Apple seeds iOS 8.1 beta 2 to developers

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Apple has just released iOS 8.1 beta 2 (build number 12B407) to registered developers of the iOS developer program.

iOS 8 was publicly released on September 17th, followed by iOS 8.0.1 which was pulled following “No Service” reports. Apple later released iOS 8.0.2 on September 26th, followed by iOS 8.1 beta 1 on September 29th.

iOS 8.1 is compatible with iPhone 4S, iPhone 5, iPhone 5c, iPhone 5s, iPhone 6, iPhone 6 Plus, iPad 2, iPad (third-generation), iPad (fourth-generation), iPad Air, iPad mini, iPad mini with Retina display and iPod touch (fifth-generation). The latest version of Apple’s mobile operating system is much more open, featuring third-party keyboards, interactive notifications, widgets and more.

Direct download links for iOS 8.1 beta 2 (Note that you need to be a registered developer to download these files):


iPod touch:

Let us know if you’ve found any new features or changes in iOS 8.1 beta 2 in the comments or send an email to [email protected]

For the changes in iOS 8.1 beta 1, head over to this post.