iOS 11.1 Beta 3 Released For Developers And Public Testers

You can now download iOS 11.1 beta 3 IPSW links and OTA for developers and public testing purposes on your compatible iPhone, iPad or iPod touch devices.

Actually, Apple has released the third iOS 11.1 beta for all supported devices running already on iOS 11.0.3 firmware. The latest pre-release seed is currently available with immediate effect to those registered with the Apple Developer Program and with Public Beta Software Program.

iOS 11.1 beta 3 is now available to public beta testers

Registered developers, as well as those enrolled in the Beta Software Program, are eligible to test drive. Separately tvOS 11.1 beta 3 and watchOS 4.1 beta 3 are also available for best testing too.

Given the fact that iOS 11.1 final will likely ship pre-installed on iPhone X, and it’s very important that Apple puts it through its paces in the correct manner involving the correct people. When speaking about the release notes and changelog, Apple’s iOS 11.1 beta 3 also includes the return of the 3D Touch multitasking app switcher, added with beta 2.

While the watchOS 4.1 with the latest pre-release seed 3 does not appear to add anything else, what’s the earlier version introduced is the support for streaming radio stations, including Beats1, over LTE.

If you look at the major iOS 11 update, a number of features were absent from the public release, including AirPlay2 and Apple Pay Cash. In addition to those glorious new emoji, Apple has also been working on fixing a number of niggles and issue with audio, certificate-based authentication, and trying to rectify an issue with its brand new framework, ARKit.

Apple’s iOS 11.1 is likely to arrive around the time that the iPhone X, ships to customers on November 3rd.

If you are a part of developers.apple.com and are involved in the testing of iOS 11.1, then make sure you grab the update as an over-the-air right now from Settings > General > Software Update.

The same build as a public beta is also available to those registered on Apple Beta Software Program.

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