At an event, Apple announced a lot of things. Many reports also claimed that the updates and new devices can be interrelated in terms of applications. However, Apple made a global announcement in it. Apple Announces iOS 16 Update Release Date for the iOS 16 stable updates.
After many successful trials through the iOS 16 beta, it’s coming out on September 12. If you haven’t installed the iOS 16 beta yet, then you’ll get to experience what really iOS 16 is!
Many features like new Lock Screen customization, organization of better notification, and many more are introduced. Also, You will also be able to share things with your family and friends in a new and improved way with the update, which focuses on deeper intelligence. So, on a short note, let’s have a look at its super cool features.
Release Date for iOS 16 stable update
iOS 16 has been released in eight developer betas and six public betas since it was announced at WWDC 2022 back in June. In the official iPhone 14, blog posts Apple mentioned the new iOS 16 release, but it does not mention the iOS 16 release date on stage. The update will be available next Monday, so get your iPhones ready! As always, the update will be free.
While Google did much with Material You, this update is not heavily focused on the UI, but instead introduces features that were much requested. However, you can see that iOS 16 brings much more new features. Features such as improvements to notification access, Live Text, lock screen widgets, and SharePlay, along with the new privacy features such as Safety Check, Lockdown mode, etc are introduced.
Also, it’s worth noting that, it comes with the inbuilt Fitness app. You can track all the medication in this Health app on your iPhone. Along with this, you can also mirror your watch on your iPhone. There are much more cooler features in this which you can experience after installing it.
There’s another great feature on this update that you can now Unsend or edit the message on iMessage. That’s cool, right? Previously, many such updates were necessary but this update focuses on overall major issues.
Next week this update will roll out. Along with these many updates, you can experience so much more features.
iOS 16 update supported devices Below is the list of the devices –
- iPhone Xs Max
- iPhone XR
- iPhone SE 5G and second-gen
- iPhone 12 series
- iPhone 8
- iPhone 8 Plus
- iPhone 13 series
- iPhone Xs
- iPhone 11 series
- iPhone X
The iOS 16 update will not be available for the iPhone 6s and 7 series because Apple discontinued support for both.
Get your phone ready for an update
After knowing whether your device can get an update or not, you must go to the second part. Make your phone ready for an update with these simple steps –
- Before getting any updates, get a fresh backup of your data. After getting a backup, you can install the update.
- Storage issues might become a problem so make sure you free up some storage. Reminder – 5GB of storage is mandatory for an update.
- Make sure your device is plugged into a charger the battery percentage must be a minimum of 80 percent. With these simple steps, your update can go smoothly.