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Information about iOS 13 updates

iOS 13 brings a completely new look to the iPhone with Dark Mode, offers new ways to browse and edit photos, as well as an innovative method that lets you log into apps and websites privately with a tap. iOS 13 is faster and more responsive, and has system-wide optimizations that improve app launching, reduce app download size, and speed up Face ID.

For more information about the security aspects of Apple software updates, visit https://support.apple.com/en-us/HT201222

iOS 13.7

 

With iOS 13.7, you can register with the COVID-19 encounter notification system without downloading an app. System availability depends on support from your local health authorities. This version also contains other bug fixes for your iPhone.

Some features may not be available in all regions or on all Apple devices. For more information on the security aspects of Apple software updates, visit: https://support.apple.com/en-us/HT201222


iOS 13.6.1

 

iOS 13.6.1 contains bug fixes for your iPhone.

  • Fixed an issue where unnecessary system data files were not automatically deleted when the available space becomes low
  • Fixed a temperature control issue that could cause some displays to turn green
  • Fixed an issue where encounter notifications could be turned off for some users

Some features may not be available in all regions or on all Apple devices. For more information on the security aspects of Apple software updates, visit: https://support.apple.com/en-us/HT201222


iOS 13.6

 

With iOS 13.6 you get support for digital car keys and a new symptom category in the "Health" app. This version also contains bug fixes and improvements.

 

Digital car keys

  • Unlock, lock and start compatible vehicles with your iPhone
  • Safely remove digital car keys from lost devices via iCloud
  • Easily share digital keys via iMessage
  • Driver-specific profiles for the configuration of shared keys for full access or restricted driving
  • Power reserve to unlock and start your vehicle for up to five hours after the iPhone runs out of power

 

Health

  • New category for symptoms in the Health app, including symptoms logged by Cycle Log and EKG
  • Ability to log and share symptoms such as fever, chills, sore throat and cough using third party apps

 

This update also contains bug fixes and other improvements.

  • A new setting enables automatic downloads to the device when there is a WiFi connection
  • Fixed an issue where apps might stop responding when syncing data with iCloud Drive
  • Fixed an issue where data roaming appeared to be disabled on the eSIM even though it remained active
  • Fixed an issue that resulted in calls from Saskatchewan, Canada appearing to be made in the United States
  • Fixed an issue where audio could be interrupted when making calls as Wi-Fi calls
  • Fixed an issue that resulted in some iPhone 6S and iPhone SE devices not registering for Wi-Fi calling
  • Resolves an issue where the software keyboard appears unexpectedly when connecting to certain third-party hardware keyboards
  • Fixed an issue that resulted in Japanese hardware keyboards being incorrectly mapped as US keyboards
  • Fixed stability issues when accessing the Control Center when AssistiveTouch is activated
  • A function for administrators with which the specified domains can be excluded from network traffic if the VPN connections are always switched on

 

Some features may not be available in all countries or regions, or on all Apple devices. For more information on the security aspects of Apple software updates, visit: https://support.apple.com/en-us/HT201222


iOS 13.5.1

 

iOS 13.5.1 contains critical security updates and is recommended for all users.

Some features may not be available in all regions or on all Apple devices. For more information on the security aspects of Apple software updates, visit: https://support.apple.com/en-us/HT201222


iOS 13.5

 

iOS 13.5 speeds up access to the code field on devices with Face ID if a face mask is worn. The Exposure Notification API (API for contact notifications) is provided for COVID-19 contact tracking apps from health authorities. The update also includes an option to control the automatic highlighting of video tiles in FaceTime group calls, as well as bug fixes and other improvements.

Some features may not be available in all regions or on all Apple devices. For more information on the security aspects of Apple software updates, visit: https://support.apple.com/en-us/HT201222


iOS 13.4.1

 

iOS 13.4.1 contains bug fixes for your iPhone.

  • It fixes an issue where devices running iOS 13.4 cannot participate in FaceTime calls with devices running iOS 9.3.6 and older or OS X El Capitan 10.11.6 and older.
  • It fixes a bug in the Settings app where selecting “Bluetooth” from the quick actions menu on the home screen would fail.

 

Some features may not be available in all countries or regions, or on all Apple devices. For more information on the security aspects of Apple software updates, visit: https://support.apple.com/en-us/HT201222


iOS 13.4

 

With iOS 13.4, you'll get new Memoji stickers and iCloud Drive folder sharing in the Files app. This update also contains bug fixes and improvements.

