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Apple pulls Watch OS 5.1 update



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Apple has suspended its Watch OS 5.1 software update Twitter and Reddit reported that they were "bricking" their Series 4 watches, causing an endless boot loop. The software update had gone live only hours earlier, alongside iOS 12.1 . The problem was not happening to everyone: I was able to update the Series 4 without issue. But enough users were experiencing problems that Apple pulled the update – it's no longer available to download.

Here's Apple's official statement on the issue:

Due to a small number of Apple Watch customers experiencing an issue while installing watchOS 5.1 today, we've pulled back the software update as a precaution. Any customers impacted should contact AppleCare, but no action is required. We are working on a fix for an upcoming software update.

News of the problems with the software update was reported by 9to5mac.

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