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Reports vary, but on an i Pad 3, for example, you need at least 5.8 GB of free space.
i OS updates are normally non-destructive, but there are never any guarantees of this, so a recent backup should be considered a must.You can update your i Phone's software on the device itself or by connecting it to i Tunes on your computer.Back up important data you want to keep before proceeding.Is there a way to sync her i Pad and retain her data?You can definitely backup and update her i Pad on your computer, and in fact it’s not nearly as scary or difficult as it sounds.But the upgrade is also available for existing Apple devices. Apple’s i OS 8, the latest version of the operating system for i Phone, i Pad, and i Pod, is now available.