[Freeware] Apple iOS 5.0.1 Software Update


Version: 5.0.1
Post Date: November 10, 2011
Download ID: DL1472

This update contains improvements and other bug fixes including:

Fixes bugs affecting battery life
Adds Multitasking Gestures for original iPad
Resolves bugs with Documents in the Cloud
Improves voice recognition for Australian users using dictation

Products compatible with this software update:

iPhone 4S
iPhone 4
iPhone 3GS
iPad 2
iPod touch (4th generation)
iPod touch (3rd generation)

For information on the security content of this update, please visit this website:


Available via iTunes

iTunes can update your device to the latest available iOS software. An update doesn’t affect your user content or settings. iTunes creates a backup of your iOS device and then performs the update. Follow these steps to update your device:
1. Verify that you are using the latest version of iTunes before attempting to update
2. Connect your iOS device to your computer.
3. Select your iOS device when it appears in iTunes under Devices.
4. Select the Summary tab.
5. Click “Check for Update”: