If you recently jailbroke your iOS 8 device or new to the jailbreak community, you must be looking for the most useful and trending tweaks that are a must have on every idevice i.e. iPhone, iPad and iPod touch. The following list contains the best tweaks of iOS 8 to iOS 8.1.2 running gadget that. These tweaks that are available on Cydia are stable enough after a series of probation and are ready for installation. The best part of these tweaks is that they are all available for free and could be easily downloaded from the web. This list is literally like the Cydia 101 of the present day. Here is the list of top five Best Free Cydia Tweaks iOS 8.1.2 that are worth downloading and are compatible with TaiG jailbreak for iOS 8.1.2 and below.

Compatibility Check:

Remember all these tweaks are compatible with


iPhone 6 plus
iPhone 6 plus

iPhone 6 and iPhone 6 plus, iPhone 5s, iPhone 5c, iPhone 5, iPhone 4s  including all the previous versions of the iPhone.


iPad Air, iPad Air 2, iPad mini, iPad mini retina and iPad mini 3 and all the new iPads.


All the iPod touch models.

List of the Best Free Cydia tweaks iOS 8.1.2

  1. Activator:

This is one of the most important and a quintessential jailbreak tweak for any user as this application allows the user to customize a number of shortcuts for any function on the phone. The app is accompanied with a bundle of options to launch different settings and apps with any gesture they wish, like on the lock screen or the home screen or when an application is already running etc., Eg., Users could activate the LED flashlight by clicking the home button thrice, or activate Siri using another button etc. It is that simple. It is one of those tweaks that gives you the full freedom of customization on your mobile device.

  1. Swipe Selection:
SwipeSelection iOS 8 iPhone
SwipeSelection iOS 8 iPhone

iOS gadgets have a default method of moving the cursor, that is, when the user has to tap and hold down the cursor before sliding their finger to decide the cursor’s destination. With the help of this tweak, they could simply slide the finger across the keyboard and get the cursor move along with it. This could be done without getting the finger blocking the cursor. It makes moving the cursor’s position when you are typing in text that much more simpler.

  1. Save Gram:
savegram iOS 8.1.2
SaveGram iOS 8.1.2

The only existing way to save videos or images in Instagram is by using the screenshot cropping methods, but with the help of this application, users could save images and videos on their Instagram news feeds. This tweak indeed gets the process of saving videos and images easily. Users only have to tap on the video or image they wish and click on the save button to get them saved on their iPad or iPhone.

  1. Status HUD2:
StatusHUD 2 iOS 8.1.2
StatusHUD 2 iOS 8.1.2

This is the most apt Cydia tweak that relocates the volume icon on the status bar to help users have a complete and clear view of their iPhone screen. With this tweak it is possible to change the icon of the volume in either circle or square ways. This helps people to watch images or videos without interruption of the volume HUD at the center screen.

  1. F.lux:
F.lux iOS 8.1.2
F.lux iOS 8.1.2

This is one of the most important and the best jailbreak tweaks that anybody would wish to install on their device, for it helps them in getting rid of the ‘blue hue’ that the iPhone screen emits during warmer temperature. This helps users avoid straining their eyes and this app is available on all iOS devices as well to help people working on their devices for longer time duration.

That’s it guys, these are our picks for the Best Free Cydia Tweaks iOS 8.1.2 available on Cydia and are free for all the newbies to try out some cool stuff.


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