Tag Archive: Testing


MacOS Mojave Beta 3 Download Released for Testing

Apple has released macOS Mojave 10.14 beta 3 to users participating in the Mac OS system software beta testing program. Typically the developer beta update arrives before the public beta update, which follows soon after. Often the public beta version is labeled as a version behind the developer beta, even if the release build number … Read More

Beta 3 of iOS 11.4.1 & macOS 10.13.6 Released for Testing

Apple has released the third beta versions of iOS 11.4.1, macOS High Sierra 10.13.6, and tvOS 11.4.1 for users who are beta testing the current suite of system software from Apple. The small point release updates to system software are typically focused on bug fixes, security improvements, and minor enhancements, and are unlikely to be … Read More

Beta 2 of iOS 11.4.1 and macOS High Sierra 10.13.6 Released for Testing

Apple has released the second beta versions of macOS 10.13.6 High Sierra and iOS 11.4.1 for user enrolled in the beta testing programs for current generation Apple system software. iOS 11.4.1 beta 2 is expected to be a bug fix update primarily, as no new features or major changes are expected in the iOS 11.x … Read More

Beta 5 of iOS 11.4.1 and macOS High Sierra 10.13.6 Released for Testing

Apple has released the fifth beta versions of macOS High Sierra 10.13.6 along with iOS 11.4.1. These beta builds are different from the ongoing beta testing of macOS Mojave 10.14 and iOS 12, which are due for final release this fall. Neither iOS 11.4.1 beta or macOS High Sierra 10.13.6 beta are expected to include … Read More

MacOS Mojave Beta 4 Released for Testing

Apple has released the fourth beta version of macOS Mojave 10.14 to users engaged in the MacOS developer beta testing program. The new macOS Mojave developer beta build is 18A336e and, as is usual, has arrived before the accompanying public beta release, which is typically a labeled version behind but otherwise the same software release. … Read More

iOS 12 Beta 2 Available to Download Now for iPhone and iPad Testing

Apple has released the second beta version of iOS 12 to iPhone and iPad users who are testing the next generation iOS system software release. iOS 12 developer beta 2 is available to download as a software update now on any compatible iPhone or iPad enrolled in the dev beta testing program. A public beta … Read More

iOS 11.4 Beta 1 Released for Testing

Apple has released iOS 11.4 beta 1 for iPhone and iPad users enrolled in the iOS beta testing program. The first iOS 11.4 beta release comes a few days after the final version of iOS 11.3 became available for general users. Separately, Apple also released watchOS 4.3.1 beta 1, and tvOS 11.4 beta 1. Presumably … Read More

MacOS 10.13.5 Beta 1 Released for Testing

Apple has released the first beta version of MacOS High Sierra 10.13.5 for users participating in the Mac system software beta testing program. The macOS 10.13.5 beta 1 release comes a day after the first beta of iOS 11.4 arrived for iPhone and iPad. MacOS 10.13.5 beta 1 presumably focuses on bug fixes and security … Read More

iOS 11.2.5 Beta 5 Released for Testing

Apple has released iOS 11.2.5 beta 5 to iPhone and iPad beta testers, just a few days after releasing beta 4 of the same system software version. The accelerated beta release pace could indicate that an important bug was discovered in the prior release and patched in the new version, or it could simply suggest … Read More

iOS 11.3 Beta 6 Released for Testing

Apple has released the 6th beta version of iOS 11.3 for users participating in the iOS beta testing program. The new beta build presumably focuses on continued bug fixes and refinements to the beta software for iPhone and iPad, marching the system software closer to the inevitable public release. Users enrolled in the iOS beta … Read More