Tag Archive: Beta


Beta 1 of iOS 10.1, macOS Sierra 10.12.1, watchOS 3.1, tvOS 10.01 Released

Apple has released the first beta versions of iOS 10.1 (build 14B55c), macOS Sierra 10.12.1 (build 16B2327e), watchOS 3.1, and tvOS 10.0.1. These beta builds will likely focus on bug fixes, feature refinements, and improvements to issues found with the just released iOS 10, macOS Sierra 10.12, WatchOS 3.0, and tvOS 10.0 versions of system … Read More

macOS Sierra GM Download Available Now to All Beta Testers

The macOS Sierra GM Candidate build is available to download and install now for all Mac users who are participating in either the Public Beta or Developer Beta testing programs. The macOS Sierra GM Candidate installer is about 5 GB when downloading fresh from the Mac App Store. Always back up a Mac before installing … Read More

macOS Sierra Dev Beta 8 & Public Beta 7 Released for Testing

Apple has released a new beta version of macOS Sierra for public beta and developer beta testers, versioned as Mac OS 10.12 developer beta 8 and Mac OS 10.12 public beta 7. Mac users who are participating in the beta testing programs for Mac OS system software can find the latest macOS Sierra update in … Read More

iOS 10 Beta 8 Released for Testing

Apple has released new beta builds of iOS 10 to users enrolled in the developer beta and public beta testing programs. The latest developer beta of iOS 10 is beta 8, with a simultaneous iOS 10 public beta 7 release also available. The new 8th beta release is quite small as an over-the-air update, suggesting … Read More

macOS Sierra 10.12 Beta 7 Available for Testing

Apple has released the seventh beta version of macOS Sierra to users participating in the Mac developer beta testing program. The same build is also available to public beta release testers versioned as macOS Sierra public beta 6. Mac users running a prior version of macOS Sierra 10.12 can find the latest version available now … Read More

iOS 10 Beta 7 Released for Testing

Apple has released yet another beta release of iOS 10. The new build arrives as Developer Beta 7 and iOS 10 Public Beta 6, and as usual is compatible with the iPhone, iPad, and iPod touch devices which support the iOS 10 release. Users running an existing beta version of iOS can update to the … Read More

Beta 6 of iOS 10, macOS Sierra, watchOS 3, tvOS 10 Released

Apple has released new beta versions of iOS 10, macOS Sierra 10.12, tvOS, and watchOS. The new beta builds are available now for users who are running either the developer beta or public beta. For iOS 10, the latest beta release is versioned as Developer Beta 6 and iOS 10 Public Beta 5 respectively, both … Read More

Beta 5 of iOS 10, macOS Sierra, watchOS 3, tvOS 10 Released

Apple has released the fifth beta versions of iOS 10, macOS Sierra 10.12, watchOS 3, and tvOS 10. The latest system software beta builds are available for developers first, with the accompanying public beta version typically available soon after. Users who are actively running an existing beta version of iOS 10, macOS Sierra, watchOS, or … Read More

Beta 4 of iOS 10, macOS Sierra, tvOS 10 & watchOS 3 Download Available

Apple has released the fourth developer beta versions of iOS 10, watchOS 3, tvOS 10, and macOS Sierra 10.12. While the initial beta 4 builds are for the developer previews, accompanying public beta versions are likely due for release soon behind. It is worth noting the public beta versioning is one release off and behind … Read More

How to Downgrade MacOS Sierra Beta to OS X El Capitan

Some Mac users may wish to downgrade from MacOS Sierra Beta and revert back to OS X El Capitan, this is particularly common if you have found things to be less than stable or otherwise problematic and would like to return to a more stable operating system experience – a fairly common scenario for beta … Read More