iPadOS 16 has new features to make iPad more intuitive, more customizable, and morecapable.
Key Features andEnhancements
iCloud Shared Photo Library
Share a photo library with yourfamily
Share a separate iCloudphotolibrary with up to five otherpeople.
Smart setup rules
Share all your past photos, or use setup tools to contribute specific photos based on start date orpeople.
Smart sharing suggestions
Contribute photos manually, or use smart features to make sharing seamless, like a switch in Camera, automatic sharing using Bluetooth proximity, and sharing suggestions in ForYou.
Collaborate on the collection
Everyone has equal permissions to add, edit, favorite, caption, anddelete.
Relive more complete memories
Enjoy shared photos in Memories, Featured Photos, and the Photoswidget.
Edit a message
You can edit a message for up to 15 minutes after sending it. Recipients will be able to see a record of edits made to the message.1
Unsend any message for up to 2 minutes after sending it.
Mark as unread
Mark messages as unread when you don’t have time to respond but want to be sure to reply to the senderlater.
Recover recently deleted messages
You can recover recently deleted messages for up to 30 days after deletingthem.2
SharePlay via Messages
Share synchronized activities like movies, music, workouts, games, and more with friends while chatting inMessages.
Shared with You API
Developers can build a Shared with You section into their app, so when someone sends you a video or article that you don’t have time to check out at the moment, it will be easy to find the next time you open the app.
Send an invitation to collaborate on a project in Messages, and everyone on the thread will automatically be added to the document, spreadsheet, or project. Compatible with Files, Keynote, Numbers, Pages, Notes, Reminders, and Safari, as well as third‑partyapps.
When someone makes an edit, you’ll see activity updates at the top of the Messages thread. Tap the updates to get back to the sharedproject.
Messages Collaboration API
Developers can integrate their app’s collaboration experiences with Messages and FaceTime, making it easy to initiate and manage collaboration from the places where you’re communicating with your collaborators.
Audio message playback
Fast-forward or rewind audio messages as you listen.
Smart search corrections
Intelligent search improves your results by correcting typos and using synonyms for your searchterms.3
Smart search suggestions
See a richer view of shared content and more from the moment you begin to search for email messages.
Missing recipients and attachments
Get notified if you forget to include an important part of your message, like an attachment or arecipient.3
Easily unsend an email message that you just sent before it reaches the recipient’sinbox.4
Schedule email to be sent at the perfectmoment.
Move sent email messages to the top of your inbox so you can quickly send afollow‑up.3
Never forget about an email that you opened but didn’t get back to. Select a date and time to have messages resurface in yourinbox.
Add rich links that give your email messages more context and details at aglance.
Easily identify authenticated email messages with BIMI (Brand Indicators for Message Identification) verified brand iconography.
Shared Tab Groups
Share a set of tabs with friends. Everyone can add their own tabs and see the Tab Group update instantly as you work together.
Tab Group start pages
Tab Groups have dedicated start pages that you can customize with a background image andfavorites.
Pinned tabs in Tab Groups
Customize your Tab Groups with pinned tabs for eachgroup.
New web extension APIs
Enables developers to create more kinds of Safari webextensions.
Web push notifications
Adds support for opt‑in notifications on iPadOS. Coming in2023.
See available extensions from your other devices listed in Safari preferences. Once installed, an extension will sync so you only have to turn it ononce.
Website settings sync
Settings you’ve set for specific websites, like page zoom and automatic Reader view, will sync acrossdevices.
Adds support for Arabic, Dutch, Indonesian, Korean, Polish, Thai, Turkish, and Vietnamese in Safari web page translation.
Web page image translation
Added support for translating text in images using LiveText.
Additional web technologies support
Gives developers more power and control over styling and layout of web pages to enable more engagingcontent.
Strong password editing
Edit strong passwords suggested by Safari to adjust for site‑specificrequirements.
Wi‑Fi passwords in Settings
Find and manage your Wi‑Fi passwords in Settings. Reference and share passwords or delete oldones.
Passkeys replace passwords with an easier and safer sign‑inmethod.
Safe from phishing
Passkeys never leave your device and are specific to the site you created them for, making it almost impossible for them to bephished.
Safe from website leaks
Your private key is never kept on a web server, so you don’t have to worry about website leaks compromising youraccounts.
