Runway will set your default release method and phased release setting on every new release. You can still manually change these options for a specific release.
Manually release updates — Choose this release method if you plan to release manually via Runway or App Store Connect, or if you're using Runway's automated release feature.
Automatically release updates — App Store Connect will release your app update as soon as it's approved.
Phased release — App Store Connect will release your app update over a 7-day period, as follows:
Day 1 – 1 percent
Day 2 – 2 percent
Day 3 – 5 percent
Day 4 – 10 percent
Day 5 – 20 percent
Day 6 – 50 percent
Day 7 – 100 percent
Play Store release defaults
Runway will use this release setting for each new release. You can manually change the release method for any particular release.
Don't stage — Releases update to all users immediately
Staged rollout to a percentage of users — Choose a percentage of users that will receive the update
Staged rollout with percent increasing over multiple days — Runway will automatically increase the percentage of users that receive the app update over a period of time, according to your custom settings