When you update your iPhone software, you are installing the most recent iOS update. iOS is an operating system used for mobile devices made by Apple.
Why Should I Update My iPhone Software In The Settings App?
Apple puts out new software updates to improve efficiency, fix bugs, and introduce new features. Updating iOS can fix problems with your iPhone's software.
How Do I Update My iPhone Software In The Settings App?
How To Update Your iPhone Software In The Settings App
- Open the Settings app.
- Tap General.
- Tap Software Update.
- Tap Install Now.
- Enter your passcode.
- The update will begin once it is verified.
- The update is complete after your iPhone restarts.
Applies To: iPhone 5,iPhone 5S,iPhone 5C,iPhone 6,iPhone 6 Plus,iPhone 6S,iPhone 6S Plus,iPhone SE,iPhone 7,iPhone 7 Plus,iPhone 8,iPhone 8 Plus,iPhone X,iPhone XS,iPhone XS Max,iPhone XR,iPhone 11,iPhone 11 Pro,iPhone 11 Pro Max,iPhone SE 2
- You'll know there's a new software update if you see a red circle with a white "1" in it next to Software Update in Settings -> General.
- To install the latest software update, your iPhone will either need to be plugged in or have 50% battery.