Although iOS 16 was announced in June of this year, the news and changes were not experienced until the last few days, where the new customization tools stand out.
Before national holidays, the iPhone 14 was finally announced and with it, the iOS 16 operating system, which has been available in Chile since last week. The question is: Will it work on all iPhones?
As has been happening for a long time, each update of apple operating systems brings new features and takes up more space, so it requires more demands. This is how older iPhones began to stop being compatible with them.
As reported by apple.com, iOS 16 will be compatible from iPhone 8 onwardsso the iPhones 6 and 7 will eventually become obsolete from the updates. As for the iPhone SE, it will work from the second generation and later.
Although iOS 16 was announced in June of this year, the news and changes were not experienced until the last few days, when users began to authorize the installation.
The most noticeable tools in this version have to do with customizationsince it would be the first time that it will be possible to customize the lock screen of iPhones beyond changing the background image.
Now, you can also change the thickness of the hour; add your own phrase on the screen; edit the colors; Add widgetsdepth in the images and even make match with the home screen.
Likewise Other updates of this type allow you to edit or remove text messages and haptic feedback on keyboards. The latter allows a vibration to be activated each time the user presses a letter, to ensure that they did it correctly.
Other new tools in iOS 16
Apple also integrated other useful tools into the new operating system. For example allows you to remove the background of the images selecting one of these objects and converting it to a png file just by holding it down.
In the same line, also added text search on photoswhich allows you to find essential information in images with text, looking for a reference word to find the phrase.
Also, devices are now able to identify duplicate filessuch as contacts, images or documents that are repeated twice, which will be deleted when activating this tool.
Another noteworthy is the “Focus” option, which allows you to choose which apps the user will receive notifications from during periods of work or study so as not to lose concentration.