Recently, there have been reports of the iPhone 4S having cellular performance issues after updating to the new iOS 6.1 update. Vodafone even suggested its customers not to upgrade to iOS 6.1 if they have an iPhone 4S.
Apple has now released another update specifically for the iPhone 4S. The iOS 6.1.1 update release notes state that it provides updates to the cellular performance and reliability of the device.
The 23MB update is now available for download on the 4S. Other iOS device users do not need to download.