Apple Releases iOS 5.1.1 with HDR, AirPlay, and Safari Syncing Bug Fixes


Apple today released iOS 5.1.1, offering bug fixes and other improvements for recent models of the iPhone, iPad, and iPod touch.

This update contains improvements and bug fixes, including:

- Improves reliability of using HDR option for photos taken using the Lock Screen shortcut
- Addresses bugs that could prevent the new iPad from switching between 2G and 3G networks
- Fixes bugs that affected AirPlay video playback in some circumstances
- Improved reliability for syncing Safari bookmarks and Reading List
- Fixes an issue where 'Unable to purchase' alert could be displayed after successful purchase

For information on the security content of this update, please visit this website:

http://support.apple.com/kb/HT1222

iOS 5.1.1, which arrives as Build 9B206, is available for the following devices via iTunes, Apple's site, and over-the-air download directly from the devices:

- Third-generation iPad: Wi-Fi, AT&T/GSM, Verizon
- iPad 2: Original Wi-Fi, New Wi-Fi (with A5 die shrink), AT&T/GSM, Verizon/CDMA
- Original iPad

- iPhone 4S
- iPhone 4: GSM, CDMA
- iPhone 3GS

- iPod touch: fourth-generation, third-generation

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111 months ago
Take note Google, Samsung, HTC, Motorola. This is how software updates are supposed to be deployed.
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111 months ago
Safari seems snappier.
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111 months ago
My iPhone is definitely faster and the battery life is much better.

Lol. Sorry, I just had to.
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111 months ago
Glad the 'Unable to purchase' warning has gone from the appstore! :D
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111 months ago
Can't wait until they allow us to download these updates over 3G... It's not really OTA until they do.
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111 months ago

Is it possibly due to the hardware? I have a UK unlocked iPhone and I got the 3G toggle back in 5.1.

It's an AT&T thing. They took it away because they are poopoo heads.
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