Apple has released the iOS 14.1 and iPadOS 14.1 as the latest improvement-focused updates for its iPhone and iPad models. The latest update comes with various improvements, bug fixes and brings 10-bit HDR video playback and edit option support for existing iPhone and iPad models.
The company introduced the first beta version of iOS in WWDC 2020 event. To recall you, the iOS 14 brings the latest features such as App library, widgets, Picture-in-Picture mode, CarPlay, updated message app, Maps and more.
About iOS 14.1 Update
According to the changelog provided by Apple, iOS 14.1 includes improvements, bug fixes and added multiple features for your iPhone.
The 14.1 update brings support for 10-bit HDR video playback and edits in Photos app for iPhone 8 and newer devices. It improves compatibility with Ubiquiti wireless access points
The latest update addresses the issue where some widgets, folders, and icons were showing up in reduced size on the Home Screen. Also, issues about dragging widgets on the Home Screen could remove apps from folders.
It has also fixed the email issue where emails in Mails were sent from an incorrect alias.
Moreover, it has resolved the issue where streaming video resolution could temporarily be reduced at the start of playback, Apple Watch case material was displayed incorrectly in the Apple Watch app and fixes an issue that prevented setting up a family member’s Apple Watch for some users
What’s New in iPadOS 14.1
The iPadOS 14.1 is released for the iPad Pro 2nd generation and later, iPad Pro 11-inch, iPad Pro 10.5-inch, iPad Air 3rd generation and later, and the iPad mini 5th generation. Whereas the new iPad Air is expected to ship running the latest iPadOS update.
Similar to the iOS 14.1 update, the iPadOS 14.1 also fixes the issue related to the widgets, folders, icons on the home screen, Mail app, video player, music library and the Files app. It also brings the 10-bit HDR video playback and the editing support to the photos app.
How to Update Your iPhone and iPad
To download iOS 14.1 on your iPhone and iPadOS 14.1 on your iPad, make sure your device has sufficient battery and is connected to the internet. To update your Apple device go to Settings > General > Software Update and check for the latest update.
The update is rolled out for all the iPhone, iPod and iPad models that are compatible with iOS 14.