Finally, iOS 10 public beta is out. And, I'm sure a lot of iPhone users would be all geared up to test out the latest iOS ecosystem before it eventually releases this fall.
Before heading straight into the process of installing the public beta, there are a few things which you must keep in mind. As for instance, you shouldn't install the beta on your primary device since the OS is still a work in development. Hence, the newest iOS version may not be at its very best at least for now.
Set to download and install iOS 10 public beta? Let me walk you through the process.
iOS 10 Compatible Devices
iPad 4th gen, iPad Air, iPad Air 2, iPad Pro, iPad mini 2, iPad mini 3, iPad mini 4, iPod touch 6th gen, iPhone 5, iPhone 5c, iPhone 5s, iPhone SE, iPhone 6, iPhone 6 Plus, iPhone 6s, iPhone 6s Plus
Make an Archived Backup of your iPhone/iPad
- Connect your iPhone to your Mac or PC and launch iTunes.
- Next, you have to click on the iPhone icon in the menu bar.
- Now, click on Back Up Now. ( For more security, click on Encrypt Backup and then add a password.)
- When asked, Backup Apps. Up next, you have to press Command to open Preferences. (Alternately, you can go to iTunes in the menu bar and click on Preferences.)
- Click on the Devices Then option-click on your Backup and select Archive.
How to Download iOS 10 Public Beta on iPhone and iPad
Register Your Account for iOS 10 Public Beta
You don't need to register again for iOS 10 beta if you had already registered for any Apple public beta in the past. You will just need to sign in with the same Apple ID. Sign up with your Apple ID, if you had never joined a public beta testing program.
Step #1. Head over to beta.apple.com on your iOS device. Tap on Sign up and then Enter you Apple ID and password.
Step #2. Tap on Sign in with your Apple ID.
Step #3. Next up, you need to tap on Accept from the bottom right-hand corner to agree to the terms and conditions.
Enroll Your iPhone/iPad
Step #4. First off, you have to tap the iOS tab.
Step #5. Tap on enroll your iOS device link.
Step #6. Tap on the Download profile button.
Step #7. On the Install Profile page, you need to tap Install from the top right corner.
Step #8. You have to tap on Install again on the consent page.
Step #9. Tap on the Install button at the bottom of the page and then tap on Restart to reboot your iPhone.
Now, your device will reboot with the iOS 10 installed.
How to Install iOS 10 Public Beta on iPhone/iPad
Step #1. After your iOS device has rebooted, Launch Settings → Tap on General.
Step #2. Tap on Software Update.
Step #3. Tap on the Download and Install button and enter your iPhone/iPad passcode.
Step #4. Tap on Agree from the bottom right-hand corner of the Terms and Conditions page.
Step #5. Tap on Install Now.
That's it! Now, let the installation process be completed successfully.
Time to get the best out of the latest iOS ecosystem. We have made a particular post of 107 awesome iOS 10 features which you would love to have a quick look at.