Published on September 18th, 2023
Attention iPhone users! Apple is set to launch its latest iOS update worldwide, with Indian users scheduled to receive iOS 17 starting September 18 at 10.30 pm IST.
The update will be available for the following iPhone models: 15, 15 Plus, 15 Pro, 15 Pro Max, 14, 14 Plus, 14 Pro, 14 Pro Max, 13, 13 mini, 13 Pro, 13 Pro Max, 12, 12 mini, 12 Pro, 12 Pro Max, 11, 11 Pro, 11 Pro Max, XS, XS Max, XR, and SE (2nd generation or later).
Before the iOS 17 update rollout, here are some essential steps to prepare your iPhone for a smooth installation.
Preparing iPhone For iOS 17: Key Steps
Before proceeding with the iOS 17 update, ensure your iPhone is compatible with the new software as listed below.
1. Verify iOS 17 compatibility for your iPhone from the list provided.
2. Prior to updating, establish a secure backup for your iPhone or iPad. New updates may have occasional issues resolved through patches later on. Therefore, safeguard your data by backing up to external storage, your computer, or iCloud.
3. If your iPhone has a base storage capacity of 128 GB, consider freeing up space. In today’s environment, 128 GB can fill up rapidly. To ensure a prompt iOS 17 update and secure your spot among the first to receive it, optimize your device’s storage by making some room.
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In anticipation of the highly-awaited iOS 17 update, iPhone users, including those in India, can now prepare for a seamless transition.
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