Firefox for iOS Train Schedule
Updated A single release is composed of 8 weeks of development time, a 4 week stabilization period, and a release period of approximately** 1-2 weeks depending on comms/marketing plans.
Releases overlap such that development begins on the next release when the previous release enters stabilization.
App Store Submission takes place every 8 weeks.
|V1.1||-||-||-||Nov 12, 2015||Available globally on all iOS mobile devices, Bookmark syncing with Firefox Accounts, Private Browsing mode|
|V1.3||-||-||-||Jan 3, 2016||Integration with third-party password managers, Request Desktop Site, Stability Improvements|
|V2.0||-||-||-||Feb 18, 2016||Open tabs with 3D Touch, Preview pages on tab list with Peek and Pop, Open web pages in Spotlight Search, Find in Page, Save and manage login information with Password Manager|
|V2.1||-||-||-||Mar 5, 2016||Support for third-party keyboards|
|V3.0||Mar 1, 2016||Mar 20, 2016||Mar 22, 2016||Mar 30, 2016||Use Touch ID to access saved logins, Autocomplete and Predictive URLs, Access top sites in your country from home tiles|
|V4.0||Apr 5, 2016||May 1, 2016||May 3, 2016||May 11, 2016||Search bookmarks and history in URL bar, Manage certificate errors when visiting secure websites, Quickly open a new tab or private tab or copied URL through iOS's today widget, Print web pages through Airprint printers|
|V5.0||May 17, 2016||June 12, 2016||June 14, 2016||July 27, 2016||Performance Improvement, Battery life savings, Add any website specific search provider to Firefox, Menu in the toolbar for quick access to features, Close All Tabs option and recovery, Synced tabs merged into history icon, Set custom homepage|
|V6.0||Nov 1, 2016||Nov 1 - Nov 29, 2016||Jan 6, 2017||Jan 17, 2017||Automatically open web links in Firefox from mail apps, Set default mail app with Firefox|
|V7.0||Feb 17, 2017||Feb 20 - Mar 31, 2017||Mar 31, 2017||Apr 3, 2017||Top Tabs, Swift 3.0|
|V8.0||June 16, 2017||June 16 - July 14, 2017||July 14, 2017||July 21, 2017||Activity Stream, Push, LeanPlum|
|V9.0||Aug 11, 2017||Aug 11 - Sept 8, 2017||Sept 8, 2017||Sept 21, 2017||Tracking Protection, Telemetry, Paper cuts/Stability,Bi-directional Bookmarks?|
|V10.0||Oct 6, 2017||Oct 12 - Nov 2, 2017||Nov 3, 2017||Nov 10, 2017||Pocket integration, Photon, New Onboarding, Paper cuts/Stability|
|V11.0||Mar 15, 2018||Feb 22 - Mar 21, 2018||Mar 22, 2018||Apr 12, 2018||Improved Tracking Protection, iPad specific improvements in navigation, drag & drop, keyboard support, Choose What To Sync|
|V12.0||May 10, 2018||May 10 - May 31, 2018||May 31, 2018||June 12, 2018||Update Share Sheet (Share and Action extensions), Add Sync to the Application Menu, iPad experiments (video content and better handling of files)|
|V13.0||June 18, 2018||June 18 - Aug 2, 2018||Aug 2, 2018||Aug 23, 2018||Dark Theme, Better Tabs Tray, UX Improvements|
|V14.0||Aug 28, 2018||Aug 28 - Sept 20, 2018||Oct 22, 2018||Oct 23, 2018||Dark Theme, UX and Performance improvements|
|V15.0||Oct 31, 2018||Nov 22 - Jan 20, 2019||Feb 9, 2019||Feb 10, 2019||Translate feature, Improved Menu, New tBa settings|
|V16.0||Jan 2, 2019||Jan 2 - April 9, 2019||April 15, 2019||April 16, 2019||Search bar improvements, Adding search shortcuts, Show open tabs when searching|
|V17.0||May 3, 2019||April 2 - May 2, 2019||May 21, 2019||May 28, 2019||a shorter release cycle to help align 18 with desktop launch dates|
|V18.0||June 14, 2019||May 14 - June 13, 2019||July 2, 2019||July 9, 2019||Improve Bookmarks Management, Updated Tabs Tray|