Your phone or tablet might reboot itself once or twice as the installation process starts finishing up so don’t be alarmed. After the i OS 11.4.1 update finishes up, you might need to spend time setting up Apple Pay and/or logging into i Cloud and your device’s various apps and services.
A little prep work ahead of the installation can go a long way toward preventing issues.
If you don’t know where to start you’re in luck because we’ve put together a guide that will take you step-by-step through the process we take before we install i OS updates on our devices.
If you haven’t done any prep work, the process could take longer.
Before you start your i OS 11.4.1 download it’s important to prepare.
Apple's i OS 11.4.1 update comes with 15 patches for potential security issues.
If you value your security, you should think about installing it today.i OS 11.4.1 also comes with a USB Restricted Mode that disables the Lightning port on your i Phone or i Pad if a device hasn't been unlocked or connected to a computer using a passcode within a certain amount of time. This provides an added layer of protection and prevents the use of cracking tools like Gray Key.If your Wi-Fi connection is slow, it will take longer. Once the download is complete, i OS 11.4.1 will start installing to your i Phone, i Pad, or i Pod touch. If you’re upgrading from i OS 11.4, the i OS 11.4.1 installation could take anywhere from five to ten minutes to complete. If you’re coming from something older than i OS 11.4, your installation could take a lot longer, upwards of 10 minutes.If you’re coming from an older version of i OS, your i OS 11.4.1 download will be much larger thanks to the updates you missed along the way. Those of you moving from i OS 10 to i OS 11 for the first time are looking at the longest installation time.The new setting is located in Settings Face ID/Touch ID & Passcode. If you skipped i OS 11.4, your i OS 11.4.1 update comes with 30 patches aimed at improving your device's security.This makes it an essential download for most i Phone and i Pad users.If you skipped i OS 11.3, your i OS 11.4.1 update comes with 27 additional patches for potential exploits.