At the WWDC 2017, Apple has announced the iOS 11. Along with the iPhone 7s, iPhone 7s Plus, and iPhone 8 in September, while this iteration of iOS will have released, the iOS 11 beta 7 has rolled out to the developers now.
The operating system of the beta 7 version has rolled out, the public release of the same is not too far away. The stable text of the update will have released for the iOS users in September as mentioned above.
Many new features have for the iOS 11 and updates to the iPhones and iPads over its predecessor – the iOS10. Many subtle design changes have brought by the iOS 11. With the bolder fonts and darker lines, the in built apps have refined.
Also with the round buttons without borders and darker fonts, some apps such as Calculator and Phone have a redesigned look. As in iOS 10, a few other apps such as Calendar and Reminders retain the same design. Significant updates have got to the control centre, lock screen, messages etc., and we will detail each one below.
All new features of iOS 11 beta 7:
You can customise the Control Center with iOS 11 that has received a major redesign. With new bubble style icons, the Control Center has brought back the consolidated look. For volume, brightness, Do Not Disturb mode, rotations lock, flash light, AirPlay Mirroring, Camera, Calculator, etc. there are other controls.
To unlock more commands, it is also possible to use the 3D Touch in control Center.
Apple has notifications centre into one in the iOS 11 and has merged the Lock Screen. Swipe to the access the notifications when you do a downward, the lock screen will come down with the missed notifications displayed on it.
On a second swipe, the notifications those you have already seen in the middle of the screen. From the middle, an upward swipe of the display will take you to the Home Screen.
On any screen, the new Dock on iPad can have seen. You can open any app from the Dock instantly with a single swipe. With the apps, it is possible to customise the Dock that you use frequently.
To change as you work, the Dock is smart enough with app suggestions based on the ones those you have opened recently and the ones you have used on any other Apple device. At the right of the Dock, the app suggestions will have displayed.
To Siri, each iteration of iOS will bring about improvements. In this aspect, the iOS 11 is no stranger. Apple made the Siri greater and smarter With on device learning, so that the personal assistant can understand your preferences and learn about your interests so that it can anticipate what you need in a better way.
From iOS and Mac devices, Siri uses the synced information to improve your user’s experience. Siri gets faster by the cross device syncing and smarter, and there is the end to end encryption as well to secure the data on your devices.
On your iOS device, the App Switcher on iOS 11 makes it easier to multitask. You can open a second app with the Dock and use both the apps at the same time. By dragging the same in slide over you can use the second app at the left and use both in Split view.
With the iOS 11, the Apple Pencil for iPad will have made more robust and will get a more natural feel than before. For all types of tasks, the Apple Pencil can have used such as taking notes, being creative, etc.
You can make up a PDF for the following user and take a screenshot faster and easier with the Instant Markup feature. On the Lock Screen, the Apple Pencil can have used to start taking notes, and the same will have saved in the Notes app.
To draw or jot down important notes, it is possible. Also, in notes, you can search the handwritten words. You can add in line drawings in Mail with the Apple Pencil.
Drag and Drop:
Drag and Drop got the iPad that lets you move content such as text, photos, and files between two apps. To drag and drop content anywhere on the screen the large multi touch display of iPad makes it bliss.
Apple cloud is not included in the iOS 11 version as it is part of the Files app. On Mac, the file is similar to the Finder app. On iPhone or iPad, Files will contain the content stored, icloud and other cloud services such as One Drive, Google Drive, Dropbox, etc.
It offers quick access to the content stored on any iOS device and well organised. Also, you can search and can view the recent files.
On the iPhone, the camera app has taken to another level with the new iOS 11 platform. The camera can give more interesting photos, more natural skin tones, and filters that will give an excellent output.
Next generation compression technology has used by the camera that lets you click photos with the same quality as earlier at half the size.
Automatically in the Notes app, the new Document Scanner sense and scan a document, crop the edges of the same and remove any glare or tilt. To fill the blanks, you can edit the same or sign it with the Apple Pencil. Easy to share or save the scanned document.
At your home, the AirPlay 2 lets you control your home audio system and speakers. In any room with this feature, you can play a song.
On iOS 11, the improved Messages app makes it easier as it lets you share stickers, emojis and games with your friends by just swiping across the redesigned app drawer.
Quick Type Keyboard:
Just touch and hold the emoji key that the Quick Type Keyboard on iOS 11 will help you and choose one handed typing so that the keys will instantly move closer to whatever your thumb is on the screen. It is easier this way to type on your iPhone with one hand.
The peer-to-peer payment service, Apple Pay will let you send and receive money. To the feature, you can connect a debit card or credit card. With iOS 11 you can send money even in messages via standard fingerprint authentication.
In a new Cash, Vard found on Apple Pay wallet; the received funds will have available. To make purchases via Apple Pay, this card can have used.
New Apple Store:
In the iOS 11, the Apple Store has redesigned so that you can discover new apps and games. From the experts, lists of app types of apps, a dedicated Games tab, etc., you can see daily stories. To the Apple Store, this is the biggest update brought.
Your friends can help you find new songs and artists with the new Apple Music. Your profile has created by you on Apple Music where you will have able to see playlists those have shared by your friends as albums. You can have to know what they are listening to often.
For the developers, Apple has come up with a new ARKit API. By using the sensors and camera in the iPhone, this is designed to let the developers create high quality augmented reality apps.
An iOS device can identify a surface such as a table and virtual objects can have added to the same with ARKit. The AR capabilities of the ARKit impressive has made by the computing power of the iPhone and pads.
All over the world, in the iOS 11, your travel smoother makes plans as you can see detailed maps of major shopping.
ios 11 will make the process of setting up the device easy when you buy a new iPad or iPhone with the Automatic Setup feature. The icloud keychain passwords and inclinations to your new device automatically this feature transfers personal settings.