Apple has released iOS 16.0.2 with bug fixes. We are updating!

On the night of Thursday to Friday Apple released iOS 16.0.2. The release of the update was not preceded by a single day of open beta testing, and the release itself did not take place on the traditional Tuesday for such events, which indicates the emergency nature of the update. However, it is understandable: the classic iOS 16 turned out to be full of bugs and flaws that prevented the comfortable use of compatible devices. So Apple didn’t have the opportunity to wait until next week, and decided to release a patch with fixes as early as possible.

iOS 16.0.2 was released urgently to fix the bugs of the release version of iOS 16

Although iOS 16.0.2 is available for everyone devices that have updated to iOS 16, it was mainly released for owners of new iPhone models: 14 Pro and 14 Pro Max. They had a lot more problems than everyone else. Here and unnatural shaking of the camera in third-party applications, and interruptions in the rendering of the Dynamic Island notch, and periodically popping up a notification about copying data to the clipboard. In general, there were enough shortcomings.

iOS 16.0.2 – what’s new

The key bug that fixes iOS 16.0.2 is the camera shake of the iPhone 14 Pro and 14 Pro Max

As you can see, new features included with iOS 16.0.2 no. Yes, that’s not what it’s meant for. All changes contained in the update are fixes for existing errors and shortcomings:

  • We fixed an issue that could cause the camera on iPhone 14 Pro and 14 Pro Max to shake and blur photos taken with third-party apps.
  • Fixed a crash that caused the screen to dim when devices were activated;
  • We fixed an issue where copying and pasting data would cause a notification to repeatedly appear asking if you would like to use the clipboard.
  • We fixed an issue resulting in VoiceOver becoming unavailable after a reboot.
  • Fixes a crash that prevented iPhone X, XR, and iPhone 11 displays from responding to touch properly.

Not all bugs fixed in iOS 16.0.2, applied to the iPhone 14 Pro and 14 Pro Max. At least a couple of the flaws eliminated by the update manifested themselves on earlier models. Therefore, it is recommended to install the update for everyone without exception. It is possible that Apple not only solved the existing problems in the functionality of compatible devices, but also increased the stability of their work in general by working on optimization.

How to update iPhone

Install iOS update the most convenient way is by air. The night after the release of the update, the hype should have subsided, so most likely you will update without any problems and delays:

  • Go to “Settings” on your iPhone;
  • Open the “Basic” tab;

You can install the update over the air

  • Select the “Software Update” section;
  • Search for updates and install iOS 16.0.2.

It is important to understand that if you have any of the beta versions installed on your iPhone, then update to iOS 16.0.2 you just won’t be able to. In this case, you will need to delete the test profile that you downloaded to the device, and then roll back to the stable version, as described in the instructions. Only after that you will be able to roll iOS 16.0.2. The main thing – do not forget to save a backup in iCloud.


Source: AppleInsider.ru — крупнейший сайт о iPhone, iPad, Mac в России by appleinsider.ru.

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