Here’s How To Download And Install iOS 8.4 On iPhone, iPad and iPod touch

Along with Apple Music, you will be getting iOS 8.4 download links for iPhones, iPad and iPod touch devices for free along with Apple Music, which was the most awaited streaming music service and Betas 1 Radio station and a new Music App.

If you are running iOS 8.3 on your device, then make sure to check for an over the air update (OTA). Don’t care about jailbreaking can head over to Settings > General > Software Update to grab the iOS 8.4 OTA, or you can download the IPSW files from the links which we have embedded below.

iOS 8.4 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

Before you get go, check the model number of your iPhone, iPad or iPod touch device’s back to download the appropriate link.

iOS 8.4 IPSW download links for iPhone:

iOS 8.4 IPSW download links for iPad:

iOS 8.4 IPSW download links for iPod touch:

Install iOS 8.4 Update Using iTunes

The iOS 8.4 OTA is now available as an official roll out. manually you can update your iPhone, iPad or iPod right away. Before you get into it, you will need enough space of storage on your device for the over the air 8.4 update.

Step 1: Connect your device to your Windows PC or OS X Mac system using USB cable. Wait for iTunes to open and connect your device.

Step 2: Click on device button to the left of the iTunes Store button in top right corner in iTunes.

Step 3: Click on the “Check for Update” directly without using holding down on the Option key or the Shift key. If the iOS 8.4 update is available it will automatically download and update your device to iOS 8.4.

Step 4: You will get a popup message informing you the new update is available. Click on Download and Update button. If it says iOS 8.3 is the latest version then download the appropriate firmware file using download links provided in step 5.

Step 5: Skip this step if you iOS 8.3 was available in Step 3 and 4.

After iOS 8.4 download file, hold the Option key (Mac) or Shift Key for Windows users, and click on the “Check for Update”. No do not click on the Restore button as yet, which is to avoid restoring your device and setting up your device all over again.

Step 6: Now you will see a popu message indicating that iTunes will update your devices to iOS 8.4. You will need to verify with Apple, and then. Click on the Update button.

Step 7: It now shows the release notes for iOS 8.4. Click on the Next button. Then click on the Agree button for the terms and conditions.

Step 8:  iTunes will now download the firmware file (size of 2GB). After downloading the file, it will process it, extract the software, prepare the device for software update, and install the update.

Step 9: Do not disconnect your device until the update has finished completely. Once your device installed iOS 8.4 update, and reboot once or twice, you will see Hello screen and after that it will be successfully updated.

Download the firmware file for your device from our download page for the respective devices from above.

Note: If you’re downloading the firmware file using Safari then ensure that auto unzip feature is disabled or use Chrome or Firefox.

If are on iOS 8.3 and care about jailbreak, DO NOT update to iOS 8.4 yet until there’s 100% confirmation of TaiG iOS 8.3 jailbreak exploits working on iOS 8.4.

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