Apple releases iOS 12.1.3 and watchOS 5.1.3

23 January 2019

Apple has released iOS 12.1.3 update for iPhone, iPad and iPod touch. The update is a minor one and mostly focuses on bug fixes and performance updates.

The update includes:

  • Fixes for an issue in Messages that could impact scrolling through photos in the Details view
  • Fix for an issue where photos could have striped artifacts after being sent from the Share Sheet
  • Fixes for an issue that may cause audio distortion when using external audio input devices on iPad Pro (2018)
  • Fixes for an issue that could cause certain CarPlay systems to disconnect from iPhone XR, iPhone XS and iPhone XS Max.

The update also brings the following changes for the HomePod:

  • Fixes an issue that could cause HomePod to restart
  • Addresses an issue that could cause Siri to stop listening

Apple also released an update to watchOS, which doesn't mention any specific changes.

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Apple also released macOS 10.14.3 and tvOS 12.1.2. All updates are now available to download on compatible devices.