Apple had announced iOS 13 during WWDC 2019 and at the same day it released the very first Beta of iOS 13 to the Registered Developers under the Apple Developer Program. Which means, you need to be a Registered Developer in-order to access to it.
Also, this year, Apple has made it even more difficult to upgrade to the developer preview or Beta versions as it stopped OTA updates. You need to download the IPSW files from the restricted page and using iTunes upgrade your iPhone to iOS 13. With OTA it was just like a normal software update to install iOS 13 Beta.
However, nothing to worry about. There are various public sources where you can download iOS 13 Beta IPSW File. We shall take a in-depth look at how to ensure a safe and complete upgrade to iOS 13.
Should you upgrade to iOS 13?
The developer previews released by Apple for meant for development purpose and not for daily use. Which means, developers can get their hands on to early versions to develop their apps and take advantage of the new added features. But everyone want their hands on to the early version and not stay behind.
These Developer Previews can be unstable and may crash. So, we need to ensure our data is safe and we do not loose our data. For which, you can refer to our guide on How to Backup iPhone.
iOS 13 Compatible Devices
One more thing you will have to check that is, is your iPhone eligible for iOS 13 upgrade. There are a few of them which will not be able to upgrade from iOS 12 to iOS 13. You can check if your iPhone is eligible or not over here – iOS 13 Compatible iPhones.
How to Install iOS 13 without Developer Account
The process this year to upgrade to iOS 13 Beta is a little hectic. There are couple of requirements and dos. So, it is recommended for you to follow the guide step by step and ensure safe upgrade of your iPhone to iOS 13.
Step 2 : Now install Xcode 11 on your Mac
Step 3 : After Xcode 11 is installed on your Mac, go ahead and launch iTunes
Step 4 : Connect your iPhone to your Mac via Lightening Cable
Step 5 : Under iTunes, click on the iPhone icon at the left corner
Step 6 : Press and Hold Option and click on Update
Step 7 : Select the iOS 13 IPSW file
Step 8 : Sit back and relax until iTunes upgrades your iPhone to iOS 13
Finally, we’ve iOS 13 Beta 1 running on our iPhone.
It is always fun to play around with upcoming OS from Apple. Though they do lag and might crash sometimes while using some apps, but the over experience is great. The installation could have been a little hectic due to the added complications but where is the joy with some trouble?