Apple publishes next round of beta versions for upcoming big releases. iOS/iPadOS 16, macOS 13 Ventura, watchOS 9 and tvOS 16 now released as beta 3. Corresponding Xcode beta is also published.
- iCloud Shared Photo Library is now available;
- AFib history is now available;
- Lockdown mode can be enabled;
- Several Lock Screen enhancements to provide better experience with widgets;
- Safari will support virtual card numbers for online purchases on participating banks;
- Also, there is a “clownfish” wallpaper which was used on original iPhone announcement, but never actually shipped with iOS or iPhoneOS.
Beta download: Operating Systems
- iOS & iPadOS 16 Beta 3 Release Notes
- macOS 13 Ventura Beta 3 Release Notes
- watchOS 9 Beta 3 Release Notes
- tvOS 16 Beta 3 Release Notes
- Xcode 14 Beta 3 Release Notes
- Everything New in iOS 16 Beta 3: AFib History, Clownfish Wallpaper, Lockdown Mode, Lock Screen Updates and More
- iCloud Shared Photo Library Support Added in Latest iOS 16 and macOS Ventura Betas
- iOS 16 to add virtual cards support in Safari for online shopping
Developer:Try new beta, check compatibility issues. Try new Lockdown mode. Check if app behaves correctly with Shared Photo Library.
QA engineer:Try new beta version, check for regressions.
PM/DM:Business as usual.