This tutorial will teach you how to fix the preparing for iOS 13 update issue when using OTA feature on iPhone XS Max, XR, 8 Plus, 7 Plus, 6S, SE, iPad Air or Mini. iOS 13 was officially unveiled earlier this year by Apple in WWDC. It comes with many new features and performance improvements.
iOS 13 comes with variety of new features as well as performance improvements, that not only speeds up the older iDevices like iPhone X, 8 Plus, 7 Plus, 6S, SE or older iPad and iPods version, but include addition of many new features like system wide dark mode support.
While installing iOS 13 Beta on your iPhone XS Max, XR, X, 8 Plus/8, 7 Plus/7, 6S and iPadOS 13 Beta on your iPad Pro, iPad Air or iPad Mini, if you are encountering error that reads “This iPhone/iPad could not be restored because the firmware is not compatible” then you are not alone.
iOS 13 Beta and iPadOS 13 Beta were released yesterday by Apple during WWDC 2019. In a surprise move, to install iOS 13 beta or iPadOS 13 Beta, you would need to have Mac with macOS Catalina beta and Xcode 11 installed, which are also released yesterday.
Along with iOS 13, Apple took a surprise revelation of iPadOS, a whole new operating system, just meant for iPads. This come amid lot of request from users regarding addition of features like download manager, full fledge safari desktop type of browser, support for iCloud Drive and much more.