iOS-8-iPhone-61With the launch of iOS Apple 8 caused a lot of noise caused mainly by various problems with the update of the mobile operating system. Did not reduce the degree of dissatisfaction of users and upgrade to iOS 8.0.2. Apple has quickly work on the bugs, but this time prepared for more than a serious update – iOS 8.1. Yesterday, the developers have at their disposal the first beta version of the update.

All registered developers can now download and install on their mobile devices Apple iOS 8.1 beta 1. build number 12B401. In addition, the release of the beta version of the software for the Apple TV and Xcode 6.1 beta 3. To install the beta version of iOS 8.1 need a developer account, so do not risk wasting and use the iOS 8.0.2.


Aside from the obvious fixes to common problems, update includes support for Apple Pay, which Apple is going to launch in October. It also allows us to draw conclusions about the timing of the launch of the final version of the update. Also in October, is expected to launch the function “continuity” for text messages, release OS X Yosemite and new models of iPad. All this will require updating and iOS for proper collaboration products. In the code of iOS 8.1 also found references to Touch ID for new models of iPad.

Among other changes is to provide:

  • The annex Photo Roll back all the images.
  • Dictation can be turned off separately from Siri.
  • Change the icon of iBooks.
  • Increased application icons in the Notification Center widgets.

It is also noteworthy that already in the bowels of Cupertino are hard at work on iOS 8.2 and iOS 8.3. These data were available resource 9to5 after analyzing Web traffic originating from the headquarters of Apple. Thus, the front of the mobile operating system waiting for a lot of changes. iOS 7, recall, during its existence has reached only up to version 7.1.2. x. If you still have installed iOS 8.1 Beta 1 on your device, then tell us in the comments about your impressions and the detected changes.

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