iOS 8.2アップデートでのバッテリードレインやWiFi問題の修正は期待薄か?リリースノートがリーク。

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アップルが来週中にリリースすることを明らかにした次期iOS「iOS 8.2」。
月曜のアップルのイベントでApple Watchの発表とともにOTAアップデートが開始される可能性が高いと思われます。

これに先駆けて、このiOS 8.2での変更点や改善点を記載したリリース・ノートがリークされていました。

Health App improvements

  • Adds the ability to select the unit of measurement for body temperature, weight, height, distance, and blood glucose
  • Improves stability when dealing with large amounts of data
  • Includes the ability to add and visualise workout sessions from 3rd-party apps
  • Addresses an issue that may have prevented users from adding a photo in Medical ID
  • Fixes units for vitamins and minerals
  • Fixes an issue where Health data wouldn’t refresh after changes data source order
  • Fixes an issue where some graphics showed no data values
  • Adds a privacy setting that enables turning off tracking of steps, distance, and flights climbed

Stability Enhancements

  • Increases stability of Mail
  • Improves stability of Flyover in Maps
  • Improves stability of Music
  • Improves VoiceOver reliability
  • Improves connectivity with Made for iPhone Hearing Aids

Bug Fixes

  • Fixes an issue in Maps that prevented navigating to some favorite locations
  • Addresses an issue where the last word in a quick reply message wasn’t autocorrected
  • Fixes an issue where duplicate iTunes purchased content could prevent iCloud restore from completing
  • Resolves an issue where some music or playlists didn’t sync from iTunes to the Music app
  • Fixes an issue where deleted audiobooks sometimes remained on the device
  • Resolves an issue that could prevent call audio from routing to car speakers while using Siri Eyes Free
  • Fixes a Bluetooth calling issue where no audio is heard until the call is answered
  • Fixes a timezone issue where Calendar events appear in GMT
  • Addresses an issue that caused certain events in a custom reoccurring meeting to drop from Exchange calendar
  • Fixes an certificate error that prevented configuring an Exchange account behind a third-party gateway
  • Fixes an issue that could cause an organizer’s Exchange meeting notes to be overwritten
  • Resolves an issue that prevented some Calendar events from automatically showing as “busy” after accepting an invite.

かなりの数の「安定性向上」とバグ修正ですね。

現在のiOS 8.1.3では異常なバッテリー消費やWiFi通信が異常に遅い、繋がらないなどといった問題、アプリや端末が強制終了するといったいくつかの深刻な不具合が報告されています。
ただ、このリリースノートを見る限り、これらの問題の原因となるバグの修正をは含まれていないようですね。

もちろん、記載されている点以外にも修正点はあると思うので、可能性はゼロではありませんが、やはり、根本的な問題解決はiOS 9まで待たないといけないのかもしれませんね。