Apple has finally released iOS 5 Final to the public and iOS 5 update is now available for download. The iOS 5 release includes over 200 new features, of which some great new features include the Notification Center, iMessage, Newsstand, Reminders, built-in Twitter Integration, camera and photo enhancements, and much more. Just connect your device to iTunes, check for update to get iOS 5 on iPad, iPhone, or iPod touch.
Video – Introducing iOS 5
– Official List of New Features in iOS 5 [Full Changelog]
Direct download links for iOS 5 IPSW files:
- iPod touch 3G
- iPod touch 4G
- iPhone 3GS
- iPhone 4 GSM
- iPhone 4 CDMA
- iPad 2, iPad 2,2 and iPad 2,3
- Apple TV 2G (iOS 4.4)
To Update to iOS 5 manually, connect your device to computer and launch iTunes. Now select your device, and click the ‘Check for update’ button while holding the Shift key (in Windows) and Option key (on Mac). Browse to the iOS 5 firmware location, select IPSW file, and click Open to proceed. Let the device get updated.