How to Clean Install iOS 11.0.1 on Compatible Apple Device via iTunes 12.7

Apple iOS 11.0.1 clean install is recommended for the best performance and battery life as if you upgrade iOS version to the latest major version, some of the old system files get stored on your device. This could impact the performance of your iOS device, hence for optimizing your device with latest iOS update available, you need to clean install iOS 11.0.1 on your device.

If you have updated your Apple device to iOS 11, you need to download and install iOS 11.0.1 security updates as Apple has released this latest iOS update to patch 62 vulnerabilities.

Apple devices are known for the best performance and you may get disappointed if you don’t get desirable performance from your device. Another point is the battery life of your device that can be optimized by performing the clean installation of iOS 11.0.1.

Before starting to perform this iOS 11.0.1 installation tutorial, backup your data as this will wipe out the stored data. Even you need to cross-check whether your device is eligible one or not as Apple has released this major update for few compatible devices.

Here’s the step-by-step guide for iOS 11.0.1 clean installation.

To Clean Install iOS 11.0.1 on iPhone, iPad and iPod

Step-1: First of all, you need to have the latest iTunes 12.7 and iOS 11.0.1
IPSW file for your particular Apple device.

Step-2: Connect your Apple device to your system using a cable. Then tap on trust on your iPhone, iPad, or iPod.

trust this computer?

Step-3:  Type the Passcode to make the connection between PC and iPhone, iPad or iPod.

Enter the device passcode to trust this computer

Step-4: Now you will be asked to allow the computer to access the information of your Apple device. Click on Continue button.

allow the computer to access the information of your Apple device

Step-5: Tap on the iPhone icon appearing on the top left area of iTunes screen. Hold Shift key on the Windows and Alt key on the Mac system and then click on the “Restore iPhone…” button.

Note: Make sure that your “Find my iPhone” option is turned off in iCloud.

restore iPhone, iPad or iPod

Step-6: The browse window will pop-up on the screen. Now select the IPSW file that you have downloaded.

select iOS 11.0.1 IPSW file from your system

Step-7: Now it will ask “iTunes will erase and restore your iPhone to iOS 11.0.1”. Click Restore button to continue the installation.


Step-8: The file will start to be extracted. Then the IPSW file will be verified and starts to clean install iOS 11.0.1 on your device. After completing the installation process, the device will be restart automatically.

iOS 11 installation process

That’s it. Now you can notice the latest iOS 11.0.1 version displaying.

iOS 11.0.1 updated

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