For many of us iPhones have become indispensable and the new iPhone operating system iOS 15 is packed with features that adapt and compliment the iOS experience with the way we use iPhone, whether it's to stay in touch with those we care about most or find A space to focus without being distracted or using intelligence to discover the information we need or even explore the world around us, and for this we will review with you the latest features that the new system provides for iPhone users.
◉ SharePlay feature: It allows you to share many things with the other party and is a new way to have a great experience with family and friends no matter the distance.
◉ Watching or listening together: With iOS 15, you will be able to broadcast movies and programs with friends during a FaceTime call, as the feature automatically adjusts the volume and plays the video for both parties at the same time, so you can watch your favorite videos you and your friends or family and continue talking without any A problem, and the same is the case with the feature of listening together, where you will be able to share your favorite songs with the other party, add a shared queue and simultaneous playback, and all this also during the video call on FaceTime.
◉ Screen sharing: Allows you to share your screen with the other party on FaceTime and through it you can bring web pages, applications, images, etc. to the call and share them with others with ease.
◉ Spatial soundApple has added a spatial or ambient sound feature to FaceTime, and now the sounds will spread depending on the position of your friends on the screen, helping conversations flow naturally.
◉ Grid view: With the Grid View feature on FaceTime, you will be able to see people in squares of the same size, and the current speaker is highlighted so it's easy for you to see who's speaking, and the feature lets you see up to six faces at a time.
◉ portrait modeInspired by the Portrait mode in the Camera app, this mode in FaceTime blurs the background and makes all the focus only on you.
◉ Sound insulation: Focusing on your voice is done by machine learning and identifying and isolating ambient noise, so your conversation will never be interrupted by any outside sound again.
◉ broad spectrum: Unlike the sound isolation feature, this mode brings you all the sounds around you and the noise for a FaceTime call and the feature is useful if you want your friend to hear everything that's going on where you are.
◉ Facetime link: You can now send a link to friends and family to connect on FaceTime even if they are using Windows or Android, and the call will be encrypted and secure like any other FaceTime call.
◉ Mute and Zoom: Alerts you if you're talking on a call while the audio is muted, and the zoom feature helps you control the background in order to focus on important things during a FaceTime call.
The Messages application includes new features with the iOS 15 operating system, where it is possible to share links, images and applications with others, and when the other party sends a news, song, or website, you will find it in the same application and you can reply directly from the application itself without having to return to messages.
Also, you can choose your emoji's clothes and express yourself and your style with new stickers in multiple colors and shapes and there are photo collections that now appear in messages as collages that can be scrolled, viewed quickly, and even saved to the photo library with just a few clicks.
Focus helps you stay in the moment when you need to focus or stay away from whatever distracts you Choose a focus that only allows the notifications you want Get work done while you're in the area or enjoy a distraction-free dinner Choose from a list of suggested focus options or Create your own options, and when you use Focus, your status will automatically display in the Messages app so friends know you're busy or can't chat with them at the moment, and your status on all other devices is automatically set.
With iOS 15, notifications get a new, modern look with photos of people's contacts and larger app icons. Here are the main new features:
◉ Notification Summary: Get a handy summary of your notifications delivered daily, morning and evening or scheduled at a time of your choosing. Your Notifications Summary is a place for all your notifications to get a summary of them on your iPhone screen.
◉ Mute Notifications: You can mute any app or thread temporarily, for the next hour, or for the whole day.
◉ Mute suggestions: If a thread is active and you don't interact with it for any reason, you will receive a suggestion to mute it.
◉ Contacts Notifications: Notifications from people via your communication apps now feature contact photos for easy identification.
◉ IMPORTANT NOTIFICATIONS: Important notifications from apps are always delivered instantly, so you'll never miss timely alerts like a fraud alert, a car park or a reminder to pick up your kids.
The Maps app comes with new details and great features, including:
◉Interactive Globe: Discover the natural beauty of Earth through a rich and interactive XNUMXD sphere, including greatly enhanced detail of mountain ranges, deserts, forests and oceans.
◉NEW CITIES IN DETAIL: Explore cities like San Francisco, Los Angeles, New York, and London in unprecedented detail of elevation, roads, trees, buildings, and landmarks.
◉ New Driving Features: All-new Driving Map helps you see traffic, accidents, and other details that affect your driving at a glance, see amazing road details such as turning lanes, bikes, buses, taxis, cross lanes and when you approach a complex intersection, Maps transforms into a XNUMXD view Dimensions are at road level to help you find your way around easily.
◉ Walking Directions: Get what you want with step-by-step directions illustrated in augmented reality.
◉ Redesigned Transit: The transit map has been redesigned for the new city experience and now shows the main bus routes, while riding public transit, and the new user interface makes it easier to see and interact with your route with one hand. And when you get close to your stop, the app informs you that it's time to get off.
◉ Enhanced search: When searching for places like restaurants, you can filter the search results by type of food or whether they serve fast food, or you can choose to see only the places that are open at the moment, and when you move the map while searching, the Maps application automatically updates the search results.
The new tab bar maximizes your screen space and stays out of the way as you scroll and explore Easily accessible at the bottom, so you can navigate between tabs with just your thumb Save and organize your tabs the way you want and switch Between them is easy, and your tab groups sync across devices so you can access your tabs from anywhere.
◉ Voice Search: You can search for anything on the web through voice commands.
◉ Extensions You can now install Safari extensions on your iPhone, and similar to Macs, you can choose when to activate the extensions on your device.
You can now add your driver's license or ID to the Wallet app for use when traveling and in the future at retailers and elsewhere, and your iPhone can now unlock your home, garage, hotel room and even your workplace.
Text is now fully interactive in all your photos, so you can use functions like copy, paste, search and translate, Live Text works in photos, screenshot, Safari, and in live previews using the camera, and there's a visual search when you swipe up or press the info button on any photo to highlight Recognized objects and scenes.
Great features don't have to come at the expense of your privacy, which is why iOS 15 provides greater visibility into how apps access your data, protects you from unwanted data collection, and gives you more control over what you choose to share.
There is also an app privacy report through which you will learn how apps use the permissions you have given them and the third parties you connect with.
Furthermore, Apple said that voice commands stored in Siri will not leave your iPhone, and for the Safari browser and the Mail app, your IP address will be hidden and there is a mail masking feature by generating random emails to be used for certain things such as when filling out a form On the web or subscribe to an e-mail.
Finally, iOS 15 will support iPhones from iPhone 6s and higher just like the previous operating system, and a public version of the new system is scheduled to be available to iPhone users next month.