Apple releases iOS 10.0.2 for one and all

Apple has released iOS 10.0.2, the second software update for iOS 10. To find the update go to Settings > General > Software Update. The update weighs in at 33MB and takes care of a few items such as

  • Addressing an issue that could prevent headphone audio controls from temporarily not working.
  • Resolving an issue that caused Photos to quit for some users when turning on iCloud Photo Library.
  • Fixing an issue that prevented enabling some app extensions.


Speaking of issues, Apple is hoping that there aren't anymore like the one that effectively bricked some iDevices that were in the process of downloading and installing the new iOS 10 build. Additionally, T-Mobile had to tell its customers with the Apple iPhone 6, Apple iPhone 6 Plus and Apple iPhone SE not to install iOS 10 untill Apple sent out a software fix, which it did the very next day.


Today, Apple is also supposed to make the iOS 10.1 beta available to the public. Developers received access earlier in the week to this beta build which includes Portrait Camera mode for the Apple iPhone 7 Plus. This allows iPhone 7 Plus owners to take advantage of the second camera on the back of the phone, by allowing them to add a blur effect on the background of portraits shot with the device.

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18 Comments

1. MrElectrifyer

Posts: 3960; Member since: Oct 21, 2014

"Addressing an issue that could prevent headphone audio controls from temporarily not working." Huh? Them temporarily not working is meant to happen? Or just a typo?

13. nodes

Posts: 1154; Member since: Mar 06, 2014

the bug isn't permanent and doesn't always happen. hence "temporarily not working", is it that hard to grasp?

15. binyameen

Posts: 43; Member since: Aug 25, 2011

Troll sheep

2. guests

Posts: 196; Member since: Jun 19, 2016

Here comes the buggy updates. Release an update to create more bugs - Apple style.

3. John-Knotts

Posts: 380; Member since: Feb 28, 2015

LOL...

4. kiko007

Posts: 7493; Member since: Feb 17, 2016

As opposed to no updates I take it?

5. NarutoKage14

Posts: 1314; Member since: Aug 31, 2016

Sometimes no updates is preferable to updates that create more bugs than they're meant to fix. That's what happens when carriers don't test iOS updates for 2-6 months before releasing them.

7. AlikMalix unregistered

Can we NOT have this argument again? Please.

8. sgtdisturbed47

Posts: 965; Member since: Feb 02, 2012

You think carrier testing eliminates bugs with Android? It doesn't. And 2-6 months is optimistic.

6. iamgroot

Posts: 11; Member since: Feb 17, 2016

it's better than "begging for firmware update" or "you have to upgrade your device to use newest version"... #droidstyle

16. binyameen

Posts: 43; Member since: Aug 25, 2011

Go grab an iPhone and then talk s**t if you don't know, trolling is the new trend for you nuke 7 owners

9. cnour

Posts: 2305; Member since: Sep 11, 2014

This is why I love Apple. For Android, such update will take one year to have it.

10. iushnt

Posts: 3083; Member since: Feb 06, 2013

You should try Android bro. It's not as bad as u think.

11. darkkjedii

Posts: 30903; Member since: Feb 05, 2011

He's trolling, he knows that.

18. binyameen

Posts: 43; Member since: Aug 25, 2011

Like S-plode or something is really new in android besides bugs and lags.

17. binyameen

Posts: 43; Member since: Aug 25, 2011

Yeah man hell yeah! everyone gets it on time.

12. Ezio2710

Posts: 548; Member since: Aug 22, 2015

Here comes new bug fix.....sry update

14. jonartpop

Posts: 199; Member since: Oct 25, 2012

Is it just me but this update makes my phone a lil bit slower. 10.0.1 was better.

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