Apple iOS 15 and iPadOS 15 arrived; should you update your iPhones or iPads to the latest software?

Updated on Sep 21, 2021 01:07 AM IST  |  83.2K
   
Apple iOS 15 and iPadOS 15 arrived; should you update your iPhones or iPads to the latest software?
Apple iOS 15 and iPadOS 15 arrived; should you update your iPhones or iPads to the latest software?
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At the Apple Event 2021, the Cupertiono tech giant launched its most awaited iPhone 13 series. Alongside, the company has also confirmed the arrival of the new software update on 20th September. As per the official announcement, iPhones and iPads will get the new iOS 15 and iPadOS 15 updates respectively. It is said to be faster and smoother than the predecessor and also brings a plethora of features to offer. The release time of the iOS 15 and iPadOS 15 in India is expected to be around 10:30 PM IST. Check what’s new in the latest software update.

Apple iPadOS 15: Features

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The latest update will allow the users to take full advantage of the large iPad screens, as they can work with multiple apps and take their productivity to a whole new world. It will be a lot easier with iPadOS 15 to do multitasking with less battery consumption.

Now the users will get to see a multitasking menu that will allow them to use full screen or slide over or a split view. There will be a centre window option that allows the users to work on multiple apps at the same time.

With the new iPadOS 15 update iPad also gets the App Library that organises the apps in categories like games, productivity, entertainment and more. 

Users will also witness a quick note thumbnail when they visit a website and if they make a quick note on the iPad, it can be seen on the iMac or the iPhone too.

With IpadOS15, the iPads get the SharePlay feature on FaceTime that allows the users to share their screen and watch the match or a movie or even listen to music while having a FaceTime call.

The FaceTime in the iPad gets a Portrait Mode that blurs the background and focuses on the face while on the front camera.

The iPadOS is all the more same as the iOS 15 software update. The iPhone and iPads will share a lot of features with the latest software update. 

The iPadOS 15 increases the RAM capacity for the applications. So if the device has 8GB RAM then 6GB can be used by the users and the rest 2GB will be stored for in device functions. 

Apple iOS15: features

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Same as the iPads, the iPhones get the SharePlay feature on FaceTime with the latest iOS 15 software update. As the users watch the cricket match or a movie or if they are listening to music, they can share their screens with their friends and watch it together on a FaceTime call. 

The new update brings a grid view and a portrait mode to FaceTime. The Portrait Mode blurs the background and focuses on the face or the object. The Grid View shows the people in a small-sized tile view on a FaceTime call. 

The iPhone users can now select outfits of their choice for the Memojis and they can even express themselves with new and funny stickers.

The notifications bar in the iPhone is now redesigned and has a new look which includes photos of the contacts and app icons that are larger than before. The phone will show you a notification summary with the most important notification on the top.

The Map comes with a 3D design and shows the current traffic and incidents together at a glance.

The new Live Text feature understands seven different languages like Chinese, French, English, Italian, German, Spanish and Portuguese. The users can translate with a simple tap. 

The all-new Apple iPadOS 15 and iOS 15 comes with a lot of new features and several additions and improvements to the existing ones. We all are waiting for the release of these two latest software updates from Apple. For more tech-related news subscribe to our YouTube Channel if you haven’t done it yet. 

What is the SharePlay feature on FaceTime?
With IpadOS15, the iPads get the SharePlay feature on FaceTime that allows the users to share their screen and watch the match or a movie or even listen to music while having a FaceTime call.

Does the latest Apple iPadOS 15 update increases the RAM capacity?
The iPadOS 15 increases the RAM capacity for the applications. So if the device has 8GB RAM then 6GB can be used by the users and the rest 2GB will be stored for in device functions.

What are the functions of the Live Text feature?
The new Live Text feature understands seven different languages like Chinese, French, English, Italian, German, Spanish and Portuguese. The users can translate with a simple tap.

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