iOS 6 to Launch on September 19

Posted in Apple News, iOS on 12/09/2012 by Chris Hauk


Apple just officially announced the release date of their new iOS 6 firmware, which will become available to all users on September 19. iOS 6 includes a host of new features, such as vast improvements to Siri, new 3D Maps, Facebook integration, Shared Photo streams and more!

The launch comes two days before the official launch of the iPhone 5 on September 21. A final Golden Master seed will be available to developers soon. We’ll let you know once we hear about it! For more information on iOS 6 and the new features, check out our previous post: iOS 6: What You Need to Know, or check out Apple’s iOS 6 page!

Make sure to check out our iPhone 5 Event tag and our event coverage page for all the latest!


Chris Hauk

MacTrast Senior Editor, and self-described "magnificent bastard," Chris Hauk owns Phoenix Rising Services and writes for everyone's favorite "bad movie" website, Big Bad Drive-In.

His first Apple product was an iPod Classic 9 years ago, and he has since added a MacBook Pro, a number of iPads, iPhones, and multiple Apple TVs to his collection.

He lives somewhere in the deep Southern part of America. Yes, he has to pump in both sunshine and the Internet.