Summary offers up an overview of your health, aggregating data from a number of sources including linked medical records, movement data from Apple Watch, heart rate data from Apple Watch, sleep information from a linked sleep tracker, exercise minutes, and more. Times have changed and the cellular connection is probably faster than a lot of wifi networks. You can allow apps to access your location one time only, and Apple will provide more notice when apps are using your location in the background. Apps available on the App Store will become up to 50 percent smaller, thanks to newer packaging. You can choose to share your profile photo with everyone, your contacts, or not at all.
Look Around is limited to areas where a car can go because it's using data captured from a 360-degree camera on a vehicle. That means you can't zoom into areas like parks or beaches, for example, but you can see what's visible from the street. In the Camera app, you can make Portrait Lighting adjustments, moving the light closer or further away depending on the look you're going for. Photo editing tools in the Photos app have been revamped to make it easier than ever to edit your images. There's no longer a need to choose a number to use with iMessage - both will work.
You can also set limits for who contacts you during Downtime, which is great. You can choose either option, or have Dark Mode come on at sunset or on a custom schedule. It can be turned on manually via the Control Center. Tapping on your profile picture at the top of the Health app now opens up a personal profile, new to Health. Apple says that when you type longer, more descriptive sentences in the Reminders app, it will automatically understand and provide relevant suggestions to you. New keyboard shortcuts let you do more from an attached keyboard and there's a built-in document scanning feature that takes advantage of the camera.
It's now a waveform rather than a microphone icon. You can also tag someone in one of your reminders to get a reminder about a specific task when chatting with them the next time. Sign In with Apple works like Google, Twitter, and Facebook sign-in options, but with an important distinction - Apple does not track or profile you when you use the feature. Font Management Custom fonts can be installed on iPhone and iPad for the first time, so custom fonts can be used within apps. There's also a new High-Key Mono lighting effect for creating monochromatic looks.
Look Around offers up a street-level view of what's around you or what you search for in the Maps app. Other new features include multicolored flags for flagging email messages, an improved photo selector that doesn't cover up the screen when you're adding an image, and an updated auto complete feature that lists email address choices under each sender when adding a recipient to an email. A new HomeKit Secure Video feature offers on-device video analysis, sending an encrypted stream to iCloud, so you can be sure that no one is spying on your in-home security cameras. When apps share data using Bluetooth or WiFi in the background, you will get a notification and can go into the settings to turn off access. Step 4: Select the device, and the update will be downloaded in a few minutes according to the size of the update and the speed of your internet connection If you have more than one Apple devices registered to your account then you may be asked to choose the device for which you want to download the update. This is a great step up from the limitation, especially for Indian mobile users who have been enjoying virtually unlimited 4G data packs since the past few years.
Intensity is also applied on a numerical basis so you can see exactly what your settings are at. Apple added new gestures for cut, copy, and paste. You can reply using Siri, giving you a way to respond to messages without interrupting what you're doing. This new update is very important for old iPhones and iPads. In the meanwhile sit back, relax and wait for the device to download the upgrade.
The main Home app interface hasn't changed, but Apple has introduced updated control options for HomeKit devices. You can also adjust the intensity of the Auto Enhance feature applied with the magic wand using a new slider. Profile photos can be an image, a monogram, or an Animoji character. This too was previously limited to devices with 3D Touch. Pinch up with three fingers to copy, pinch up with fingers two times to cut, and pinch down with three fingers to paste. All of these options filter out clutter, such as screenshots, photos of receipts, and duplicate images, so you can see your most significant moments without the cruft.
According to Apple, the iPhone learns from your daily charging routine and waits to finish charging past 80 percent until just before you need to use it, which is meant to cut down on battery aging. Available controls vary by device, but in general, the change makes options you check or use frequently such as various light colors easier to access. There are also filters you can apply along with tools for cropping and rotating video for the first time. However, we all know how things have drastically changed in this side of the world in terms of mobile data rates. Other Major New Features Text Editing Apple made several improvements to text editing on both the iPhone and the iPad, making it easier than ever to write and edit documents.