Apple releases iOS 13.6.1 and iPadOS 13.6.1 with storage and green tint fixes

Apple has released iOS 13.6.1 and iPadOS 13.6.1 software updates for iPhone, iPad, and iPod touch. The update features fixes for low storage bug, exposure notifications issue, and a green tint issue with iPhone displays.

iOS 13.6.1

iOS 13.6.1 is a minor software update and fixes a number of reported issues. One of the issues fixes low storage problems when unnecessary system files might not be deleted when needed. Another fix is related to a green tin that might appear on iPhone displays due to thermal management. The third fix is for exposure notifications as they might not appear for some users in certain situations.

iOS 13.6.1 and iPadOS 13.6.1 Release Notes

Here are the complete official release notes from Apple for the software update:

iOS 13.6.1 includes bug fixes for your ‌iPhone‌.

– Addresses an issue where unneeded system data files might not be automatically deleted when available storage is low
– Fixes a thermal management issue that caused some displays to exhibit a green tint
– Fixes an issue where Exposure Notifications could be disabled for some users

Some features may not be available for all regions or on all Apple devices. For information on the security content of Apple software updates, please visit this website: https://support.apple.com/kb/HT201222

To upgrade your iPhone or iPad, go to Settings > General > Software Update and wait for iOS 13.6.1 to show up. Make sure that your device has at least 50% battery charge and is plugged into a charger.

Apple had previously released iOS 13.6 with digital car keys, Apple News audio stories, Health updates, and a number of bug fixes. The company is now working on iOS 14 and iPadOS 14 which will be released this fall for all users. The updates will ship with new features including home screen widgets, app library, Siri redesign, picture-in-picture for video playback on iPhone, updates to messages, maps and CarPlay, Car Keys, App Clips and more.

Apple also released macOS Catalina 10.15.6 supplemental update with fixes for virtualization and iMac sleep bug.

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