iOS 16 Starts Rolling Out Today: Check Out Its Top Features Here…
In the month of June 2022, apple announced their latest software interface iOS 16, at the WWDC22 — and since then it has been going through various testing and development phases. iOS 16 allows users to further personalise their lock-screens, moreover significant changes are made to iMessages with improved security amongst the new features.
What are the top features of iOS 16?
Users can now create their own personalised lock screens as apple provides with a variety of new and exciting wallpapers that interact with home and lock screen differently. They can also create their own lock screens with different backdrops by simply holding down on the display and swiping between wallpapers, — a feature apple introduced with the apple watch. Apple finally allows its users to edit or un-send ‘recently sent messages‘ on iMessages, a long awaited feature for ardent iMessage users—BUT— one has to edit the text within 15 minutes, and the unsend messages within two minutes.
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Connect focus mode with lockscreen
Under focus mode in iOS 16 the users may now precisely select which contact or application they wish to receive notifications from. The Focus mode can also be connected with the lock screen, to alter the feel of the device. Iphone users can switch from work focus to personal focus with a simple swipe that will completely revamp the interface.
Notifications will now appear at the lock screen’s bottom:
Unlike before the iPhone notifications will now roll from the bottom of the display. Users can access notifications by swiping up from the bottom of the screen. Notifications will be stacked until expanded in list view by a single tap.
How about more safety?
Anther exciting feature of iOS 16 is passkeys. It is an end-to-end encrypted sign in method as they sync across all other apple devices with the same apple id. iOS 16 also brings a lockdown mode to protect iPhones against softwares like pegasus.
Watch: How to update to iOS 16, tips and trick to properly install iOS 16 on your iPhone?
Go to ‘Setting’ — click on ‘General’ from the drop down menu. Press ‘Software Update‘. If it shows iOS 16 available then click on ‘INSTALL‘. The OS gets ready to be downloaded and beginning to install. Please do make sure that there is sufficient battery charge and data back up in-place.