At the WWDC 2018 keynote, Apple announced that major changes are coming to the iPhone with the new iOS12. There are tons of features that you would definitely love and we will discuss them.
- Siri Shortcut
The iOS12 will see Siri being able to interact with multiple applications as well as custom commands which could get the assistant to perform tons of scripted tasks. At the WWDC stage, this new feature was used to find lost keys. Siri fully understood the command.
- Group FaceTime
The iOs12 would give support to FaceTime about 32 users simultaneously. With this feature, FaceTime will support filters for each user.
- Grouped Notification
Since iOS users have access to all kinds of games, it could load tons of notifications that make it difficult to sort through. With the grouped notification feature that is coming to the iOS12, all notifications will be grouped, making them manageable and easy to sort out as well.
- Phone Behaviour Tracking
Although Apple wants you to make full use of your phone, they do not expect you to make use of it than necessary. With this in mind, the behaviour tracking feature was introduced in the iOS12. This feature will help them track how much time you spend on their device as well as give yourself set limits. This will ensure that you do not spend more than enough time on various applications.
- Tongue Tracking
This is a great feature that is coming to the iOS12. This will mean that Apple’s technology is able to recognize one of the most versatile muscles or part of the human body. This will offer great opportunities for users to Apple’s animoji.
Features That Were Copied From Android
- Grouped Notifications
Apple has taken a great time in fixing their messy or disorganized notifications. With the grouped notification feature that is coming to the iOS12, notifications would be organized and users would find it easy to sort through notifications.
With this group notification feature, iOS12 users would be able to choose which applications can send notifications. It will also show a stack of notification. This feature was copied from the Android OS. Android users have the opportunity to choose which application is able to send them notifications, also the notifications on Android devices are grouped and easy to sort out.
- Edge Display
In 2015, most Android devices came with the edge to edge display. Since then, dozens of these Android devices have hit the market. To ensure that they stay relevant, most IOS12 devices would be coming with this feature.
- Shortcut Apps
Android devices were known for their application shortcut, currently, the iOS12 device comes with this feature. This feature was copied from Android device.
These are a few of the features that the iOS12 copied from various Android devices. Asides these, the iOS12 is set to come with great features that iOS users would definitely enjoy.