The Most Significant Features Of iOS 12 Announced AT WWDC 2018

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| June 5 , 2018 , 15:58 IST

Apple held the WWDC 2018 on Monday and major certain major announcements at the event. While several other announcements were made, the most important one was the preview of its upcoming version of its operating system, the iOS 12 that is expected to bring design and performance updates. The iOS 12 will be available on all Apple devices that are running iOS 11.

Let’s have a look at some of the most significant features announced in the iOS 12.

Improved Performance:
Apps will launch 40% faster. Users will be able to open the camera 70% more quickly and the virtual keyboard will come on the screen 50% faster.

Group FaceTime calls:
One of the most important announcements at the WWDC was that iOS 12 will support group FaceTime video calls with up to 32 users.

Memoji and a bunch of new emojis:
iOS 12 will bring a host of new emojis to the apple keyboard. Users will also be able to create their own personalized emoji that is termed as Memoji.

Screen Time:
iOS 12 will track user’s iOS usage and give them a detailed report with the break down of their app usage. A user can then set limitations to the amount of time they want to limit themselves to an app. iOS will warn the user once they reach near the threshold.

Grouped Notifications:
Taking a leaf from its rival Android, Apple is bringing grouped notifications to iOS 12. The refined controls in the iOS 12 will allow users to select ringtones and vibrations for specific apps.

Smarter Photos App:
The Photos app got a smart update with a new enhanced search option. A 'For You' tab, making suggestions on what you can possibly do with the photos you have saved from making a GIF to sharing it with friends