About two weeks ago iPhones & iPads get the public iOS 13.5 & iPadOS 13.5. And just within one day, the unc0ver exploit was available to Jailbreak iOS 13.5. And to increase the Kernel security, Apple has released the public iOS 13.5.1. But just after a few hours, Apple has also released the iOS 13.5.5 Beta 1 with a couple of new features. And if you have Jailbroken iPhone, then I will not recommend updating to iOS 13.5.1 Stable. Bere, you will know how to update to iOS 13.5.1 or iOS 13.5.5 Beta 1 as per your choice.
The public iOS 13.5.1 only comes with the Security updates and no other new features. But the iOS 13.5.5 Beta 1 is focused on new features and bug fixes. The stable iOS 13.5.1 comes in 50-80MB update size, depending on the device you have. The update comes with build number 17F80, and it doesn’t come with any Modem update. So if you had any problem with the previous version, then you might face the issue also in this version. They patched the vulnerability uncovered by the popular exploit unc0ver. There is no sign of bug fixes and new features. However, the Geekbench scores have been increased a bit.
The iOS 13.5.5 Beta 1 comes in a big update size around 3-4GB, which brings some new features and bug fixes. iOS 13.5.5. Beta 1 comes with build number 17G5035d. It also doesn’t come with a Modem update, and so we are not going to see any change and bug fixes in connectivity. If you are coming from a stable iOS release, then you have to get the beta profile first.
iOS 13.5.1 Update Changelog
iOS 13.5.1 provides important security updates and is recommended for all users.
The stable iOS 13.5.1 come with only one changelog related to security. And does not include any other change. Lets now see what are the new features in iOS 13.5.5 Beta 1 update.
iOS 13.5.5 Beta 1 Features
Apple News Toolbar – The Apple news now comes with a sticky toolbar that doesn’t disappear, which used to when checking any subscription channel. And in a new update, the toolbar sticks at the bottom for easy access.
Apple Car Key – The rumor regarding the Car Key feature is on the web for a long time and almost everyone. This function can be used to pair Car and iPhone, and then you can unlock using the NFC.
So these are the two notable features in the iOS 13.5.5 Beta 1 update. There can be some bug fixes and minor changes that you get to see in the update. Let’s now check how you can download and install the iOS 13.5.1 or iOS 13.5.5 Beta 1.
Download & Install iOS 13.5.1 Update
The update is available for all the supported phones, and you can install it right away on your device. To install the update, simply head over to the Settings and then Software update section then search for the update manually. It will reflect the update, and then you can Download and Install the iOS 13.5.1 on your iPhone.
But for iPhone users with Beta build on their phones need to remove the beta profile from the phone. If you want to update to iOS 13.5.5 Beta 1, then you shouldn’t remove the beta profile. Only remove if you decide to switch to the stable release. After removing the Beta profile, do a reboot and check for updates in Software update settings. Then install the update, reboot, and enjoy.
Steps to Remove Beta Profile from iPhone and iPad
Before removing the beta profile, you should be aware that you will not receive a beta update until you reinstall the beta profile. And adding a beta profile is an easy task, so this shouldn’t be a big problem.
- First, start with opening Settings on your iPhone or iPad.
- Then in Setting, go to General option.
- Look for Profile, which will be near the VPN option and then open it.
- It will show the installed Beta Profile, so tap on it to open and proceed further.
- Now tap on Remove Profile button to delete the beta profile.
- Then reboot your phone and now go to Software Update and install the latest available update.
Download and Install iOS 13.5.5 Beta 1
If you have a developer beta or public beta account, then you can update your iPhone to iOS 13.5.5 Beta 1. You can also sign up for the beta updates. To get updates, just make sure that your iPhone has the beta profile. If the beta profile is not installed on your iPhone, then follow the below steps; otherwise, skip it. You can also sign up for the iOS 13 beta program using the below steps.
Sign Up for iOS 13 Beta Program & Install Beta Profile
- Go to the Apple Beta Software program site.
- Then scroll down a bit and click on Sign in if you have Apple ID.
- On the next page, select the correct OS for your devices like iOS or iPadOS.
- Scroll down till Getting Started and click on Enroll your iOS device.
- Now you need to install a profile from the next Page. For this, click on the Download Profile.
- After installing the Profile, reboot your device. And you are ready to install iOS 13.5.5 Beta 1 on your iPhone.
After installing the beta profile, you can go to Settings > Software Update to install 13.5.5 Beta 1 on your iPhone.
So this is the simple method to get the iOS 13.5.1 stable build or iOS 13.5.5 beta 1 update on iPhones. We can also install the beta using the IPSW file, and in this case, you don’t need to sign up for the beta. Also, we can use the iTunes or Finder to install the beta. In case if you have any questions on your mind, let us know in the comment section.