iOS 11 is the next major version of operating system for iPhones which was announced in June 2017 at World Wide Developer Conference (WWDC). This new upgrade to the operating system will bring exciting new features to the iPhones. There are many new features mentioned below which will be seen in iPhones and iPads.
The launch of iOS 11 has brought new features with an enhanced user interface which will be user-friendly for the users to interact with the iPhone. This update is compatible with following iPhones which will see top-notch features.
All the compatible devices which will experience iOS 11 are iPhone 5s, iPhone SE, iPhone 6, iPhone 6s, iPhone 6s Plus, iPhone 7 Plus. Some iPads namely 12.9-inch iPad Pro 2nd generation and 12.9-inch iPad Pro 1st generation, iPad Air, iPad Air 2, iPad 5th generation, iPad mini 4, iPad mini 2, iPad mini 3 and iPad touch 6th generation.
MailOnline has revealed some exciting features like ‘Do Not Disturb’ when the user is driving, and whole new set of emojis including animated emojis is bundled in iOS 11. One more feature called Shared WiFi is also introduced in the latest iOS version.
The upcoming iPhones namely iPhone 8, iPhone 8 Plus and iPhone X will run on iOS 11 by default. iPhone 8 will be shipped in next week while the users have to wait for iPhone X but its pre-orders will begin soon.
Other iPhone users can upgrade their device to the latest iOS 11 by heading to the Settings menu, then click on General, then click on Software Update. Also, the users need to click on backup data while the update process is going on, to prevent the loss of data.
The iPads running on iOS 11 will see drastic changes and new features which will be extremely useful to the users. A new Files app feature is launched for the iPad users. This feature will help users to search for the files which are stored on iCloud.
A feature called Document Scanner is also introduced which will help users to scan their documents. This app can crop, resize and color the documents as per the customer requirement.
Apple has also introduced a stylus feature which is seen on Samsung Note devices. This stylus is meant for iPads which can add annotations to PDF files and can capture screenshots.
In addition to these other features like split View multitasking, Drag and drop, Type to Siri and revamped App store has been introduced. iOS 11 will start rolling out from today.