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While it’s tempting to update your iPhone or iPad with the latest software that Apple has to offer, adopting everything early, even official OS updates, can cause more trouble and headaches than it’s worth. Rather than jumping on the iOS 14.5 bandwagon right away, you might want to wait a few days before updating.
Below are the two main reasons why you should wait before pressing the update button on your iPhone or iPad. If you feel brave and don’t want to wait, justbefore when it is launched.
Every now and then there is a disastrous bug
It’s been uncommon, but there are a few iOS updates that almost ruined iPhones and iPads for those who installed them at the time the update was available. For example, afor some owners. Another update that same year do not work at all. Once you update to iOS 14.5, the rollback process is not easy.
My advice? Wait a few days, maybe even a week, after the update is available before installing it. That way, there will have been time for any issues on the first or second day, prompting Apple to remove the update and replace it with a fixed version, or release a second update with bug fixes.
Not every developer will be ready on launch day
The problem that you are likely to run into with a new software update is apps that are not optimized for the update. Apple makes changes to the underlying code of the iPhone or iPad that developers have to adapt to, and if the developer takes a little extra time to make sure all the changes work, there are usually no issues.
But that’s just a general rule. There are times when OS updates destroy an app completely, and unless the developer has their iOS 14.5 optimized app ready to go, you could wait.
By giving developers (and for that matter, the App Store review process) a few days to release their respective updates, you minimize the chances of running into issues.
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