Apple WWDC 2024 / iOS 18 unveiled, these special features will be added to your Apple iPhone

Vikrant Shekhawat : Jun 11, 2024, 08:35 AM
Apple WWDC 2024: During the Apple Annual Worldwide Developer Conference i.e. WWDC 2024 event, many new features have been unveiled for the users. Apple has introduced new operating systems not only for iPhones but for all its products. Apart from iOS 18, macOS 15 Sequoia, Vision OS 2, iPadOS 18, watchOS 11 and tvOS 18 have also been unveiled. There have been many changes in all these operating systems of the company.

When will Apple's new operating system be released for users and what will change in the device with the arrival of the new OS? Let us give you detailed information about this.

iOS 18 Features

In iOS 18, users will now get improved privacy features such as the facility to control the data being shared with apps. Apart from this, users will be able to share some contacts instead of giving access to their entire contact list.

Apart from this, users will also be able to lock some apps from the home screen of their iPhone, so that no unknown person will be able to open these apps without biometric authentication or without the passcode of your device.

Siri has also been upgraded with iOS 18, users will see a new app icon with a new interface. This virtual assistant of Apple will now give users the facility of Type to Siri along with voice commands. Apart from this, Siri is also going to get an on-screen awareness feature powered by Apple Intelligence. Apple Intelligence will be available in beta form in English (US) for iPhone 15 Pro and iPhone 15 Pro Max.

With iOS 18, the Messages app will also get support for new features including text formatting, RCS messaging and using emojis in tapback responses. According to Apple, support for third party controls will also be available in iOS 18 Control Center.

Users using iPhone 14 and above models in supported regions will benefit from satellite connectivity to send text and emojis through the Messages app. Other customization options coming in iOS 18 include the option to select and remove custom lock screen shortcuts.

VisionOS 2

Apple has rolled out a new operating system for the Vision Pro mixed reality headset. visionOS 2 will be available as a free software update and includes spatial computing features such as converting photos into 3D memory, home view and using hand gestures to view important information. Apart from this, Mac Virtual Display has also been added with the new OS, as well as upgrades to Travel Mode.

tvOS 18

A new operating system has also been introduced for the Apple TV set-top box and many new features including InSight have also been included with the new OS. Talking about the new operating system, the new OS will also support projectors with 21:9 aspect ratio. Along with this, the company has also added enhanced dialogue feature for audio.

watchOS 11

The company has also unveiled the new operating system for Apple's smartwatch models. With the new OS, the company has also improved the health and fitness features available in the watch as compared to earlier. Apart from this, detailed information of health data, personalized watch face, pregnancy tracking and support and enhanced connectivity features will be available.

macOS 15 Sequoia

Apple has designed the new operating system keeping in mind the needs of Mac users. Facility to control Mac screen through iPhone, apart from this, AI features and Apple Intelligence will also be supported in this new operating system.

iPadOS 18

The new operating system for iPad models includes many customization features like iOS 18. Like users will get the facility to customize everything from home screen icons to layout and Control Center according to their own.

Apple Intelligence will also be supported with iPadOS 18. The calculator given in the iPad will answer your math questions in a new way. Apart from this, the Photos app has also been redesigned and new privacy controls have also been given for the convenience of the users.

What is common in all iOS?

One thing that is common in all Apple operating systems is the new password app. The new password app will be available to users in all operating systems except iOS 18. This app will allow users to view and edit their passwords, view verification codes and view weak passwords or passwords seen in data leaks.

When will the benefit of the new OS be available?

The company has not yet disclosed when the new operating system will be rolled out for Apple users. But it is expected that the new OS can be rolled out after the launch of the new iPhone series.