Today, 15 October, Apple introduced the fourth beta version of iOS 12.1, watchOS 5.1 and 12.1 tvOS for users who have developer accounts. The release of the updates took place less than a week since the release of previous revisions, indicating that the company has completed the first phase of testing of updates and switched to an accelerated schedule. This may mean that from now on beta versions of the updates the brand Apple will come out once a week.
All three updates are already available to owners of compatible devices installed beta profile. Download as over the air and from the dev Center on the official website of the company. To resort to the latter method is recommended with the installation of the update using a computer. According to statistics, this installation method is more reliable compared to traditional, minimizing the probability of conversion updating the device to “brick”.
iOS 12.1 will be the first functional update to iOS since the release of the twelfth iteration in September of this year. The update includes several significant innovations, the release of which Apple promised at the presentation on September 12.
New iOS 12.1
- Manual adjustment of blur when shooting in portrait mode;
- Support eSIM on iPhone XS and XS Max.
- More than 70 new emojis;
- Group calls to FaceTime;
- Synchronization via iCloud Emoji (function hidden);
- Face detection in horizontal mode for iPad (the function is hidden).
It is also expected that in iOS 12.1 Apple will finally fix the problem of weak signal LTE on the iPhone XS and XS Max, will establish work with smartphones Bluetooth accessories, and also will eliminate other errors that were not fixed in iOS 12.0.1, released a week ago.
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