Sign in on other devices
Sign in to websites or apps on other devices, including non‑Apple devices, with your saved passkey by scanning the QR code with your iPhone or iPad and using FaceID or TouchID toauthenticate.
Sync across devices
Passkeys are end‑to‑end encrypted and sync across your Apple devices through iCloudKeychain.
Resize your windows to make them the perfect size for your task. You can even move them around on the center canvas.
Focus on the app you’re working with without going full screen. The app is positioned prominently in the center, at a size that makes it easy to workwith.
Fast access to windows and apps
The window of the app you’re working in is displayed prominently in the center, and your other apps are arranged on the left side in order of recentuse.
External display support
Full external display support comes to iPadPro with the M1 chip, with resolutions up to 6K. Work with different apps on your iPad and externaldisplay.6
Access apps on external display
Access your favorite apps and the ones that you used recently from the Dock, or use AppLibrary to find the app you wantfaster.
Create overlapping windows of different sizes in a single view, giving you the control and flexibility to arrange your idealworkspace.
Group apps together
Drag and drop windows from the side or open apps from the Dock to create app sets that you can always tap to get backto.
Drag and drop between iPad and external display
Drag and drop files and windows from your iPadPro to your external display, and viceversa.
New Display Modes
Enables the 12.9‑inch iPadPro with LiquidRetinaXDR display to deliver reference color for popular color standards and videoformats.7
Reference Mode with Sidecar
Use the 12.9-inch iPadPro as a secondary reference display for your Mac.7
A new display scaling setting increases the pixel density of the display so you can view more in yourapps.8
Weather app on iPad
The Weather app comes to iPad, with a design optimized for the larger display, including immersive animations, detailed maps, and tappable forecast modules.
Severe weather notifications
Get a notification when a severe weather alert has been issued nearyou.
More weather details
Tap any module in the Weather app to reveal a deeper set of data such as hourly temperature and precipitation over the next 10days.
Enjoy thousands of variations of animated backgrounds that represent the sun position, clouds, andprecipitation.
Monitor air quality using a color‑coded scale that displays the air quality level and category. Easily see if air quality is better or worse than the previous day. View air quality on a map and see related health recommendations, pollutant breakdown, andmore.
See the most important weather information in a smart layout that adjusts to the currentconditions.
View weather maps showing precipitation, air quality, and temperature. Explore the map alongside the location view or in fullscreen.
See your friends’ play activity and achievements all in one place on the redesigned GameCenter dashboard andprofile.
Games that use GameCenter multiplayer support have SharePlay integration. You can start playing automatically with friends on a FaceTimecall.
Contacts shows your friends’ GameCenter profiles. Tap through to see what they are playing and accomplishing ingames.
LiveText in videos
Text is completely interactive in paused video frames, so you can use functions like copy and paste, lookup, and translate. LiveText works in Photos, QuickLook, Safari, andmore.
Data detected in photos and videos is actionable with a single tap. Track flights or shipments, translate foreign languages, convert currencies, andmore.
New languages for LiveText
Live Text adds recognition of Japanese, Korean, and Ukrainiantext.
Easy Shortcuts setup
You can now run shortcuts with Siri as soon as you download an app, no setuprequired.10
Automatically send messages
Skip the confirmation step when sending messages. You can enable this feature inSettings.
Emoji in texts
Insert emoji when sending messages withSiri.11
HeySiri, what can I do here?
Discover Siri capabilities in iPadOS and apps by asking “HeySiri, what can I do here?” You can also inquire about a specific app by saying, for example, “HeySiri, what can I do with iRobot?”12
Call hang up
Siri can help you to hang up a call completely hands free. Just say “HeySiri, hang up” (participants on the call will hear you). You can enable this feature in Settings.13
Expanded offline support
Siri processes more types of requests offline without an internet connection, including HomeControl (HomeKit), Intercom, andVoicemail.13
All-new Home app
The Home app has an all-new design that makes it easier to navigate, organize, view, and control all your accessories. Improvements to the underlying architecture enhance your smart home’s performance and make it more efficient andreliable.14
See your entire home at a glance in the redesigned Home tab. Rooms and favorite accessories are integrated into the app’s main tab, giving you easier access to accessories you usemost.
Categories for Lights, Climate, Security, Speakers and TVs, and Water let you quickly access all the relevant accessories organized by room, along with more detailed statusinformation.
