Downgrade iOS 13.4 / iPadOS 13.4 Beta to iOS 13.3.1 / iPadOS 13.3.1
Want to downgrade iOS 13.4 beta or iPadOS 13.4 beta back to iOS 13.3.1 or iPadOS 13.3.1? Here's how you can do it right now.
Downgrade iOS 13.4 beta to iOS 13.3.1 Today if the Beta Life is Not Cutting it for You
If you are a quick and vigilant human being then you probably showed your prowess in the software department a few days back too. iOS 13.4 and iPadOS 13.4 betas are out, and they are well, betas! Essentially unfinished software that pack brand new features and changes, the software can be very, very shoddy in a lot of places such as battery life. If you think you made a mistake installing the iOS 13.4 / iPadOS 13.4 betas, then you will be pleased to learn that you can downgrade iOS 13.4 beta / iPadOS 13.4 beta back to iOS 13.3.1 / iPadOS 13.3.1.
Note: This will erase everything off your device, so make sure your data is backed up using iTunes, Finder or iCloud. There's no exception to this at all. You must take a backup of everything as the downgrade will wipe everything off your iPhone and iPad.
Step 1. Download the iOS 13.3.1 / iPadOS 13.3.1 firmware files from the links below:
- iPhone 11 Pro max, iPhone 11 Pro, iPhone XS Max, iPhone XS
- iPhone 11, iPhone XR
- iPhone X
- iPhone 8, iPhone 7
- iPhone 8 Plus, iPhone 7 Plus
- iPhone SE
- iPhone 6s
- iPhone 6s Plus
- iPod touch seventh-generation
- 11-inch iPad Pro, 12.9-inch iPad Pro (third-generation)
- 10.5-inch iPad Pro, 12.9-inch iPad Pro (second-generation)
- iPad 5, iPad 6
- iPad mini 5, iPad Air 3
- 10.2-inch iPad 7
- iPad mini 4, iPad Air 2
- 9.7-inch iPad Pro (first-generation)
- 12.9-inch iPad Pro (first-generation)
Step 2. Connect your iPhone or iPad to your PC or Mac using a Lightning cable.
Step 3. Launch iTunes or Finder and click on your device as soon as it's listed here.
Step 4. Click on the Restore iPhone button while holding down the left Shift key (Windows) or the left Option key (Mac).
Step 5. Select the iOS 13.3.1 / iPadOS 13.3.1 firmware file you just downloaded in step 1.
Step 6. iTunes will now extract the contents of the firmware, restore it to your device and then verify everything with Apple. You may use this time to grab yourself a cup of coffee or just do nothing, whichever suits you best.
Once the downgrade process is complete, you can simply restore your device from a previous backup or just set it up as a brand new one. It is entirely up to you how you wish to navigate this.
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