Connect with us


iOS 9.3 Release Date & Time: 5 Things to Expect & 4 Not To



The iOS 9.3 release date is getting closer but some of the important details are still shrouded in mystery. While we wait for more information from Apple, we want to take a look at what we expect, and don’t expect, from the iOS 9.3 release and iOS 9.3 release time for iPhone, iPad and iPod touch.

In January, Apple trotted out a brand new iOS 9 update called iOS 9.3. Like iOS 9.2, iOS 9.3 is going to be a milestone update for Apple’s operating system and as such, it’s going to deliver some big upgrades to owners of the iPhone and iPad.

Thanks to the iOS 9.3 beta, we already know a lot about the update itself. Apple’s loaded it up with new features including Night Shift, improvements to 3D touch for iPhone 6s and iPhone 6s Plus, and tweaks to some core apps including Notes and Health. It also includes support Verizon Wi-Fi calling.

While we know quite a bit about the iOS 9.3 update, we still don’t have any official iOS 9.3 release date details. We have some pretty good theories about the release date and release time though.

With a lot of questions swirling around the iOS 9.3 update and its release, we want to do our best to outline what you can expect and what not to expect from the next major iOS 9 update for Apple’s mobile devices.

These predictions should help you set appropriate expectations for the iOS 9.3 update’s release date and time for your iPhone, iPad, or iPod touch. They’ll also help set your expectations regarding the various features on board the milestone upgrade.

Don't Expect Night Shift for Every Device

Don't Expect Night Shift for Every Device

Don't expect one of the best iOS 9.3 features to come to every device. 

The iOS 9.3 update will deliver a brand new feature called Night Shift. Night Shift is similar to F.lux for Mac in that it adjusts blue light coming from your display in an attempt to help you get better sleep. Unlike F.lux, Night Shift is for all iPhone owners. (You have to jailbreak to get f.lux on your iPhone or iPad.) Not just any old iPhone though.

It looks like Night Shift will only come to select iPhone models. More specifically, it's not expected to work on iOS devices that have older, 32-bit processors. That list includes the iPhone 5, iPhone 5c, iPhone 4s, iPad 4, iPad 3, iPad 2, the original iPad mini, and the 5th-generation iPod Touch.

Apple loves to please its customers but don't expect this to change between now and the public release of iOS 9.3.

If you want a Night Shift type feature on your iPhone, and you own an older model, you'll probably have to jailbreak to get it because Apple's not letting competitors into the App Store.



  1. Barbaraltrask

    01/21/2016 at 4:45 pm

    0=9my best friend’s half-sister makes $87 /hr on the laptop . She has been out of a job for eight months but last month her check was $16467 just working on the laptop for a few hours.
    find more info…. See More

  2. JL

    02/14/2016 at 6:43 pm

    Why does everything always have to be done in a slideshow? Seriously… These things are the bane of the internet.

  3. James

    02/19/2016 at 2:23 pm

    then you loaded 9 pages instead of one, 9x the ad revenue for them right

    • Random

      02/20/2016 at 9:27 pm

      OR they could just simply extend the page and still earn 9x revenue.

  4. Ha

    02/21/2016 at 9:04 am

    Slide show is stupid

  5. Slide Shows Suck

    03/06/2016 at 1:46 pm

    How many people even bother going through all of the pages.

    Also sites like this are why we use adblockers.

  6. Kris

    03/06/2016 at 2:38 pm

    This is the first interesting and really informative article on Apple-related topic posted by Gottabemobile after long, long time. Thank you, it’s pleasure to read something that isn’t just a pile of nonsense constructed from catchy, meaningless sentences.

  7. noyb

    03/07/2016 at 8:45 am

    “Also sites like this are why we use adblockers.”
    Exactly. ABP caught 23!!

  8. Trueman

    03/08/2016 at 7:34 am

    Ha uBlock Origin fround 31! ABP < uBlock Origin

  9. Roman beig

    03/09/2016 at 9:12 am

    Can you tell me when the iOS 9.3 will auspice

  10. Safwan

    03/21/2016 at 5:48 am

    Ios 9.3 release date and time

  11. Veronica

    04/10/2016 at 6:24 pm

    dears join it now…!Super and Easiest 0nl!nee Home opportunity for all. make 87 Dollars per hour and Make 2512 Dollars per month.All you just Need an Internet Connection and aComputer To Make Some Extra cash.
    Visit this link…… See More

Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *

This article may contain affiliate links. Click here for more details.