Apple rolls out fourth iOS 13, iPadOS 13, tvOS 13, watchOS 6 developer betas [u]

in General Discussion edited July 2019
Apple has made available to developers the fourth beta version of iOS 13, iPadOS 13, and tvOS 13.

Apple rolls out fourth iteration of iOS 13 beta

Developers can download the latest builds via the Apple Developer Center, or by navigating to Settings > General > Software Update if the user is running an older beta.

A public beta version is expected to be released soon, and will be available both as an over-the-air update, as well as the Apple Beta Software Program.

This next phase of beta testing arrives just over two weeks after the third, which added the FaceTime Attention Correction feature, allowing users to simulate direct eye contact over FaceTime.

The third beta also saw improvements to apps like Notes, Health, and Home, as well as overall tweaks to performance.

Both AppleInsider and Apple itself strongly recommend users don't install the betas on to "mission-critical" or primary devices, as there is the remote possibility of data loss or other issues. Instead, testers should install betas onto secondary or non-essential devices, and to make sure there are sufficient backups of important data before updating.

Find any changes in the new betas? Reach out to us on Twitter at @AppleInsider or @Andrew_OSU, or send Andrew an email at [email protected].

Update::The tvOS 13 and watchOS 6 fourth developers betas are now available as well.


  • Reply 1 of 3
    mjtomlinmjtomlin Posts: 2,681member
    macOS Public Beta 4 is out, along with Xcode beta-4.

    Downloading both now.
    edited July 2019
  • Reply 2 of 3
    spice-boyspice-boy Posts: 1,450member
    AppleTV beta is something of a nightmare. 
  • Reply 3 of 3
    wonkothesanewonkothesane Posts: 1,733member
    spice-boy said:
    AppleTV beta is something of a nightmare. 
    Good to know. I was in between whether to install or not. 
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