The official release for Apple’s latest mobile operating build has been due to next month. Now Apple iOS 4.2 will be available for iPhone and iPod touch, while iPad users will enjoy multitasking, folders, printing and more for the first time.
According to Appleinsider report, quoting people familiar with the latest iOS beta,’ build 8C5115c contains several significant changes, including an updated version of the modem firmware.
It was also reported that iOS 4.2 disables some features present in AirPlay on iOS 4.1, bugs still exist with the beta developer’s note. AirPrint functionality sometimes prints images and documents at the same size of the iPhone screen, rather than full-sized.
17 new SMS ringtones have been added, including Calypso, Choo Choo, Sherwood Forest and Tiptoes, while the Connect to iTunes recovery screen now uses the new CD free iTunes 10 icons.
The update also includes the second beta of iTunes 10.1.