Wednesday, March 07, 2012
Apple today with the annoucement of iPad 3, released iOS 5.1, the latest version of its operating system for the other iDevices that came before, at least for iPhones 3GS and after, iPad, iPad2 and iPod Touch 3 and 4th generation. The update brings a new camera app for iPad, Japanese support for Siri on iPhone and a bunch of other nicesities.
The update should show up on your your device’s Software Update menu.
Another feature that the update is that you get the ability to delete photos from your device’s Photo Stream. Camera shortcut now always visible on Lock Screen for iPhone 4S, iPhone 4, iPhone 3GS and iPod touch (4th generation) And for the iPad, 5.1 brings the updated Camera app.
The update is available over-the-air, and with any popular updates, servers could be very busy and your update might take some time., so it might take a time or two in order for your update to go through.
But thanks to MacStories , we have the following direct download links;
iOS 5.1 direct download links below (build number 9B176). We should also note that new devices have appeared in Apple’s firmware server: iPad 2,4, iPad 3,1, iPad 3,2, iPad 3,3.