iOS 11.4.1 and watchOS 4.3.2 updates now available

By | 9th July 2018
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After weeks of beta testing, iOS 11.4.1 is ready for public consumption.

Apple has released iOS 11.4.1 to the iPhone, iPad, and iPod touch. The update focuses on bug fixes and security improvements. Specifically, Apple says that the update to iOS 11.4.1 includes the following improvements:

  • Fixes an issue that prevented some users from viewing the last known location of their AirPods in Find My iPhone
  • Improves reliability of syncing mail, contacts, and notes with Exchange accounts

This update is now available over the air, meaning you iPhone, iPad, and iPod touch owners can get it by going into Settings > General Software update.

iOS 11.4.1 may not be the most exciting update ever in terms of new features, but many people rely on their smartphones to store personal info and stay connected to the world around them, so it's important for the devices to get bug fixes and security improvements.

Apple today also released watchOS 4.3.2 for the Apple Watch. This update includes unspecified bug fixes and other improvements, and it can be installed by going into the Watch app on your iPhone and going into General > Software Update.