After the much publicized delay of the anticipated arrival of the new OS, Apple has announced that iOS 4.2 will (finally) be made available for all today.
AppleÂ® today announced that iOS 4.2, the latest version of the worldâ€™s mostÂ advanced mobile operating system, is available today for download for iPadâ„¢, iPhoneÂ® and iPod touchÂ®. iOS 4.2 brings overÂ 100 new features from iOS 4.0, 4.1 and 4.2 to iPad including Multitasking, Folders, Unified Inbox, Game Center, AirPlayÂ® andÂ AirPrint.
â€œiOS 4.2 makes the iPad a completely new product, just in time for the holiday season,â€ said Steve Jobs, Appleâ€™s CEO. â€œOnceÂ again, the iPad with iOS 4.2 will define the target that other tablets will aspire to, but very few, if any, will ever be able toÂ hit.â€
Despite the announcement, iOS 4.2 isn’t currently available for the masses. In all likelihood, the update should come through at 10AM PST. For all you iPad users, get ready for multitasking and folders support! Check out the full Press Release after the gap.
Update: iOS 4.2.1 is now a available. Direct download links below.