Friday, 8 August 2014

iOS 8 Beta 5 Release with New Options

The new iOS 8 beta 5 is launched and now all devs can use direct download links to install iOS 8 beta 5 on their iDevice. Besides, iOS developers can update via OTA and test this new beta to see what the bugs and problems are. The final version should be available this fall. iOS 8 beta 5 release comes with some new features.

Apple hasn’t added any major changes. These improvements are minor, still you can take a look at the iOS 8 beta 5 features that are making this firmware better.

The company has improved its HealthKit using the Spirometry data options. Besides, it makes iPhone ask you each time your computer or tablet device wishes to access SMS on the smartphone. This option is better known as SMS Relay. With its help, computers and tablets will be able to make phone calls and send SMS.

Apple has changes its icons for iCloud Drive and improved this option along with Health application icons.
With iOS 8 beta 5 update you can see whether you are allowed to make Wi-Fi calls. If your carrier supports this option you will see a special label.

The latest beta allows changing high resolution pictures from iCloud and keeping them in lower-res in Photo Storage.

There are a lot of other interesting changes you can discover once you upgrade using the links below.

iOS 8 Beta 5 Supported iPad and iPhone Models

Users with iPhone can download the updates from here:

  • iPhone 4S 
  • iPhone 5 version A1428 
  • iPhone 5 A1429
  • iPhone 5S version A1453 and A1533 
  • iPhone 5S A1518, A1528, A1530 or A1457 
  • iPhone 5c versions A1456, A1532
  • iPhone 5c A1507, A1516, A1526 and A1529 

Install iOS 8 Beta 5 on iPad

Use these direct links to download the new beta 5 on iPad: Wi-Fi and Cellular AT&T and Verizon

  • iPad 2 Wi-Fi
  • iPad 2 W-Fi Rev A 
  • iPad 2 Wi-Fi and 3G CDMA 
  • Pad 2 Wi-Fi and 3G GSM 
  • iPad 3 Wi-Fi 
  • iPad 4 A1458 
  • iPad 4 A1459 
  • iPad 4 A1460
  • iPad Air A1474 
  • iPad Air A1475
  • iPad Air A1476
  • iPad mini A1432 
  • iPad mini A1454
  • iPad mini A1455 
  • iPad mini A1489 
  • iPad mini A1490
  • iPad mini A1491

You can install the new beta on iPod touch 5G

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