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Banglazed

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iOS 15.2

Release Date
― December 13, 2021
Build Number ― 19C56 | 19C57 (iPhone 13 models)
Darwin Kernel Version ― 21.2.0: Sun Nov 28 20:43:39 PST 2021; root:xnu-8019.62.2~1

iOS 15.2 adds Apple Music Voice Plan, a new subscription tier that provides access to music using Siri. This update also includes the App Privacy Report, new safety features for children and parents in Messages, and other features and bug fixes for your iPhone.

Apple Music Voice Plan
  • Apple Music Voice Plan is a new subscription tier that gives you access to all songs, playlists, and stations in Apple Music using Siri
  • Just Ask Siri suggests music based on your listening history and likes or dislikes
  • Play it Again lets you access a list of your recently played music
Privacy
  • App Privacy Report in Settings lets you see how often apps have accessed your location, photos, camera, microphone, contacts and more during the last seven days, as well as their network activity
Messages
  • Communication safety setting gives parents the ability to enable warnings for children when they receive or send photos that contain nudity
  • Safety warnings contain helpful resources for children when they receive photos that contain nudity
Siri and Search
  • Expanded guidance in Siri, Spotlight and Safari Search to help children and parents stay safe online and get help with unsafe situations
Apple ID
  • Digital Legacy allows you to designate people as Legacy Contacts so they can access your iCloud account and personal information in the event of your death
Camera
  • Macro photo control for switching to the Ultra Wide lens to capture macro photos and videos can be enabled in Settings on iPhone 13 Pro and iPhone 13 Pro Max
TV app
  • Store tab lets you browse, buy, and rent movies and TV Shows all in one place
CarPlay
  • Enhanced city map in Apple Maps with road details like turn lanes, medians, bike lanes, and pedestrian crosswalks for supported cities
This release also includes the following enhancements for your iPhone:
  • Hide My Email is available in the Mail app for iCloud+ subscribers to create unique, random email addresses
  • Find My can locate iPhone for up to five hours when in Power Reserve
  • Stocks allows you to view the currency for a ticker and see year-to-date performance when viewing charts
  • Reminders and Notes now allow you to delete or rename tags
This release also includes bug fixes for your iPhone:
  • Siri may not respond while VoiceOver is running and iPhone is locked
  • ProRAW photos may appear overexposed when viewing in third-party photo editing apps
  • HomeKit scenes that include a garage door may not run from CarPlay when your iPhone is locked
  • CarPlay may not update Now Playing information for certain apps
  • Video streaming apps may not load content on iPhone 13 models
  • Calendar events may appear on the wrong day for Microsoft Exchange users
Some features may not be available for all regions or on all Apple devices. For information on the security content of Apple software updates, please visit this website:

iOS 15.2 Release Notes

New Features & Changes
New Issues
Remaining Issues

  • Streaming in the Music app could result in higher CPU usage, causing faster battery drain in some scenarios
Resolved Issues

Additional Notes

  • iPhone 13/Mini/Pro/Max: 1.32.09
  • iPhone 12/Mini/Pro/Max: 2.23.02
  • iPhone 11/Pro/Max/SE 2020: 2.04.07
  • iPhone XR/XS/Max: 4.02.02
  • Qualcomm iPhone 8/8 Plus/X: 7.00.00
  • Intel iPhone 8/8 Plus/X: 5.01.01
  • Qualcomm iPhone 7/7 Plus: 7.10.01
  • Intel iPhone 7/7 Plus: 5.00.00
  • iPhone SE: 11.01.02
  • iPhone 6S/6S Plus: 7.70.00 and 8.02.01
  • iPad Air 4th gen: 3.01.02
United States
  • Verizon - 49.0
  • Visible (MVNO Verizon) 46.0
  • Verizon (iPad) - 41.0
  • T-Mobile - 49.0
  • AT&T - 49.0.2
  • FirstNet - 46.0
  • FirstNet (iPad) - 41.7.6
  • Cricket - 40.5.2
  • MetroPCS -
  • U.S. Cellular - 46.7.24
  • Sprint - 40.0
  • TracFone/Straight Talk/Walmart Family Mobile - 49.0
  • Xfinity Mobile 45
Australia
  • Optus - 49.0
  • Telstra - 49.0
  • Vodafone AU - 49.0
Belgium
  • BASE - 33.0
  • Orange B - 32.5.7
  • Proximus - 45.0
  • Telenet - 44.1
Canada
  • Videotron - 49.0
  • Rogers - 41.0
  • Fido - 49.0
  • Bell - 48.5
  • Telus - 48.5
  • Freedom/Shaw Mobile - 49.0
  • Fizz - 49.0
  • Virgin Mobile - 49.0
Denmark
  • 3 DK - 46.7.11
France
  • Bouygues Telecom - 40.0
  • Orange France - 47.0
Germany
  • Vodafone.de - 48.5
  • Telekom.de - 47.0
  • O2-DE - 48.5.1
Greece:
  • Cosmote - 38.0
Guatemala
  • TIGO GT - 49.0
India
  • Airtel - 48.0
  • Jio - 48.0
  • Vi India (Vodafone Idea) - 47.0
Ireland
  • Eir - 33.5
  • Vodafone IE - 38.0
Mexico
  • Mexico - Telcel - 35.0
Morocco
  • Orange - 44.0
Netherlands
  • KPN - 49.0
  • Vodafone NL - 45.0
Poland
  • T-Mobile -
  • Orange - 47.0
  • Play - 31.0
Portugal
  • Vodafone P - 40.0
Southeast Asia
  • Singapore Singtel -
  • Philippines Globe - 46.0
  • Philippines Globe (iPad) - 38.0
  • Philippines Smart - 44.0
  • Thailand AIS -
  • Malaysia Umobile - 33.0
  • Malaysia Maxis -33.0
  • Malaysia Digi -
  • Malaysia celcom -
  • Hong Kong - 32.0
  • Taiwan -
Sweden
  • Comviq -
  • Tre - 31.0
Switzerland
  • Salt - 45.0
  • Swisscom - 45.0
Turkey
  • Turkcell (Lifecell) - 36.5.5
  • Vodafone TR - 32.0
  • Turk Telekom - 32.0
United Kingdom
  • EE - 49.0
  • BT-UK (MVNO on EE)- 46.7.11
  • Three - 49.0
  • iD Mobile (MVNO on Three) - 36.5.4
  • O2-UK - 44.0
  • Giffgaff (O2 MVNO) - 41.0
  • Vodafone UK - 40.0
  • Virgin Mobile (EE MVNO) - 39.5
  • Lebara (Vodafone MVNO) - 49.0
Other
  • Docomo - 32.5.10
  • AlwaysOnline -
  • TDC (Denmark) 46.0
 
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Kylo83

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No mention of CarPlay crash fix or touch response bug fixed or promotion bug fixed I hope they are in there, my phone has been freezing using Apple Music and Waze in the car
 

dk001

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As long as things keep getting fixed….
13PM…
 

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SpecMode

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macOS 12.1 RC is also out — with no mention of Universal Control. Bet that "later this fall" footnote is getting changed at public release next week...
 
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Reeneman

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No mention of CarPlay crash fix or touch response bug fixed or promotion bug fixed I hope they are in there, my phone has been freezing using Apple Music and Waze in the car
Is the promotion bug still something that Apple has to address or is it more in the hands of the app developers to update their apps accordingly?
 
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