The new version of iOS will allow users to activate COVID-19 exposure notifications without the need to download an app.
Update: iOS 13.7 is available public. Initially, the new version seemed to be available to all users.
Apple released iOS 13.7, focusing on expanding the COVID-19 exposure notification API.
According to Apple, this update will allow users to enable COVID-19 exposure notifications without the need to download a local public health authority app .
iOS 13.7 allows you to join the COVID-19 exposure notification system without the need to download an app. The availability of the system depends on the support of the local public health authority. For more information, visit covid19.apple.com/contacttracing . This version also includes other bug fixes for your iPhone.
iOS 13.7 is now available for all. Apple also released iPadOS 13.7 which (in addition to the new exposure notifications) includes bug fixes and performance improvements.