Apple today put the second beta of the highly anticipated tvOS 16.1 update to developers for testing purposes, with the beta coming one week after the release. Launching the first beta version.

tvOS updates are usually simple, and focus on bug fixes and improvements rather than external changes. No new features found in the first beta of tvOS 16.1.

Apple shares some information about tvOS versions in a file tvOS Support Document, which is updated after every tvOS launch. tvOS 16 brought improved multi-user support, custom spatial audio when using AirPods, and accessibility improvements.

While we often don’t know what’s new in tvOS during the beta testing process, we allow it Mac rumors Readers know when new updates are available so that developers can download them upon release.

Related stories

Apple brings the first beta of tvOS 16.1 to developers

Wed Sep 14 2022, 10:04AM PDT by July Clover

Apple today released the first beta of the upcoming tvOS 16.1 update for developers for testing purposes, with the beta coming just a day after the launch of tvOS 16. Developers can download the new tvOS 16.1 beta by downloading a profile on Apple TV using Xcode. tvOS updates are usually simple, and focus on bug fixes and improvements rather than…

Apple Seeds tvOS 15.3 beta 2 for developers

Apple today released the second beta of the highly anticipated tvOS 15.3 update to developers for testing purposes, coming three weeks after the first beta and a month after tvOS 15.2 was released. Developers can download the new tvOS 15.3 beta by downloading a profile on ‌Apple TV‌ using Xcode. tvOS updates are often minor in size, with an emphasis on bug fixes…

Apple Seeds tvOS 15.5 beta 2 for developers

Apple today put the second beta of the upcoming tvOS 15.5 update to developers for testing purposes, with the software coming two weeks after the first beta was released. Developers can download the new tvOS 15.5 beta by downloading a profile on ‌Apple TV‌ using Xcode. tvOS updates are usually minimal in size, and mainly focus on bug fixes and improvements…

Apple brings the first beta of tvOS 15.4 to developers

Apple today released the first beta of the upcoming tvOS 15.4 update to developers for testing purposes, with the software coming a day after tvOS 15.3 was released. Developers can download the new tvOS 15.4 beta by downloading a profile on ‌Apple TV‌ using Xcode. tvOS updates are usually minimal in size, and focus primarily on bug fixes and improvements instead…

Apple Seeds tvOS 15.1 beta 2 for developers

Apple today graded the second beta of the upcoming tvOS 15.1 update, one week after the first beta was published and a week after the release of tvOS 15. Developers can download the new tvOS 15 beta by downloading a profile on ‌Apple TV‌ using Xcode. Unlike new releases, tvOS updates are often minor in size, focusing on bug fixes and improvements rather than major updates…

Apple brings the first beta of tvOS 15.5 to developers

Apple today released the first beta of the upcoming tvOS 15.5 update to developers for testing purposes, coming three weeks after tvOS 15.4 was released. Developers can download the new tvOS 15.5 beta by downloading a profile on ‌Apple TV‌ using Xcode. tvOS updates are usually minimal in size, and mainly focus on bug fixes and improvements…

Apple puts the third beta version of tvOS 15.5 for developers

Apple today put the third beta of the upcoming tvOS 15.5 update to developers for testing purposes, with the software coming one week after the release of the second beta. Developers can download the new tvOS 15.5 beta by downloading a profile on ‌Apple TV‌ using Xcode. tvOS updates are usually minimal in size, and mainly focus on bug fixes and improvements…

Apple brings the first beta of tvOS 15.3 to developers

Apple today released the first beta of the upcoming tvOS 15.3 update to developers for testing purposes, coming four days after tvOS 15.2 was released. Developers can download the new tvOS 15.3 beta by downloading a profile on ‌Apple TV‌ using Xcode. tvOS updates are often minor in size, focusing on bug fixes and improvements rather than on…

popular stories

10 settings to check iPhone 14 Pro

iPhone 14 Pro and iPhone 14 Pro Max have started to reach customers all over the world. For those who have upgraded to a device, we’ve compiled a list of 10 useful settings worth checking out below. Some settings are exclusive to iPhone 14 Pro models, while others were introduced in iOS 16 for a wide range of iPhones. New iPhone 14 Pro settings…

AirPods Pro 2: Six new features if you’re upgrading

Mon Sep 19 2022, 4:26am PDT by Sami Fathi

The second generation of AirPods Pro will begin hitting customers on Friday, September 23. For customers who are still using first generation AirPods Pro or older AirPods models, there are many new features and changes you can look forward to using. We’ve outlined six important new features, changes, and improvements that the new second-generation AirPods Pro bring over the older…

Dynamic Island is expected to expand to all iPhone 15 models

Apple plans to expand Dynamic Island to all four iPhone 15 models released next year, according to HD display industry analyst Ross Young. This feature is currently exclusive to iPhone 14 Pro and iPhone 14 Pro Max. In a tweet, Young said he expects the Dynamic Island to be available on standard iPhone 15 models next year. However, the standard is still not expected…

iPhone 14 and iPhone 14 Pro Max charging speeds tested: Here’s what you need to know

Chinese website Chongdiantou tested a variety of Apple power adapters with the iPhone 14 and iPhone 14 Pro Max, providing useful data on charging speeds and revealing the most valuable charger for fast charging. The short answer is to opt for Apple’s 30W USB-C Power Adapter, which at $39 is the company’s lowest priced charger that can charge the iPhone 14, iPhone 14 Pro…

Apple says iPhone 14 Pro camera shake issue doesn’t require fix

According to Apple, the strange issue that causes the rear camera to shake on some iPhone 14 Pro and iPhone 14 Pro Max models does not require a fix. iPhone 14 Pro camera shake issue by Luke Miani When asked if customers who have already encountered the problem on their new iPhone should visit an Apple Store or an Apple Authorized Service Provider, Apple said that users simply need to update…

Apple is investigating frozen iPhone 14 Pro models after data transfers

Sun Sep 18 2022, 7:47am PDT by Sami Fathi

The company said today in an internal memo obtained by MacRumors that Apple is investigating a bug that could cause the iPhone 14 Pro and iPhone 14 Pro Max models to freeze after customers transfer their data from an old iPhone. Apple said in the memo that it “is aware of this issue and is investigating.” Apple specifically says that some customers may find the new iPhone 14 Pro or iPhone 14 …