Apple has rolled out its third iteration of iOS 7 Beta for developers as part of its developer program. The new beta firmware is reportedly available via Over-The-Air (OTA) update as well as through the Apple Developer Centre with an estimated file size of 214MB for iPhone 5, as reported by iClarified.
While Apple recognised developers own the privilege of downloading and testing the latest firmware through the Apple Developer Centre, curious iOS users can also experience iOS 7 Beta on their devices, using our step-by-step guide given below.
Here are the direct download links for the developer pre-release version of iOS 7 or Beta 3 for iPhone, iPad and iPod touch:
- iPad (4th generation Model A1458)
- iPad (4th generation Model A1459)
- iPad (4th generation Model A1460)
- iPad mini (Model A1432)
- iPad mini (Model A1454)
- iPad mini (Model A1455)
- iPad Wi-Fi (3rd generation)
- iPad Wi-Fi + Cellular (model for ATT)
- iPad Wi-Fi + Cellular (model for Verizon)
- iPad 2 Wi-Fi (Rev A)
- iPad 2 Wi-Fi
- iPad 2 Wi-Fi + 3G (GSM)
- iPad 2 Wi-Fi + 3G (CDMA)
- iPhone 5 (Model A1428)
- iPhone 5 (Model A1429)
- iPhone 4S
- iPhone 4 (GSM Rev A)
- iPhone 4 (GSM)
- iPhone 4 (CDMA)
- iPod touch (5th generation)
The official OTA update for iOS 7 Beta 3 is now available on the following devices:
- iPhone 5, iPhone 4S, iPhone 4
- iPad 4, iPad 3, iPad 2 and iPad mini
- iPod touch 5G
iOS users who have already updated their device to iOS 7 Beta or Beta 2 can proceed with the Beta 3 update, using our guide given below (courtesy of Jailbreak Nation).
How to Install iOS 7 Beta 3 Without UDID or Registered Developer Account
- Back up your important data on iOSdevice via iTunes
- Download iOS 7 Beta 3 for your device
- Connect your device to computer (PC or Mac) via USB cable
- Launch iTunes and hit alt + shift key (in Windows) or Command + Option (on Mac OS) and then click update button.
- Browse and locate the iOS 7 Beta 3 IPSW file you downloaded earlier and click on update.
NOTE: Those who are still running iOS 6 firmware can follow our step-by-step guide posted here to upgrade their device to iOS 7 Beta 1, before installing iOS 7 Beta 3. Also, users who want to restore their stock firmware after upgrading to iOS 7 Beta can follow our guide to Downgrade iOS 7 Beta to more stable iOS 6 versions.