An updated sidebar layout includes categories and rooms so you can get to themquickly.
New camera view
Up to four camera views are displayed front and center in the Home tab, and with just a scroll, you can see any additional camera views in yourhome.
Accessory tiles have been redesigned so the different accessories are more visually recognizable through shape and color. Accessories can be controlled directly from their tiles by tapping the tile’s icon, or you can tap the accessory name for more detailedcontrols.
Enhancements to the underlying architecture enable faster, more reliable performance, especially for homes with many smart accessories. Communicate with and control connected accessories more efficiently from multiple devices at the same time using the Homeapp.14
Matter is a new smart home connectivity standard that will enable compatible accessories to work together seamlessly, across platforms. Matter will allow you to choose from even more compatible smart home accessories and control them with the Home app and Siri on Appledevices.15
Improved child account setup
Set up an account for a child with the right parental controls, right from the start, including easy‑to‑use, age‑appropriate suggestions for mediarestrictions.
Device setup for kids
Use Quick Start to easily set up a new iOS or iPadOS device for your child with all the appropriate parental controls already inplace.
Screen Time requests in Messages
Screen Time requests from your kids now appear in Messages, so it’s easy to approve or decline arequest.
FamilyChecklist gives you helpful tips and suggestions like updating a child’s settings as they get older, turning on location sharing, or just reminding you that you can share your iCloud+ subscription witheveryone.
Customize toolbars to display the buttons for the actions you use most often in your apps so you can quickly accessthem.
Redesigned toolbar buttons
Revised icons make actions like look up, translate, and share, as well as navigation within apps, easier touse.
A search field appears consistently in the same location and size across apps. It’s coupled with an instant search experience that shows results as youtype.
New context menus
A context menu shows common actions such as close, save, and duplicate, making it easy to edit documents and files in apps like Pages andNumbers.
Multiselect context menus
When you select multiple items, new context menus appear that let you apply actions to all of them atonce.
Find and replace
Find and replace are available in apps across the system, including Mail, Messages, Reminders, and SwiftPlaygrounds. The search field is positioned directly above the keyboard, making it easier to find, move, and replace all instances of aword.
Undo and redo in more apps
A consistent inline undo and redo experience is available in Files, Photos, andCalendar.
Copy or drag contacts to Mail
Copy or drag contact cards to an email and easily share contactinformation.
Availability view in Calendar
When you create meetings in Calendar, a visually rich and easy‑to‑use design shows mutual availability of invitedparticipants.
Column autocomplete in Numbers
See autocomplete suggestions inline when creating tables inNumbers.
Lists in Contacts
Sort your contacts into different lists so you can easily find them later, and send email to everyone on the list atonce.
Look for duplicates and merge cards in Contacts
Contacts looks for duplicate entries and merges them into single contact cards, making it easier to find all the information about acontact.
Freeform’s canvas is perfect for diagramming new projects, aggregating important assets, or just brainstorming on a board limited only by yourimagination.
With real‑time collaboration, you can view others’ contributions as they add content and make edits, just as if you were together, standing in front of a realwhiteboard.
Freeform leverages the Messages Collaboration API so you can see updates from your collaborators right in your conversation in Messages. And you can jump on a FaceTime call with them with just a tap inFreeform.
With full support for ApplePencil, Freeform is designed to provide a great whiteboard experience. Write or draw anywhere on the canvas, then select and move your text or drawings around asneeded.
Rich multimedia support
Embed images, video, audio, PDFs, documents, and web links. You can add virtually any kind of file to the canvas and preview it inline, without leaving yourboard.
Apps need your permission before accessing the pasteboard to paste content from anotherapp.
Media streaming improvements
Stream video directly from devices that support non‑AirPlay streaming protocols without having to provide Bluetooth or local network accesspermission.
Lock Hidden and Recently Deleted albums in Photos
The Hidden and Recently Deleted albums are locked by default and can be unlocked using your iPad authentication method: FaceID, TouchID, or your passcode.
Rapid Security Response
Get important security improvements to your devices even faster. These improvements can be applied automatically between standard software updates.
This new security mode provides extreme protection for the very small number of users who face grave, targeted threats to their digital security. It further hardens your device’s defenses and strictly limits certain functions, sharply reducing the attack surface that could potentially be exploited by highly targeted mercenary spyware.
