Apple unveiled iOS 16 in a press release on June 6, promising more personalisation, sharing, communication, and an improved user experience overall.
Highlights of iOS 16
- Enhance Your Lock Screen’s Look
- Schedule your mail and recall sent messages.
- Live Text and Visual Lookup Features
- Connection and focus setup are simple
- In the iCloud Shared Photo Library, store your memories.
- Deep Interaction with CarPlay
Enhance Your Lock Screen’s Look
A layering effect that artistically positions photo subjects in front of the time on the Lock Screen is new in iOS 16.The new widgets provide quick access to information such as weather, battery life, activity ring progress, calendar events, alarms, time zones, etc.
Schedule your mail and recall sent messages.
Thanks to the new iOS 16, you may now modify, recall, recover recent messages, and mark chats as unread.You may now enjoy synchronised material like songs and movies thanks to SharePlay. All of it is possible while conversing via Messages.
With regard to email, you can now plan emails and have a window of time before delivery to change your mind.
Live Text and Visual Lookup Features
You wish to read words on an image. You can do it using the Live Text. Using the intelligence included into iOS devices, it can detect text in photos. Text can be translated, money can be converted, and much more!By touching and holding on a picture’s topic, users of Visual Look Up can now remove an image from its background. If necessary, they can even add it to apps like Messages.
Connection and focus setup are simple
With iOS 16, the focus feature on iPhones has improved even further to help you focus on a task without being distracted.
Now, the Lock Screen can be connected to the Focus and set effortlessly. It provides a means of connecting widgets and the lock screen background to a certain Focus.
Users must swipe to the relevant Lock Screen to activate. Apps like Calendar, Messages, Mail, and Safari can employ filters to display only content that is pertinent to the user’s Focus.
Families can exchange images through the iCloud Shared Photo Library using a different iCloud library. Up to six people may interact, contribute, and enjoy the library.
Users have the option of sharing already-existing photographs from their libraries, starting dates, or individuals in the photos.
Deep Interaction with CarPlay
Now that CarPlay is tightly integrated with a car’s technology, consumers will be able to utilise it to directly control the radio or adjust the climate.
CarPlay will also display the speed, temperature, fuel level, and other information on the instrument panel in a seamless manner using the vehicle’s data.
More about iOS 16
In addition to the features listed above, iOS 16 will have “Shared Tab Groups” in Safari that will make it simple to share a group of websites with your friends.Along with that, Apple Maps, Dictation, Family Sharing, Siri, etc. will all get updates and new capabilities.
For more information on all the amazing features and improvements, visit the Apple website.