What’s New in iOS 13? 23 Features That You Should Try

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What are the new features in the latest iOS 13 version?

We know that Apple introduces innovative features for its users every time it releases an update. After a lot of speculation, Apple has announced the all-new iOS 13, which is the latest update to the ongoing version. This version is quite exciting and fascinating, which is why even businesses are now planning to opt for iOS app development. Being such a sophisticated platform, businesses often avoid developing an app for iOS 13 and Android. However, with the latest operating release, businesses are forced to think about this system.

23 Features That You Should Try out for Sure

1. Photos and Camera

For today’s modern users the camera is a priority. We know that portrait mode was introduced in many Apple models, but this time portrait mode will come with a new light effect known as high-key mono. Users will also get access to various editing features, which would help you change the light intensity. Moreover, image-editing tools will now be operated with a new design and control based on swipe, you can also use the same settings for video editing as well. The photo gallery will also be organized by date and month.

2. Performance

Another major aspect that users seek is the performance of the operating system. And iOS 13 has a strong take on performance, which has never been seen before in any iOS versions. Apple has been sending a number of promises concerning the performance to users as well as iOS app developers by providing:

  • 30% increase in unlocking the device with FaceID
  • Downloads would be 50% smaller and updates would be 60% smaller
  • The speed of launching any app will be twice as fast as compared to other versions

3. Sign in With Apple

Now say goodbye to annoying logins in different applications and services because Apple has introduced a new easy and way. You have to enter your details in this feature which will work as your authentication. This will also work with your FaceID and TouchID and will come with a two-factor verification mechanism. If any app demands you email id, Apple will forward any random email, keeping your personal information secure.

4. New Memoji and Animoji

There’s a major upgrade in Memoji and Animoji, you will find customization options including jewellery and hats to new teeth and glasses. It also gives you the ability to add AirPods to your characters. Moreover, the new Memoji stickers get created automatically and would be accessed through the iOS keyboard, which can be shared across multiple applications like messages, mail, etc.

5. Reminder

Once you get your hands on iOS 13, you will get a new toolbar where you can add items, attachments, and dates. In addition to this, the integration with the messenger app has been improved tremendously, which will enable you to communicate seamlessly. This means a reminder will pop-up on your screen whenever you’re in a conversation.

6. Apple Maps

This Apple map has been developed to give a fresh angle in iOS 13. You will find a variety of modifications such as the addition of beaches, buildings, roads and many other areas. Now you can also organize trip plans and favourites with the new feature option on the main screen along with new addition menu. And the enticing feature, known as “Look around” has been added that allows you to see places before visiting it.

7. Swipe Typing

Similar to Google keyboard, now Apple will provide you with swipe typing, which means you to have to just glide your fingers and form words without actually pressing it.

8. iPad OS

You will find a new version of iPad OS that includes everything from iOS 13 to newer features that are specifically designed to benefit the large screen size. Besides this, a range of new features like multitasking, and home screen, plus the all-new screen-split option would be added to this version.

9. Extension in Reply Menu

In a long thread of emails, if you want to respond to any email you will get an extended reply menu that would give you the option to reply, forward or delete, which makes it perfect for a business person. It also provides you with the ability to mute or notify in case the email comes from someone new. You can also enjoy the feature of formatting texts, changing the font style, shifting the alignment and a lot more.

10. All New Health App

Every feature, which is presented in the new Apple Watch OS health app, will now be present on the iPhone. Now females can track their menstrual cycle and activity trends, which are the two new sections added to this app. The main application will get a new summary view that would highlight a section and show a notification.

11. Access to Wi-Fi and Bluetooth

In the previous versions, whenever you wanted to connect via Wi-Fi or Bluetooth, you need to go to settings and switch on from there. But now, in iOS 13 you can access this via control centre by just pressing the icon.

12. Unknown Callers

iOS 13 will protect its users from all the spam callers. Whenever you’ll get a promotional call the phone will mute that sound and forward the call in the voicemail.

13. Full-Page Screenshot

Similar to iPadOS, iOS 13 also users to take full-screenshot of web pages, which then can be converted into a PDF file.

14. Low Data Mode

In the cellular settings, you will be given the option of low data mode, which would help your apps to consume comparatively less data. However, Apple has not yet explained this feature will work, but we can assume that background activity will get suspended.

15. Safari Download Manager

iOS 13 provides you with access to a download manager when you download any file from Safari. The list of downloaded files is very similar to what Safari macOS offer you. It also integrates with the new Files application version in which you will be able to view all the downloaded files.

16. Dark Mode

The dark mode by Apple is actually very smart. Whether it’s a text or colour or even controls, Apple has made things simpler for users. Instead of converting the background in RGB 000 (black) and the label text RGB 255 255 255, it will now be known as system grouped background and label. And the blue icon is no more RGB 10 135 255, it will define as system blue.

17. Zip and Unzip File Apps

Now without using MacOS, you can easily zip and unzip new files app from your devices with the all-new iOS 13.

18. Enhanced Messaging

Apple has improved the iMessage by adding the feature of adding your profile picture or changing it whenever you want. You can also send stickers and emojis with great ease.

19. Improved Voice Control

The voice control feature has been improved tremendously and enables users to navigate and then type with the help of gestures.

20. Innovative Sleep Mode

With the innovative Sleep mode in the iOS 13, enable you to get up at the right time by analyzing your sleeping pattern and advising the right amount of time that you should sleep.

21. Find My

In iOS 13, Apple has combined find my iPhone and find my friend’s application in one feature, Find My. With this, you can find anything that you’re missing

22. Quick Detection of Headphone Audio Level

This is another way of Apple proving that they care for their users with the new headphone audio level features. It advises users to choose a medium level while listening to music.

23. It’s not iTunes Store App

With iOS 13, Apple is adding three new categories in the My Music app, which includes TV, podcast, and music.

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