Checklist for Updating Your Apple Device to iOS 16
iOS 16 has just hit the market. Every iOS fan would wish to update their Apple devices with the latest version to avail the modified functions and newly added features. Apple Pay, iCloud photo library, camera roll etc. are the features that would make the new version simply flawless. Before updating your current iOS version to the newer version, consider below stated points to make the update efficient and effective.
5 Things to do Before Updating
Is your Device Compatible
Devices range including iPhone SE (2nd and 3rd generation), 8 and 8 Plus, X, XR, XS and XS Max, 11, 11 Pro and Pro Max, All iphone 12 models, All iphone 13 models, All iphone 14 models.
Is your Data Backed-up?
Before opting for software update, back-up your iCloud or iTunes data. If you avoid backing-up your data there are chances that you may lose your playlist, photographs or any documents. If you have synced your phone with computer, then back-up won’t include that synced information. So even back-up the computer and iCloud storage space.
Is there Enough Memory for Software Update?
If there is limited space left, then your phone won’t be able to update a new version, as new version may require more space than your phone has. An iPhone require 6GB free space to perform an update, if there is no space available you can even shift your phone data to your Mac and make a room.
Is your Phone charged?
Ensure that your phone has enough battery to perform the update. If the battery runs out while downloading the newer version, it may result in the corruption of your Apple device.
Is your Phone Connected to WiFi?
Well, using WiFi for updating the newer version is not a compulsion, but it can help you performing faster updates. 4G or 5G data packs would require huge internet data and the speed too, so it is advisable to use WiFi rather than conventional 3G or 4G data packs.
This is the moment for which majority of the iOS lovers have waited. Performing above points would ensure that your phone is now ready for an update. After performing all the above steps, you are just 2 steps away to a new iOS version. Simply download the iOS 16 version, start the installation and meet the new iOS!