iOS 10.2 Download

With iOS 10.1.1 here and being enjoyed by millions of people, it should come as no surprise that Apple has now released iOS 10.2 download to the public after having it released a month ago to the developers and to those who are registered on the public beta program.

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iOS 10.2 Features :

So, what’s new in iOS 10.2 ? Aside from the usual performance enhancements and bug fixes, iOS 10.2 contains a number of new features, including:

  • Over 100 new Unicode 9 emoji
  • New camera setting called Preserve, allowing you to hang on to the last Live photo setting or filter/mode that you used
  • Brand new wallpapers
  • A new effect for Messages called Celebrate, for use in iMessage
  • A new Health app setting that allows your device to notify any emergency contact you have automatically when Emergency SOS is used
  • A new widget for Videos that lets you see all your TV shows and movies at a glance

How to Download and Install iOS 10.2 :

For those of you that are eligible to download iOS 10.2 , here’s how to do it:

Method 1 – Over the Air [ OTA ]

  1. On your iOS device, open Settings > General > Software Update ota ios 10
  2. When the update has been detected, click Download and Install on the pop-up message ios-10-2-beta-1-ota
  3. iOS 10.2 will be downloaded onto your device

Method 2 – iTunes :

  1. Plug your iOS device into your PC or Mac
  2. Open iTunes and click the Device summary for the connected device [ only applicable if you have more than iOS device registered in iTunes ] itunes-device-summary
  3. Click Check for Updates itunes update iphone
  4. When the update has been detected, click Download and Update on the popup message
  5. iTunes will now update your iOS device to iOS 10.2

Method 3 – iTunes and IPSW

  1. Download the iOS 10.2 IPSW that corresponds with your device [ links below ]
  2. Plug your device into your PC or Mac and launch iTunes iTunes open iphone 6
  3. Click on the device summary for the iPhone or iPad you are updating
  4. Press the SHIFT [ Windows ] or ALT [ Mac ] key on your keyboard and simultaneously click on Update in iTunes
  5. Find the IPSW that you downloaded and select it ipsw-ios-10
  6. Follow the instructions on the screen and click on Download and Update
  7. iTunes will update your iOS device to iOS 10.2

Update : iOS 10.2 firmware signing has been stopped by Apple on 31st Jan 2017. If you are trying to install iOS 10.2 firmware , it will give you an error on iTunes – Device Isn’t Eligible .

iOS 10.2 IPSW Download Links :

Beta Releases :

Hopefully you won’t have any trouble using one of these methods to update your iOS device to iOS 10.2 but don’t forget to back up the data on your device before you update, in case there are any problems.

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2 Comments

  1. when i go to restore my iphone SE i shift click the restore, click the iphoneSE ipsw and it comes up with not compatible firmware, someone help pls

  2. So che l’iPhone 5 non avrà più aggiornamenti. Ha senso fare il jailbreak per “aprirlo” e usufruire delle applicazioni senza Apple?

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