iPhone Users Hurry Up! Download This Update Immediately to Fix Bugs on Your Device
Apple has started rolling out the latest iOS 14.4.2, iPadOS 14.4.2 updates for iPhone and iPads. The update aims at fixing the existing bugs in your iOS devices and hence is called a security update.
The company has rolled out the iOS 14.4.2, iPadOS 14.4.2 updates and has advised the users to upgrade their devices to the new OS immediately. The Apple security support page names this updates as a Webkit fix.
According to the company previously a bug was witnessed in the Webkit which was making the websites perform abruptly. In order to fix this bug, Apple has rolled out the latest 14.4.2 update.
The new update is available just three weeks after the release of iOS/iPad OS 14.4.1 and more than a month after the iOS/iPadOS 14.4 updates.
The iOS and iPadOS 14.4.2 updates can be downloaded for free and the software is available on all eligible devices over-the-air in the Settings app.Users can follow these steps to install the update i.e. Settings > General > Software Update.
In addition, the Cupertino-based tech giant has also started rolling out watchOS 7.3.3 update.
Recently, Apple revealed that the iOS 14 installation has increased to 86 per cent of iPhones introduced in the last four years.
All four software updates (iOS 14.4.2, iPadOs 14.4.2, iOS 12.5.2, and watchOS 7.3.3) should already be available to all users of supported devices right now.
Published on Apple’s Developer webpage, the data shows that in total, 80 per cent of all devices use iOS 14, with 12 per cent still using iOS 13 and the remaining 8 per cent still running iOS 12 or earlier. For the iPad, 70 per cent of all devices use iPadOS 14.
Nearly 12 per cent of all active iPhones are still running iOS 13, and 2 per cent are running even older iOS versions (as of February 24).
Nearly 14 per cent of all active iPads are still running iPadOS 13, while 16 per cent remain on an even older software version.
(With inputs from IANS)