following the iOS 16.1 release on October 24, Apple stopped signing iOS 16.0.3, the previously available version of iOS who launched October 10th. Since iOS 16.0.3 is no longer signed, it is no longer possible to downgrade to that version of iOS after installing iOS 16.1.

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Apple routinely stops signing older versions of software updates after new releases come out to encourage customers to keep their operating systems up to date, so it’s not unusual for iOS 16.0.3 to be unsigned anymore.

iOS 16.0.3 was a smaller bug fix update that addressed bugs plaguing the iPhone 14 Y iPhone 14 Pro Models

The iOS 16.1 update that replaced it is much larger in scale and features iCloud Shared photo library, live activities for lock screen and dynamic islandsupport for the Matter smart home standard, clean energy charging and more, with details available in our iOS 16.1 guide.

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