Apple has just released iOS 13 for download in Canada, along with watchOS 6 for Apple Watch Series 3 and later (Series 1 and 2 support will be coming later this fall).
(Yes, we waited to see the update before we hit publish)
The following devices can download and support iOS 13:
iPhone XS Max
iPhone 8 Plus
iPhone 7 Plus
iPhone 6s Plus
Before you update to iOS 13, you should backup your iPhone.
You can update to iOS 13 by going to Settings > General > Software Update on your iPhone. If you’re not seeing the update, it may take a while to localize and show up.
Where’s iPadOS? That’s coming on September 24 (UPDATED), alongside tvOS 13. What about macOS Catalina? It’s coming later in October says Apple. Yes, new software release dates are staggered this year.
Apple’s servers are probably getting hit hard with demand with the release of iOS 13, as they do every year with iOS releases. You may want to update later this evening if you’re not in a rush.
“iOS 13 introduces a bold new look, major updates to the apps you use every day, new ways to help you protect your privacy, and improvements across the entire system that make your iPhone even faster and more delightful to use,” explains Apple’s website.
iOS 13 (Build 17A577) IPSW direct download links below:
- iPhone 6s (iPhone8,1) — Download
- iPhone 6s Plus (iPhone8,2) — Download
- iPhone SE (iPhone8,4) — Download
- iPhone 7 (CDMA/GSM/LTE) (iPhone9,1) — Download
- iPhone 7 Plus (CDMA/GSM/LTE) (iPhone9,2) — Download
- iPhone 7 (GSM/LTE) (iPhone9,3) — Download
- iPhone 7 Plus (GSM/LTE) (iPhone9,4) — Download
- iPhone 8 (CDMA/GSM/LTE) (iPhone10,1) — Download
- iPhone 8 Plus (CDMA/GSM/LTE) (iPhone10,2) — Download
- iPhone X (CDMA/GSM/LTE) (iPhone10,3) — Download
- iPhone 8 (GSM/LTE) (iPhone10,4) — Download
- iPhone 8 Plus (GSM/LTE) (iPhone10,5) — Download
- iPhone X (GSM/LTE) (iPhone10,6) — Download
- iPhone XS (iPhone11,2) — Download
- iPhone XS Max (iPhone11,4) — Download
- iPhone XS Max (China) (iPhone11,6) — Download
- iPhone XR (iPhone11,8) — Download
- iPhone12,1 (iPhone12,1) — Download
- iPhone12,3 (iPhone12,3) — Download
- iPhone12,5 (iPhone12,5) — Download
Let us know how your iOS 13 update goes in the comments, yo.