Download iOS 6 Beta 2

Apple has seeded iOS 6 beta 2 for developers . This time the update is available on OTA or Over the Air update . Those running iOS 5 firmware and later can access OTA updates via Settings > General > Software Update . You will be given the option to download the firmware directly on your device as shown in the image below . Then using your home wi-fi you can download and install the iOS 6 beta files without needing a computer or iTunes .

ios 6 beta download iphone 4S

iOS 6 Beta 2 Features :

  1. Toggle that allows you to disable the Shared Photo Streams feature
  2. New Twitter icon
  3. TweetSheet inside Siri’s has been redesigned
  4. Reading List items for offline reading has been moved to the cellular settings page under iCloud Documents and Reading List toggles
  5. The 3D Maps app no longer confuses Greenland for the Indian Ocean and other mapping errors . Zoom out in the Maps app like Google Earth
  6. Calendar Notifications now show the date and ending time
  7. Guided Access feature is working in iOS 6 beta 2
  8. Take a screenshot using Assistive Touch feature
  9. FaceTime over Cellular toggle enabled
  10. Passbook interface updated for storing different passwords for your iOS device
  11. “Do not Disturb” toggle, iOS indicates that the feature is activated with a moon logo in the status bar ios 6 donot disturb feature

iOS 6 beta is available for the following devices and the download size depends on each separate build . Make sure you backup your data and settings via iTunes before doing any update. Alternatively you can use iCloud for an online backup . Follow our blog for iOS 6 jailbreak tutorial using Redsn0w.

  • iPhone 4S
  • iPhone 4
  • iPhone 3GS
  • iPad 3
  • iPad 2
  • iPod Touch 4

How to Download iOS 6 Beta 2

Please note that this is a developers release and not available to general public. You need to register an account with Apple Dev Center by paying $99 . This allows you access to all the beta releases and take part in Apple’s app Store program for developers where they create/test/sell app for iPhone’s and iPod Touch’es . You can register and attach 100 devices to this account to use all the developer level features long before the general public gets to see it .

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Some of you can even buy an account and share the cost by adding others devices with your dev account . Beta iOS releases are usually the firmware versions which needs further testing for its stability , performance and bugs that may exist . Developers find and report these problems for the Apple Engineers to fix before being released .

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