iOS 11

Apple has released the all new iOS 11 firmware to the public along with the announcement of iPhone 8 and iPhone X which is the full screen iPhone without any home button and facial biometric recognition. Below you will find the step by step guide to download and install iOS 11 on your iPhone.

Image : iOS 11 Firmware


Before Downloading iOS 11 :

  1. Make sure you are on the latest iTunes version. To check, open iTunes and click on Help > Check for Update. If there is an update, download instructions will be shown on your screen 
  2. Use iTunes and iCloud to back your data up
  3. Disable Find my iPhone | iPad by opening Settings  > iCloud 
  4. Disable your passcode and Touch ID if applicable

You can enable all these services again after the update.

How to Download iOS 11 :

You can do this in one of three ways but if you are intending to jailbreak in the future, please do not use the OTA method:

Method 1: OTA [ Over the Air ] 

  1. Open Settings > General on your device
  2. Tap on Software Update and wait for the download to be detected 
  3. Now tap on Download and Install
  4. Wait while your device is updated to iOS 11

Method 2: iTunes

  1. Connect your iPhone or iPad to your PC or Mac
  2. Launch iTunes and click the Device summary for the connected device [ only applies if you have two or more devices registered with iTunes ]
  3. Click on Update 
  4. Now click on Update and Install 
  5. Wait while iTunes updates your device to iOS 11; your device will reboot to the Hello screen 

Method 3: iTunes with IPSW

  1. Download the relevant iOS 11 IPSW for your specific model from the links below
  2. Connect your iOS device to your PC or Mac and open iTunes
  3. Press the SHIFT [ PC ]  or ALT [ Mac ] key on your keyboard and click Restore in iTunes at the same time 
  4. Find the IPSW file you downloaded earlier and click on it 
  5. Follow the on-screen instructions and click Install
  6. Wait for iTunes to complete the update to iOS 11 ; your device will reboot 

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