10 Things to Know About the iPhone 6s iOS 9.3.2 Update
In response to one of the more glaring iOS 9.3 problems, Apple released an iOS 9.3.1 update for the iPhone 6s and its other iOS 9 powered devices.
And now, just a few weeks after its release, iOS 9.3.1’s reign is now over thanks to a brand new iOS 9.3.2 update for iPhone, iPad and iPod touch.
The next time you check for an update on your iPhone 6s, you’re going to get a prompt to install the iOS 9.3.2 update.
If you already upgraded to iOS 9.3.1 or iOS 9.3, iOS 9.3.2 is small and includes only a few bug fixes and patches. If you’re coming from iOS 9.2.1 or older, iOS 9.3.2 will be much bigger.
With the smoke around the iOS 9.3.2 release still a bit unsettled, we want to take a look at the important things to know right now about the iPhone 6s iOS 9.3.2 update.
This roundup includes early impressions of iOS 9.3.2 on iPhone 6s, a look at the current state of iOS 9.3.2 problems, and some tips that will help you get the most out of your update, should you choose to install it today.
iOS 9.3.2 on iPhone 6s: First Impressions1 / 10
If you’re coming from iOS 9.3.1, iOS 9.3.2 is a small update, just a shade under 100MB for the iPhone 6s. It took us a grand total of six minutes to download
and install on our device. We didn’t run into any installation problems.
We obviously can’t speak to long term battery life but so far, the iPhone 6s is holding up nicely with iOS 9.3.2 on board. We haven’t noticed any abnormal drain in standby or when the phone is in use.
Wi-Fi, LTE and Bluetooth are all working fine after a few hours with the iOS 9.3.2 update. We’ve tested the update and phone with several different routers, ISPs, and Bluetooth devices (speakers/headsets) and everything’s working.
The iPhone 6s is still very fast with iOS 9.3.2 on board and all of our core applications are behaving normally. We obviously haven’t been able to test every app on the App Store so read reviews from iOS 9.3.2 users before you install updates.
We haven’t run into an experience-breaking problems with our version of the iPhone 6s iOS 9.3.2 update, at least not yet. We saw a pickup in random reboots at the end of iOS 9.3.1’s reign but we haven’t seen any after getting the iOS 9.3.2 update on board.
So far, iOS 9.3.2 is impressive. If you’re on iOS 9.3.1, installing iOS 9.3.2 is a no-brainer. It wipes out several annoying problems and brings added security.
If you’re on something older than iOS 9.3, you could opt wait a little longer for more iPhone 6s-specific long-term feedback to arrive. We should see some emerge soon.