iOS 15 Released, Features, How to install, Eligible iPhones: Beginning this week, Apple started rolling out its latest operating system dubbed iOS 15 globally. Announced for the first time at the company’s WWDC 2021 virtual event earlier this year, the software update is reaching all eligible iPhone models starting with the iPhone 6s and up to the latest models consisting of the iPhone 13, the iPhone 13 Pro, the iPhone 13 mini, and the iPhone 13 Pro Max. Also Read - iOS 15.1 update now available: How to download on your iPhone, new features and upgrades
With the iOS 15 operating system, Apple brings a wide array of features including focus mode, new notification design, shareplay, new facetime features, a wide range of memojis, among many others. iOS 15 started rolling out officially beginning September 20 globally, including the Indian market. Also Read - iPhone SE 3 likely to bring some interesting specs at a budget, release timeline out
Many of you must have already installed the operating system but if you still haven’t upgraded your eligible iPhone to iOS 15, here’s how to install it without wasting a minute. To install iOS 15, you must first have an eligible iPhone model. Check the list of iOS 15 compatible iPhone devices first: Also Read - iPhone sales record 150 percent growth in India during Q3 2021: Report
iOS 15 supported iPhones
iPhone 13 mini
iPhone 13 Pro
iPhone 13 Pro Max
iPhone 12 Pro
iPhone 12 mini
iPhone 12 Pro Max
iPhone 11 series
iPhone SE (2020)
How to install iOS 15 now
Step 1: Head over to the Settings menu in your iPhone
Step 2: Scroll down to the General option
Step 3: Check if your iPhone has received the iOS 15 update. Most likely your device would have received the update
Step 4: If yes, click on the Download option displayed on the screen
Step 5: Apple also provides the option to install the update while you are asleep. Select the best-suited option and install the iOS 15 update.
Once the iOS 15 update is installed, your iPhone will boot up. Getting the device updated to the latest operating system will take some time since the download size is around 3GB. Before starting with the installation process, below are a few tips to keep in mind.
Tips to keep in mind before installing iOS 15
–Before installing the iOS 15 update, connect your smartphone to a stable WiFi connection. Ensure to disable your mobile date right at the beginning.
–Since iOS 15 is a heavy update and measures around 3GB, so it is best to make some space by deleting unwanted phones, videos, and other documents.
–The installation will take some time (around 30 minutes) to completely install, so it is better to download it at night when you are asleep.
–You must ensure to backup all your personal data in iCloud before starting the installation.