officially presented at WWDC iOS 9. Many developers and users who have been tempted to download the new version of the mobile operating system. But it may be that, once installed, they want to return to the previous version: iOS 8, either for possible bugs, glitches or problems of stability of the beta version. Read more after the jump.





Greenpois0n explain step by step how to downgrade iOS 9 to iOS 8 undoing the process and reinstalling the firmware on your iPhone and iPad.Do not worry, it's easy!

Downgrade of iOS 9 to iOS 8

Method 1:

1. The first thing you have to do before you start is to download the iOS version 8 You Like It from here. You just have to select the device (iPhone, iPad, Apple Watch ...), model (iPhone 6 or Plus, iPad Air 2, etc.) and iOS version 8.

2. Next, connect the iPhone or iPad to PC / Mac via the USB port.



3. Now you have to open iTunes and select your device. In Greenpois0n we recommend making a backup on your PC / Mac or iCloud to recover all data in case a problem occurs in the process.


4. Turn to the main section and then click on the reset button while You keep down the Shift  key on Windows or Option on OS X. opens a popup window where you will be able to find the file downloaded and iOS 8, then iTunes will handle automatically install that version of the mobile operating system on your iPhone or iPad.



Did you see how easy it was? No complex processes or laborious tasks you can do downgrade of IOS 9 to any other version of iOS 8 within half an hour and with ease. In addition, these steps will also serve you to downgrade to any firmware.

Method 2:

Additionally, there is another method to retrieve an older version of Apple's mobile operating system.This method requires that we have the .ipsw file version you want to return.

1. To begin the process you will have to connect your iOS device to your PC or Mac and open iTunes.

2. Then Hold down the Home button and on / off until turned off and on again. As soon as the display lights have to release the button on / off while You keep holding the Home button until iTunes detect the DFU mode or recovery.




3. Finally, you have to restore your iPhone while pressing the Alt (OS X) or Shift (Windows) and You select the desired firmware, as we indicated in the previous method.

And finally, if you have not been clear neither methods to perform a downgrade from iOS 9 to iOS 8 you can complete the process easier:



Thank you for participating and happy downgrade!


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