 

Memoji

  • Nine new Memoji stickers including "Smiling Face with Hearts", "Clenched Hands" and "Party Face"

 

Files

  • iCloud Drive folder sharing in the Files app
  • Options to restrict access only to people you've specifically invited or to allow access to anyone who has a link to the folder
  • Access rights to choose who can make changes and upload files or who can only read and download files

 

Mail

  • Always visible controls for deleting, moving, replying or composing a message in the conversation display
  • Replies to encrypted emails are automatically encrypted if S / MIME is configured

 

App Store with Apple Arcade

  • Universal Purchase Support enables once-purchased participating apps to be used on iPhone, iPod touch, iPad, Mac, and Apple TV
  • Recently played arcade games are displayed in the Arcade tab so you can continue playing on iPhone, iPod touch, iPad, Mac and Apple TV
  • List display for "Show all games"

 

CarPlay

  • Support for third-party navigation apps for the CarPlay Dashboard
  • Display of information during a call on the CarPlay dashboard

 

Expanded reality

  • AR overview supports audio playback in USDZ files

 

keyboard

  • Support for input suggestions in Arabic

 

This update also contains bug fixes and improvements. This update:

  • Corrects an issue in the Camera app where the viewfinder might appear as a black screen after launch
  • Resolves an issue where the Photos app appears to be consuming excessive storage space
  • Resolves an issue in Photos that might prevent a picture from being shared with Messages when iMessage is turned off
  • Corrects an issue in Mail where messages may not appear in the correct order
  • Fixes an issue in Mail that could cause the conversation list to display blank lines
  • Solves a problem in which Mail can crash when the "Share" button is tapped in the overview
  • Corrects an issue in Settings that could incorrectly display cellular data as disabled
  • Fixes an issue in Safari where web pages are not displayed inverted when both Dark Mode and Invert - Smart are enabled
  • Resolves an issue where text copied from web content may not be visible when pasted when dark mode is enabled
  • Fixes an issue where the Reminders app may not give new notifications for an overdue, recurring reminder until it's marked as done
  • Resolves an issue where the Reminders app might send notifications for completed reminders
  • Corrects an issue where iCloud Drive appears to be available in Pages, Numbers, and Keynote even without signing in
  • Fixes an issue in Apple Music where music videos may not be streamed in high quality
  • Solves an issue where the CarPlay connection is lost in certain vehicles
  • Corrects a problem in CarPlay where the display in the "Maps" app might briefly disappear from the current area
  • Addresses an issue in the Home app where tapping an activity notification from a security camera could open another recording
  • Resolves an issue where shortcuts may not appear when tapping the Share menu from a screenshot
  • Improves the Burmese keyboard so that punctuation marks are now accessible via numbers and symbols

 

Some features may not be available in all countries or regions, or on all Apple devices. For more information on the security aspects of Apple software updates, visit: https://support.apple.com/en-us/HT201222


iOS 13.3.1

 

iOS 13.3.1 contains bug fixes and improvements. This update:

  • Addresses an issue with communication limits that could allow contacts to be added without entering the screen time code
  • Adds a setting that can be used to control the use of location services by the U1 ultra-wideband chip
  • Corrects an issue that could cause a short delay before editing iPhone 11 or iPhone 11 Pro Deep Fusion photos
  • Solves a problem with Mail that could cause removed images to be loaded despite the "Load removed images" setting being deactivated
  • Addresses an issue where multiple undo dialog boxes could appear in Mail
  • Corrects an issue where FaceTime could use the rear ultra wide angle camera instead of the wide angle camera
  • Resolves an issue where sending push notifications over WiFi could fail
  • Corrects an issue with CarPlay that could result in distorted sound during phone calls on certain vehicles
  • Adds support for Siri Indian English voices for the HomePod

 

For information about the security content of Apple software updates, see: https://support.apple.com/en-us/HT201222


iOS 13.3

 

iOS 13.3 includes improvements, bug fixes, and additional parental controls for Screen Time.

