How To Download And Install iOS 12 Before The Official Release

Isaac Cain
September 16, 2018

iOS 12 focuses on improved performance on older devices, and indeed, it's supported by all of the devices that supported iOS 11. And now Face ID works even faster than before to securely and privately unlock, authenticate, and pay.

iOS 12 brings a lot of under-the-hood improvements and as well as nifty new features like Screen Time, Memojis, new gesture-based navigation for the iPad and more. All you need to do is join the Apple beta program if you haven't already joined.

According to The Verge, Apple released the golden master build of iOS 12 on the day of the Apple event. Or you can connect your device to your Mac and upgrade through iTunes.

Apple announced that iOS 12 will be released on September 17th 2018 and one of the most exciting aspects is the revised iBooks app.

While it isn't the biggest update to hit the Apple TV, tvOS 12 does provide users will some nifty new features.

The iOS 12 is compatible with several iPhone and iPad devices.

iOS 12 will come with some significant updates, including a speed boost for older iPhones, a change to the notification system, a new augmented-reality app, and more.

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This is important to remember because it means you won't need to check anytime before 10AM Pacific on Monday, September 17th. However, before you start the download process, it is always advisable to back up your device just in case.

Once you are registered, you head over to the iOS tab and you will be asked to download the beta tester profile.

Holding onto your device is a good thing, generally speaking.

If you live outside of the United States, your iOS 12 update could arrive early in the morning or late in the evening.

Users willing to wait a few more days to get the final iOS version will get a notification when the update is available.

The iPhone should then restart, after which the beta version will appear in the Settings app, in the General Software Update. Using iCloud could result in iOS 12 overriding the iOS 11 backup, which won't be helpful in case things go wrong.

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