Apple Rolls Out iOS 14.3 Update: All You Need To

iOS 14.3

Apple has released the iOS 14 update, which is a prerequisite for the new AirPods Pro Max. The new version 14.3 also brings other innovations, including data protection, and the new Apple ProRAW format.

iOS 14.3 is a prerequisite for the new AirPods Pro Max and for the new Abdienst Fitness +, which has started immediately in the USA. According to the previously known release notes, the new version also brings a number of bug fixes and optimizations. We have added the complete release notes for you at the end of the post.

How to get iOS 14.3

The update is now available in the usual ways: Users can obtain the update using the auto-update function or initiate the update themselves in the settings. If you want to receive the update as quickly as possible, you can search for the software update in the settings and install it directly. To do this, go to Settings / General / Software update.

Update now

The iOS update is displayed there; you can start and install the download directly. So you usually get the update faster than waiting for an update notification or choosing the automatic function. The distribution takes place as an over-the-air update (OTA), depending on the user settings, either at the preselected time or directly when available. You can also use iTunes with a PC for the update and connect your iOS device there. The update is recommended to all users.

The changes In iOS 14.3

  • iOS 14.3 supports Apple Fitness + and the AirPods Max. This version allows you to take photos in Apple ProRAW format with the iPhone 12 Pro, offers data protection information in the App Store for the first time, and includes additional functions and bug fixes for your iPhone.
    • Apple Fitness +
    • A new fitness experience for Apple Watch with gym-style workouts available on your iPhone, iPad, and Apple TV (Apple Watch Series 3 and later)
    • With the new fitness app on the iPhone, iPad, and Apple TV you can discover the workouts and trainers from Fitness + and receive personalized recommendations
    • Video workouts are added every week for ten popular workout types: HIIT (High-Intensity Interval Training), indoor cycling, yoga, core and strength training, dancing, rowing, treadmill (walking and running), and mindful cool-down
    • Playlists curated by Fitness + trainers are the ideal complement to training
    • Fitness + subscriptions are available in Australia, Canada, Ireland, New Zealand, the UK, and the US
    • AirPods Max
    • Support for the AirPods Max, the new circumaural headphones
    • Hi-Fi audio for detailed sound
    • Adaptive EQ that adapts the sound in real-time to the individual position of the headphones
    • Active noise cancellation to block out ambient noise
    • Transparency mode so that ambient noise can be heard
    • 3D audio with dynamic head tracking for a cinema-like listening experience
    • photos
    • The iPhone 12 Pro and iPhone 12 Pro Max can take photos in the “Apple ProRAW” format
    • Apple ProRAW photos can be edited in the Photos app
    • Option to record video at 25 fps
    • Mirroring the front camera for still images on the iPhone 6s, iPhone 6s Plus, iPhone SE, iPhone 7, iPhone 7 Plus, iPhone 8, iPhone 8 Plus, and iPhone X
    • data protection
    • A new section with privacy information on the product pages in the App Store with a developer-created summary of privacy practices for the app in question
    • TV app
    • New tab “Apple TV +” to easily discover and watch Apple Originals (series and films)
    • Extended search function for searching by category (such as genre), displaying the last search queries and showing suggestions while typing
    • Display of the top hits with the most relevant matches in the categories of Movies, TV Shows, Cast and Crew, TV Channels and Sports
    • App clips
    • Support for starting app clips using Apple-designed app clip codes via camera or control center
    • Health
    • Ability to specify factors such as pregnancy, breastfeeding or contraceptives in the cycle log of the “Health” app in order to optimize predictions about your period and fertile phase
    • Weather
    • Air quality data is now available in the Weather and Maps apps and Siri for certain locations in Mainland China
    • In the United States, the United Kingdom, Germany, India, and Mexico, health recommendations are provided in the Weather app and Siri for certain air quality values
    • The air quality data in the “Weather” and “Maps” apps as well as in Siri reflect the updated national guide values ​​for Germany and Mexico
    • safari
    • The search engine “Ecosia” is offered as an option in Safari
    • This version also fixes the following issues:
    • MMS messages were not received in certain cases
    • Notifications from the Messages app were not received in certain cases
    • The members of groups in the Contacts app did not appear when composing a message
    • Videos were not displaying correctly in certain cases when shared using the Photos app
    • App folders could not be opened in certain situations
    • Spotlight search results and opening apps from Spotlight did not work in certain cases
    • The option “Bluetooth” was not available in the “Settings” in certain cases
    • The wireless charging of devices was prevented in certain cases
    • The MagSafe Duo Wireless Charger did not charge the iPhone at maximum power in certain cases
    • The configuration of wireless accessories and peripherals that use the WAC protocol could not be completed in certain cases
    • The keyboard was hidden when adding a list in the Reminders app while VoiceOver was active

Some features may not be available in all countries or regions, or on all Apple devices. For more information about the security aspects of Apple software updates, visit Apple Support