 

Screen time

  • New parental controls with additional communication limits that control who children can contact via FaceTime, Messages or the phone
  • A child contact list that allows guardians to manage the contacts that appear on the child's device

 

"Shares" app

  • Read on using links to similar stories or other stories from the same publication

 

This update also contains bug fixes and other improvements. This update:

  • Allows you to create new clips when trimming videos in Photos
  • Adds support for FIDO2-compatible NFC, USB, and Lightning security keys in Safari
  • Fixes issues in Mail that could prevent new emails from loading
  • Corrects an issue where email cannot be deleted from Gmail accounts
  • Resolves issues where incorrect characters can be displayed in emails for Exchange accounts or sent emails can be duplicated
  • Fixes an issue where the cursor might stop moving after holding down the spacebar
  • Corrects an issue where screenshots may appear blurry after sending them through Messages
  • Resolves an issue where cropping or annotations for screenshots are not saved in Photos
  • Fixes an issue where voice memo recordings cannot be shared with other audio apps
  • Corrects an issue where the Phone app may not be unmarked for missed calls
  • Resolves an issue where the Mobile Data setting is incorrectly displayed as Off
  • Resolves an issue where Dark Mode would not turn off when Invert - Smart is enabled
  • Corrects an issue where some wireless chargers charge unexpectedly slowly

 

For information about the security content of Apple software updates, see: https://support.apple.com/en-us/HT201222


iOS 13.2.3

 

iOS 13.2.3 includes bug fixes and improvements for your iPhone. This update:

  • Fixes an issue where System Search and Searching in Mail, Files, and Notes might not work
  • Fixes an issue where photos, links, and other attachments may not appear in the message details
  • Fixes an issue where apps may not be able to load content in the background
  • Fixes an issue where Mail may not be able to get new email and Exchange accounts don't include and quote the original message

 

For information about the security content of Apple software updates, see: https://support.apple.com/en-us/HT201222


iOS 13.2.2

 

iOS 13.2.2 contains bug fixes and improvements for your iPhone. This update:

  • Corrects an issue that could cause apps to quit unexpectedly while running in the background
  • Fixes an issue that could cause iPhone to temporarily disconnect from cellular service after a call
  • Resolves an issue where cellular data may be temporarily unavailable
  • Corrects an issue in which replies to emails that are S / MIME encrypted are no longer readable between Exchange accounts
  • Addresses an issue that could result in a prompt to authenticate when using the Kerberos SSO service in Safari
  • Resolves an issue where the charging process for accessories powered by Yubikey Lightning could be interrupted

 

You can find information about the security aspects of Apple software updates at: https://support.apple.com/en-us/HT201222


iOS 13.2

 

iOS 13.2 brings the image processing "Deep Fusion" onto the market for the first time, an innovative image processing that works with the A13 Bionic Neural Engine. This allows images with significantly more textures, details and fewer image defects in low lighting on iPhone 11, iPhone 11 Pro and iPhone 11 Pro Max. Other features include updated and additional emojis, announce messages for AirPods, support for AirPods Pro, secure home kit video, HomeKit-compatible routers, and new privacy settings for Siri. This update also contains bug fixes and improvements.

 

camera

  • Deep Fusion for iPhone 11, iPhone 11 Pro, and iPhone 11 Pro Max uses the A13 Bionic Neural Engine. This allows multiple images to be recorded with different exposure and a pixel-by-pixel analysis to be carried out. The highest quality image parts are combined to produce photos with significantly improved textures and details as well as reduced image errors. This is especially true for scenes with medium or poor lighting.
  • The video resolution of the iPhone 11, iPhone 11 Pro and iPhone 11 Pro Max can be changed directly in the "Camera" app.

 

Emoji

  • Over 70 new and updated emojis, e.g. For example, animals, food, activities, new accessibility emojis, gender-neutral emojis, and selectable skin colors for emoji couples.

 

AirPods support

  • Announce Messages option, which allows Siri to read incoming messages to you on the AirPods.
  • AirPods Pro support.

 

"Home" app

  • The "Secure HomeKit Video" function allows you to reliably record, save and display encrypted videos from your security cameras.In addition, people, animals and vehicles can now be recognized.
  • Thanks to HomeKit-compatible routers, you can control exactly how your HomeKit devices communicate over the Internet or in your home.

