The most awaited update from Apple has released recently. The company released its third update to the iOS 8. It was developed by the research team of Apple by February and made available to the testers by mid-March to check for bugs. After fixing the potential bugs in the Operating System, it is made available for immediate download for Apple customers all across the world.
Improvements made in iOS 8.3
In the present update of iOS 8, the major thrust has been given on emoji improvements. The operating system has come out with efficient emoji picker that organizes emoji into sections which can be scrolled easily. Emoji updation also comes with advanced family options and also couples with the added option of emoji skin tone modifiers.
Next important improvement is wireless Carplay. It allows the user to link their iPhone to CarPlay systems without lightning cable. Also linking with Google two-factor authorization helps in adding Google accounts without any passwords, which permits users to download certain applications without entering password for the concerned application. The update also facilitates Apple Pay backing for China UnionPay network. Another important feature it provides is the provision of Bold or italics or underline key for text formatting in iPhone 6+ instead of allowing provision for bolding in the earlier version.
The new Update also made changes in Passbook by differentiating Apple Pay and Passes. A minor update has been made for Photos App with icon covering the albums. Siri also got updated with the calling ability by utilizing speakerphone along with added feature of new languages. It also made innovative changes in message options by separating messages from friends and from unknown numbers.
New Update Fixed Certain Bugs in Previous Version
The all new updated version of iOS 8.3 comes out with fixing the issue in WiFI and Bluetooth connectivity. It fixes certain issues like asking login details all time, disconnections while transmission, not working of audio playback etc. It again fixed the issues like lag in converting to portrait mode after changing into landscape mode. It also fixed the problem associated with correct fitting of certain applications after switching over between apps. Certain issues with Messaging also get addressed in the new updated version. The issue of fragmentation of group messages got fixed. The issue of not seeing preview of image while adding them to message got addressed. It also got a filter to separate junk messages.
Other Advancements and Bug Fixes
The new update optimized the iCloud Image Library in iPhone. It also brought clarity in pronunciation of name of places while using Maps. The updated version of iOS 8.3 also supports Baum VarioUltra 20 and VarioUltra 40 displays.It also comes out with an improved spotlight display. The new update concentrated on improving applications like Safari Tabs, Mail, Bluetooth, Weather Applications, Music Playlists and Genius Playlists. It fixed the issue with clearing history from web browser and also addressed the issue that didn’t allow opening links in Safari PDF’s.
The all new iOS 8.3 comes out with certain update and bug fixes that keep it apart from its previous versions. It seems that the research and analysis team behind the development of update has clearly given attention in fixing certain problems that existed in earlier versions of iOS. iOS 8.3 comes out with a solution to all these existed bugs in these previous versions of iOS. With the roll out of latest update, Apple is now concentrating on the development of its next update of iOS 8.4. It is expected to include the Apple’s new Music streaming service in it.