Kindle Paperwhite Jailbroken; Ready for Custom Screensavers

By Jason Fitzpatrick on October 5th, 2012

If you’re already longing for some custom screensavers on your new Kindle Paperwhite, you’re in luck. The new Kindle has been jailbroken, opening it up to all sorts of custom hacks and modifications.

For extra guidance on what to do once you’ve jailbroken, check out our guide to adding the screensaver hack and creating/adding screensaver images–make sure to grab the updated screensaver hack while you’re at it.

Kindle 5.1.x Jailbreak [via Hack A Day]

Jason Fitzpatrick is a warranty-voiding DIYer who spends his days cracking opening cases and wrestling with code so you don't have to. If it can be modded, optimized, repurposed, or torn apart for fun he's interested (and probably already at the workbench taking it apart). You can follow him on if you'd like.

  • Published 10/5/12
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