iOS Timeline

  • iOS 1.0 Release of iPhone and iPhone OS

    Release of iPhone and iPhone OS
  • iOS 1.0.1 Safari Security update

    Safari security upsate
  • iOS 1.0.2

    Bug fixes
    Items deleted on phone no longer sync back to phone.
    Able to process multi-line addresses in Maps.
    Custom ringtones no longer lost on restore.
  • iOS 1.1

    Initial release on iPod Touch
    iTunes Store with home screen icon.
  • iOS 1.1.1

    Louder speaker
    home button double click to favorites
    stocks and cities can be restored
    supports tv
  • iOS 1.1.2

    Battery charge level shown in itunes.
    international language and keyboard support
  • iOS 1.1.3

    Google maps on iphone gains locate me feature
    icons on home screen can be rearranged and placed on multiple.
    itunes gift cards can be redeemed on itunes store.
    music has lyric support
    SMS can be sent to more than one person at a time
    SMS capacity increased from 1,000 to 75,000!
  • iOS 1.1.4

    bug fixes
    more carrier names
  • iOS 1.1.5

    ipod touch only
    security fixes
  • iOS 2.0

    initial release on iphone 3g
    added a lot of languages
    new calender menu
    ability to safe pics from safari
    youtube plug in for safari
  • iOS 2.0.1

    mail app improved
    keyboard improved
  • iOS 2.0.2

    improved communication with 3G
  • 2.1

    reduce time to back up itunes
    auto correct now appaers above text
  • 2.2

    Free update for iPod Touch owners that upgraded to iOS 2.0.
    Maps (iPhone only)
    Google Street View.
    Public transit and walking directions.
    Display address of dropped pins.
    Share location via email.
    emojis joined japan
  • iOS 2.2.1

    Improved general stability of Safari.
    Fixed issue where some images saved from Mail do not display correctly in the Camera Roll. Fixed issue that caused some Apple Lossless audio files to skip during playback.
    iTunes 8.1
  • iOS 3.0

    cut copy paste added
    Youtube can log into account
  • 3.1

    initial release on iPod Touch 2nd generation.
    Initial release on iPod Touch 3rd generation.
    Version 3.1.1 on iPod Touch iPod Touch 3rd generation only.
    Free update for iPod Touch owners that upgraded to iOS 3.0.
    Free update for all iPhone owners. Improved Wi-Fi for iPhone 3G with Bluetooth turned on.
    Ask to Join Networks toggle is hidden unless Wi-Fi is on.
  • 3.1.3

    Improves accuracy of reported battery level on iPhone 3GS.
  • 4.0

    Initial release on iPhone 4. User interface for app switching by double clicking Home button. iPod control widget.
    FaceTime direct video calling ability over Wi-Fi (iPhone 4 and later, iPod Touch 4th generation
    iBooks sync support through iTunes for iPhone and iPod Touch.
  • 4.1

    Initial release on iPod Touch (4th generation).
  • 4.2

    Birthdays calendar does not display birthdays starting more than 77 years ago.
    mproved battery performance.
    Birthdays icon has been changed in the Calendar app.
  • 4.2.1

    release of iOS 4.2.
  • 4.2.5

    personal hotspot feature
  • 4.2.6

    personal hotspot bug fixes
  • 4.2.7

    security update
  • 4.2.8

    reduces size of iOS crowd
  • 4.2.9

    security system updates
  • 4.2.10

    security fixes
  • 5.0

    initial release of Iphone 4S
    shows when other person is typing
    Shows read time, when delievered
  • 5.1

    Initial release on iPad (3rd generation) and iPad 2,
    App Store download limit over 3G increased from 20 to 50 MB.
  • 6.0

    Initial release on iPhone 5, iPod Touch (5th generation)
    Siri can now provide information on sports leagues such as NFL, MLB, NBA, NHL, WNBA, NCAA basketball and American football, the Premier League, MLS, and more. Ask for player stats, team rosters, game schedules and team standings.
    added do not disturb
    darker app store theme
  • 6.1

    Larger Report a Problem button in Maps.
    New music controls on lock screen when you double-press home button.