Apple releases beta 3 for iOS 14.3, watchOS 7.2 and tvOS 14.3 to developers

Apple has released beta 3 for iOS 14.3, watchOS 7.2, and tvOS 14.3 to developers. The new updates are available over-the-air for devices that are already enrolled in Apple’s developer beta program.

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iOS 14.3 beta 3 and iPadOS beta 3

iOS 14.3 is the most feature-heavy beta out of the three covered here. Apple introduced a bunch of new features and changes in iOS 14.3 beta 1, including ProRAW support, and updates to Health, Find My, Safari, Weather, Apple Music, Shortcuts, Home, Alarm, and PlayStation 5 controller support. Compared to beta 1, subsequent beta releases have been minor in nature. Check out the release notes below for this update, which lists a few bug fixes that Apple has included in this update. Make sure to read our detailed overview of the new features in iOS 14.3 beta.

General

Resolved in iOS & iPadOS 14.3 Beta 3

  • iPadOS 14.3 beta 3 now supports Shared iPad mode. (71392759)

Business Chat

Resolved in iOS & iPadOS 14.3 Beta 3

  • You can now submit List Picker and Time Picker selections as expected. (69493375)

SKAdNetwork

Known Issues

  • To receive a postback from devices running iOS 14 or later, generate signatures using signature version 2.0 or later. Version 1.0 signatures don’t result in a postback on iOS 14 and later, even if the advertised app is installed and launched. (71474331)

SwiftUI

Resolved in iOS & iPadOS 14.3 Beta 3

  • Sidebar icons on iPadOS now use the accent color or specified ListItemTint as expected. (63686175)

watchOS 7.2 beta 3

watchOS 7.2 is supposedly going to introduce Apple Fitness+. In a rare move, Apple has addressed the references to Fitness+ in watchOS 7.2 beta 3 in the release notes:

General

Known Issues

  • You might encounter references to Fitness+ in watchOS 7.2 beta 3; however, this feature isn’t currently available. (71379313)

tvOS 14.3 beta 3

Just like the previous two beta releases, tvOS 14.3 beta 3 still does not have any release notes.

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