Download iOS 8.2 ipsw for iPhone / iPad / iPod touch Through Direct Links
Apple officially announced that its iDevice users can finally download iOS 8.2 ipsw and install this latest version of its mobile firmware for iPhone, iPod touch and iPad. The company mentioned the update along with its latest Apple Watch product introduced at ‘Spring Forward’ media event on March 9.
Users who are impatient can already download iOS 8.2 and upgrade right away. What models and gadgets does it support? There are no secrets here. Just like any other version of iOS 8 line it supports all iPads except the original tablet, iPad Air and iPad mini, iPod touch 5G and iPhone 6 Plus and earlier models down to iPhone 4S. If you have iPhone 4 or an older smartphone you cannot update.
This firmware supports Apple Watch wearable however customers can order and get their hands on this device only on April 10.
How to Update to iOS 8.2
It is possible to install the operating system through OTA update. Here is how to do this:
Step 1. Go to Settings on your Apple mobile device.
Step 2. Select General menu.
Step 3. Go to Software Update and choose to upgrade. Remember that you have to be connected to internet through Wi-Fi or cellular. WiFi connection is cheaper.
iOS 8.2 Direct Download Link List for All Supported iDevices
It is also possible to get ipsw file for the new iOS 8.2 public version. Just select your model and device from the list below and download the file directly on your desktop to install via iTunes.
Smartphone owners can download 8.2 ipsw file for their iPhone:
The only iPod touch that is supported by iOS 8.2 is the fifth gen model:
iPad 2, 3, 4 users can also update to iOS 8.2:
iPad Air and iPad Air 2:
iOS 8.2 for iPad mini and iPad mini 2, 3:
Remember that hackers haven’t confirmed anything about this firmware update yet. Right now it is not jailbroken so don’t risk to update if you wish to use Cydia.