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iOS 10.3, iOS 10.3.1 Direct Download Links For iPhone And iPad [How To Install]

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iOS 10.3.1 officially released by Apple the much-awaited firmware version. iOS 10.3 , iOS 10.3.1 download links are available now. The last and final update are available to install on all latest iPhone 6s, iPhone 6s Plus, iPhone 6, iPhone 6 Plus, iPhone SE, iPhone 5s, iPhone 5c, iPhone 5, iPad 4 (and over), and iPod touch 6th-generation.

After going through the usual process of releasing a number of pre-release beta seed builds of iOS 10.3 to registered iOS developers, as well as members of the public testers enrolled in the Apple Beta Software Program, Apple now sees iOS 10.3

Compatible iOS Devices:

  • iPhone 5
  • iPhone 5c
  • iPhone 5s
  • iPhone 6
  • iPhone 6 Plus
  • iPhone 6s
  • iPhone 6s Plus
  • iPhone SE
  • iPhone 7
  • iPhone 7 Plus
  • iPad mini 2
  • iPad mini 3
  • iPad mini 4
  • iPad 4th generation
  • iPad Air
  • iPad Air 2
  • 9.7-inch iPad Pro
  • 12.9-inch iPad Pro
  • iPod touch 6th generation

Before Getting Started:

  • Take a proper backup of all your existing data and settings on your iOS device (iPhone, iPad or iPod Touch) before proceeding to the installation guide.
  • Download and install the latest version of iTunes on your computer.
  • Verify the battery level of your iOS device, and it must be fully charged, or it is recommended that your device is properly connected to an AC power outlet.

For Jailbreakers:

According to some reliable jailbreak community sources, the iOS 10.3 will affect the Yalu102 jailbreak as there are some exploits which are already patched by the Apple. So people who have already installed the jailbreak iOS version should ignore this upgrade as they may lose their device jailbreak.

Steps to Install final iOS 10.3 via OTA:

Connect your device to Wi-Fi and go to Settings app -> General -> Software Update, a message will show that iOS 10.2 software update is available. Tap Download and hang on while the download is complete, the moment download is complete just go back into device Settings app -> General -> Software Update and here hit the Install Now to install the new update.

Final iOS 10.3 clean install via iTunes:

If OTA doesn’t allow to install the new update then another way to install iOS 10.3 updates through iTunes. But it is recommended that you have the latest version of iTunes installed on your computer before plugging your device.

  • Download IPSW file of iOS 10.3 / 10.3.1 from appropriate link given below
  • On your iPhone, iPad turns off Find My iPhone
  • Connect the iOS device to your PC via its Lightning/USB data cable. The iTunes will open and show your device
  • From left pane inside iTunes click on your device and navigate to the Summary tab
  • Hit the button “Update” without holding the Shift key (Windows) or Option key (Mac)
  • Now just select the right .ipsw file of iOS 10.3 from extracted folder and hit the Open button
  • iTunes give you a message that iTunes will update your iOS device to iOS 10.3 hit Update button
  • iOS 10.3 release notes will be shown. Just hit the Next button and then Agree button
  • Now just relax the iTunes will do everything for you, extracting the software and make the device ready for update to install iOS 10.3 firmware on your iOS device
  • Don’t unplug your iOS device from a computer right up until the iOS 10.3 update has completed. It may take a couple of minutes. When your device is updated to iOS 10.3 and during this, your device will reboot. Finally, a Hello screen will show. Just stick to on-screen directions to set up the device.

Here you can find the direct download links for iOS 10.3.1:

Direct Download links for iOS 10.3.1 for iPhone


I hope this guide will help you to install the final iOS 10.3, iOS 10.3.1 firmware update on your iOS device.