Apple has released iOS 14.2.1 exclusively for the iPhone 12 series. The new iOS update is a fix for the bug that was making the lock screen on the iPhone 12 Mini irresponsible. Apple has also brought a list of other bug fixes through the iOS 14.2.1 update that are available only for the iPhone 12 Mini, iPhone 12, iPhone 12 Pro and iPhone 12 Pro Max. The update comes just a week after the iPhone 12 Mini and iPhone 12 Pro Max began selling in global markets.
What’s New in iOS 14.2.1
The iOS 14.2.1 release is intended to address some notable issues of the iPhone 12 series. These include a recently encountered problem affecting iPhone 12 Mini users by making the lock screen irresponsible. Many users complained about the problem on the web, although Apple had not initially given any acknowledgment. One possible solution seen by some potential users was not to put on screen protectors or a case. The problem did not affect all iPhone 12 Mini users.
In addition to fixes aimed specifically at iPhone 12 Mini users, the iOS 14.2.1 update fixes an issue in which some MMS messages failed to reach their recipients. The update also addresses an issue that brings sound quality issues on the Made for iPhone (MFI) listening devices when listening to audio from the iPhone.
How to download ios 14.2.1
You can download and install the iOS 14.2.1 update on your iPhone 12 Mini, iPhone 12, iPhone 12 Pro, or iPhone 12 Pro Max by going to Settings> General> Software Update. Make sure your iPhone has enough charge and is connected to a stable Wi-Fi network.