Apple has released another update specifically for the iPhone 12 / iPhone 12 mini and iOS 14. The new iOS version 14.2.1 is currently only available for the two iPhone 12 models and fixes a number of problems. According to the previously known release notes, the new version brings a few bug fixes and optimizations for the iPhone 12 and iPhone 12 mini. This concerns problem with the new devices that have already been discussed a lot – for example, that the lock screen may not respond on the iPhone 12 mini. The advantages of the Apple iOS 14 update at a glance
How to get iOS 14.2.1
The update is now available in the usual ways: Users can obtain the update using the auto-update function or initiate the update themselves in the settings. If you want to receive the update as quickly as possible, you can search for the software update in the settings and install it directly. To do this, go to Settings / General / Software update.
The iOS update is displayed there; you can start and install the download directly. So you usually get the update faster than waiting for an update notification or choosing the automatic function. The distribution takes place as an over-the-air update (OTA), depending on the user settings, either at the preselected time or directly when available. You can also use iTunes with a PC for the update and connect your iOS device there. The update is recommended to all users of the new iPhone 12 family. The changes:
- Some MMS messages could not be received
- Hearing aids with the Made for iPhone logo could experience audio quality issues when listening to audio through iPhone
- The lock screen may have stopped responding on the iPhone 12 mini