During the unveiling event of the iPhone 5S/5C, Apple promised that its newest mobile OS version, the iOS 7.0 will soon arrive to users. The major software is available in the United Kingdom starting on September 18 around 18:00 BST for iPhone 4 and newer, iPad Mini, 5th generation iPod Touch and iPad 2 and above.
Users of prepaid iPhone units can update their devices with OTA download or through iTunes. The iOS 7 includes a number of major enhancements and significantly overhauled interface. One common talking point of new OS version is its flattened looks, as well as various other changes.
It also tweaks the notification centre, multitasking bar and control centre. Siri can now integrate with social networking search. The Camera app is also improved and there are new functionalities with folder management.
It’s incredibly easy to update the device. To start the OTA update process, users can choose Settings>General>Software Update. With iTunes, users can connect their iOS devices to PC or Mac and open the iTunes software to immediately install the update. It is highly recommended to download the latest iTunes version before using this method.