Posted in News by Patricia on August 13, 2020
Apple has released iOS 13.6.1 and iPadOS 13.6.1, two minor software updates for the iPhone and iPad.
These incremental upgrade doesn’t include any new features, but promises to fix the green tint display issue.
It also fixes storage space problem that was preventing automatic deletion of system data files when storage is low on your Apple smartphone or tablet.
iOS 13.6.1 also fixes patches a bug that could make Exposure Notifications available for certain users.
iOS 13.6.1 and iPadOS 13.6.1 are available over-the-air for all compatible devices in the Settings app.
How To Update To iOS 13.6.1
1. Open the Settings app on your iPhone or iPad.
2. Tap on General and select Software Update.
3. Tap on Download and Install, available on the iOS 13.6 software update screen.
4. Provide your Passcode and Agree with Apple’s Terms.
5. Remain on the Software Update screen or tap Install Now to complete the update process, after iOS 13.6.1 is downloaded and deployed on your device.
Fact: iPhone reboots automatically to mark the completion of the update process.
iOS 13.6.1 Update Log
This minor software update ‘includes bug fixes for your iPhone’.
Is the update log iOS 13.6.1 blank? You’re not the only one, several readers have reported to us the same finding. It seems that for certain iPhone models like the XR, the update log doesn’t display properly. You can force restart your device and browse Settings -> General -> Software Update again or check below the full version of it:
“- Addresses an issue where unneeded system data files might not be automatically deleted when available storage is low
– Fixes a thermal management issue that caused some displays to exhibit a green tint
– Fixes an issue where Exposure Notifications could be disabled for some users
Some features may not be available for all regions or on all Apple devices. For information on the security content of Apple software updates, please visit this website: https://support.apple.com/kb/HT201222”
What do you think? Will iOS 13.6.1 be the last update of for the iOS 13 generation, or we will see at least one more release before switching to iOS 14 this fall? Share your thoughts in the comments section available below.
Related: Check out a comprehensive list of new features coming with iOS 14!