reports say that iOS 7.1.1 is now visible in web analytics tools, which means Apple has started testing the firmware with more employees before its official release. This is because devices running upcoming builds usually appear in these tools around Apple’s campus. There it is certain that Apple is testing the update internally.
Here’s an image of web analytics showing the traffic increase from devices running iOS 7.1.1
Apple should be putting iOS 7.1.1 betas in its developer portal for early downloading, but it could be hitting your devices soon over the air. iOS will then automatically download once your devices are connected to WiFi. But if you want to skip and iOS OTA update, you can delete the installer by heading to Settings – General – Usage.
We will keep you updated.