From now you can download iOS 8.3 direct ipsw links, as Apple company has recently seeded iOS 8.3 software update for iPhone, iPad, iPod touch after 8.3 beta release last week. This update brings many improved performance, bug fixes a new Emoji picker, support for multinational Emoji, filtering capabilities in Messages, wireless CarPlay support, new languages for Siri, and improvements to iCloud Photo Library.
iOS 8.3 is compatible with such iOS devices as:
- iPhone 6 Plus/6, iPhone 5s/5c/5, iPhone 4s
- iPad Air 2, iPad Air, iPad (fourth-generation), iPad (third-generation), iPad 2
- iPad mini 3, iPad mini 2, iPad mini
- iPod touch 5G
Important note: jailbreakers shouldn't upgrade to iOS 8.3 as you will not only lose the jailbreak, but you will also won’t be able to jailbreak your iOS device.
Jailbreakers, whose devices are on iOS 8.1.2 or lower, should avoid upgrading to iOS 8.3, as you will lose your jailbreak, and at present there is no tool available to jailbreak iOS 8.3.
But if don't plan to jailbreak your device then the update is available as an OTA download for iOS devices. The OTA update is 291 MB in size for the iPhone 6 Plus, and will vary in size based on your iOS device.
Please make sure to back up your device before installing the software update, either via iCloud or iTunes.
Step 1. Back up your iOS device
Step 2. Launch the Settings app and navigate to “General”, then to “Software Update”
Step 3. Select “Download and Install” option
Step 4.The update will install itself automatically.
Another way to update to iOS 8.3 is to connect the iOS device to iTunes and let that app finish the update for you. You can use this method if the iPhone or iPad does not have enough free storage space available to install through OTA.
Use these download iOS 8.3 direct ipsw links for iPhone: