Apple Seeds First Public Betas of iOS 12.1.2, macOS Mojave 10.14.3, and tvOS 12.1.2

Apple today seeded the first beta of iOS 12.1.2 to public beta testers, one day after seeding the same beta to developers and six days after the release of the iOS 12.1.1 update with expanded eSIM support and many other new features.

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iPhone and iPad users enrolled in the free Apple Beta Software Program will receive the iOS 12.1.2 beta over-the-air in Settings > General > Software Update after installing the necessary configuration profile from Apple's beta site.

iOS 12.1.2 looks to be a minor update focused on "bug fixes and improvements," according to Apple's release notes.

Apple also seeded the first betas of macOS Mojave 10.14.3 and tvOS 12.1.2 to public beta testers today. The macOS beta can be installed using Apple's macOS Public Beta Access Utility, while the tvOS beta can be installed by navigating to Settings > System > Software Updates > Get Public Beta Updates.

Apple says macOS Mojave 10.14.3 contains "bug fixes and improvements," while the tvOS 12.1.2 is likely a very minor update.

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justperry Avatar
73 months ago
Ha, this is new, now you get 3 articles in one....

Good job MR
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Westside guy Avatar
73 months ago
Best to change out IPhones every two years to avoid battery problems.
You've got to be kidding... although Apple loves you I'm sure.
Score: 5 Votes (Like | Disagree)
w5jck Avatar
73 months ago
iOS 12.1.1 appears to have drastically reduced my battery charge retainment on my iPhone 7, so I hope this takes care of that issue. My iPhone 7 now burns through the battery about 3 times faster than on 12.1.0.
Score: 3 Votes (Like | Disagree)
avanpelt Avatar
73 months ago
Heads up that EverythingApplePro reported that 12.1.2 beta 1 causes the app switcher to misbehave.
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AllergyDoc Avatar
73 months ago
iOS 12.1.1 appears to have drastically reduced my battery charge retainment on my iPhone 7, so I hope this takes care of that issue. My iPhone 7 now burns through the battery about 3 times faster than on 12.1.0.
Did the same on my 7+.
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WatchFromAfar Avatar
73 months ago
is this real news or fake news? i'm downloading now...
I don't think "EverythingApplePro" are a news organisation; so how can it be either real or fake news?
Score: 3 Votes (Like | Disagree)