Apple has just officially released a new iOS 16.3.1 update for its devices that support iOS 16, as well as an update to iPadOS 16.3.1 and most of its other devices. This update solves some iOS 16 problems, including resolving a problem with applications that use iCloud, and improvements to collision detection on iPhone 14 and iPhone 14 Pro models.

New in iOS 16.3.1 according to Apple ...

This update provides important bug fixes and security updates for iPhone, including the following:

  • iCloud settings may not respond or display incorrectly if apps use iCloud
  • Siri requests for the “find my location” feature may not work
  • Collision detection improvements on iPhone 14 and iPhone 14 Pro models

Before updating, make sure to take a backup copy of the contents of your device, whether on iCloud or on the iTunes application

To update your device, take the following steps ...


Go to Settings -> General -> Software Update, it will show you that an update is available.


You can click on Learn more to view the update details


To download the update, you must connect to Wi-Fi and preferably connect your device to the charger, then press the “Download and Install” button.

The passcode entry screen will appear.

You may see the Terms and Conditions screen, accept them.



After the update is finished, the device will restart. After several steps, the update will be completed.

Let us know in the comments if you notice anything new in this update and if it fixed an issue you had

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