After the iOS 16.4 and iPadOS 16.4 updates were released, Apple has already announced the testing of the upcoming incremental updates – iOS 16.5 Beta 1 and iPadOS 16.5 Beta 1. Both of them are the first beta updates and will bring along numerous changes and bug fixes.
If you’re looking to use these beta updates, then this guide will be of great help to you. In this guide, you will get to know about Apple rolling out the iOS 16.5 Beta 1 and iPadOS 16.5 Beta 1 to Developers.
Apple rolling out new beta updates for iPhone and iPad users
Apple has started pushing the new iOS 16.5 Beta 1 and iPadOS 16.5 Beta 1 updates to the compatible iPhones and iPads. This update comes with the build number 20F5028e. Further, Apple has also released the watchOS 9.5 Beta 1, tvOS 16.5 Beta 1, and macOS Ventura 13.4 Beta 1. Currently, the updates are only available for developers and will eventually get released to the public soon.
Note: iOS 16.5 Beta 1 and iPad OS 16.5 Beta 1 are now being rolled out to the Public now
How to download the iOS 16.5 Beta 1 and iPadOS 16.5 Beta 1 update
If you’re looking to test the new beta updates for iPhones and iPads, then you won’t have to install the beta profile on your device. If you’ve logged in with the developer account, you will get the first iOS 16.5 Beta 1 on your iPhone or iPadOS 16.5 Beta 1 on your iPad.
If you want to install the iOS 16.5 Beta 1 or iPadOS 16.5 Beta 1 update, you should do so by navigating to Settings -> General -> Software Update. After that, you should select the Beta Updates option and then choose iOS 16/iPadOS 16 Developer Beta or Public Beta. Once it is done, return to the Software Updates section and you’ll have the new update appear on your screen. After that, tap on the “Download and Install” option.