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Apple iOS 17.1.1 is right here.

David Phelan

We're lower than two months into the brand new iPhone software program and already there's one other replace. A small one, this time, however essential. You can learn my rundown of precisely what's within the new launch right here. Learn on for the way it's been obtained since its launch on Tuesday, November 7.

I'll be updating this publish over the following week to bear in mind any issues that come up, so please examine again.

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Who Is It For?

Apple iOS 17.1.1 works with all iPhones suitable with iOS 17, that's, handsets from the iPhone XS onwards. Updates can be found mechanically however it's possible you'll discover you've gotten it in your iPhone sooner in case you click on on Settings, then Common, then Software Replace.

What It's About

This small replace has no new options and solely focuses on bug fixes and repairing issues.

Apple Launch Notes

Apple stated:

This replace supplies bug fixes on your iPhone together with:

In uncommon circumstances, Apple Pay and different NFC options might change into unavailable on iPhone 15 fashions after wi-fi charging in sure automobiles.

Climate Lock Display screen widget might not appropriately show snow.

Apple iOS 17.1.1 Safety

Safety is often essentially the most urgent motive to improve, however there aren't any safety flaws talked about by Apple this time round, so it appears to be like like this isn't the aim of this launch.

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Preliminary Reactions

Nicely, there's definitely been some dissatisfaction. One Redditor commented, "This should be a joke. Individuals report so many bugs and Apple solely releases updates for these two bugs. Errors resembling square-cornered notifications, quantity keys not working in third-party functions, and keyboard click on sound being loud or stuttering nonetheless persist since iOS 16."

Whereas I'm positive Apple is engaged on these issues, it should be annoying to see a brand new replace that doesn't resolve your points.

That stated, there's little or no in the best way of complaints that iOS 17.1.1 has accomplished any hurt.

Apple iOS 17.1 Preliminary Verdict: Replace

Should you're a BMW proprietor, it might be that your automobile might be liable to the Apple Pay subject talked about above—there have been stories of the cellphone getting so sizzling it was inflicting injury, although notice it solely affected the newest iPhone 15 sequence fashions . Should you cost your iPhone in your automobile, you in all probability don't wish to discover Apple Pay and different options have vanished, so that you'll undoubtedly wish to replace.

For everybody else, there doesn't appear to be a motive to not replace, a minimum of not but. There's no widespread response of battery life failing or new issues arising—even when essentially the most desired fixes are nonetheless not in proof. Verify again for my remaining verdict in per week, please.

What's Coming Subsequent

The information for what's coming is similar because it was final time, it's simply that iOS 17.1.1 snuck in. Apple is already engaged on iOS 17.2. It contains the Journal app, which many have been ready for, iMessage Contact Key verification and fixes for wifi connectivity points. It's anticipated inside a couple of weeks, until there's one other little replace, or perhaps a Fast Safety Response within the meant