Apple Seeds second beta of tvOS 16.1 for developers

Apple today sent the second beta of an upcoming tvOS 16.1 update to developers for testing purposes, and the beta comes a week after the launch of the first beta.


tvOS updates tend to be minor, focusing on bug fixes and under-the-hood improvements rather than outward-looking changes. No new features were found in the first beta of tvOS 16.1.

Apple shares some information about tvOS releases in the tvOS support document, which is updated after each tvOS launch. tvOS 16 brought improved multi-user support, personalized spatial audio when using AirPods, and accessibility improvements.

While we don’t often know what’s new in tvOS during the beta testing process, let’s MacRumors readers know when new updates are available so that those who are developers can download them as soon as they come out.

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