Apple today seeded the golden master (GM) variation of iOS 9 to developers. The golden master represents the final variation of iOS 9 that will certainly be launched to the general public on September 16, 2 days ahead of the main launch of the iPhone 6s and the iPhone 6s Plus.
The update is offered through Apple’s over-the-air updating mechanism on iOS devices and it can likewise be downloaded through the Apple Developer Center.
Prior to the launch of the golden master, Apple seeded 5 betas of iOS 9 to developers and public beta testers, with the 5th and final beta released on August 6.
iOS 9 concentrates on knowledge and proactivity, enabling iOS devices to find out user habits and act on that details, providing recommendations to places we might like, apps we may like to use, and more. Siri is smarter with iOS 9, able to produce contextual suggestions and offer up more info through improved search choices.
Built-in apps like Maps, Notes, and Mail have been enhanced in iOS 9, and Apple Pay has actually been renamed Wallet. iOS 9 introduces split-screen multitasking for the iPad for the very first time, and there are some significant under-the-hood enhancements that will certainly lead to more battery life, more storage area through smaller sized app install sizes, and improved efficiency.