Download iOS 6.0.1 For iPhone, iPad and iPod Touch

POSTED BY , UPDATED ON November 5th, 2019

Almost two months ago, Apple released the 6th iteration of its popular mobile operating system called iOS 6 and touted it as one of the biggest and most powerful iOS iterations yet. The bundle of iOS 6 came up with almost 200 new features to be enjoyed on all of its compatible iDevices. iPhone 5 and iOS 6 were released simultaneously with two days difference, which attracted the entire attention of the smartphone industry towards Apple. Despite the fanfare, iOS 6 faced some small bugs upon the adaption by the fans and needed to be fixed asap.


iOS 6.0.1 Released

Apple yesterday has officially released the very first update to iOS 6 dubbed as iOS 6.0.1 to improve the performance of the operating system and to remove all the reported bugs.

Some of the fixed bugs in iOS 6.0.1 include:

  • Horizontal lines on keyboard bug
  • Microsoft Exchange and Passbook bug
  • Wi-Fi connectivity issue 
  • Camera app bug and many more minor bugs

Although, not officially confirmed, but Apple is expected to have added some additional data and improvements to its highly criticized Map application.


Download iOS 6.0.1

Now let’s move towards the update download procedure:

Compatible devices to opt this update are listed as below,

  • iPhone 5, iPhone 4S and iPhone 3GS
  • iPad 1, iPad 2, iPad 3, iPad 4 and the new iPad Mini
  • iPod touch 5 and iPod touch 4

Like all post-iOS 5 updates, there are two ways to install this update – one is through downloading the update from iTunes and the other is via Over The Air (OTA) update.


iOS 6.0.1 via OTA Update

For OTA, here is the procedure:

  • Open the ‘Settings’ app
  • Tap on ‘General’
  • Over there you will found an update available
  • Tap on ‘Download and install’

The downloading may take some time as the update is of almost 70 Mb.