iOS 16.5.1 Issues, Problems, Bug Fixes & Security Updates

ios 16.5.1 update

iOS 16.5.1 update

iOS 16.5.1 update with build number 20F75 is available for iPhone 8 and later models with bug fixes and security patches! Check out all changes, fixes as well as new issues, problems and bugs reported by users!

iOS 16.5.1 Issues

Haven’t updated yet? These are the problems reported by users for this version:

  • 1. Find My no location found after 16.5.1 update for this Reddit user.
  • 2. Calendar sending repeated invites after update. Reported by k-run.
  • 3. To be updated. (Contribute in the comments!)

iOS 16.5.1 Bugs Fixed

Problems solved in this release are mentioned here:

  • 1. Lightning To USB 3 Camera Adapter Not Working after iOS 16.5 update has been fixed in this release. Confirmed in the release notes.
  • 2. iOS 16.5 battery drain fix is expected in this version. If you experienced battery problems in the previous version please let us know if they’ve been fixed by 16.5.1.
  • 3. To be updated. (Contribute in the comments!)

iOS 16.5.1 Security Updates

ios 16.5.1 security fixes
Apple confirms in the update log that this release brings important security enhancements. Two patches are mentioned in the security document:
Kernel: “An app may be able to execute arbitrary code with kernel privileges.”
WebKit: “Processing maliciously crafted web content may lead to arbitrary code execution. Apple is aware of a report that this issue may have been actively exploited.”

iOS 16.5.1 Features

This is a minor update that focuses on bug and security fixes. Apple did not announce any other enhancements. However, any changes spotted are updated here.

iOS 16.5.1 Download

ios 16.5.1 download
This update is available, over-the-air in Settings -> General -> Software Update on iPhone 8 and later models.

How To: All that you have to do is tap Download and Install and be patient until the update is requested, downloaded, prepared, verified and installed.

Have you installed iOS 16.5.1 on iPhone? Hows the battery life? Are you encountering unusual battery drain? What about other issues or changes? Share your feedback in the comments!

Related: Apple has also released iPadOS 16.5.1 (20F75), macOS Ventura 13.4.1 (22F82), watchOS 9.5.2 (20T571) as well as iOS 15.7.7 (19H357), watchOS 8.8.1 (19U512), macOS Monterey 12.6.7 (21G651) and macOS Big Sur 11.7.8 (20G1351).