Apple is releasing iOS 12.1.3 today, adding a number of bug fixes and performance improvements to the both iPhone and iPad. Keep in mind, iOS 12.1.3 is only minor update and doesn’t add great changes or new features. However it helps with some important issues with iMessage, Photos, iPad Pro and CarPlay.
You can be able to download iOS 12.1.3 via over-the air update on your iPhone and iPad anytime. If you already did turn on automatic update, it will be taken care of own for you. Some customers had concerns about restart and Siri issues on HomePod so now it’s fixed. Here’s what Apple’s release notes said about this update:
– Fixes an issue in Messages that could impact scrolling through photos in the Details view
– Addresses an issue where photos could have striped artifacts after being sent from the Share Sheet
– Fixes an issue that may cause audio distortion when using external audio input devices on iPad Pro (2018)
– Resolves an issue that could cause certain CarPlay systems to disconnect from iPhone XR, iPhone XS, and iPhone XS Max