Most everyone that I know owns an iPhone or at least some type of Apple product. Whether it’s an iPhone, iPad or Apple book, they are extraordinary electronics that we rely on every day to function. It has been announced that the new iOS update will be released this fall and has some cool features!
- iOS 12 is compatible with the iPhone 5s. This phone came out in 2013! This is proof that if you want continued, timely software updates for your phone, you should buy an iPhone.
- iOS 12 is designed to make your iPhone and iPad experience even faster, more responsive and more delightful.
- Speed- Whether it’s an iPhone or iPad, iOS has been enhanced for a faster and more responsive experience all around.
– 70% faster swipe to camera
– 50% faster keyboard display
– Up to 2X faster app launch under heavy workload
- Facetime- You can now facetime with up to 32 people at once. The tile of the person talking will get larger automatically. You will never lose track of a conversation.
- Memoji- Everyone loves the Bitmoji app! Now you can customize an Animoji to match your personality and look like you!
- New Animoji’s are available to customize your messages. They will now include the Koala, Tiger, Ghost and T-Rex.
- Camera Effects- You can now add even more personality to your messages! Right from the in-app camera, you can quickly create and share a photo or video with Animoji, Memoji, cool filters, animated text effects, fun stickers and more.
- Notifications- They can get to be a lot. iOS 12 gives you new ways to reduce interruptions throughout your day. You can now manage your notifications in real time from the lock screen. Siri can also make intelligent suggestions based off of the apps you use the most!
- Do Not Disturb- Now you can turn on Do not Disturb if you are in a meeting or while you are at a specific location. It will automatically turn off when your event ends. No more interruptions!
- Photos – The new for you tab shows your moments from your photo library, and suggests sharing photos with the people that are in them. You can also now search specific photos in your library by typing the specific place or a keyword.
Why should you care? Software updates are crucial to prolonging the life of your phone. If the phone has the right hardware, the features will be available for you to use. We all want our phones to last longer, don’t we? These things are not cheap!