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WARNING: iOS 9.3.2 Update is Reportedly Bricking Some 9.7-inch iPad Pro Devices

WARNING: iOS 9.3.2 Update is Reportedly Bricking Some 9.7-inch iPad Pro Devices

Posted May 16, 2016 at 9:11pm · 38 comments · Add Comment
WIllem - May 20, 2016 at 9:02pm
And so Apple recalled the 9.3.2 update apparantly. You'd wish they did a bit more thorough testing before releasing. Including the latest models ;-)
PeterInVan - May 20, 2016 at 4:48pm
I encountered error 4005 on my iPad2 during update from my PC running iTunes. I rebooted the PC and also the iPad, and was successful in getting past the "connect to iTunes" message.
MalikAhmed99 - May 18, 2016 at 10:31pm
mine just fine on the iphone but the reboot speed is slower than the 9.3.1
SandraDee - May 18, 2016 at 8:55am
Updated overnight and its fine. No worries here.
Albert - May 18, 2016 at 12:03am
Bricked.. Nothing works... Thank you for not to be able to finish my work
MannyG - May 17, 2016 at 10:56pm
Does it affect the iPad Air 2? I'm afraid to update that one. My iPhone insolence of for the crashing parts where the apps just suddenly crash and close on their own. Whatever.
Willem - May 17, 2016 at 6:18pm
Since 9.3.2 was supposed to fix some issue with BT I decided to load it. Since then I get frequent messages about entering a region with Null iBeacon. Anyone else suffering the same?
Patrick Barnwell
Patrick Barnwell - May 17, 2016 at 3:03pm
Just Curious those that have "Bricked" were the iPads Jailbroken prior to the Update??
Goose - May 17, 2016 at 1:52pm
Mine works just fine.
glupost - May 17, 2016 at 12:49pm
copycutter - May 17, 2016 at 1:01pm
Just like you!
glupost - May 18, 2016 at 12:20pm
No, POS just like you, dummy.
(.)(.) - May 17, 2016 at 12:36pm
Deez Nuts.....
(_|_) - May 17, 2016 at 1:00pm
Deez dumps.
ASD - May 17, 2016 at 8:45am
Days when apple was good is gone, RIP SJ
swavek - May 17, 2016 at 2:58am
9.3.2 just messed up my iPad Mini 3 and is currently downloading 1.9GB "software update" to restore it from recovery mode. WTF ???
OhBrother - May 17, 2016 at 2:46am
Three words: It. Just. Works.
Matttt - May 17, 2016 at 2:36am
Stop getting a boner Everytime an update comes out. This is what you get.
Marcin - May 17, 2016 at 2:01am
Vision of Apple by Tim Cook :-( he must left Apple immediately
Recap - May 17, 2016 at 2:14am
Tim Cook has been at this for 5 years, Apple still growing strong, and now you think you can just flat out claim that over one tiny flaw update when people are able to downgrade currently!?
Ken - May 17, 2016 at 3:00pm
He's been at Apple longer than you think, even when SJ was still around; he knows what he's doing, unlike anonymous people on the internet like you who post comments thinking they are experts when they don't know anything.
JustMeHandsome - May 17, 2016 at 1:48am
It doesn't brink the IPad pro. the files are large and it takes bit longer than usual to install the files. During the second stages of installing, it will look like it's just sitting there but it's really installing the files. If you shut it off because you panic, then you will brick it. You will brick anything you stop half way into installing anything.
scamster - May 17, 2016 at 12:45am
should be able to fix easily as signing for 9.3.1 will be open for a week or two, but not everyone knows how to do that or realise that they can downgrade, hell I doubt they know what dfu mode is!
Yo - May 16, 2016 at 10:48pm
Hello 9.3.3........
(>~>) - May 16, 2016 at 10:04pm
Couldn't they just put it into DFU mode again and then restore to a previous version of iOS considering they're still signing 9.3.1?
odedo1 - May 16, 2016 at 9:28pm
9.3.1 should be open for at least another week so what their problem? Downgrade till Apple comes out with a fix.
Jake - May 16, 2016 at 9:58pm
That's what I'm saying, seriously these guys...
Aaron Z
Aaron Z - May 16, 2016 at 10:21pm
True, but we must admit that it seems like every single software upgrade over the last couple months has some sort of issue. Maybe prior to Steve's death, everybody was just so scared to disappoint him that they got it right. Opinions?
Aks - May 17, 2016 at 1:07am
Dude, seriously? I understand your devoted love and blind faith for apple. But this is no way justified. Whether someone can restore back to 9.3.1 or not is besides the question. A user after draining 500 +$ on a device shouldnt have to go through the pain of bricking it and trying to restore it back to 9.3.1. You understand that simple fact dont you? Besides, not everyone maybe brave enough to do it or even understand what is DFU mode and how to get in and out of it.
Huh? - May 17, 2016 at 4:28pm
Besides, not everyone has a computer... some people only have the iOS devices, and can't restore if it's bricked. Duh.
odedo1 - May 16, 2016 at 9:25pm
There goes the quick jailbreak, hopefully Apple will fix by tomorrow. Truth if it happened to me I would have sued Apple for every day I can't work on it plus damages they caused for my good name!
Thokz - May 16, 2016 at 9:47pm
No one is forcing you to buy their products, you self entitled a***hole
Aaron Z
Aaron Z - May 16, 2016 at 9:56pm
I beg you for a logical answer, exactly what would you sue for? I sincerely beg you for any type of halfway intellectual response
Mannnie dun yippie!
Mannnie dun yippie! - May 17, 2016 at 1:00am
You know that little, "Terms and Conditions" you have to accept to update....? Sorry your potential lawsuit would be thorn out in a heartbeat lol
Ken - May 17, 2016 at 2:58pm
Haha "good name".
Jake - May 16, 2016 at 9:19pm
Have any of these idiots thought about restoring back to 9.3.1 before booking "genius" appointments?
(^_^) - May 16, 2016 at 10:35pm
Well what else could the solution be, and to call whoever idiots it just an understatement. They're probably worried about working around the bricking to see if it can be fully bypassed!
Well... - May 16, 2016 at 9:19pm
I'm glad I've been too busy the last 2 hours since the update came out to update my iPad pro 9.7...
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