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What’s new in iOS 15 beta 5?

Aug 10, 2021

What’s new in iOS 15 beta 5?

The news: Apple just released the fifth beta of iOS 15 to developers at 10am PST on Tuesday morning.


  • TL;DR: new Weather icon, fresh splash screens & option for bigger icons on iPad
  • The official launch of iOS 15 is nearing as September approaches, even though iOS 14.8 is currently in testing

What’s new?

  • App Store now shows if you have a TestFlight version of an app installed
  • When powering off your device, there’s a new option to enable or disable finding even when iPhone is off
  • New icon for Weather app
  • Redesigned Announce Notifications icon in Control Center
  • New splash screens when launching Home, Maps, Photos, Podcasts, Translate and TV for the first time
  • iPadOS only: New option for large icons on the Home Screen