Three days ago, Apple pushed iOS 13.1.1 update fixing some of the most annoying issues and security loopholes. It has not even been a week and the company is already pushing iOS 13.1.2, an update which is supposed to fix issues with iCloud, the Camera app, the flashlight, display calibration, HomePod connection, and in-car bluetooth connectivity.

iOS 13

iOS 13.1.2 is a huge update in terms of fixes and if you are on any version of iOS 13, it is recommended to update your iPhone right now. Apple has been going on a spree with its update system by pushing multiple updates in a week. iOS 13.1 update was supposed to be pushed a lot later but it was released in a couple of days after the release of iOS 13.

The iOS 13 release has been rocky

iOS 13 unveiled at WWDC 2019
iOS 13 unveiled at WWDC 2019

iOS 13 and iOS 13.1 allowed third-party keyboards to gain “full-access” without the user’s consent which was later fixed with the iOS 13.1.1 update. The iOS 13.1.2 continues to fix major issues with the iOS 13 release. Apple has also pushed iPadOS 13.1.2 to fixes similar issues on the iPad. 

iOS 13.1.2 includes bug fixes and improvements for your iPhone. This update:

  • Fixes a bug where the progress bar for iCloud Backup could continue to show after a successful backup
  • Fixes an issue where Camera may not work
  • Addresses an issue where the flashlight may not activate
  • Fixes a bug that could result in a loss of display calibration data
  • Fixes an issue where shortcuts could not be run from HomePod
  • Addresses an issue where Bluetooth may disconnect on certain vehicles

For information on the security content on Apple software updates, please visit this website:

Have a great update day!


Abhay Ram is a News Editor at iLounge. He has been writing about the Apple ecosystem and accessories since 2010. Abhay's work has been featured in various publications. When he's not writing about all things Apple, you can find him playing video games or enjoying a good cup of coffee.