iOS 15.6 on your iPhone: Every update to check after download
Apple’s iOS 15.6 is here. The sequel to iOS 15.5 was released on July 20th and is now ready to download on your iPhone. Software update folds in bug fixes, a long list security updates and a new feature to watch live sports in the TV app.
With iOS 15.6, the TV app will now let you restart live sports games that are already in progress, as well as pause, rewind, and fast forward. This feature is also available in updates for iPad and Mac computers.
Here are Apple’s iOS release notes as of July 20:
iOS 15.6 includes improvements, bug fixes, and security updates.
- TV app adds option to restart a live sports game already in progress and pause, rewind or fast forward
- Fixes an issue where Settings may still show that device storage is full even though it is available
- Fixes an issue that could cause braille devices to slow down or stop responding when navigating text in Mail
- Fixes an issue in Safari where a tab may return to a previous page
This could be the last iOS 15 update before the company’s next mobile software, iOS 16, gets a wide release alongside much-hyped iPhone 14. The next version of iOS, which is available now in public betait will bring many new features, including the ability to edit and unsend messages, a new customizable lock screen, changes to notifications, as well as updates to Wallet and Apple Pay.
Apple also released iPadOS 15.6, MacOS 12.5, WatchOS 8.7 and TVOS 15.6. In addition to security updates, iPadOS 15.6 and macOS 12.5 received the same live sports TV app update as iOS 15.6, while WatchOS 8.7 brought bug fixes and TVOS 15.6 received performance and stability improvements, according to Apple.