After thorough testing, it seems that Apple is all set to share the iOS version 12.1.1 with the general public. If you desire, you can download the final IPSW links and OTA Update of iOS 12.1.1 on your iPhone/iPad. This comes pretty quickly after Apple released the iOS 12.1.1 Beta 1 Update. iOS 12.1.1 is, primarily, all about bug fixes and upgrading the performance levels of the OS on all compatible iPhone/iPad. With this release, Apple has ensured that all known security issues with prior versions are fixed.
Did you know that Downgrade from iOS 12.0.1 to iOS 12 is No Longer Possible? Apple has stopped signing iOS 12.
If you own a compatible iPhone/iPad (check from the links below) then you can grab the latest iOS 12.1.1 as an over-the-air update from Settings -> General -> Software Update. Alternatively, you can also get the IPSW download for your compatible device from the links given below.
- iPhone XS Max
- iPhone XS
- iPhone XR
- iPhone X
- iPhone10,4 (iPhone 8)
- iPhone10,5 (iPhone 8 Plus)
- iPhone 7
- iPhone 7 Plus
- iPhone 6s, iPhone 6
- iPhone 6s Plus, iPhone 6 Plus
- iPhone SE, iPhone 5s GSM, iPhone 5s CDMA
- iPad Pro (10.5-inch)
- iPad Pro (11-inch – 2018)
- iPad Pro (12.9-inch) (1st generation | 2nd generation | 3rd generation)
- iPad 5 (9.7-inch – 2017)
- iPad 6 (9.7-inch – 2018)
- iPad Air 2
- iPad Pro (9.7‑inch)
- iPad Air 1, iPad mini 2
- iPod touch (6th generation)
What’s new in iOS 12.1.1?
Apart from bug fixes and performance upgrades, iOS 12.1.1 does include some new features as well. Haptic Touch has been introduced for iPhone XR owners in the latest OS and it can be utilized in order to expand notifications on the lock screen. This really helps as 3-D Touch was missing on iPhone XR’s Liquid Retina LCD Display. Some user-interface level changes have been made to Apple News as well when a person is using his/her iPhone/iPad in landscape mode. Moreover, the e-SIM functionality has received upgrades and it now supports more carriers than previously it used to support.
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However, major amendments in iOS 12.1.1 are done to FaceTime. This comes as highly welcomed in the iOS community as a majority of the users were reporting usability issues with FaceTime after changes were made to it in iOS 12. Taking into account the complaints, Apple has made visual changes to the bottom bar of FaceTime as well as made some alterations in the way certain buttons and features are accessed on the FaceTime application.
Download iOS 12.1.1 Final IPSW & OTA Update on Compatible iPhone/iPad
So, that was all regarding the latest iOS 12.1.1. Altogether, it is a really good move from Apple as users are really happy that bugs and performance issues in the prior iOS version are immediately fixed by the company. We, definitely, can now see more people upgrading to iOS 12.1.1. Stay tuned with us for more updates.
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