Apple issues iOS 14.1 GM build ahead of public release

Apple on Tuesday issued a golden master version of iOS 14.1 to developers for testing, with the release coming less than two weeks ahead of a public iPhone 12 launch.

Home App DiscoverThe company initially issued iOS 14.1 to all users earlier today, with new features including improved camera functionality and the addition of HDR video recording for newer handsets.That release was not meant for public consumption and was briefly, and inadvertently, published to the main release channel, according to a source inside Apple who is not authorized to speak on behalf of the company. Apple later pulled iOS 14.1 along with a tvOS 14.1 update that also went out early.

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