iOS 6.1 is now available, you can now update your iOS device to Apple’s latest firmware. While iPhone 5 users has been on iOS 6.0.2 for some time now, iPhone 4s users and other iOS devices were stuck with iOS 6.0.1, but now you can upgrade to the latest iOS which is version 6.1 and be on the same iOS with the iPhone 5. Although it’s a minor update it’s still always worth upgrading your iOS device to the latest iOS to be up to date with the latest firmware from Apple.
To directly update to iOS 6.1 on your iPhone, iPad, or iPod touch, go to Settings -> General -> Software Update. Then you will be prompted with installation instructions and release updates.
Here’s a brief list of the updates included on iOS 6.1 as seen on the screenshot below:
- LTE support for more carriers (complete list of supported carriers at www.apple.com/iphone/LTE
- Purchase movie tickets through Fandango with Siri (USA only)
- iTunes Match subscribers can now dowload individual songs from iCloud
- New Button to reset the Advertising Identifier
So there, go ahead and update you iOS device now. =)