With iOS 16 nearly right here we’re not anticipating an excessive amount of extra from iOS 15, however one – presumably last – replace has simply landed within the type of iOS 15.6, and it contains each a brand new function and a few fixes.
As typical, an iPad software program replace has landed alongside it, dubbed iPadOS 15.6, and the adjustments are the identical in each.
The headline function is the power to now restart, rewind, pause and fast-forward stay sports activities video games which are already in progress from the TV app. This isn’t one thing that may profit everybody but it surely could possibly be a really helpful enchancment for sports activities followers.
Past that, the iOS 15.6 and iPadOS 15.6 replace is usually about bug fixes. These embrace a repair for a difficulty the place Settings could proceed to show that system storage is full even when it’s not, a repair for a difficulty which will trigger braille units to decelerate or cease responding when navigating textual content in Mail, and a repair for a difficulty in Safari the place a tab could revert again to a earlier web page.
So in case you’ve been experiencing any of these issues then this replace is properly price grabbing as quickly as doable.
As typical, although, the replace additionally contains safety patches, so even in case you haven’t skilled these bugs and don’t care concerning the TV app replace, we’d nonetheless suggest downloading it as quickly as doable, to maintain your system secure and safe.
The replace ought to be accessible now for all eligible units, which incorporates something that may run iOS 15 or iPadOS 15. Particularly, that’s the iPhone 6S and up on the iPhone aspect, and the iPad mini 4 and later, iPad Air 2 and later, iPad fifth era and later, and all iPad Professional fashions on the pill aspect.
You need to have the ability to discover the newest replace by heading to Settings > Basic > Software program Replace, (in case you’re not robotically prompted to obtain it anyway), but when it’s not seen then verify again later or tomorrow, as it would take some time to land on each system.
Evaluation: subsequent cease iOS 16
On condition that iOS 15.6 has landed round two months after iOS 15.5, it would properly be the final model of iOS 15 we get, since iOS 16 is anticipated roughly two months from now in September.
It’s doable that we’ll see an iOS 15.7 a month or so down the road, however we wouldn’t rely on it, and both manner, iOS 16 will nearly definitely be the subsequent large replace.
So what are you able to count on with that? Effectively, Apple has already introduced iOS 16 and launched betas of the software program, so we all know a whole lot of what might be on provide. This contains customizable lock screens, improved notifications, an ‘Undo ship’ function for Messages, enhancements to the Focus mode, a redesigned Residence app, and an entire lot extra.
Principally, that is an replace becoming of getting an entire new quantity connected to it, so it’s one you’ll need to obtain. It additionally appears to be like like a considerably greater replace than Android 13, which can also be anticipated later this yr.