Apple at WWDC 2020 unveiled iO 14 and iPadO 14, which has since been available as developer betas. Now, the Cupertino-based tech giant has announced that the first public beta builds of both iO 14 and iPadO 14 are available and ready to download. The latest version of iO brings a slew of new features such as a new App Library, home screen widgets, offline translations, etc.
iO 14, iPadO 14: Will my iPhone or iPad get iO 14?
Before you check if your device is eligible for the update, we’d recommend that you only install the beta release on a secondary iPhone or iPad. ince this is a beta build, you may encounter some major bugs. To avoid this, it is always advised not to install beta software on your primary device. With that said, below is the list of all the eligible devices for iO 14 and iPadO 14.
List of iPhones eligible for iO 14 public beta.
List of iPads eligible for iPadO 14 public beta.
iO 14, iPadO 14 public beta 1: How to download and install
Before you go ahead and install the latest software on your device, make sure that you have taken a complete backup and that your device has at least 50 percent battery or is connected to the charger. Now, follow these steps.
- On your iPhone or iPad and visit Apple’s Beta oftware Program website.
- Next, sign in using your Apple ID and enrol your device in the Apple Beta oftware Program.
- After this, go to ettings > General > oftware Update to get the latest iO public beta build on your iPhone or iPad.
- Wait for your device to finish downloading the software. Once it does, you can begin the installation process, after which your iPhone or iPad will be on iO 14 or iPadO 14.
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