 

Siri

  • In your privacy settings, you can choose to help improve Siri and dictation by allowing Apple to save audio recordings of your interactions with Siri and dictation.
  • Ability to clear the history of your Siri communications and dictation from Siri settings

 

This update also contains bug fixes and improvements. This update:

  • Fixes a bug that could prevent passwords from being automatically entered in third-party apps.
  • Resolves an issue that could prevent the keyboard from appearing when using the search function.
  • Fixes an issue that prevented swiping to go to the home screen on iPhone X and later.
  • Corrects a bug that caused the Messages app to send a single notification when the Repeat Alerts option is enabled.
  • Addresses an issue where Messages could display a phone number instead of a contact name.
  • Resolves an issue that could cause the Contacts app to open the previously opened contact instead of the contact list.
  • Corrects a bug that could prevent marked annotations from being saved.
  • Resolves an issue that caused saved notes to become temporarily inaccessible.
  • Fixes a bug that could prevent iCloud backup from ending successfully after tapping Back Up Now in Settings.
  • Improves performance when using AssistiveTouch to activate the app switcher.

 

For more information on the security aspects of Apple software updates, visit: https://support.apple.com/en-us/HT201222


iOS 13.1.3

 

iOS 13.1.3 includes bug fixes and improvements for your iPhone. This update:

  • Fixes an issue where a device might stop ringing or vibrating when receiving a call
  • Fixes an issue where invitations to appointments cannot be opened in Mail
  • Resolves an issue where data in the Health app might not display correctly after making adjustments for daylight saving time
  • Fixes an issue where voice memos cannot be loaded after restoring from an iCloud backup
  • Fixes an issue that could prevent apps from loading when restoring from an iCloud backup
  • Resolves an issue where the Apple Watch can no longer be successfully paired
  • Fixes an issue that could prevent notifications from being received on Apple Watch
  • Fixes an issue where certain vehicles can lose Bluetooth connections
  • Improves the reliability of the connection of Bluetooth hearing aids and headsets
  • Improves the launch performance of apps that use Game Center

 

For information about the security content of Apple software updates, see: https://support.apple.com/en-us/HT201222


iOS 13.1.2

 

iOS 13.1.2 includes bug fixes and improvements for your iPhone. This update:

  • Fixes an issue where the status bar continues to appear after a successful iCloud backup
  • Fixes an issue where the camera may not work
  • Fixes an issue where the flashlight might not activate
  • Addresses an issue that could cause display calibration data to be lost
  • Addresses an issue where shortcuts cannot be performed from HomePod
  • Fixes an issue where the Bluetooth connection could be lost on certain vehicles

 

For information about the security content of Apple software updates, see: https://support.apple.com/en-us/HT201222


iOS 13.1.1

 

iOS 13.1.1 includes bug fixes and improvements for your iPhone. This update:

  • Fixes an issue where restoring from an iPhone backup might not be possible
  • Addresses an issue that could cause the battery to drain faster
  • Fixes an issue in which the detection of Siri requests on the iPhone 11, iPhone 11 Pro, and iPhone 11 Pro Max would sometimes fail
  • Addresses an issue where Safari Search Suggestions may be re-enabled even if disabled
  • Addresses an issue that could cause reminders to sync slowly
  • Addresses a security issue with third-party keyboard apps

 

For information about the security content of Apple software updates, see: https://support.apple.com/en-us/HT201222


iOS 13.1

 

iOS 13.1 includes bug fixes and improvements, including AirDrop using ultra-wideband technology for iPhone 11, iPhone 11 Pro, and iPhone 11 Pro Max, automation suggestions in the Shortcuts app, and the ability to split arrival times into Maps.

 

AirDrop

  • Selection of people for communication via AirDrop by pointing an iPhone 11, iPhone 11 Pro or iPhone 11 Pro Max to another iOS device that uses the new U1 chip with ultra-wideband technology for position determination

 

Shortcuts

  • Automation suggestions in the gallery that are completely tailored to personal daily routines
  • Personal and home automations for the automatic execution of shortcuts triggered by triggers
  • Home app support for shortcuts as extended actions in the "Automation" tab

 

cards

  • Share arrival time option to send estimated arrival times while on the move

 

Battery condition

  • Optimized charging of the battery to slow its aging process by reducing the time the iPhone is fully charged
  • Battery power management for iPhone XR, iPhone XS, and iPhone XS Max to prevent the device from suddenly turning off, including the option to disable this feature if it turns off unexpectedly
  • Notifications when “Battery Level” cannot check whether a new, genuine Apple battery is used in the iPhone XR, iPhone XS, iPhone XS Max (and later)

