iOS 7 Beta 2

Discussion in 'iOS 7' started by AppleNewsTech, Jun 11, 2013.

  1. macrumors member

    Okay forgive me for asking, but someone was going to eventually ask! Based on past released betas, when do you think iOS 7 Beta 2 will come out? Monday the 24th?
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  3. macrumors regular

    usually 2-3 weeks. it was exactly 14 days last year from ios 6 beta 1 to 2
  4. macrumors regular

    They've got quite a few things to fix and polish, one week may not be enough

    Maybe in two weeks?
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    I think maybe once has Apple ever released a new beta after just a single week, it's almost always (if not always) been 2-3 weeks per new beta, if not longer even. Does anyone have the dates handy of the beta releases for past iOSs? I remember someone made a site dedicated to it even, with a fancy graph during last year's iOS 6 beta testing.
  6. macrumors regular

    taken from

    iOS 5 beta 1 released on June 6, 2011
    - 18 days to beta 2
    iOS 5 beta 2 released on June 24, 2011
    - 17 days to beta 3
    iOS 5 beta 3 released on July 11, 2011
    - 11 days to beta 4
    iOS 5 beta 4 released on July 22, 2011
    - 16 days to beta 5
    iOS 5 beta 5 released on August 7, 2011
    - 12 days to beta 6
    iOS 5 beta 6 released on August 19, 2011
    - 12 days to beta 7
    iOS 5 beta 7 released on August 31, 2011
    - 9 days to beta 8
    iOS 5 beta 8 released on September 9, 2011
    - 25 days to GM
    iOS 5 GM released on October 4, 2011
    - 8 days to release
    iOS 5 RELEASED to public on October 12, 2011
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  8. macrumors 6502a


    I'm thinking next week. This is quite the overhaul and I'm sure they are getting tons if feedback.
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    Brand new design team, brand new and many many differant API's and UI changes. I'd say any past history has gone out of the window.
  10. macrumors regular

    The first beta is usually a few weeks old too, they get it lined up before WWDC. Beta 2 usually is more than a month worth of work.
  11. macrumors regular

    Probably not one week, but they don't have to fix EVERYTHING by the next beta. That's why it's a beta.
  12. macrumors 6502


    iOS 7 beta 1S instead of beta 2?
  13. macrumors 68000


    Do the beta updates go OTA even for nonregistered UDIDs?
  14. macrumors regular

    Of course they don't have to fix everything. They fix what was reported to them and release beta 2. New bugs arrive, they fix and release beta 3 and so on
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    Haha. That made me laugh. :)
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    Yes they do.
  17. macrumors 601

    I'm curious to see if that affects the beta schedule.
  18. macrumors 68000



    Looking forward to the next beta. This current one has been very buggy for me. Just hope they fix the battery drain and the resprings.
  19. macrumors newbie

    Things dont usually change between iOS betas, but I have a feeling that iOS 7 still needs some design work before release. Mostly some of those icons and the reminders/notes apps. They just don't fit. Im pretty confident that despite what Ive said the icons we see now were thrown together pretty quick; Apple even had different icons then the ones that made it into the final b1 build on their website


    That 73 degrees icon just might be live weather!
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    I didn't think beta updates were released OTA?
  21. macrumors member

    When it comes down to releasing the final version of iOS 7, will I have to do a fresh install or I can continue to use the GM afterwards?
  22. macrumors 68000


    The GM and the final version are the same thing. Once you have it, you can continue to use it. Just keep upgrading your betas.
  23. macrumors newbie

    Any ideas if there's an iOS7 developer Twitter account dedicated to updates purely about Beta releases?
  24. macrumors member

    This is a great find, where did you find it on the Apple site??
  25. macrumors newbie

    Ever since I got beta. My signal has lowered and my data has slowed down. Almost to the point where it says cannot connect to Internet. Has anyone received the same problem?

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