Our guide to the iPhone 7 iOS 10.3.2 update will take you through the most important things to know about the device’s latest iOS 10 upgrade.
The iOS 10.3.2 update is a small bug fix update but even the smallest iOS updates can impact your device’s performance.
Some iPhone 7 owners have noticed improved performance after installing the iOS 10.3.2 update onto their device.
Other iPhone 7 and iPhone 7 Plus users are complaining about iOS 10.3.2 problems including weird battery drain, Bluetooth issues, Wi-Fi problems, and issues with their most important applications and services.
It’s impossible to predict how iOS 10.3.2 will perform on your iPhone 7 or iPhone 7 Plus so you’ll want to be extremely careful with Apple’s newest iOS release.
Today we want to guide you through the iPhone 7 iOS 10.3.2 update’s performance, its problems, and the changes it brings to the iPhone 7 and iPhone 7 Plus.
We’ll help you prepare for the iOS 10.3.2 update if you haven’t installed it on your device. Our guide will also walk you through the key iPhone 7 jailbreak details.
The situation is still extremely fluid so we’ll continue to update this roundup with new information. Check back in with us for regular updates as we push deeper into the month of May, closer to Apple’s WWDC 2017
iPhone 7 iOS 10.3.2 Impressions & Performance
First let's talk a little bit about the iOS 10.3.2 download and installation process.
If you haven't downloaded the iPhone 7 iOS 10.3.2 update yet know that it only took only a few seconds to complete over a fast Wi-Fi connection.
Once downloaded, iOS 10.3.2 installation process took about five minutes to complete. That's standard for a maintenance release.
Mileage will vary but we recommend putting aside 10-15 minutes to monitor your iOS 10.3.2 download and installation.
We didn't run into any major issues with the installation process but there's no telling what you might run into when you initiate the download.
As for the iPhone 7 iOS 10.3.2 update's performance, we've spent a little over a day with the update. We've been keeping an eye on a few key areas including battery life and connectivity. Here's what we've discovered thus far.
Battery life is holding steady. We haven't noticed any major problems with the device's battery life and it's still the gold standard for iPhone.
Apple's iOS updates aren't supposed to kill your battery life so if you do see something strange, take a look at our list of tips to improve battery life on your device.
Wi-Fi, cellular data and Bluetooth connectivity is strong. We've tested the phone with several different ISPs, routers and Bluetooth devices and we haven't noticed anything out of the ordinary. LTE and 4G are also performing at a high level.
Random reboots have been a problem on our iPhone 7 models but we haven't noticed any with iOS 10.3.2 on board.
We haven't noticed any user interface lag either. Animations and transitions are still fast and fluid and on par with the speed of iOS 10.3.1.
So far the iPhone 7 iOS 10.3.2 update feels stable on our iPhone 7 models. And given the amount of security patches on board, it's worthy of your consideration.
We recently put together a list of reasons to, and not to install the iOS 10.3.2 update on your iPhone right now.
If you're on the fence about making the jump to Apple's new update, we recommend reading it before making your move.