Surprising Features of iOS 12
Okay, so Apple users, you are very soon going to be part of the iOS 12 update. As we have expected in WWDC 2018, Apple has introduced iOS 12 in front of the world. This new iOS isn’t yet available for the users, but soon it’s going to be available on all the Apple devices to download. But, if you are dying to know the features of iOS 12, then we have organized little preview session for our readers.
As per software VP Craig Federighi, “For iOS 12, we are doubling down on performance. “But, the actual iOS 12 is going to be very useful and interesting for the iPhone and iPad users. Users can expect new changes and improvements in the iOS 12 such as Screen Time, Memoji, Group FaceTime, and grouped notifications are few names. Because people, the real picture is going to be very large and interesting. So, let’s take a look at the latest iOS update.
Performance Is A King
Apple has focused on improving the performance and speed of their devices. Especially, for the older versions of iPhone, iOS 12 has some performance related gifts. As the Apple insiders reveal that when iOS 12 is tested on the iPhone 6, then few shocking performance data statistics have been recorded. They said that the app launch speed has increased by 40%, system keyboard launches 50% faster and camera opens 70% quicker.
Well, that quite impresses performance upgrade for the older Apple devices. Moreover, Apple is focusing on the time of performance during the heavy pressure. So, in iOS 12, you will experience the impeccable speed and improvement in the runtime.
Like, Google Apple is planning to introduce screen time in their features. Where it will break down the amount of time spent by you on a particular app according to the category wise. This data will be renewed every week. This way you can set time limit to use the particular app and when your time limits exceed, then iOS will inform you. You can either increase the time or can off the app. This tool is going to be very beneficial for the parents. Moreover, iOS 12 will have a data control panel where parents can monitor the data utilization of their kids.
This has been in Apple checklist for a very long time and finally, in iOS 12, we will see grouped notifications. So, now instead of a long trail of notifications on your lock screen, you will see the grouped notifications of the same app together. Now, no need to see a long list of Instagram or Facebook notifications on your lock screen. In iOS 12, you can even set “Quiet” notifications that will show up in Notification Center, but not on your lock screen.
The roster of Animoji characters that first debuted with the iPhone X is expanding again with a ghost, koala, tiger, and tyrannosaurus rex. In iOS 12, animoji is going to be cooler where it can detect when stick tongue out and repeat the action.
Now, with iOS 12, you can create your own emoji avatar. You can customize your hairstyle, skin tone, appearance and can add numerous other facial features to create your memoji. This is going to be something between Bitmoji and Nintendo’s Mii characters. Samsung has earlier introduced something similar in Galaxy 9, but Apple has taken it a bit further.
This has been demanded by Apple users for a very long time. So, now with iOS 12, more than 32 people can interact together. The group FaceTime is going to be very helpful for business conferences and group discussions.
Better Augment Reality
Apple has been working with Pixar on a new file format specifically designed for augmented reality applications. Apple has collaborated with numerous different companies to improve augment reality apps such as Adobe, Autodesk, and Sketchfab.
IOS 12 has numerous other surprises for us also like measure map, ARKIT 2, automatic photo search, more SIRI, shortcuts app etc. So, in short, just like it’s predecessors iOS 12 going to change everything.