Apple has released a new iOS 8.4.1 update for select iOS devices. It s a minor update that brings nifty performance improvements to Apple Music, as well as system wide bug fixes. Also Read - Apple sells more iPads in early 2021 than ever, grows along with SamsungAlso Read - Apple Podcasts Subscriptions and channels go live in 170 countries starting today
Apple Music, which came as a part of the iOS 8.4 update, was announced at the WWDC back in June. However, users had complained about glitches while using the music streaming service. The iOS 8.4.1 update comes roughly six weeks after the initial rollout of Apple Music service. Also Read - Apple TV+ free trial will now be available for 3 months instead of a year: What to do?
The update is roughly 64MB in size and is available to download over-the-air or via iTunes. The list of supported iOS devices includes iPhone 4S, 5, 5C, 5S, 6, and 6 Plus; fifth and sixth generation iPod touch and all iPads except the first-generation model.
Here s the iOS 8.4.1 changelog:
- Resolves issues that could prevent turning on iCloud Music Library
- Resolves an issue that hides added music because Apple Music was set to show offline music only
- Provides a way to add songs to a new playlist if there aren’t any playlists to choose from
- Resolves an issue that may show different artwork for an album on other devices
- Resolves several issues for artists while posting to Connect
- Fixes an issue where tapping Love doesn’t work as expected while listening to Beats 1
Note – This update also kills jailbreak. So, if you don t want to lose jailbreak, it would be better to stay away.