Moving towards the upcoming release of brand-new iOS 10, Apple has released the final version of iOS 9. Just so you know, iOS 9.3.3 does not bring any new feature. iOS 10, the next major version of iOS is being geared up for bringing exciting new features.
Instead, iOS 9.3.3 aims towards fixing bugs and improving security before the first version of shiny-new iOS 10 comes out this fall. The official iOS 9.3.3 changelog goes as following.
iOS 9.3.3 includes bug fixes and improves the security of your iPhone or iPad.
As usual, your compatible iPhone, iPad or iPod touch can be upgraded to iOS 9.3.3 via OTA (Over the Air) update or by using an IPSW file for a complete restore.
For hassle-free update, consider using OTA update. Go to Settings > General > Software Update and choose Download and Install. That’s it. Your device will be updated to iOS 9.3.3.
If you want to completely restore your iOS device using IPSW file, then download iOS 9.3.3 IPSW for your device using the links given below.
Note: If your device is jailbroken, it is advised NOT to upgrade to iOS 9.3.3 unless you want to lose the jailbreak. If your device is performing slow and you really wish to restore it, consider using Semi-Restore method. Learn How to Semi-Restore iPhone Without Losing Jailbreak.
How to Upgrade Using iOS 9.3.3 IPSW?
Step 1: Download latest iTunes and install it on your PC/Mac.
Step 2: Turn off Find my iPhone on your device from Settings > iCloud.
Step 3: Connect your device to iTunes and take full backup.
Step 4: Download iOS 9.3.3 IPSW file for your device using the links below.
Step 5: Press Shift key (on Windows) or Option key (on Mac) on your keyboard and click Restore in iTunes.
Step 6: Release Shift/Option key. Browse to the IPSW file you just downloaded.
Step 7: Select the IPSW file and click Restore. Wait for the process to finish.
Step 8: Once upgrade process is finished, continue with initial setup on your device and select Restore from Backup option in iTunes. Choose the backup and let it restore your data.
Download iOS 9.3.3 IPSW for iPhone, iPad and iPod Touch
- iPhone 5 (CDMA)
- iPhone 5 (GSM)
- iPhone 5c (CDMA)
- iPhone 5c (GSM)
- iPhone 5s (CDMA)
- iPhone 5s (GSM)
- iPhone 6
- iPhone 6 Plus
- iPhone 6s
- iPhone 6s Plus
- iPhone SE
- iPhone 4s
- 12.9-inch iPad Pro (WiFi)
- 12.9-inch iPad Pro (Cellular)
- 9.7-inch iPad Pro (WiFi)
- 9.7-inch iPad Pro (Cellular)
- iPad Air 2 (6th generation WiFi)
- iPad Air 2 (6th generation Cellular)
- iPad Air (5th generation Cellular)
- iPad Air (5th generation WiFi)
- iPad Air (5th generation China)
- iPad (4th generation CDMA)
- iPad (4th generation GSM)
- iPad (4th generation WiFi)
- iPad mini (CDMA)
- iPad mini (GSM)
- iPad mini (WiFi)
- iPad mini 2 (Cellular)
- iPad mini 2 (WiFi)
- iPad mini 2 (China)
- iPad mini 3 (China)
- iPad mini 3 (WiFi)
- iPad mini 3 (Cellular)
- iPad mini 4 (WiFi)
- iPad mini 4 (Cellular)
- iPad 3 Wi-Fi (3rd generation)
- iPad 3 Wi-Fi + Cellular (GSM)
- iPad 3 Wi-Fi + Cellular (CDMA)
- iPad 2 Wi-Fi (Rev A)
- iPad 2 Wi-Fi
- iPad 2 Wi-Fi + 3G (GSM)
- iPad 2 Wi-Fi + 3G (CDMA)
- iPod touch (5th-generation)
- iPod touch (6th-generation)
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