apple, iOS 15.4 and iPadOS 15.4 beta had released their version for developers two days ago. The company has now opened the beta to public users, allowing non-developers to test the new version of iOS. You can also download the Public Beta profile of iOS 15 to your iPhone or iPad and install the update via wireless connection.
With the new iOS version, iPhone users have been waiting for a long time. ‘unlock with Face ID while wearing mask’ feature is available. In addition, Apple announced at the WWDC21 event, but postponed for months. Universal Control finally realized its function. Alright iOS 15.4 and iPadOS 15.4 beta What’s new with it?
iOS 15.4 and iPadOS 15.4 beta innovations
1) Face ID with mask is now possible
Apple with iOS 15.4 release Unlock with Face ID while wearing a mask brought the feature. This innovation, which is currently in beta, has been expected for a long time. In fact, thanks to the Apple Watch, it was possible to unlock the iPhone with Face ID while wearing a mask. iOS 15.4 will remove the Apple Watch requirement.
2) Universal Control feature is coming
One of the innovations that will come with iOS 15.4 is: Universal Control. With this feature, iPads and Macs with the same iCloud account can be controlled with a single cursor and keyboard. For example; your MacBook trackpad and keyboard directly on your iPad. you can use. Universal Control will automatically activate on devices running iOS 15.4 and macOS Monterey 12.3.
3) New emojis on the way
To the new iOS version, which is still in beta 37 emoji will be added appeared. Among the new emojis; It includes symbols such as melting face, greeting, bean, face with eyes and mouth open, face with crossed mouth. Not only will it be limited to the addition of new emoji, the existing emojis will also expand with different variations. Of course these will be compatible with the Unicode standard.
4) Turn off receiving alerts when automation is enabled
Thanks to the Automation feature in the Shortcuts application, you can have an action done automatically on the iPhone at the time you specify. Currently, the application sends notification to inform the user after an automation runs. Along with iOS 15.4 in beta not getting notifications when automation runs you will be able to choose.
5) Adjusting the brightness of the connected keyboard
With the release of iPadOS 15.4, Control Center has been added to the device, which allows you to adjust the brightness of the backlit keyboard connected to the device. ‘Keyboard Brightness’ option will be added. To use this feature, which is compatible with Apple’s Magic Keyboard, you must first Settings > Control Center in the section to the + sign clicking the keyboard will need to be added.
6) Note support in iCloud Keychain
iCloud Keychain users will be able to annotate their passwords in iOS 15.4 and iPadOS 15.4. There will be no restrictions at this point. Apple will allow notes to be added to any password requested.
7) 120 Hz period in third party apps
Apple, iPhone 13 Pro and Pro Max models 120Hz refresh rate added support. However, third-party applications installed on the phone could not benefit from 120 Hz ProMotion technology. Apple is a Core Animation error He said it was wrong and would fix it as soon as possible. With the new iOS version, 120 Hz feature can be used in third-party applications.
8) Custom Email Domains
Apple offers as part of an iCloud+ subscription. private email improved its functionality in iOS 15.4. With the new version, users can directly access iCloud Mail. Custom Email Domain Name they can create.
9) Cosmetic Scan tool
As it is known, Apple runs an official exchange program in certain countries, especially in the USA and Germany. In this context, customers get a gift card that they can use at Apple in exchange for their old iPhones. With the Cosmetic Scan tool developed by Apple, users can scratches, bumps etc. what about the damage they can analyze.
10) Fast login to websites
With iOS 15.4 and iPadOS 15.4, websites that allow authentication via Face ID or Touch ID, Authenticate with iPhone instead of entering a password can be done.
Other features in the new iOS version include; Addition of vaccination records in EU Compliant Digital COVID Certificate format to Wallet and Health, game controller support, New customization options in the TV app and Activating SharePlay directly from the share page is located.
watchOS 8.5 and tvOS 15.4 public betas are also live
Apple Watch’s operating system, in addition to the public beta versions of iOS 15.4 and iPadOS 15.4 of watchOS 8.5 It has also released the public beta version. also macOS Monterey 12.3 and tvOS 15.4 The public beta of the operating systems was also made available.
If you have joined Apple’s beta program, you can check for updates and install the new version in Settings > Software Update.