The big beta break for iOS is over. After 28 days of waiting, Apple finally released the second developer beta for iOS 13.3.1 on Tuesday, January 14th. Fortunately, we didn't have to wait long to get our beta version, as Apple just released 13.3.1 Public Beta 2.
Apple released this second 13.3.1 public beta at 4 p.m. EST (1 p.m. PST), just three hours after the release of 13.3.1 dev beta 2. Apple almost always puts the developer version of a beta ahead of the public version , usually at 1 p.m. EST (10:00 AM PST), but the release time for a public beta may vary. Often, Apple follows up at 4 p.m. on the same day. EST release, but at other times the company will keep the public beta until the next day. For example, 1
While a new beta update is always exciting, Public Beta 2 may not be worth the wait. Not much has changed here, at least on the surface. According to Apple, the release notes do not state that there are corrections and patches under the hood: "There are no release notes for this software update:"
iOS & iPadOS 13.3.1 Beta 2 Release Notes
Update your apps to take advantage of new features and test them against API changes.
The SDK for iOS and iPadOS 13.3.1 provides support for developing apps for iPhone, iPad and iPod touch devices with iOS and iPadOS 13.3.1. The SDK comes with Xcode 11.3, which is available from the Mac App Store. For Xcode 11.3 compatibility requirements, see the Xcode 11.3 Release Notes.
There are no release notes for this software update.
Download and install iOS 13.3.1 public beta 2, log into the Apple beta page, download and install the configuration profile, and then perform a wireless update. If you already have the profile, click on "Settings" -> "General" -> "Software Update" to start the installation of the latest beta build. If Automatic Updates is enabled, you can also wait for it to be installed automatically.
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