Apple has released Beta 5 of iOS 12 making it a platform for beta testers and app developers to try out the upcoming iOS. It’s build number is 16A5339e.
As announced in June, iOS 12 introduces new features and tools such as Siri shortcuts, Memoji, Group facetime calling, lyrics in Apple Music and more.
This release is aimed at app developers who possess the credentials. So if you are one, you can head on to the settings app and then General > Software Update to download iOS 12 Beta 5.
As according to Apple, this update should only be used on devices that are dedicated for the developement of iOS 12 beta software.
Developers can download the update from here: Download
Below is the list of devices eligible for this:
Some new features on iOS 12 Beta 5:
- The battery health icon is no longer in beta stage.
- Facetime has new ringtones when connecting or disconnecting calls.
- Apple music has lyrics highlighted in it
- And many more!
This beta update will be available to public testers 24 hours after release. So if you aren’t having developer credentials, don’t fret! Apple’s got you covered.
If you are beta testing, then make sure you report any bugs and issues you stumble upon so that Apple can work on them and make the platform stable as quickly as possible. After all, that’s the point of beta testing!