iOS 14 release date is out and is set for September 16, today. CEO Tim Cook exposed the release date of iOS 14 at Apple’s virtual occasion on Tuesday, where it brought the Apple Watch Series 6, Apple Watch SE, iPad 8, and the iPad Air 4 as its brand-new hardware offerings. Apple revealed iOS 14 as the next model in the iOS household at the essentially held WWDC 2020 in June. Along with the current iOS variation, Apple is launching iPadOS 14, watchOS 7, and tvOS 14 later today.

iOS 14 release date, time in India

Apple CEO Tim Cook at his virtual keynote on Monday stated that iOS 14 release would occur today, September 16. Cook didn’t expose the release time, looking at previous rollouts, we can anticipate the iOS 14 upgrade to reach suitable iPhone designs and the seventh-generation iPod touch at around 10am PST/ 1pm EST. This suggests that the upgrade need to get here on your Apple gadget in India at around 10:30 pm IST today.

iOS 14 suitable iPhone designs

The iOS 14 upgrade will be readily available for download on all iPhone designs that remain in the compatibility list of iOS 13. This suggests that iOS 14 will work with the iPhone sixes, iPhone sixes Plus, iPhone SE, iPhone 7, iPhone 7 Plus, iPhone 8, iPhone 8 Plus, iPhone X, iPhone XR, iPhone XS, iPhone XS Max, iPhone 11, iPhone 11 Pro, iPhone 11 Pro Max, and the iPhone SE (2020 ). Apart from all these iPhone designs, the iOS upgrade will likewise work with the seventh-generation iPod touch.

How to download iOS 14

You can download iOS 14 on your qualified iPhone or iPod touch once it has actually reached your gadget by going to Settings > General > Software Update If you have actually currently picked that alternative on your gadget, it will likewise immediately be downloaded. We recommend you to support your individual information prior to starting the download procedure. Your gadget ought to have a sufficient quantity of battery charge, or be plugged in and charging, to bring out the upgrade.

iOS 14 functions

As Apple revealed at WWDC 2020, iOS 14 will be the “greatest upgrade ever to Home Screen pages” and will bring a brand-new area to arrange apps into one view called the App Library. The iOS upgrade will likewise bring revamped widgets along with a brand-new user interface for FaceTime, voice calls, and Siri interactions. Apple will likewise bring Picture-in-Picture assistance to your iPhone or iPod touch through iOS 14.

Further, iOS 14 will include an updated Messages experience where you’ll have the ability to pin any of your preferred discussions or get informed on getting messages in group threads through points out and inline replies. Apple will likewise use updates to preloaded Maps, Siri, and Safari apps.

The iOS 14 upgrade was likewise slated to bring the capability to let you pull out of in-app tracking. Apple postponed that specific privacy-focussed function after dealing with some reaction from designers consisting of Facebook. The business stated in a declaration that the requirement to utilize the tracking consent would enter into impact early next year.

iPadOS 14, watchOS 7, tvOS 14 release

In addition to the iOS 14 upgrade, Apple is launching iPadOS 14, watchOS 7, and tvOS 14 for all suitable gadgets later on today. The brand-new iPadOS will bring functions such as revamped sidebars, pull-down menus, and an improved search experience that works comparable to macOS’s Spotlight pop-up search bar.

For Apple Watch users, watchOS 7 brings customisable watch deals with, activity rings for kids, different brand-new issues, sleep tracking, and the capability to share watch faces. There is likewise a Family Setup to let you match expect your moms and dads and kids utilizing your iPhone. TvOS 14 brings Picture-in-Picture, multiuser assistance for video gaming, and assistance for video gaming controllers Xbox Elite Wireless Controller Series 2 and Xbox Adaptive Controllers.


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