iOS 6 For iPhones, iPod Touches, and iPads

On Wednesday, September 19th Apple released iOS 6 for iPhones, iPod Touches, and iPads.

iOS 6 is compatible with the following devices:

  • iPhone Models: iPhone 3GS and later
  • iPad Models: second generation and later
  • iPod touch Models: fourth generation and later

The software update contains numerous new features. To learn more about the new features visit Apple's website.

If you are currently using iOS 5 you can install the software update by following the instruction found below.

Note: You must be connected to Wi-Fi to download this update.

Tap on Settings

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Tap on General and then Software Update

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Before you tap on Download & Install I would encourage you to plug your device into a power source. You wouldn't want to have your battery die in the middle of an update.

After you have plugged into a power source tap Download & Install.

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Tap Agree to agree to the Terms & Conditions.

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Once the update is done downloading your device will restart automatically.

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While the update is installing you will see a black screen with an Apple logo and a white progress bar. Once the update is done installing you will see a scren that says iOS 6.

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During the setup process for iOS 6 you will be prompted to enter in your Apple ID password.

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If you have the new iPad (released Spring 2012) you will be asked if you would like to use Siri.

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When you are done answering the handful of questions you will see the following screen. Just tap on Start Using iPad/iPhone/iPod Touch to use your device.

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