 

This update also contains bug fixes and other improvements. This update:

  • Adds a link to the “Me” tab in the “Where is?” App so that guests can log in and a lost device can be located
  • Notifies you if the display of your iPhone cannot be verified as a new original display from Apple in the iPhone 11, iPhone 11 Pro and iPhone 11 Pro Max
  • Corrects errors in Mail that could cause incorrect download counters, missing senders and subject lines, problems selecting or flagging threads, duplicate messages, or field overlays
  • Fixes an issue in Mail that could prevent background downloading of emails
  • Fixes an issue that prevented Memojis from correctly recreating facial expressions in Messages
  • Corrects an issue that prevented photos from displaying in the Detail View of Messages
  • Fixes a bug in Reminders that prevented some users from sharing iCloud lists
  • Resolves an issue in Notes that prevented Exchange Notes from appearing in search results
  • Fixes an issue in Calendar that could cause birthday events to display multiple times
  • Addresses an issue that could prevent third-party login screens from appearing in the Files app
  • Corrects an issue that caused the camera orientation to appear rotated when swiping off the lock screen
  • Fixes an issue that could cause the display to go to sleep while interacting with the lock screen
  • Fixes issues where app icons on the home screen were blank or displayed as other apps
  • Resolves an issue that could prevent supported wallpapers from changing their appearance when switching between light and dark mode
  • Fixes stability problems when logging out of iCloud via "Passwords & Accounts" in "Settings"
  • Fixes an issue that could cause sign-in to update Apple ID settings to fail repeatedly
  • Resolves an issue that could prevent the device from vibrating when connected to a charger
  • Fixes an issue that could cause people and groups to appear blurry on the share sheet
  • Corrects an issue where typing a misspelled word resulted in no alternatives being displayed
  • Resolves an issue that caused multilingual input to suddenly stop
  • Addresses an issue that could prevent switching back to the QuickType keyboard after using a third-party keyboard
  • Resolves an issue that prevented the Edit menu from appearing when text was selected
  • Corrects an issue preventing Siri from reading messages in CarPlay
  • Fixes an issue that could prevent a message from being sent via third-party messaging apps in CarPlay

 

For more information about the security aspects of Apple software updates, visit this website: https://support.apple.com/en-us/HT201222


iOS 13

 

This update provides the following new features and improvements:

Dark mode

  • A beautiful, dark color scheme that is easy on the eyes and perfect for low-light environments
  • Can be switched on automatically at sunset or at a specific time and can be activated via the control center
  • Four new system wallpapers that automatically switch between light and dark mode

 

Camera & photos

  • A new tab in the “Photos” app with a curated display of your media library, which makes it easy to find, relive and share photos and videos
  • Powerful new photo editing tools to easily edit, adjust, and review photos at a glance
  • Video editing with 30+ new tools including rotate, crop and enhance
  • Increase or decrease the intensity of portrait lighting on iPhone XR, iPhone XS, and iPhone XS Max
  • New portrait light effect "High-Key Light Mono" for monochrome portraits with a white background on iPhone XR, iPhone XS and iPhone XS Max

 

Sign in with Apple

  • Ability to privately log in to participating apps and websites with your existing Apple ID
  • Easy account configuration with just your name and email address
  • "Hide email address" option to share a unique email address that is automatically forwarded to your real one
  • Integrated two-factor authentication to protect your account
  • No tracking or profiling by Apple while using your favorite apps

 

App Store with Arcade

  • Unlimited access to amazing new games with just one subscription - no ads or additional purchases
  • New tab "Arcade" in the App Store to search for the latest games, personalized recommendations and exclusive editorial content
  • Universally available to play on iPhone, iPod touch, iPad, Mac and Apple TV
  • Option to download large apps over a cellular connection
  • Ability to view available app updates or delete apps on the account page
  • Arabic and Hebrew support

 

cards

  • A completely new map (deployed in the US) with better road network coverage, improved precision of addresses, better support for pedestrians and more detailed area coverage
  • Look around option that allows you to explore locations in an interactive, high-resolution 3D display
  • Collections where you can list your favorite places and easily share them with friends and family
  • Favorites for quick and easy navigation to the places you visit every day
  • Real-time public transport, real-time flight information and real-time navigation in a language that sounds even more natural

