iOS 12.0.1 is out now with fixes for charging, Wi-Fi & Bluetooth connectivity

Apple has released iOS 12.0.1 with a number of fixes for Bluetooth, Wi-Fi connectivity, charging issues on iPhones and more. The update is available now over-the-air for iPhone, iPad and iPod touch, as well as firmware download via iTunes.

iOS 12.0.1

To download the new update, go to Settings > General > Software Update on your iPhone, iPad or iPod touch. Once the update show up, tap Download & Install while you are connected to Wi-Fi, and have sufficient battery charge. The update will take some time to download and install, depending on your device and Internet connection speed.

What’s new in iOS 12.0.1?

This release includes fixes for issues like Wi-Fi and Bluetooth connectivity, disappearing subtitles in video apps as well as charging issues with iPhones. The update also restores the “.?123” key to its older location on iPad keyboards.

Here is the complete change log from Apple:

iOS 12.0.1 includes bug fixes and improvements for your iPhone or iPad. This update:
– Fixes an issue where some iPhone XS devices do not immediately charge when connected to a Lightning cable
– Resolves an issue that could cause iPhone XS devices to rejoin a Wi-Fi network at 2.4 GHz instead of 5 GHz
– Restores the original position of the “.?123” key on the iPad keyboard
– Fixes an issue where subtitles may not appear in some video apps
– Addresses an issue where Bluetooth could become unavailable

A number of security fixes are also included in this release. Apple has includes fixes for passcode bypass bugs related to voiceover and quick look.passcode bypass bug

iOS 12 shipped almost 3 weeks ago, with a number of major new features like Siri Shortcuts, improved performance for all iOS devices, Screen Time, Memoji, and much more. The update has been well received but a number of issues have plagued iOS devices. Some iPhones would stop charging when the screen turned off, while other devices would have issues with Wi-Fi and Bluetooth connectivity.

Apple has also released iOS 12.1 as a beta for developer and public testers. The release includes Group FaceTime, new emojis and various bug fixes. Apple had also released watchOS 5.0.1 and tvOS 12.0.1 a while back, to squash bugs found after release.

Download iOS 12.0.1 IPSW files

If you want to download the iOS 12.0.1 firmware to restore via iTunes, click on your device from the list below to download its IPSW file.