Apple releases iOS 15.0.1 with fix for Apple Watch unlock issue on iPhone 13

Apple has released iOS 15.0.1 and iPadOS 15.0.1 to all users. The update features a fix for Apple Watch unlock issue with iPhone 13, a fix for storage alert showing even when it is not full, and a bug fix for Fitness+ subscribers.

iOS 15 and iPadOS 15 are major new updates and include new features like Live Text, Focus mode, improvements to apps like Weather, Photo, Wallet etc, new Memojis, and much more.

iOS 15.0.1

iOS 15.0.1 fixes “Unlock iPhone with Apple Watch” issue

Here are the release notes from Apple for iOS 15.0.1:

This update includes bug fixes for your iPhone.
– Unlock iPhone with Apple Watch may not work on iPhone 13 models
– Settings app may incorrectly display an alert that storage is full
– Audio meditations could unexpectedly start a workout on Apple Watch for some Fitness+ subscribers

The update also features some security fixes, however, Apple’s webpage says “This update has no published CVE entries. “.

Which devices support iOS 15.0.1?

  • iPhone 6s and later
  • iPad Pro (all models)
  • iPad Air 2 and later
  • iPad 5th generation and later
  • iPad mini 4 and later
  • iPod touch (7th generation)
  • iPad Pro (all models)
  • iPad Air 2 and later
  • iPad 5th generation and later
  • iPad mini 4 and later

How to update to iOS 15.0.1?

To update, simply go to Settings > General > Software Update on your iPhone, iPad, or iPod touch. Make sure you are connected to a stable Wi-Fi network and have sufficient battery charge in your device.

iOS 15.0.1 fixes some issues but many more issues exist

iOS 15 was just released last week, and Apple has released this new update on Friday which is not a usual day for software updates from the company. A number of bugs have been reported in iOS 15, especially on iPhone 13, so far. These include the following:

Even third-party apps like Spotify have not had smooth iOS 15 updates, as the app reportedly has a high battery drain issue with the new operating system. Even some security issues are left unfixed in the new update so far.

You can follow some workarounds to fix some iOS 15 issues, including battery drain, Wi-Fi issues, and Bluetooth issues, but the aforementioned issues require Apple to release further software updates.

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