Apple released the fifth beta of iOS 10 to developers


Tuesday afternoon, Apple released the fifth beta of iOS 10 to developers. This release comes a week after the release of the fourth beta, and about two months after the new operating system for iPhone and iPad it was presented at the Worldwide Developers Conference 2016.

The fifth beta of iOS 10 is available as a download via OTA through iOS devices themselves for those developers who have installed any previous beta versions or at least the beta configuration profile. It is also available for download directly through the Apple Developer Center.

Although at first no developments seen in this fifth preliminary version of IOS 10 and appeared to be a beta focused on the corrections of errors and failures detected and improving overall system stability, finally, as we shall see later, it has not.

iOS 10 is a major upgrade of iOS that includes plenty of new features, functions and design improvements. Among these developments, a new lock screen notifications with compatible 3D Touch, faster and easy access to the camera, a control center redesigned and a new access screen widgets.

Apple has described as the biggest update iOS in its history.

Messages application received a complete redesigned with new features such as animations full screen background, bubble effects, handwritten notes, Digital Touch, predictive and emoji characters. You can also make and edit photos and videos without leaving the application. Or select from existing ones.

Photos received new facial recognition capabilities and objects along with the Memory feature that allows rediscovering moments.

The new iOS 10 Beta 5

Six are, so far, developments discovered in the fifth beta for developers of iOS 10 Apple released less than 24 hours ago:

Smart Battery Case

Now both the iPhone 6 and iPhone 6s should work properly with the case – Apple-designed smart battery. According to the notes of the fifth beta of iOS 10, the cover will no longer make devices come into “panic mode”.


Apple continues to work on improving the new features of facial recognition and object that I mentioned before. For this reason, with all named beta 5, bookmarked and fused face data reset.

Audio Airplay Lock 


Apple has introduced a new sound for the time block our iPhone. It is a sound that mimics a door that closes.

New output icon

The output icon seen in the Control Center, the Music application, and other places of iOS has been slightly modified. It is no longer represented by the headphones and instead resembles a triangle with sound waves.


The “Home” section has been removed from the Settings application for the iPhone because apparently “good for nothing”. However, yes that has remained in the beta iOS 5 of 10 for the iPad.



The new widget panel, accessible by swiping the home screen to the right, now shows the date on all devices.

During the beta testing period, Apple is tinkering all these and other features introduced since the first preview version of iOS 10 perfecting facing his next official release.

If the schedule is correct, the official launch of iOS 10 for all users would occur during the fall. Most likely to arrive in September, as usual, following the launch of new iPhone models 7 where reservation period beginning on the ninth day. And seven days later, on Friday, September 26, the new models would be taken officially for sale

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