The user guides are available online for immediate lookup on Apple’s website or you can download them to your iPhone and iPad with the help of the stock iBooks app. There are two separate instruction manuals for iOS 11, one for the iPhone, the other for the iPad. The iOS 11 user guide is presented in 11 chapters which include: Say hello to iPhone (iPad); Get Started, Basics; Siri; Personalize your iPhone (iPad); Apps; Sharing; iPhone (iPad) and other devices; Privacy and security; Restart, update, reset and restore; Accessibility.
Download iOS 11 iPhone/iPad User Guide
You have two options to grab and read Apple’s official instructions for iOS 11: via Safari or in iBooks.
1. Web (via Safari or any other mobile or desktop browser)
Tap on the direct links provided below and Safari will open the respective user guide for you:
– iOS 11 User Guide for iPhone
– iOS 11 User Guide for iPad
Tip: Tap the Safari Share Sheets button and use the Create PDF feature to convert the iOS 11 user guide into a PDF document. Next, you can Save it on your iCloud account, to your iPhone, to the Files app or Share it.
2. App (using iBooks)
Tap the appropriate link available below and the requested user guide will automatically open within the built-in iBooks app.
iOS 11 User Guide for iPhone
iOS 11 User Guide for iPad
Fact: In the iOS 11 user guide for iPhone there is no mention about the iPhone X. We can only assume that a separate guide will be released on October 3, the day the first units will reach the hands of their owners!
watchOS 4 and Apple TV 4k User Guides
Similar to the iOS 11 instruction books provided above you can read the watchOS 4 and tvOS 11 guides directly from the web or from the iBooks app. Here are the links for both options:
Direct Link: tvOS 11 User Guide for Apple TV.
watchOS 4 User Guide for Apple Watch.
tvOS 11 User Guide for Apple TV.