Apple has seeded the second beta update of iOS 10.2 to the developers. The iOS 10.2 beta 2 is available for the users registered with Apple Developer Program or Apple Public Beta Program.
The iOS 10.2 beta 2 brought some new features inside it including,
TV app: will be available for the iOS devices that will help users to watch their favorite shows and deciding which content to watch via Siri Live Tune-in.
SOS: This feature is introduces in this iOS 10.2 beta for the first time, the SOS feature will enable an SOS call to emergency services by simply pressing the power button consecutively 5 times.
Music: Improved existing music player with shuffle and repeat options become prominent.
Apple is making it’s operating system more attractive by adding smart apps and feature. The iOS 10.2 beta will help developers and testers to create an interaction with the new features and improvements in added in the update. The iOS 10.2 beta 2 is available to download for the supported Apple devices including iPhone 7, 7 plus, 5, 5c, 5s, 6, 6 Plus, 6s, 6s Plus along iPads touch devices, iPod 6th Generation and others. The iOS 10 update has brought tons of new features that you can view here in this guide.
We have mentioned below the OTA and iTunes method to install the iOS 10.2 beta 2 iPSW on your iPhone, iPad, iPod touch devices and others. We have prepared a complete list of devices along their firmware link (of course iOS 10 build) you can just choose your device and grab the iOS 10 firmware for it. Before updating your device to latest firmware first make sure you make a backup of your device using iCloud or iTunes, as if any thing goes wrong so atleast you can restore your previous backup.
How to update iOS 10.2 beta 2 on iPhone, iPad, iPod touch devices via OTA
This is the most easy and simple method to get the latest firmware with a matter of few taps.
Unlock your device and go to Settings >> General and then tap on Software Update
Wait for the device to connect the iOS update servers
If your device is eligible for the update, it will notify you then you can easily download and install the software automatically.
The OTA update is good in aspect that you don’t need to perform extra effort to download the update instead a single tap. The OTA update is pretty bigger so if you don’t have much storage then it will give you an error. So the best thing is to download the iOS 10.2 beta 2 IPSW for your device on PC and then install it using the iTunes, the method is described below just keep scrolling down.
How to install iOS 10.2 beta 2 IPSW on iPhone 7 / 7 Plus 5 / 5c / 5s / 6 / 6 Plus / 6s / 6s Plus along iPads and iPod 6th Generation via iTunes
Process to update iOS 10 and above via iTunes on iPhone, iPad and iPod
Install the latest verison of iTunes on your PC
Download the iOS 10 IPSW for your device from the links mentioned below.
Go to Settings App >> iCloud >> Find My Phone and turn it off from the toggle on the device.
Now it’s essential to connect your device Apple device to PC using Apple’s USB cable.
Launch the iTunes and choose your device model.
On the iTunes Screen press and hold Shift key and then click on ‘Restore iPhone’.
Now you will be ask to choose the downloaded iOS 10.2 beta 2 firmware IPSW for your device you downloaded earlier.
The update process will start soon and wait for the process to complete.
Your device will restart once the installation process is completed. It’s the time to enjoy the latest most stable firmware on your device.
Download Links for iOS 10.2 beta 2 iPSW
Direct Download link for iOS 10.2 beta 2
- 12.9-inch iPad Pro (WiFi)
- 12.9-inch iPad Pro (Cellular)
- 9.7-inch iPad Pro (WiFi)
- 9.7-inch iPad Pro (Cellular)
- iPad Air 2 (6th generation WiFi)
- iPad Air 2 (6th generation Cellular)
- iPad Air (5th generation WiFi + Cellular)
- iPad Air (5th generation WiFi)
- iPad Air (5th generation CDMA)
- iPad (4th generation CDMA)
- iPad (4th generation GSM)
- iPad (4th generation WiFi)
- iPad mini 2 (WiFi + Cellular)
- iPad mini 2 (WiFi)
- iPad mini 2 (CDMA)
- iPad mini 3 (China)
- iPad mini 3 (WiFi)
- iPad mini 3 (Cellular)
- iPad mini 4 (WiFi)
- iPad mini 4 (Cellular)
- iPhone 5 (CDMA)
- iPhone 5 (GSM)
- iPhone 5c (CDMA)
- iPhone 5c (GSM)
- iPhone 5s (CDMA)
- iPhone 5s (GSM)
- iPhone 6
- iPhone 6 Plus
- iPhone 6s
- iPhone 6s Plus
- iPhone 7
- iPhone 7 Plus
- iPhone SE
- iPod touch (6th-generation)
That’s it! Enjoy the latest iOS 10.2 beta 2 iPSW on your iPhone 5, 5c, 5s, 6, 6 Plus, 6s, 6s Plus, 7 and 7 Plus along iPads and iPod 6th Generation, for any query feel free to contact us through below comment section and stay tune for future updates.