Apple has unveiled its new operating system at its Worldwide Developer Conference, iOS 7, with a bunch of new features added in it. According to Apple CEO, Tim Cook, iOS 7 is the biggest change to the iOS since the iPhone was introduced. It’s all new features make it the best mobile operating system. It has come up with many awesome and advanced features like Camera, Photos, multitasking, notification center etc.
Let’s take a deep look at the top 12 iOS 7 features.
1 Control Center
Control center lets you do things like turning WiFi on or off, adjust brightness, volume and gives you control on many other settings like Bluetooth, Airplane mode, rotation lock etc with just a swipe up from any screen.
2 Notification Center
You can access notification center by swiping down from any screen. Notification Center lets you know about new missed calls, messages, emails, to-dos. It has a new feature called today that will give you a summary of what you need to know about for the day.
iOS 7’s multitasking feature is pretty smart and it lets you multitask with much better battery consumption. It learns which app you use at a specific time so that it can update your content before you launch them.
It knows what you want to do before you do.
To see the preview screens of your apps that you have open, press the home button twice. And if you want to close any app, just swipe it up.
Multitasking is one of the best iOS 7 features.
iOS 7’s camera lets you shoot the way you want. It lets you shoot as still, video, panorama and square. It lets you apply filters to still and square images. You can apply filter effects before and after taking photos. If you are not happy with filters, you can remove it at any time.
iOS knows your time and place, it uses this information quite intelligently to organize your photos. It puts together all your photos and videos in groups based on time and place.
AirDrop in iOS 7 lets you easily, quickly and securely share your files like photos and videos using Bluetooth or WiFi with no setup required.
Safari in iOS 7 is better and bigger and gives you the best mobile browsing experience. It’s full screen browsing is so much clean. It has a beautiful new tab view. You can scroll effortlessly from tab to tab. It has a lot more features like unified smart search field, shared links, reading list, iCloud keychain and password generator.
8 iTunes Radio
Apple has finally introduced iTunes Radio. It has the best selection of music. The more you listen to the iTunes Radio, the more it gets personalized.
Siri in iOS get a new design. You can now select male or female voice. It now checks more sources such as Wikipedia, Bing and Twitter. Siri now takes on extra tasks like returning calls, Controlling iTunes Radio and more.
10 App Store
You can now search for apps near you, it shows a collection of apps based on your location. App Store has a new kids category that shows apps for children. And one more great feature of iOS 7 is that it updates your apps automatically.
11 Find My iPhone
New security features in iOS 7 help you get your stolen iPhone back. Thief or any one else can no longer turn off Find My iPhone. Because Turning off Find My iPhone or erasing your device requires your iCloud Password.
Your iPhone is still your iPhone. No matter where it is.
12 iOS in the Car
iOS in the car is equipped with vehicles. You can connect your iPhone 5 with iOS in the Car. It lets you search for directions, listen to music and a lot more using Siri.
There are many more iOS 7 features but these 7 were very awesome.