iPhone 5 owners get devices updated with latest available software before 3RD Nov – Apple issues warning
If you are still using iPhone 5 and don’t want to drop it from your dear life. You are required to ensure, it’s running the latest available software — the consequences could be serious if you don’t.
Apple has started warning iPhone 5 owners with full-screen alerts that they’ll lose key online features (including email, web browsing, the App Store and iCloud) if they don’t update to iOS 10.3.4 before 12AM UTC on November 3rd. The GPS time rollover issue that started in April will throw off features that require the correct date and time, Apple said.
You’re not completely stuck if you can’t update to 10.3.4 before November 3rd, but you will have to backup and restore to a computer if you intend to move to the newer software. Other devices like the fourth-generation iPad are also affected, but they’re only expected to lose GPS functionality.
There are few , who use Apple iPhone 5. Apple says that “9 percent of all iOS device users are running software earlier than iOS 12 as of October 15th, and many of those are using newer hardware (the percentage shrinks to 7 percent when you limit the data to devices four years old or newer). “
After seven year of its launch, still , company take cares of its iPhone 5 users and release updates on regular basis.
Updated on 9:45 am PKT | Mallahpost
Sources: Engadagt & Support.apple.com