Detection Mode in Magnifier
Get rich descriptions of your surroundings with a new Magnifier mode that contains Door Detection, People Detection, and ImageDescriptions.16
Door Detection in Magnifier
Locate a door, read signs or labels around it, and get instructions for how to open thedoor.16
Combine inputs from multiple game controllers into one so your care provider or friend can support you in getting to the next level in yourgame.
Siri call hang up
You can now hang up FaceTime calls with Siri. Just say “HeySiri, hang up” (participants on the call will hear you). You can enable this feature inSettings.13
Voice Control call hang up
You can now hang up FaceTime calls with VoiceControl. Just use the voice command “hang up” when VoiceControl is turned on (participants on the call will hear you).
Hover Text on iPad
HoverText is now available on iPad. Easily read input fields, menu items, button labels, and othertext.
Beta Live Captions
Transcriptions are generated automatically in real time for users who are deaf or hard of hearing so they can follow along more easily with conversations, audio, andvideo.17
Beta Live Captions in FaceTime
See automatically transcribed dialogue integrated into your FaceTime video calls. With speaker attribution, it’s easy to follow along with group conversations.17
New accessibility options in Books
New themes and customization options such as bolding text, adjusting line, character, and word spacing, andmore.
New languages and voices for VoiceOver and Spoken Content
VoiceOver and SpokenContent are now available in over 20 additional languages and locales, including Bangla (India), Bulgarian, Catalan, Ukrainian, and Vietnamese. You can also select from dozens of new voices optimized for assistivefeatures.
Siri Announce Notifications for hearing devices
Use Siri to announce iPad notifications on your MadeforiPad hearingdevices.
Siri pause time
Adjust how long Siri waits for you to finish speaking before responding to yourrequest.
Siri support for switching auto‑answer for calls on andoff
Switch auto‑answer for FaceTime calls on or off withSiri.
Voice Control spelling mode
Dictate names, addresses, or other custom spellings letter by letter using VoiceControl spellingmode.18
Activities in Magnifier
Save your preferred Magnifier controls, including camera, brightness, contrast, filters, and more, for recurring tasks andsituations.
Additional customization options for Sound Recognition
Train iPad to listen to sounds that are specific to your environment, such as the beeping sound of an electrical appliance in your kitchen, the precise ring of the doorbell in your home, andmore.
Increased size limit
Find and download more immersive AppClips with a 50 percent larger sizelimit.
Support for Live Activities
Use Live Activities with your AppClips.
Precise location suggestions in Spotlight and Siri Suggestions widget
See nearby suggested AppClips with increased location precision in Spotlight and the SiriSuggestions widget.
The audiobook player has been redesigned with revamped player controls and a mini-player that makes it easy to keep listening as you browse the store. Continue listening to any audiobook you are previewing by purchasing the book directly in the player.
Customizable reading experience
The new reader introduces options that allow you to customize the reading experience for your needs. Choose reading themes for different environments and moods or change font, spacing, text size, and other settings.
Message and call status
See any unread messages or missed FaceTime and phone calls from friends and family, right on your Home Screen.
All-new Dictation experience
While dictating on device, you can move fluidly between voice, touch, and ApplePencil. Type with the keyboard or write with Scribble, tap in the text field, move the cursor, and insert QuickType suggestions, all without needing to stopDictation.19
Dictation inserts commas, periods, and question marks for you as youdictate.20
Insert emoji using your voice while dictating ondevice.11
Dictation in Messages text field
In Messages, the Dictation icon is now available in the text entry field.
Easily stop Dictation by tapping the new cursorpopover.
Five new bilingual dictionaries are available: Bangla–English, Czech–English, Finnish–English, Hungarian–English, and Turkish–English.
Handoff in FaceTime
Move FaceTime calls seamlessly from your iPad to your iPhone or Mac, and vice versa. When you hand off a call, your connected Bluetooth headset transitions to the new devicesimultaneously.
SharePlay app discovery
See which of your installed apps support SharePlay and open them from the FaceTime controls, or browse new experiences you can share with friends from the AppStore.
When you’re collaborating in Files, Keynote, Numbers, Pages, Notes, Reminders, Safari, and supported third-party apps, you can start a FaceTime call with your collaborators with atap.
