iOS 14.5.1 update has rolled out this week by Apple. This update mainly focus in the App Tracking Transparency bug which reported by users.
- iOS 14.5.1 update has rolled out for iPhone 6s and later headsets.
- Watch OS 7.4.1 as well as macOS 11.3.1 has also rolled out by Apple.
- These minor updates comes after a week by Apple.
iOS 14.5.1 Update Models
Apple has rolled out 14.5.1 update which brings a fix for the App Tracking Transparency bug. The iOS 14.5.1 update is about 130 MB. It depends on the iPhone model you have. Many iPhone users are reporting that they are facing problems to accessing App Tracking Transparency prompt after upgrading to iOS 14.5.
You will see iPad OS 14.5.1 update in your iPad, macOS Big Sur 11.3.1 for Mac laptops and watchOS 7.4.1 update for the Apple watchs. As now, you are able to see iPad OS 14.5.1 update in iPhone 6s and later models, while iPad OS is available for iPad Pro and later models.
This update is just 130 MB. This update brings bug fixes faced by the iPhone users. Many times you see that you are not able to accessing the App Tracking Transparency prompts. The update says “This update fixes an issue with App Tracking Transparency where some users who previously disabled Allow Apps to Request to Track in Settings may not receive prompts from apps after re-enabling it. This update also provides important security updates and is recommended for all users.”
But, the iOS 14.5.1 update doesn’t fix the issue that caused the App Tracking Transparency option in Settings to be greyed out. 9to5Mac claims that several users still can’t access the option even after upgrading to iOS 14.5.1.
If you haven’t received any notification about the update, you can check it manually by Settings > General > Software Update.
Apple has also rolled out the watchOS 7.4.1 update for the Apple watch series 3 and above models. We recall you, the watchOS 7.4 update was a mojor update by Apple to added the capability to let iPhone users unlock the device with the Apple Watch while wearing a face mask. We are not able to see any words about What fixes on Apple watch by the update of watchOS 7.4.1. This is just 60 MB update. The update says “This update provides important security updates and is recommended for all users.”
About the MacOS 11.3.1, Apple hasn’t released the full changelog for the minor updates. This update says “macOS Big Sur 11.3.1 provides important security updates and is recommended for all users.”