Apple has finally announced iOS 11 for iPhone and iPad. It will available starting September but iOS 11 beta is now available to try. It comes with lots of good features. You can take a look on key features of iOS 11. To describe everything in short, here are the key features:
- Revamped Control Center
- Updated design elements
- Drag and Drop
- iPad Dock
- Siri improvements
- Peer-to-peer Apple Pay
- Do Not Disturb driving mode
If you do not want to wait for the official launch of the stable release, you can try the beta release to check all these features. In this article, I will explain how to download and install iOS 11 beta on iPhone and iPad.
Note: Before you try iOS 11, you must know that the beta version os only for developers and testers. You may lose your data. So be sure to backup everything. There will be lots of bugs, your apps will crash and your phone will not function properly with few apps.
How to Download the iOS 11 beta
You also need to register for a developer account. It is necessary to download the iOS developer beta on your phone. Then you need to click on “Download New Betas” tab. It will ask you to sign in with your developer account.
Now you will have to tap on Download next to the Configuration Profile. It will also you to select the device. After this, the Beta software profile will show up on your phone to install. When you see it on your phone, tap on install.
When asked, tap on Restart.
How to Install the iOS 11 beta on iPhone and iPad
Open Settings app on your iPhone or iPad. Tap on General and select Software update.
It will show you the beta update. Tap on Download and Install. It will ask you to enter the Passcode. Tap on Agree to Terms and Conditions. You need to tap on Agree to confirm.
It will reboot your device to install the iOS 11 beta. When your device is turned on again, it is running on latest iOS 11 beta.
The iOS 11 beta comes with lots of features. If you know how to manage the beta software on your phone, you should download and try the new features of iOS.
I am reminding it again that the iOS 11 developer beta will be filled with bugs and have lots of other issues. Apple will push more beta releases before the final stable release scheduled for September.
Try the new iOS 11 beta and do not forget to share your views with us in comments.