Apple iPhone 14 series updates, bugs, problems & issues tracker [Cont. updated]

Here’s what this tracker is about in a quick video

In this tracker, we will be following up on the latest information on iPhone 14 and 14 Pro models, including the new updates, bugs, and issues.

This article will be continuously updated with the most current information, so be sure to check back regularly for the latest updates.

iPhone 14 series software updates

We will be tracking all the software updates, including security patches and bug fixes, coming to the entire iPhone 14 series in this section.

Info. last updated on Device Version Changelog/Update contents
Sept. 15 All iOS 16.0.1 Bug fixes
Sept. 23 All iOS 16.0.2 Bug fixes
Oct. 11 All iOS 16.0.3 Bug fixes
Oct. 24 All iOS 16.1 Bug fixes
Nov. 9 All iOS 16.1.1 Bug fixes

Bugs, issues, and problems

As is often the case with every technology release, users will report errors related to either the software or the hardware. We will keep track of all iPhone 14 series bugs and issues that arise in this section.

Info. last updated on Device Bug description Status
Sept. 19 All Device activation issue on open Wi-Fi networks Fixed
Sept. 23 All Camera shaking or making noises in TikTok, Snapchat & other third party apps Fixed
Jan. 5, 2023 All Device overheating with minimal usage Persists with iOS 16.2
Sept. 19 iPhone 14 Pro & Pro Max Device freezing after data transfers Investigating
Sept. 20 iPhone 14 Pro & Pro Max Dynamic Island blocking content in apps & games Unacknowledged
Info. last updated on Device Bug description Status
Sept. 22 iPhone 14 Pro & Pro Max Users reporting poor battery life Unacknowledged (1, 2, 3, 4)
Sept. 26 iPhone 14 Pro Max Connectivity issues on Verizon Unacknowledged
Sept. 27 iPhone 14 Pro and 14 Pro Max Auto focus issue with close & regular distance objects Unacknowledged (Workarounds)
Oct. 3 All System data taking too much space Workaround
Oct. 4 All Camera making ‘clicking sound’ on Instagram & other apps Unacknowledged
Info. last updated on Device Bug description Status
Oct. 5 All Camera photos over processed or overexposed Unacknowledged
Oct. 7 iPhone 14 Pro Camera glare under sunlight Unacknowledged (1, 2, 3)
Oct. 11 iPhone 14 Pro and 14 Pro Max Notifications being delayed or not arriving at all Fixed
Oct. 11 iPhone 14 Low microphone volume when conducting phone calls through Apple CarPlay Fixed
Info. last updated on Device Bug description Status
Oct. 11 iPhone 14 Pro or 14 Pro Max Camera app slow to launch or switch to Fixed
Oct. 11 All Mail app crashing Fixed
Oct. 17 iPhone 14 Pro Photos appear grainy, high-contrast or keep crushing shadows Unacknowledged
Oct. 18 All SIM not supported Acknowledged
Nov. 25 iPhone 14 Pro & Pro Max Carplay audio issue (faint voice to call receiver) Unacknowledged (1, 2, 3, 4)
Info. last updated on Device Bug description Status
Jan. 19, 2023 iPhone 14 Pro Max Screen flickering or horizontal lines issue Fixed in iOS 16.3
Jan. 30, 2023 All Car Crash Detection false positives Still persists (1, 2, 3)
Jan. 16, 2023 All Camera app freezing or lagging Unacknowledged
Jan. 17, 2023 iPhone 14 Pro Max Flickering while recording videos in slow motion Unacknowledged (1, 2)
Jan. 24, 2023 All Always on Display keeps turning off & blurry wallpaper Unacknowledged
Info. last updated on Device Bug description Status
Jan. 24, 2023 All ‘Confirm iPhone Passcode’ iCloud popup Intended
Jan. 27, 2023 All Camera viewfinder flickering Unacknowledged

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