iOS 10.2 Release Date: Download Links And How To Install Final Update For iPhone, iPad And iPod

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Apple’s final release software for iOS 10.2 is now available. Several iPhone and iPad models as well as the sixth-generation iPod touch will be able to update to the new version of the operating system globally. The iOS 10.2 software will be available wirelessly and more savvy users can also download the update and install it manually.

iOS 10.2 Update, OTA

To install the iOS 10.2 over-the-air update, users need only access Settings > General > Software Update and tap Download and Install once the update is promoted.

iOS 10.2 Update, Manual Install

To install iOS 10.2 manually, users should be sure to have the latest version of iTunes on their PC or Mac. Users should also turn off the Find My Phone mechanism on their Apple device (Settings > iCloud > Find My iPhone).

After downloading the update software for your specific iOS device, users should connect the iPhone, iPad or iPod touch to their computer with a lightning cable, launch iTunes and then select the tab for their device.

Mac users should hold the Alt key, while PC users should hold the Shift key and then simultaneously click Restore iPhone. Select the update software version for your device when prompted.

The device will then begin to install iOS 10.2 and will reboot once the installation is complete. Users should keep in mind this process will wipe all data from their device and should back up important information before hand.

iOS 10.2 Update, Compatible Device


iPhone 5 iPhone 5c iPhone 5s iPhone 6 iPhone 6 Plus iPhone 6siPhone 6s PlusiPhone 7iPhone 7 PlusiPhone SE


12.9-inch iPad Pro 9.7-inch iPad ProiPad Air 2iPad AiriPadiPad mini 2iPad mini 3iPad mini 4


iPod touch

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