After weeks of testing Apple has already released iOS 16.1, along with the first version of iPadOS 16 (16.1 too) and the rest of the updates for Apple TV, Today, ePod and Apple Watch. We tell you all the news.
we can download now the first major update to iOS 16 since it was launched last September. This update comes from the hand of iPadOS 16.1, which despite having that version number, is actually the first version of iPadOS 16 available for the Apple tablet, whose launch was delayed until today due to problems with one of its main novelties. : Stage Manager. We also have the first version of macOS Ventura available, and updates for Apple Watch, Apple TV and HomePod. This is the. list with the main changes for iPhone and iPad, the devices in which we are going to notice them the most:
- option of clean load: In the United States, users will be able to configure their iPhone to recharge with clean energy. The phone will be set to start charging when the power grid is getting its power from low-carbon sources.
- It will be possible delete the Wallet appwhich will remove the ability to pay using Apple Pay.
- battery percentage for more iPhone models: In addition to the models that already have it, we can now add the iPhone XR, 11, 12 mini and 13 mini.
- options lock screen customization and home screen now separate, clearer for the user.
- live activities now available: for widgets that display live information, such as sports scores.
- Matter Integration in the Home app: the new standard that will bring HomeKit support to many more accessories.
- Stage Managerin the case of iPadOS 16.1
- Shared iCloud Photo Library, with up to six users total with whom you can share all your photos or just the ones you choose.
- New options when saving captures of screen.
- Bigger headphone icon in the Music app.
- New option in Game Center for your friends to find you.
- The application Fitness+ is available on iPhone even if you don’t have Apple Watch
To download the updates you only have to enter the device settings and within General> Software updates it should appear already available. Remember that it is It is recommended to be connected to a WiFi network and the device is charging to avoid problems with the update.