Apple Releases iOS 17.0.1 and iPadOS 17.0.1 with Bug Fixes
Thursday, September 21, 2023 10:28 am PDT by Juli Clover
Apple has issued updates for the iPhone and iPad, releasing iOS 17.0.1 and iPadOS 17.0.1. These updates come just days after the launch of iOS 17 and iPadOS 17, and aim to address various bug fixes found in the new software.
The iOS 17.0.1 and iPadOS 17.0.1 updates, which are build 21A340, can be downloaded on compatible iPhones and iPads by going to Settings > General > Software Update. Additionally, there is a separate iOS 17.0.2 update (build 21A350) available exclusively for iPhone 15 and iPhone 15 Pro models.
According to Apple’s release notes, the updates offer bug fixes and important security updates for all eligible devices. This is in line with Apple’s ongoing commitment to providing a secure and reliable user experience.
Apple’s security support document also confirms that these updates address several security vulnerabilities that may have been actively exploited against previous versions of iOS, up until iOS 16.7.
For users who have not yet updated to iOS 17 or are unable to do so, Apple has released iOS 16.7 (build 20H19) as an alternative option.
In other related news, here are some popular stories surrounding the release of iOS 17:
– iOS 17: 10 New Features That Just Launched: Apple announced iOS 17 in June, highlighting a multitude of new features and changes for the iPhone. After more than three months of beta testing, the free software update was released on September 18 for the iPhone XS and newer models. Additional features are expected to be rolled out later this year.
– iPhone 15 Models Feature New Setting to Strictly Prevent Charging Beyond 80%: The iPhone 15 series, including the iPhone 15 and iPhone 15 Pro, now includes a battery health setting that restricts charging beyond 80% when enabled. This feature is separate from the existing Optimized Battery Charging feature, which intelligently delays charging past 80% until a more suitable time.
– Best Apps With New iOS 17 and watchOS 10 Features: With the introduction of the new operating system, developers have started incorporating various features and design elements. Major apps have received updates that take advantage of iOS 17, while watchOS 10 brings a fresh design language and a range of Apple Watch updates. Users can explore new features in popular apps, including Flighty (Free, Premium Subscription), a flight tracking app.
Apple’s latest software updates aim to enhance user experience by addressing bugs and vulnerabilities, providing an improved and secure environment for iPhone and iPad users.