The Amazing Apple iOS 8 Improves Your iPhone Experience
Apple has plans to make iPhone even easier for you as it brings in the new and improved iOS 8. This most awaited mobile software upgrade by Apple can be downloaded from Wednesday, September 17. The amazing Apple iOS 8 will be available for use on iPhone 4S, 5th-generation iPod Touch, 2nd-generation iPad, and iPad Mini.
The new iPhone 6 and iPhone 6 Plus shall be available from September 19 and will be shipped along with iOS 8. The launch of iOS 8 was done in the WWDC this year in summer.
What makes iOS 8 exciting?
The upgraded Apple operating system adds predictive typing method that involves numerous options for the word as you start typing. There are upgrades in the camera as well. The features that have been added include time-lapse capture and three-second timer in videos. It is an improvisation on the slow motioned camera provided on iOS 7.
Siri remains awake in the amazing Apple iOS 8 even when the device is in the dormant state. So, all you need to do is say “Hey Siri”. Siri will listen to you and produce the search results. Siri will also identify songs that have an in-built Shazam integration. This feature does not require you to launch an app. All you need to do is just press the home button to find out the song playing currently.
iPhone 5S made fingerprint reading mainstream with TouchID sensor. The amazing Apple iOS 8 will come with advanced features and functions. Widgets show another upgrade offered by iOS 8. Widgets will help the apps share functions and data with other apps.
How is iOS 8 different from iOS 7?
While there are no externally perceivable differences between iOS 7 and iOS 8, there are certainly some in terms of their functionalities. The most prominent feature that distinguishes the two versions of iOS is Continuity update.
Continuity comes with a complete pack of features that are based on the concept of interoperability and connectedness between Mac and iOS devices. For example, you can answer the calls coming on your iPhone from Mac and even send texts from the device. This feature is enabled by Continuity. You cannot perform Continuity functions on devices running on iOS 7.
When you receive a Twitter notification on iOS 7, you need to swipe it down to text a reply. Whereas, the amazing Apple iOS 8 allows you to type your reply there itself and you do not need to get out of the app currently in use. This interactive feature goes with Facebook, Calendar, Messages, etc.