Apple has rolled out iOS 6.0 beta 3 Build 10A5355d for iPhone, iPad and iPod touch with bug fixes and many other improvements over its predecessor iOS 6.0 beta 2 Build 10A5338d which was released three weeks back.
If you’re unaware, iOS 6 brings number of enhancements to Phone app, numerous features to Siri, system-wide Facebook integration, Apple’s Maps service, Facetime over 3G and more. You can go through the complete list of iOS 6 features.
For those who haven’t received over-the-air notification about the software update on their iOS device running iOS 6 Beta 2 can update over-the-air (go to Settings > General > Software Update). If the update doesn’t show up then the users need to try may be later. Apple’s new iOS 6.0 BETA3 weighs 374MB in size for iPhone 4S and a 424MB download for the third-generation iPad.
Only registered developers who are already enrolled with membership Program ($99 per year) are lucky and can download iOS 6.0 beta 3 Build 10A5355d for free. In case you are not registered, you can still follow the direct links listed below to download bits of iOS 6.0 beta3 right now for iPad 2 (3G, WiFi), iPad 3 (3G, WiFi), iPhone 4S, iPhone 4 (GSM, CDMA), iPhone 3GS and iPod touch 4G models.
We have already started digging a little deeper into iOS 6.0 beta 3 rigs. Before you download and install iOS 6 beta 3 onto your iOS device, it is highly recommended to backup your data. And yes, as usual, Jailbreaks and unlockers should not try installing or updating their jailbroken iOS device to the latest iOS 6, since it will patch the existing exploits.
iOS 6 Beta 3 Change Log
- Xcode Developer Preview 3 and Apple TV Software beta 3 has been released too.
- A new section in the Settings app for Maps has been made available that allows you to change the volume of the navigation voice, set distances to display in kilometers or miles, set map labels to display either in the local language or always in English, and set map label sizes to either “normal” or “large”.
- Maps app now shows Roadwork and traffic accidents.
- Answer and Decline buttons for FaceTime calls re-instated.
- iMessage on iPad now accepts phone number as valid contact info.
- Greater 3D Flyover coverage in Maps.
- Glyphs for bookmarks, Reading List, and history in Safari.
- Auto-brightness in iOS beta 3 changes gradually.
iOS 6 Beta 3 Direct Download Links
The New iPad (iPad 3) iOS 6 Beta 1 : iPad 3 WiFi, iPad 3 (WiFi+3G)
iPad 2 iOS 6 Beta 1 : Wi-Fi, WiFi + 3G (GSM), WiFi + 3G (CDMA), Revised Wi-Fi
iPhone iOS 6 Beta 1 : iPhone 4S, 4 (GSM), 4 (CDMA), 3GS
iPod touch 4G iOS 6 Beta 1 : 4th Generation
Apple TV iOS 6 Beta 1 : 2nd Generation, 3rd Generation