Apple has finally launched the public version of iOS 12.2 firmware. Which you can download via OTA or install it using the iPSW firmware files below. Here is how to download and install iOS 12.2 iPSW firmware on your iPhone,iPad or iPod.
Whats new ?
Unlike the previous versions. iOS 12.2 Official brings a lot of improvements and new features, enhancements and bug fixes.
Its build number is 16E227 and being a final release, it will weigh you around 2.81 GB. Supports almost all the compatible devices.
iOS 12.2 now supports Smart TV compatibility to Airplay 2. Now you can link your apple devices to LG ,Sony, Samsung and Vizio devices easily.
Airpods 2, Hey Siri!
As Airpods 2 were recently launched, this version of the iOS enables the “Hey Siri” function on your headphones.
To open up siri, you just have to say the command. The process may take you several steps in order for the airpods 2 to recognize your voice.
iOS 12.2 Public release brings new animojis for Apple Devices. These animated emojis now add more fun to your regular imessaging application. And gives you new characters to choose from.
Other than this, Apple has added many new features .The news is redesigned, and enhance maps application. Bug fixes and performance improvements.
Safari will now have an option to controll the privacy of those websites that you want to access. It also adds intelligent tracking and prevention for different sites.
The Apple TV Remote now has a new icon. For controlling Apple TV and a brand new User Interface.
IOS 12.2 DOWNLOAD iPSW Files
Download the Official iPSW Firmware Files from the links below.
- iPhone XS
- iPhone XS Max
- iPhone XR
- iPhone X
- iPhone 8
- iPhone 8 Plus
- iPhone 7
- iPhone 7 Plus
- iPhone 6S
- iPhone 6S Plus
- iPhone 6
- iPhone 6 Plus
- iPhone SE
- iPhone 5S
- iPad Pro 11 inch 2018 model
- iPad Pro 12.9 inch 1st generation
- iPad Pro 12.9 inch 2nd generation
- iPad Pro 12.9 inch 3rd generation 2018 model
- iPad Pro 10.5 inch
- iPad Pro 9.7 inch
- iPad 6 9.7 inch 2018 model
- iPad 5 9.7 inch 2017 model
- iPad Air 3 10.5 inch 2019 model
- iPad Air 2
- iPad Air 1
- iPad mini 5 2019 model
- iPad mini 4
- iPad mini 3
- iPad mini 2
How to Install Official iPSW using iTunes
This is a step by step method to install a fresh or an update using iTunes.
- Fully download the ipsw file for your preffered iPhone or iPad model.
- Now open itunes.
- Put the phone in DFU Mode (only if you want a fresh install)
- Now while holding the Shift Button on click on Update (If you dont want to loose data).
- When in DFU mode the Shift Button on click on Restore iPhone (If you want a fresh new install)
- A new window will open.
- Select the downloaded iOS beta 12.2 file you have.
- iTunes will start updating your iPhone or iPad.
That’s it. Your software will start to verify the firmware from apple and start installing it on your iPhone ,iPad or iPod.
Want to try out iOS 12.2 firmware? Give it a try and tell us what you think. If you have any problem. Don’t forget to post a comment below.