Tuesday, 16 October, 2018

Apple releases iOS 12.0.1 to fix XS charging issue

Bigger and better for your eyes Bigger and better for your eyes
Mandy Jefferson | 10 October, 2018, 07:42

If you've been online at all in the past few weeks, you've probably read about a charging issue affecting some iOS 12 devices.

iOS 12.1 beta 3 comes one week after Apple seeded the last beta build to developers.

The iPhone XS #ChargeGate issue has finally come to an end as Apple has released a fix with its minor iOS 12.01 software update.

The bug seemed to impact iPhone XS and iPhone XS Max models, though not all 2018 handsets were affected.

Hurricane Michael puts 57000 Gulf Coast homes at risk
As of the 4pm CDT advisory Monday evening, Michael was a category 1 hurricane with maximum sustained winds of 80 miles per hour . A hurricane hunter plane has found that Michael continues to strengthen as it moves north over the southeastern Gulf of Mexico.


If you're experiencing issues with your iPhone, update to the latest version of iOS right now. A bug was causing some of these models to hook up with a slower 2.4GHz Wi-Fi network instead of a faster 5GHz signal.

Apple is also using iOS 12.1 to unlock the new Depth Control feature that allows a user to change the depth-of-field on an image before it has actually been taken. The release follows hot on the heels of the second pre-release seed of iOS 12.1 - the first major update to iOS 12 - and is available with immediate effect to all compatible iPhone, iPad, and iPod touch hardware.

What's inside iOS 12.1?

But this prevented subtitles from working on some video apps, and also created an issue where Bluetooth might not work.

It's worth noting that most of these bugs have been fixed in beta versions of iOS 12.1, though Apple has chose to squash them with a public release instead of waiting for that OS update to drop. You can download it in Settings General Software Update.

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