Beta Live Captions in FaceTime
See automatically transcribed dialogue integrated into your FaceTime video calls. With speaker attribution, it’s easy to follow along with group conversations.17
Navigation buttons make file‑related actions more organized and easier to find and let you skip up nestedfolders.
Sorting file types are located right on the column headers, making it easier to find what you’re lookingfor.
Enhanced Open and Save panel
The Files app offers a unified view of Open and Save menus, which makes it easy to save files with related files and rename folders inline to better organize your files. A sidebar shows your external drive and cloud providers in a single place so you can open your files from anylocation.
Change file extensions
Change file extensions with the rename feature.
View folder size
Shows you the storage size of a folder and all enclosed folders and files.
Home Screen page suggestions
iPadOS suggests Home Screen pages with apps and widgets that are most relevant to the Focus you’re settingup.
Set boundaries within Apple apps like Calendar, Mail, Messages, and Safari to draw boundaries for each Focus you enable. For example, choose a set of TabGroups to show up in Safari while in the WorkFocus, or hide your work calendar when you’re using the PersonalFocus.
Focus filter API
With the new Focus filter API, developers can use the signal that you’re using to enable Focus to hide distractingcontent.
Have a Focus turn on automatically at a set time or location or while using a certainapp.
Get started with Focus with a personalized setup experience for eachoption.
Allow and silence list
When you’re setting up a Focus, select apps and people you want to receive notifications from by either allowing them or silencingthem.
Hide My Email in apps
Hide My Email is integrated directly into QuickType keyboard suggestions, so you can keep your personal email address private in third‑party apps.
Custom Email Domain
Share your custom domain with people outside your FamilySharing group, purchase a new domain, or enable catch‑all aliases right from iCloudMailsettings.
Choose your term of address
Choose your term of address for Canadian French, European French, Italian, and Brazilian Portuguese to make your device feel more personal. In Language & Region settings you can choose how you would like to be addressed throughout the system: feminine, masculine, orneuter.
New Shuangpin layout
An additional layout called Changyong is now available for Shuangpinusers.
QuickPath for Traditional Chinese
QuickPath is now supported for typing Traditional Chinese usingPinyin.
Users can now input Cantonese words and phrases using Jyutping and other phoneticmethods.
Sichuanese dialect support
Type words and phrases in Sichuanese more easily when using the Simplified ChinesePinyinkeyboard.
New languages for autocorrect
Autocorrect supports three new languages: English (New Zealand), English (South Africa), andKazakh.
New languages for emoji search
Search for emoji in 19 new languages including Albanian, Armenian, Azeri, Bangla, Burmese, Estonian, Filipino, Georgian, Icelandic, Khmer, Lao, Latvian, Lithuanian, Marathi, Mongolian, Punjabi, Tamil, Urdu, and Uzbek(Latin).
New languages for keyboard layouts
New languages supported are Apache, Dzongkha, Samoan, and Yiddish, and the English Dvorak keyboard is nowavailable.
Plan a driving route with multiple stops on your iPad and it will automatically sync to your iPhone when you’re ready togo.
See how much your journey will cost with transitfares.
More sticker poses
Memoji stickers include six new expressiveposes.
All Memoji stickers can be used as contact pictures, and there are three new contact sticker poses to choosefrom.
Choose from 17 new and updated hairstyles, including new curly styles, updates to tight curl styles, box braids, and boxerbraids.
Style your Memoji with abonnet.
Choose from more nose options when you customize yourMemoji.
More neutral lip colors
Customize your Memoji with more options for a neutral lipcolor.
Keep track with favorites
Keep track of the artists you care about most with new music notifications and improvedrecommendations.
Songs identified with MusicRecognition in ControlCenter now sync with the Shazam app.
Hey Siri, what’s this song?
Songs identified with Siri now sync with the Shazam app and MusicRecognition in ControlCenter.
Follow your favorite teams, leagues, and athletes in AppleNews. Customize your MySports feed to see the latest stories, watch highlights, and get scores, schedules, and standings for the teams and leagues youlove.
Get more in‑depth coverage from your local city and top newspapers with homepages.
More local news
Local news is available in more markets, and you can find local stories in TopStories and the Todaywidget.
Quickly access the channels and topics you care about most with a customizable Favorites group in thesidebar.
Enhanced Smart Folders
Automatically organize notes in a SmartFolder based on powerful new filters. Create rules for Date Created, Date Modified, Shared, Mentions, Checklists, Attachments, Folder, QuickNotes, PinnedNotes, and Lockednotes.
