The evad3rs jailbreak team has officially release the iOS 6.1.2 jailbreak for the iPad, iPhone and iPod Touch. Again, this is the first jailbreak that supports the iPhone 5 and iPad Mini. It is very simple to jailbreak your iPad Mini or any other iOS device for that matter running iOS 6 or higher.
Below are the steps for an iPad jailbreak:
Step 1: Download evasi0n (via jailbreak dev website or mirrors below)
Evasi0n: Mac (mirror 1, 2, 3) – Windows (mirror 1, 2, 3)- Linux (mirror 1, 2, 3)
Step 2: Run evasi0n.exe as administrator.
Step 3: It is recommended to disable your passcode on your device if there is one enabled.
Step 4: Plug in your iPad, iPhone or iPod Touch into your PC. Ensure your device is running iOS 6.x.
Step 5: Evasi0n will indicate that your device has been, the jailbreak button will be enabled with a successful applicability check.
Step 6: Click the Jailbreak button to begin the jailbreaking process for your device.
Step 7: Automatic steps being performed, watch and wait!
Step 8: The next screen that will need your input will ask that you unlock your iPad, iPhone or iPod Touch, you will now see a new app icon on your Home screen named “Jailbreak”. Select the Jailbreak app icon one time, the screen will go black and return to the Home screen...ONLY TAP ONCE!
Step 9: Again, be patient while automatic steps are being performed.
Step 10: Done message will be shown on the evasi0n tool. Your device will reboot...possibly multiple times.
Step 11: Evasi0n logo will be displayed when everythinng is nearly complete, then you will return to the lockscreen.
Step 12 (Optional): Donate a couple bucks to the @evad3rs via the donate link toward the bottom of the Evasion homepage.
You can now begin to enjoy your now iPad jailbreak running iOS 6.