New Delhi | Jagran Tech Desk: US-based tech giant Apple is all set to release its iOS 13 for iPhones and iPod touch models on Thursday. The latest iOS 13 version was first unveiled at WWDC 2019 in June. It will include features such as dedicated dark mode, enhanced photo, video editing and all new 'Sign In' for apps and websites. Besides this, it will also reduce app download size and improve app launch speed.

Earlier, Apple had announced the release date of iOS 13 during the release of the iPhone 11 series. The new operating system is not compatible for iPads (except seventh-generation iPod touch) as the company is set to release iPadOS on September 30.

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The iOS 13 update is available for free download for iPhone 6s and later devices such as iPhone 6s Plus, iPhone SE, iPhone 7, iPhone 7s Plus, iPhone 8, iPhone 8 Plus, iPhone X, iPhone XR, iPhone XS Max, iPhone XS. It comes preloaded in iPhone 11 series- iPhone 11, iPhone 11 Pro and iPhone 11 Pro Max.

iOS 13 is an update to iOS 12.4.1 operating system.

Though the company has not released the time of iOS 13 launch, it is expected to be available in India from around 10.30 pm on Thursday.

Here's how to download iOS 13

Step 1: Ensure you have an active internet or Wifi connection
Step 2: Go to settings > General > Software Update
Step 3: Click on iOS 13 update, tap on download and install
Step 4: Once you have downloaded the update, tap on agree

Your device will restart itself after completion of iOS 13 installation.

Posted By: James Kuanal