Apple iTunes 9.2 released in time for iPhone 4

Must-have update as iPhone 4 and iOS 4 near release

Software upgrade brings faster backups and more

Apple has unveiled iTunes 9.2, ready for the hugely anticipated arrival of the iPhone 4. If you’re lucky enough to have one on order, you’re going to want to nab this update pronto, as it’s the only way you’ll be able to sync. In fact, you’ll want it if you’re using iOS 4 on any iPhone.

Handy features such as iBooks support on the iPhone and iPod touch, PDF syncing through iBooks, home screen folder organisation and faster backups with iOS 4-equipped devices mean this is one upgrade that’s easily worth every millisecond of the download time.

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- Apple iPhone 4 ultimate guide
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- iOS 4: The new features explained

Here’s Apple’s full rundown of the new features and improvements which make iTunes 9.2 a must-have update:

• Sync with iPhone 4 to enjoy your favourite music, movies, TV Shows books and more on-the-go
• Sync and read books with iPhone or iPod touch with iPhone OS 4 and iBooks 1.1
• Organise and sync PDF documents as books. Read PDFs with iBooks 1.1 on iPad and any iPhone or iPod touch with
iPhone OS 4
• Organise your apps on your iPhone OS 4 home screens into folders using iTunes
• Faster back-ups while syncing an iPhone or iPod touch with iPhone OS 4 performance improvements make scrolling
much faster.

Look out for the Software Update reminder, coming to a screen near you soon.

Link: Apple (via Engadget)