Apple Releases iOS 13 and iPadOS 13 Beta 3 [Update: Public Beta Out]

Apple today released the third developer beta of iOS 13 and iPadOS 13.

Update: iOS 13 beta 3 is not available for iPhone 7 and iPhone 7 Plus.

The update will be available as OTA for all developers running beta 2 of iOS 13 or iPadOS 13 on their iPhone or iPad.

Additionally, the company has also released the third developer beta of macOS Catalina.

The latest developer beta from Apple should contain a number of bug fixes and stability improvements. There are also going to be some minor changes and tweaks and we will report about them as they are discovered.

With the third developer beta released, it is likely that we will see Apple release the second public beta of these operating systems for public beta testers later this week as well.

The final release of iOS 13 and iPadOS 13 are expected to drop in September around a week before the 2019 íPhones launch.

Download iOS 13 and iPadOS 13 Beta 3

If you are already running iOS 13 Developer Beta 2 on your iPhone, you just need to go to Settings -> General -> Software Update and download the beta 3 OTA.

The same steps are also applicable for downloading iPadOS 13 Beta 3.

Read: Install iOS 13 or iPadOS 13 Public Beta on iPhone and iPad

iOS 13 Features

1. Dark Mode

The biggest feature of iOS 13 is the new Dark Mode. This is truly system-wide. It stretches from the Lock screen to the widgets screen to Apple’s own apps. Even the keyboard gets a better version of the dark mode.Dark mode can be enabled easily from the Control Center.

iOS 13 What's New Beta

2. 30% Faster Face ID Unlock

Something that will be noticeable instantly for iPhone X and above is that Face ID unlocked more than 30% faster.

3. Faster App Loading

Apple is continuing the focus on performance from iOS 12. The apps now launch twice as fast. And app downloads will be 50% smaller while app updates will be over 60% smaller.

4. Redesigned Volume HUD

The new Volume HUD appears in the top-left corner of the screen in an unintrusive manner. It first shows up as a full sized slide. But it immediately shrinks and becomes unintrusive.

5. iCloud Drive Folder Sharing in Files App

You can now share a whole iCloud Drive folder with other users using the Files app.

If you notice any major changes or improvements in iOS 13 or iPadOS 13, drop a comment and let us know about it.

Read: iOS 13 Features: What’s New

Update: Apple has released the second public beta of iOS 13, iPadOS 13, and macOS Catalina to public beta testers.