Tag Archive: Beta


Installing iOS 13 Beta & iPadOS Beta Right Now is Easy, But Wait

Now that iOS 13 beta 1 and iPadOS beta 1 are in the wild for developers to test, an increasing number of curious users are seeking out ways to download and install the latest beta system software onto their iPhones and iPads to try out all the fancy new features. Technically, anyone can install the … Read More

Download iOS 13 Beta 6 & iPadOS 13 Beta 6 Now Available

iOS 13 beta 6 and iPadOS 13 beta 6 have been released by Apple. The new beta builds are currently available to users who are enrolled in the developer beta testing program for iOS and iPadOS. Typically a developer beta version of iOS 13 and iPadOS 13 is released first, and is soon followed by … Read More

How to Leave the iOS 12 Beta Testing Program

If you previously enrolled an iPhone or iPad in the iOS 12 beta testing program, either as a public beta tester or as a developer beta tester, you may now wish to leave the iOS 12 beta program so that you no longer receive future beta system software updates. This also insures that you’ll stay … Read More

Beta 1 of iOS 13.2 & iPadOS 13.2 Released for Testing

Apple has released the first beta versions of iOS 13.2 and iPadOS 13.2 for users enrolled in the beta testing programs for iPhone and iPad system software. iOS 13.2 beta and iPadOS 13.2 beta presumably focus on bug fixes, enhancements, and other improvements to the operating systems, though a few new features are also being … Read More

MacOS Catalina 10.15 Beta 5 Download Available

Apple has released MacOS Catalina 10.15 beta 5 to users enrolled in the developer beta testing program. A developer beta release usually arrives first and is soon followed by the accompanying public beta build. Separately, Apple has released downloads for iOS 13 beta 5 and ipadOS 13 beta 5 for beta testers, along with new … Read More

MacOS Mojave 10.14.3 Beta 3 Released for Testing

Apple has released MacOS Mojave 10.14.3 beta 3 for users enrolled in the beta testing programs for Mac system software. A developer build is usually available first, soon followed by the same build for public beta testers. Separately, Apple also released iOS 12.1.3 beta 3 along with new betas for tvOS and watchOS. The new … Read More

iOS 13.1 Beta 1 & iPadOS 13.1 Beta 1 Released for Testing

Apple has released the first developer beta of iOS 13.1 and iPadOS 13.1 to users who are enrolled in the iPhone and iPad beta testing programs. The issuing of a first point release beta could suggest that development of iOS 13 and iPadOS 13 has finished already (with the last version being iOS 13 beta … Read More

iOS 12.1 Beta 1 Released for Testing, Along with Beta 1 of WatchOS 5.1 & tvOS 12.1

Apple has released the first beta versions of iOS 12.1, tvOS 12.1, and watchOS 5.1 to users participating in the beta system software testing programs. The first beta builds of the various operating systems arrive just days after the final versions of iOS 12 update and watchOS 5 and tvOS 12 were released to the … Read More

iOS 12.1 Beta 5 Released for Testing

Apple has released iOS 12.1 beta 5 to users enrolled in the iOS developer beta testing program. Usually the same build as a public beta arrives soon after. Separately, Apple has also released watchOS 5.1 beta 5 and tvOS 12.1 beta 5. While macOS 10.14.1 beta 5 has not yet been released, sometimes the beta … Read More

iOS 12 Dev Beta 11 & MacOS Mojave Beta 9 Released for Testing

Apple has released iOS 12 developer beta 11, alongside macOS Mojave developer beta 9. While these betas are currently limited to developers, the accompanying public beta versions are also available with slightly different versioning, labeled as iOS 12 public beta 9. Separately, new beta software updates are available for tvOS and watchOS as well, both … Read More