Apple has unveiled iOS 8, the most advanced mobile operating system exists in the world at present. It has been made available for developers and everyone else. iOS 8 arrives with many new functions and capabilities, which allows you to do things, that you have not even imagined before. For example, “Siri” can be used to control the devices at home. And “health and fitness apps” allows you to communicate with your doctor. More tools have been given to developers, to utilize new features of iOS 8 to their apps.
iOS 8 provide you a new way to conveniently respond to notifications.
It supports to create shortcuts to the persons you frequently talk. And also have some time-saving features to deal with your mail. These will give you a much better experience of using your iDevice.
Let’s see what’s new in iOS 8?
iOS 8 arrives with new “Photos app” which gives you the new search features, that allows you to find your favorite photos. “Smart album” feature arrange photos for you. And also it came with powerful new editing tools. Regardless of level of your skills, you can use these tools to improve every photo immediately after taking it.
Health and ﬁtness
iOS 8 gives you a totally new way to view health and ﬁtness information of yours.Now your health and fitness apps such as, heart rate monitor, activity tracker and many others can communicate with each other. It means those apps can mutually work for you.
iOS 8 gives you a simple dashboard, which contains all the health and ﬁtness information.
If you are with multiple Apple devices, iOS 8 is best suited to you. For example, you can start an email on one device and flawlessly continue on another. Now iPhone users can answer to phone calls from their Mac or iPad and also send SMS messages from any of their iDevices.
Apple has produced the smartest keyboard ever. When you are typing, iOS 8 has the ability to suggest contextually appropriate words to finish your sentences. It can also recognize whether you’re in Mail or Messages and to whom you’re typing. Accordingly the tone of your message will be varied.
Now iOS 8 supports sharing with your family as natural up to six people. Once a family member purchases something from iTunes or iBooks or App Store, it can be simply shared among other members. It also assists you to stay in touch with each other’s photos, locations, schedules, and many more.
iCloud drive assists you to access any file (images, PDFs, presentations etc….) from anywhere. You can work on them as you wish from wherever you are. It allows access from any device you are using. (iDevices, Mac or PC)
Now you can add your voice to any conversation. iOS 8 supports you to send a video while it is capturing. And also your location can be simply shared.
Sometimes you may be seeking a contact or an app or an answer. Spotlight offers you suggestions from places nearby, app store, Wikipedia, news and many more. It also can smartly spot context and location which is most relevant for your need.
iOS 8 is compatible with following devices
- iPhone 4s
- iPhone 5
- iPhone 5c
- iPhone 5s
- iPhone 6
- iPhone 6 Plus
- iPad 2
- iPad 3rd generation
- iPad 4th generation
- iPad Air
- iPad mini
- iPad mini with Retina display
- iPod touch 5th generation