 

memories

  • New design with more powerful and smarter ways to create and manage reminders
  • Quick access bar for adding dates, locations, flags, attachments, and more to reminders
  • New smart lists - Today, Scheduled, Starred, and All - to keep track of upcoming reminders
  • Sub-tasks and grouped lists for sorting reminders

 

Siri

  • Personalized Siri suggestions in Apple Podcasts, Safari and "Maps"
  • Over 100,000 live radio stations from around the world available with Siri
  • "Shortcuts" app now integrated

 

Memoji and messages

  • New options for customizing Memoji, including new hairstyles, headgear, makeup, and piercings
  • Memoji sticker packs available in Messages, Mail, and third-party apps and on all iPhone models
  • Your name and photo or even Memoji can now optionally be shared with your friends
  • Improved search to easily find news with smart suggestions and categorized results

 

CarPlay

  • New CarPlay dashboard with your songs, directions and smart Siri suggestions on one screen
  • Redesigned "Calendar" app with a day view, an option for directions to or for dialing into meetings or contacting the organizers
  • New design for the Apple “Maps” app with favorites, collections and an intersection display for China
  • Apple Music album art to make it easy to find your favorite songs
  • "Do not disturb while driving" is now also available in CarPlay

 

Expanded reality

  • People Occlusion for apps to naturally place virtual objects in front of and behind people on iPhone XR, iPhone XS and iPhone XS Max
  • Motion capture for apps to better understand a person's body positions and movements so you can animate characters or interact with virtual objects on iPhone XR, iPhone XS, and iPhone XS Max
  • Multiple face capture for AR content on up to 3 faces at the same time on iPhone XR, iPhone XS and iPhone XS Max for lots of fun with your friends
  • AR overview for viewing and interacting with multiple AR objects at the same time

 

Mail

  • Block senders to move all emails from a blocked sender directly to the trash
  • Mute Conversation feature to mute notifications from an overly active email conversation
  • Formatting bar for easy access to tools for text formatting and attachments of all kinds
  • Font support for all system fonts as well as new fonts downloaded from the App Store

 

notes

  • Gallery display with your notes as visual thumbnails for quickly finding the desired note
  • Shared folders for collaborating with other people to give them access to entire folders of notes
  • More powerful search for visual recognition of images in notes and text on scanned objects
  • New options for checklists to easily arrange items on a checklist, indent items or automatically move checked items to the end of the list

 

safari

  • Updated homepage with favorites, frequently visited sites, recently visited sites, and Siri suggestions
  • View options in the Smart Search box for quick access to controls for text size, reader view, and page settings
  • Settings for individual pages to select Reader view and enable content blockers, camera, microphone, and location access for individual websites
  • Download manager

 

QuickPath

  • Swiping instead of typing on the keyboard makes it easier to type with one hand, especially on the go
  • Write by swiping or typing, even in the middle of a sentence
  • Alternative word suggestions in the suggestion bar

 

Text editing

  • Scrubbing with the scroll bar to quickly navigate long documents, websites and e-mail conversations by dragging the scroll bar
  • Faster and more precise pointer control - simply by dragging to the desired location
  • Text selection improvements to make it easier to highlight text by tapping and swiping

 

Fonts

  • Fonts are available in the App Store that you can download and use as your own fonts in your favorite apps
  • Font management in the settings

 

Files

  • Support for external storage media in the Files app to access and manage files on USB drives, SD cards or hard drives
  • SMB support for connections to an office server or home PC
  • Local storage for creating folders on the local drive and adding your important files
  • Support for creating and extracting zip files

 

Health

  • New overview for personalized data, including notes, favorites and relevant highlights of frequently used apps and devices
  • Highlights of health data from frequently used apps and devices that show specific trends over time in useful charts and graphs
  • Cycle log to record information about the menstrual cycle, including menstrual strength, symptoms, and fertility values
  • Hearing-specific health data for ambient noise levels from the “Noise” app on the Apple Watch, for headphone noise levels and audiograms from hearing tests

 

Apple Music

  • Time-synchronized lyrics that run with the music for more fun listening to music
  • Over 100,000 live radio stations from around the world

 

Screen time

  • 30 days of usage data to compare against previous weeks' numbers
  • Combined limits to include multiple app categories, specific apps or websites in one limit
  • One more minute option so that when you reach your screen time limit, you can quickly save your work or log out of a game

