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Top 10 Features You Might Not Know in iOS 12

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As per Apple’s announcement made at the WWDC 2018 Keynote, a lot of huge modifications including the latest features and improvements are expected in iPad and iPhone with iOS 12, good news for iPhone users, isn’t it? So with the brilliant performance and stability enhancement, iOS 11 issues are definitely going to be resolved by iOS 12.

Apart from its amazing performance upgrades plus the error fixes, its brilliant features will amaze the users. Aren’t aware of the latest features upgrade by iOS 12? So here we’ve come up with the top 10 features you can spot in iOS 12. Read on:

1. Siri Shortcuts

Siri Shortcuts has proven to be the effective way to computerize tasks on your iOS handsets. The Siri could interrelate with several Android applications. Plus, the custom commands are specially designed to enable the voice assistance to operate the spoken jobs.

Apple Siri Shortcut

On the WWDC 2018 platform, the example of the working of Siri was shown in which the individual commanded Siri to assist in searching for the lost key, that Siri took it as an order to open the Tile application and ring a Tile tracker connected with the keyring. This automation is far-fetched and of course, the most excellent addition to iOS 12.

2. ARKit 2

Apple ARKit

Now, your game experiences are undeniably going to be far better than the previous experiences you had on your iPhone and Apple devices, good news for iOS users. Apart from boosting up the methods, games could be played, this new feature enables several players to share their similar AR face across diverse devices. Apple has also shown the ‘Measure tool’ that would utilize the sensors of iPad and iPhone devices to capture the exact measurements of the real-world entities.

3. Phone behavior tracking

In recent times, we’ve been spending a lot of our precious hours on our smartphone gadgets. Be it an iPhone mobile or an Android device, managing your time by limiting the use of mobile is just like a hard nut to crack. But now iOS 12 has come up with the new and a wonderful edition of ‘phone behavior tracking’ that would aid the users to ascertain the time they spent on their devices regularly and which particular app consumes most of their time.

So using this feature, you can set time limits so that you won’t actually be spending all your time on Facebook when you should also use other tongue tracking features.

4. Don’t disturb at Bedtime

Do Not Disturb

In order to help you manage your iPhone-using time limits, Apple is going to launch the latest ‘do not disturb option’. Apart from getting rid of the notifications from producing the noise, the users are also entitled to put off the notifications from messing up your device’s screen. This way, if you ever desire to have a quick glance at your device while the ‘do not disturb’ mode of your phone is turned on, you won’t be receiving the bundle of notifications to be checked.

5. Easier photo sharing

Apple has made the images sharing process much easier. Besides, making it effortless to look for one picture out of thousands of images in your device, iOS 12 have made photo-sharing smarter and easier. when a particular photo of your device spots your friends or other relatives in a picture, it automatically enables an option of sharing it with them. Coming to the safety, the photos can be shared via iMessage and the entire chat would be encrypted to prevent the access of the third party.

6. Group FaceTime

Group Face Time

Are you tired of having the video chats with your relatives all of them getting squashed on one camera? This new feature introduced in iOS 12 i.e., Group Facetime aid you overcome the issues faced via video calls by providing support for more than 30 concurrent individuals. Group FaceTime also enables filters for every individual’s video stream and so it animatedly alter the concentration to show who in the application is speaking.

7. Messages, Animoji, and Memoji

Apple AnimojiAs per the recent sources, the latest Animojis are inserted in the Emoji’s catalog of iOS 12. This new addition comprises Koala, tiger, Ghost, and T Rex. Apart from this, the latest Emoji features in iOS 12 would help the people in developing their very own Animojis that either appear like themselves or any other person. What’s more? the message application in iOS 12 is also upgraded with some new features. For instance, the video stickers and Snapchat-like filters, the live Memoji and Animoji that can even be joint with diverse effects in the Message application.

8. Sustained support for the legacy devices

Though if this is considered to be a feature or not is still a major controversial topic yet iOS 12’s assistance for the previous devices is perhaps a huge outlook of this operating system. As per the reports, iOS 12 can be operated on the iPad mini 2 and superior, iPhone 5S and Superior, the iPod touch 6th generation, and iPad Air and superior. So if you’re having the older devices of iOS, no need to worry now as the latest edition in iOS 12 will also be supported in the older versions.

9. Grouped notifications

This feature is one of the most awaited aspects of iOS. Though iOS users could install the top-most applications and games yet all of these can fill up the device with a lot of notifications that turn out to be a great hindrance to sort through. Besides that, the Android users aren’t required to get through these notifications in their latest version of the operating system, for instance, Android 8.0 Oreo. However, with the latest edition in iOS 12, the Apple users tend to spot the notifications set by the app that further makes it easy to manage.

10. Browser upgrades

There are also the latest updates made to the iPhone browser using which the individuals would get easy access to their most-used sources. You may also spot the sidebar in the news application that eases your search.


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