Along with releasing vital safety updates for all its working programs on June 1, Apple launched the primary beta of iOS and iPadOS 13.5.5. Every week later, the second beta was launched, together with a brand new model quantity—it has now been up to date to iOS and iPadOS 13.6, signifying extra vital new options.
Replace 06/30/20: Beta three is now launched, whereas Apple continues it is iOS 14 developer beta.
What’s new in iOS 13.6
The beta was launched with no launch notes, even on Apple’s developer web site. That sometimes signifies that the discharge both focuses on bug fixes and efficiency, or that it incorporates code for testing unannounced options or merchandise. The complete point-release model quantity change (from 13.5 to 13.6) is usually indicative of at the very least a couple of user-facing options.
The sleuths at MacRumors discovered some references inside iOS 13.5.5 for a brand new characteristic inside Apple Information: the flexibility to hearken to audio variations of some information tales for Apple Information+ subscribers.
Computerized updates management
New in iOS and iPadOS 13.6 is finer management over automated OS updates. As an alternative of a single toggle, you now have two. You may select to solely obtain OS updates however not set up them, or to obtain them and set up them in a single day (offered your machine is charging and related to Wi-Fi).
Although Apple first demonstrated its assist for a brand new digital automotive key format as a part of iOS 14, it is really coming sooner than that, in iOS 13.6.
How you can get the iOS 13.6 beta
Registered builders can go to developer.apple.com/obtain utilizing the machine upon which they want to run the iOS or iPadOS beta. Obtain the beta profile, then open Settings > Common > Profile and activate it.
Should you’re not a registered developer and wish to participate within the beta check, go to beta.apple.com utilizing the machine upon which you want to run the beta. Faucet on “Join” after which observe the directions to obtain the beta profile. Go to Settings > Common > Profile to activate it. Then replace your machine as regular: go to Settings > Common > Software program Updates. The general public beta is normally launched inside a day of the developer beta.