Top 10 Cydia Tweaks To Download After Jailbreaking In 2013


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29 Dec 2012
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Top 10 Cydia Tweaks 2013

So you have finally jailbroken your iOS device and are looking for some Cydia tweaks that will make Android counterparts look silly? Well you have landed at the right place. We have a collection of Cydia tweaks that will make your iPhone, iPad and iPod touch more productive as well as more ‘alive’ when using it. So check out the list of top 10 Cydia tweaks to download after jailbreaking in 2013.

These top Cydia tweaks are not listed in any chronological order.

1. Auxo Cydia Tweak

Auxo Cydia tweak is probably the first Cydia tweak that has been designed for the iPhone 5. You might have already heard about Auxo. This tweak has been completely born out of a concept which as you can imagine is basically stunning. If you have just jailbroken your iPhone 5 than Auxo is a must-have.

Auxo allows you to completely revamp your App Switcher giving it a complete new look. When you open the App Switcher once Auxo has been installed, the apps are in a card shape showing exactly what is running. To close the running apps, you simply have to swipe down.

Auxo also features a much improved experience for those who are into music. If you swipe left in the App Switcher it brings up the music controls, it allows you to change the volume and by clicking the album art it goes into full-screen mode.

You can also get the ability to directly control your settings such as turning on Wi-Fi, enabling 3G and much more.

Read more about Auxo and how to download it by clicking the link below. It definitely is one of the best if not the best Cydia tweak in 2013 so far.


2. Zephyr Cydia Tweak

The second Cydia tweak on our list of “top 10 Cydia tweaks to download after jailbreaking” is an app called Zephyr. If you have jailbroken your iOS device before then you would definitely have installed this tweak called Zephyr.

Zephyr is a tweak developed by @chpwn which basically allows you to get the same functions that are present in the Meego handsets. You can simply swipe up to open the App Switcher, swipe left and right to open the applications that are currently running on iPhone, iPad or iPod touch.

Zephyr Cydia tweak basically enhances your productivity by a hundred times. It makes everything on the iPhone, iPad and iPod touch fast; you can open apps faster, close them fast, open runnings apps faster, it should have been named as the “fast-app”.

Zephyr is a must-have tweak that can be downloaded from the BigBoss repo.

3. SBSettings Cydia Tweak

Do I even need to explain this, seriously? SBSettings is probably the most famous Cydia tweak ever. It’s basically the first app you are going to download once you jailbreak your iPhone, iPad or iPod touch.

SBSettings is a Cydia tweak that allows you to change your settings without directly going to the settings app. You can toggle Wi-Fi, 3G, Bluetooth and much more using SBSettings.

You can download SBSettings from the BigBoss repo.

4. BiteSMS Cydia Tweak

BiteSMS is probably the most famous Cydia tweak regarding messaging. It revamps your messaging app in such a way that you won’t even recognize it, pun-intended.

Here are some of the features of BiteSMS:

-Quick Reply
-Quick Compose
-Quick List
-Ringtones – NEW
-Delivery Reports
-Scheduled SMS
-Passcode Lock
-Contact Pics
-Adding Smileys, Templates & Contacts
-Cancel Sending
-Retry on Failed
-Failed Indicator
-Character & Credit Counter
-Message Timestamp
-Quick Forward a Message
-Proxy Support
-Control Auto-Correction
-Hide Keyboard

5. Springtomize 2 Cydia Tweak

When people, especially those Android owners boost that they can customize their devices and you can’t. Well folks, this app is here to help you. Springtomize 2 is basically THE APP when it comes to customizing your iPhone.

It is basically a collection of all apps put together in one package. It allows full customization of your iPhone, iPad or iPod touch. You can change everything with Springtomize 2 such as animation, dock, lock screen, icons, folders and much more.

You can download Springtomize 2 from the BigBoss repo for $2.99. (There are ways to get this and other payed apps for free, contact me if u want to know how!)

6. Activator Cydia Tweak

Activator is a must-have Cydia Tweak. It basically makes your iPhone 100 times more productive. Activator Cydia tweak let’s you create shortcut to all applications on the iPhone, iPad or iPod touch. It does this by assigning different gestures to each application in the iOS device.

You can assign a gesture to a specific app by heading over to settings app and manually choosing a method for different applications. These methods range from shaking your iPhone, to triple pressing the home button.

Activator is used by many different applications therefore it is a must-have Cydia tweak. You can download Activator from the BigBoss repo and it is free! So go ahead and download it.

7. IntelliscreenX

IntelliscreenX is one of the top best Cydia tweaks that you can use right now for iOS 6. It was one of the first to be able to use Notification Center for an advanced integration of most of the common used features on an iOS device.

From the Notification Center you can check the commonly used system information such as an IP address, change brightness, toggle airplane mode on/off and many more, this is even available from your lock screen!

IntelliscreenX also allows you to check your email, Facebook and Twitter directly from the Notification Center. Saving much time.

You can download IntelliscreenX from the BigBoss repo for $9.99

8. Pkg Backup Cydia App

PkgBackup App is the best app for backing up all Cydia packages, themes, apps, tweaks & sources so you never lose anything after a restore!

When you restore your iPhone/iTouch firmware you lose all your packages/apps installed from Cydia and it’s really time-consuming to reinstall all Cydia apps. So this is where PkgBackup app for iPhone comes in. It does all the work of backing up for so you don’t need to worry if you still have that app after a restore.

You can download Pkg Backup for $7.99 from the BigBoss repo.

9. BigU Movies App

BigU Movies brings stream or download thousands of high quality full movies instantly! New content is added very frequently. This app has a user-friendly interface with many capabilities, which allows you to find your favorite movies fast and easy. This app will allow you to display your movies on your TV with the new built-in TV-OUT feature! Rename movies, sync your downloaded movies to your computer, and replay your movies all through the My Movies tab. Through this app you also have the ability to even share your movies with any web browser!

You can download BigU Movies Cydia app from the BigBoss repo for absolutely free.

10. WinterBoard Cydia Tweak

Winterboard App is one of the best apps for customizing your iPhone, iPod or iPad to fit your personalized taste with thousands of theme options. It let’s you apply themes to your iPhone, just like what you apply themes to the Windows desktop but with a greater customization. One of the other great features of winterboard app is it lets you mix in themes together, giving it an awesome effect!

Winterboard app has been developed by non other than the man himself Jay freeman founder of Cydia!

Where to get it? Just go to Cydia and type Winterboard and download it from there. After download Winter Board you can download themes, etc n enable it from winterboard.
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