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Download and Update to iOS 11.2.5 on iPhone/iPad/iPod without Losing Data

Posted on Jan 25, 2018 by Tracy King to iPhone Data Recovery

Summary:
Do you need a secure way to download and install the latest iOS 11.2.5 update on your iPhone X, iPhone 8/8 Plus, iPhone 7 or iPad/iPod without losing any data? Here on this page, you will find detailed guidance about how to download and update to iOS 11.2.5 on iPhone/iPad/iPod with simple clicks. Just follow this tutorial article to update your iPhone, iPad or iPod and enjoy new features in iOS 11.2.5 now.

Hi guys, are you trying to find a secure and easy way to securely update your iPhone X, iPhone 8 Plus, iPhone 7 or earlier iPhones, iPad and iPod to install the latest iOS 11.2.5? Just follow the provided methods here below to download and install iOS 11.2.5 update on your iDevice now.

Part 1. Who Can Get iOS 11.2.5 Update? Whether the iDevice will get improved with the new iOS update?

Update to iOS 11.2.5.

According to Apple support team and tech forums, it has been confirmed that iOS 11.2.5 is now available for most iOS devices users to free download and install on their iPhones, iPads, and iPods.
Here below is a list of who can update to iOS 11.2.5 on their iDevices:

  • iPhone X
  • iPhone 8 / iPhone 8 Plus
  • iPhone 7 / iPhone 7 Plus
  • iPhone 6s
  • iPhone 6s Plus
  • iPhone 6 / iPhone 6 Plus
  • iPhone SE
  • iPhone 5s
  • iPad Pro 12.9-inch (2017)
  • iPad Pro 12.9-inch (2015)
  • iPad Pro 10.5-inch
  • iPad Pro 9.7-inch
  • iPad Air 2
  • iPad Air
  • iPad 5th Generation
  • iPad mini 4
  • iPad mini 4
  • iPad mini 2
  • iPod Touch 6th Generation

Note: If you are one of them, just follow to see how can you download and install iOS 11.2.5 in Part 2 now. 
If you are not on the list, just stay with your current iOS system which should be the most suitable one for your device.

One more thing that you need to keep in your mind. If your iPhone (such as iPhone SE/iPhone 5s etc.), iPad (iPad Air/iPad mini) and iPod are still installed with iOS 10.0, don’t rush to update to the latest iOS 11.2.5 so to avoid unnecessary device fail to startup, stuck on booting issue. 

Will my iPhone, iPad or iPod get improved with iOS 11.2.5?

Some of you may wonder whether will my iPhone, iPad or iPod get improved or gain a faster speed while opening an APP or browsing online with my iDevice? 

The answer is Yes! According to some enthusiastic users and professional testing centers and websites, the performance of most iPhone, iPad, and iPod devices on the list all get improved with faster-running speed, longer battery life and a smoother user experience with Apps. 
And here we’d like to recommend that if you’ve updated your iOS devices into iOS 11, don’t hesitate and just continue download and install this update on your iDevice now.

Part 2. How to Update and Install iOS 11.2.5 on iPhone/iPad/iPod without Losing Data?

So how to simply download and install iOS 11.2.5 on your iPhone X, iPhone 8 Plus or iPad? Here in the below, you’ll find a tutorial guide with three steps for you to follow and install the latest iOS system on your device now:

Step 1. Prepare iDevice Ready

Here is a list that iOS 11.2.5 requires you to get your iPhone, iPad or iPod ready before the update:

Internal Storage: 4GB free space 
Battery: 45% or more battery left on iPhone/iPad/iPod
Network Connection: WiFi is connected or enabled on iOS devices
iTunes: Update to the latest version
Personal Data: Backup personal data or important files in advance

Step 2. Backup Important iOS data before iOS 11.2.5 Update

We highly recommend you backup important files and precious personal files to a secure location like your PC or iCloud. Here you may try the best iOS data recovery software - EaseUS MobiSaver which allows you to directly extract and backup your data from iPhone/iPad/iPod to your local computer within three simple steps.

1. Connect your iOS device to PC. Launch EaseUS MobiSaver > Choose recovery mode: Recover from iOS device.

Select to backup iOS data before update to iOS 11.2.5.

2. Let the software scan your iOS device and find all data for you.

Update to iOS 11.2.5 without losing data.

3. Select all your data and click Recover to backup to PC;
Specify a secure spot on your PC to save all your iOS data as a backup then. 

Step 3. Download and Install iOS 11.2.5 on iPhone/iPad/iPod

Here we’ve gathered two methods for you to follow and download iOS 11.2.5 on your iDevice. Just follow either one to install iOS 11.2.5 on your iPhone, iPad or iPod now:

# 1. Update and Install iOS 11.2.5 via OTA

One straightforward way to install iOS 11.2.5 update on your iPhone, iPad or iPod is to acquire iOS update via OTA with the below tips:

1. Go to Settings > Tab on Settings.
2. Select Software Update > If iOS 11 is checked and available, click Download.
3. When the iOS 11 download process completes, press Install.

Just wait for the process to complete and then you can use and enjoy new features in iOS 11.2.5 on your device by now.

Keep in mind:
If your iPhone, iPad or iPod didn’t detect iOS 11.2.5 through the OTA access, don’t worry. Just follow Method 2 to manually download iOS 11.2.5 and install it on iTunes.

#2. Download and install iOS 11.2.5 with iTunes

Before you start the update process, please do remember to update the iTunes on your PC to the latest version. And then follow the next guidelines to download and install iOS 11.2.5: 

1. Connect your iPhone, iPad or iPod to your PC and wait for iTunes to launch and connect to the iOS device.
2. Click Device, and click Check for Update. It will download iOS 11.2.5 automatically.
3. Press Download and Update > Download iOS 11.2.5 IPSW firmware file and select the relative .ipsw file for your device. 
4. When the download process completes, press and hold Option key/ Shift key > Tab Check for Update.
5. When the update and install iOS 11.2.5 messages pop up, click Update.
6. Click Next > Agree

After installing iOS 11, you can now restart iPhone/iPad/iPod and enjoy new features on your iDevices now.

Note: Don’t worry if you lose data while installing iOS 11.2.5 on your iPhone, iPad or iPod. You can directly restore the lost data from your backups. Or if you didn’t create a backup, iOS data recovery software - EaseUS MobiSaver will also help you find them. 

Part 3. What’s New on iOS 11.2.5?

So what’s exactly new in the iOS 11.2.5 system? Here below are some newly supported features in iOS 11.2.5 that you may exactly need under the current circumstance:

HomePod support: Setup and automatically transfer your Apple ID, Apple Music, Siri and Wi-Fi settings to HomePod. 

Siri News: Siri can now read the news, just ask, "Hey Siri, play the news". You can also ask for specific news categories including Sports, Business or Music. 

Other improvements and fixes

  • Addresses an issue that could cause the Phone app to display incomplete information in the call list 
  • Fixes an issue that caused Mail notifications from some Exchange accounts to disappear from the Lock screen when unlocking iPhone X with Face ID 
  • Addresses an issue that could cause Messages conversations to temporarily be listed out of order 
  • Fixes an issue in CarPlay where Now Playing controls become unresponsive after multiple track changes 
  • Adds ability for VoiceOver to announce playback destinations and AirPod battery level

Can’t wait to enjoy the new features on your iPhone or iPad? Follow to download and update iOS 11.2.5 on your device now.