New version of iOS 8.4 beta 2 download for iPhone, iPad, iPod touch has been released by Apple. IPSW links are available via Software Update for those running the first beta, and should be available through the Apple Developer Website. More details on the update can be found here.
The second beta of iOS 8.2 brings with it a redesigned Music app experience, to its registered iOS devices. With the build 12H4086d, iOS 8.4 adds, among other perks and tweaks, all-new music app, and while rumor has continually suggested that a revamped Beats Music service would be baked into iOS natively at some point, iOS 8.4’s Music app features remain relatively unchanged.
Releasing a second dev-only beta, Apple has also introduced an iOS 8.4 Public Beta 1, meaning those tethered to the Beta Software Program can jump right in and test it out follow our guide located here on how to do just that. Indeed, iOS 8.4 beta 2 is itself a rudimentary improvement over the initial beta, offering bug fixes, performance enhancements, and nonetheless a great deal else.
For those who are into music and are intrigued to see what’s been improved with the Music app, can grab those public beta even if you’re not a developer, and it should be noted that the features therein are on par with what you’d get with the latest dev beta.
Worth covering within iOS 8.4 beta 2, aside from Trending Searches within iTunes Radio feature – there’s not too much to report currently. Remember, you can run the beta / public beta on any iPhone, iPad or iPod touch provided that it is compatible with iOS 8.
iOS 8.4 beta 2 is compatible with the following iOS devices:
- iPhone 4S, iPhone 5, iPhone 5c, iPhone 5s, iPhone 6, iPhone 6 Plus
- iPad Air 2, iPad mini 3, iPad 2, iPad (third-generation), iPad (fourth-generation), iPad Air, iPad mini, iPad mini with Retina display
- iPod touch 5G
Jailbreakers, avoid upgrading to iOS 8.4 beta as you will not only end up losing the jailbreak, but you will also won’t be able to jailbreak your device. We’ll be sure to share all of the details with you right here. Stay tuned!