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In this tracker, we will be following up on the latest information on the 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.

Our team is working hard to uphold the integrity of this tracker. However, should you come across any errors, omissions, or think that extra information should be included, we warmly welcome your invaluable contributions. Feel free to share your views in the comments area or reach out to us via email.

This tracker has been divided into two sections:

  • A section that provides information about the beta and stable updates released for the Apple iPhone 14
  • A tabular section highlighting all the issues that are troubling iPhone users

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. Also, we have enclosed a list of crucial official resources you should consider consulting regarding the update rollout:

This encapsulates the information we’ve collected thus far.

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
Sept. 22 iPhone 14 Pro & Pro Max Users reporting poor battery life Unacknowledged
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
Oct. 5 All Camera photos over processed or overexposed Unacknowledged
Oct. 7 iPhone 14 Pro Camera glare under sunlight Unacknowledged
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
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
Jan. 19, 2023 iPhone 14 Pro Max Screen flickering or horizontal lines issue Fixed in iOS 16.3
Feb. 14, 2023 All Car Crash Detection false positives Optimizations made
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
Jan. 24, 2023 All Always on Display keeps turning off & blurry wallpaper Unacknowledged
Jan. 24, 2023 All ‘Confirm iPhone Passcode’ iCloud popup Intended
Jan. 27, 2023 All Camera viewfinder flickering Unacknowledged
Feb. 13, 2023 All Camera not recognized or ‘Unknown part’ error Unacknowledged
May 29, 2023 iPhone 14 Pro Max Loud Text notification when on call Allegedly known
Jun. 5, 2023 iPhone 14 Pro, Pro Max ‘frame paint’ reportedly scratching or peeling off Unacknowledged
Jun. 8, 2023 iPhone 14 Pro, Pro Max AOD or Dynamic Island screen burn in Unacknowledged
Jun. 12, 2023 iPhone 14 Pro Battery health degradation Unacknowledged
Sept. 6, 2023 iPhone 14 Pro Max Green screen issue Unacknowledged

Note: We have more such stories in our dedicated Tracker section so be sure to follow them as well.

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