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iOS 12.2 beta 2 Release Notes

Update your apps to use new features, and test your apps against API changes.

Overview

The iOS 12.2 SDK provides support for developing iOS apps for iPhone, iPad, or iPod touch devices running iOS 12.2. The SDK comes bundled with Xcode 10.2 available from Apple Developer. For information on the compatibility requirements for Xcode 10.2, see Xcode Release Notes.

Apple Pay

Known Issues

  • You might be unable to authenticate within Wallet after selecting a card. (44919900)

    Workaround: On an iPhone with Touch ID, double-click the Home button when your iPhone is locked then select the desired card in Wallet and authenticate before holding your iPhone near the reader. On iPhone X, iPhone XS, iPhone XS Max, and iPhone XR, double-click the side button, select the desired card in Wallet, and authenticate with Face ID before holding your iPhone near the reader.

Cellular

Resolved Issues

  • Resolved an issue that prevented prepaid data plan purchases while using cellular data. (47272516)

HealthKit

New Features

  • High and low heart rate notifications and irregular heart rhythm notifications are now available as read-only category sample types. (46422154)

iCloud Photos

Resolved Issues

  • Photos shared using Sharing Suggestions now load correctly. (47401696)

Lock Screen

Known Issues

  • The device charge level may remain on the lock screen after removing the device from a charger. (47363913)

    Workaround: Power the device off, then back on again.

News

New Features

  • Apple News will be available in Canada with iOS 12.2, and is now available for Canadian users on the developer beta. Apple News in Canada supports both English and French. Readers can access a bilingual experience when they follow a channel in a second language.

    Note: Publications in the beta do not reflect all content that will be available. Top Stories and Digests are not updated as frequently as they will be in the shipping product.

Siri

Resolved Issues

  • Siri works in iOS simulators. (46681836)

See Also

Versions

iOS 12.1.3 Release Notes

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iOS 12.1.1 Release Notes

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iOS 12.1 Release Notes

Update your apps to use new features, and test your apps against API changes.

iOS 12 Release Notes

Update your apps to use new features, and test your apps against API changes.

Beta Software

This documentation contains preliminary information about an API or technology in development. This information is subject to change, and software implemented according to this documentation should be tested with final operating system software.

Learn more about using Apple's beta software