 

privacy

  • "Allow once" location sharing with the option to share your locations with apps once
  • Background tracking notices that let you know when an app is using your location data in the background
  • Wi-Fi and Bluetooth improvements that prevent apps from accessing your location without your consent
  • Location sharing controls with the option to omit location data when sharing photos

 

System experience

  • Selection of WLANs and Bluetooth devices directly in the control center
  • Discreet volume control in a new design at the top left of the screen
  • Full screen screenshots for web pages, email, iWork documents, and Maps
  • Redesigned share sheet with intelligent suggestions for sharing content with just a few taps with your finger
  • Dolby Atmos playback for fantastic surround sound of content with Dolby Atmos, Dolby Digital or Dolby Digital Plus soundtracks on the Phone XR, iPhone XS and iPhone XS Max

 

Language support

  • Support for 38 new language keyboards
  • Typing suggestions on keyboards for Cantonese, Hindi (Devanagari), Hindi (Latin), Arabic (Najdi), Swedish, Dutch and Vietnamese
  • Separate emoji and globe buttons make it easier to switch languages ​​and select emojis on iPhone X and later
  • Automatic speech recognition when dictating
  • Bilingual dictionary for Thai and English as well as Vietnamese and English

 

China

  • A QR code mode accessible via the control center in the Camera app for better QR code performance, an option for flashlights and improved data protection
  • Intersection display in the "Maps" app for drivers in China for easier navigation on complex roads
  • Customizable handwriting area on the Chinese keyboard
  • Cantonese typing suggestions on Cangjie, Sucheg, Wubihua and handwriting keyboards

 

India

  • New and more natural Siri male and female voices for Indian English
  • Support for all 22 official Indian languages ​​with an additional 15 new language keyboards
  • Bilingual keyboard for Hindi (Latin) and English, including input suggestions
  • Suggested entries for the Hindi (Devanagari) keyboard
  • New Indian system fonts for Gujarati, Gurmukhi, Kannada and Oriya for more clarity and simplicity when reading in apps
  • 30 new document fonts for Assamese, Bangla, Gujarati, Hindi, Kannada, Malayalam, Marathi, Nepali, Odia, Punjabi, Sanskrit, Tamil, Telugu and Urdu
  • Contacts app with hundreds of new relationship status labels to more precisely identify the relationship between you and your contacts

 

power

  • Start apps up to 2 times faster *
  • Unlocks up to 30% faster with Face ID on iPhone X, iPhone XR, iPhone XS, and iPhone XS Max **
  • Up to 60% smaller app updates on average *
  • Up to 50% smaller app downloads from the App Store *

 

Other functions and improvements

  • Mute unknown callers to receive calls from known numbers in Contacts, Mail, and Messages while all other calls are automatically routed to voicemail
  • Optimized charging of the battery to slow its aging process by reducing the time the iPhone is fully charged
  • Data saving mode to reduce data usage in the cellular network or in selected WLANs
  • Support for PlayStation 4 and Xbox wireless controllers
  • "Find my iPhone" and "Find friends" combined in one simple app to find a lost device, even if it cannot connect to a WLAN or cellular network
  • Apple Books reading goals to make reading a daily habit
  • Support for attachments to events in the Calendar app
  • Family Sharing Hotspot so that family members' devices can automatically connect to your personal iPhone hotspot nearby
  • "Home" app with improved control for HomeKit devices in a combined display for devices with multiple services

 

* The tests were carried out by Apple in May 2019 with the iPhone XS under normal peak load and the iPad Pro (11 ") with iOS 12.3 as well as with pre-release versions of iPadOS and iOS 13. We used third-party apps that were in a prototype server environment of the App Store in a new package format; the smaller download size for app updates is based on averages from a collection of the most frequently updated apps. Performance may vary based on configuration, content, battery level, usage, software versions and other factors.

** The tests were carried out by Apple in May 2019 with the iPhone X and iPhone XS Max under normal peak load and the iPad Pro (11 ") with iOS 12.3 as well as with pre-release versions of iPadOS and iOS 13 or top button. Performance may vary based on configuration, content, battery level, usage, and other factors.

Some features may not be available in all regions or on all Apple devices. For more information, see https://www.apple.com/de/ios/feature-availability and https://www.apple.com/de/ios/whats-new

For more information on the security aspects of this update, please visit https://support.apple.com/en-us/HT201222

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