Lock with passcode
Encrypt locked notes end‑to‑end with your iPadpasscode.
Notes grouped by date
Notes are grouped by chronological categories like Today and Yesterday for easy reference in your list and galleryviews.
Shapes and arrows
Insert simple shapes like boxes and arrows into the drawing area using your finger or ApplePencil.
Add typed text in editable text boxes within the drawing area of yournote.
Screenshots in Quick Note
Add screenshots to your QuickNote with a tap from the share menu.
Select handwriting in a note and automatically straighten it for neater writtennotes.
Rotate images added to the drawingarea.
Collaborate with a link
Share notes that allow anyone with the link tojoin.
Filter by any or all
Choose whether to filter for any or all of the criteria in a SmartFolder or the TagBrowser.
Write or draw in Notes with Watercolor, Monoline or Fountain.
Photos identifies duplicate photos in Albums > Utilities so you can quickly clean up yourlibrary.
Lock Hidden and Recently Deleted albums
The Hidden and RecentlyDeleted albums are locked by default and can be unlocked using your iPad authentication method: FaceID, TouchID, or yourpasscode.
Copy and paste edits
Copy the edits you’ve made to a photo and paste them onto another photo — or a batch ofphotos.
Sort people alphabetically
Sort your People albumalphabetically.
Undo and redo edits
Undo and redo multiple edit steps in yourphotos.
Tap to restart a video in Memories
When a video is playing in a memory, tap to restart the video and play it from the beginning while the music continues toplay.
New memory types
New memory types for This Day in History and children playing.
Turn off featured content
Disable Memories and FeaturedPhotos from appearing in Photos and in the Photoswidget.
Designed for iPad
New, customizable sidebar menu designed specifically for iPad. Find the right podcast and browse the catalog with improvednavigation.
Pin your favorite lists to get to themquickly.
Save a list as a template to reuse it for routines, packing lists, and more. Create a link to publish and share a template with others, or download templates that others haveshared.
Completed Smart List
View all your completed reminders in one place, along with details like time ofcompletion.
Improved Scheduled and Today Lists
Time- and date-based grouping makes it easier to view and add reminders. The TodayList is grouped by Morning, Afternoon, and Tonight to help divide your day. The ScheduledList has new week and month groups to help with longer‑termorganization.
Improved list groups
Tap a group to see a combined view of the lists and reminders itcontains.
Notifications in shared lists
Get notifications when tasks are added to or completed in your sharedlists.
Create bullets and underline, bold, or strike through text when adding notes to yourreminders.
Filter by any or all
Choose whether to filter for any or all of the criteria in a CustomSmartList or the TagBrowser.
Write your favorite emoji using ApplePencil, and Scribble will automatically convert it to anemoji.
Access and customize AirPods features and settings in one place. When AirPods are connected, an AirPods menu will appear at the top of Settings.
Known Networks editing
The Known Networks list in Wi-Fi settings lets you delete known networks and quickly view network information.
Improved Siri Suggestions
Recents searches allow you to quickly revisit a result. SiriSuggestions now consider your context, so you can do things faster like navigating to your next meeting or checking the status of your upcomingflight.
Image search in more apps
Spotlight uses information from images in Messages, Notes, and Files to enable searching by locations, people, scenes, or even things in the images, like text, a dog, or acar.21
Use Spotlight to quickly take action. Start a timer, turn on a Focus, find the name of a song with Shazam, run any shortcut, and more. Search for an app’s name to see shortcuts available for the app, or create your own using the Shortcutsapp.
Expanded rich results
Receive rich results when searching for businesses and sports leagues andteams.
See the date for a company’s upcoming earnings report and add it to yourcalendar.
Create multiple custom watchlists to organize the tickers you follow. Group symbols using any criteria you choose, such as sector, asset type, ownership status, andmore.
New widget options
Use a new two‑column layout in the medium‑size and large Stocks widgets to see even moresymbols.
DriverKit provides developers with a modern, secure way to build support for audio, USB, and PCI hardware devices connected toiPad.
Virtual memory swap
iPad storage can be used to expand the available memory for all apps and delivers up to 16gigabytes of memory for the most demandingapps.22
New system languages include Bulgarian andKazakh.
You can now access collections by theme andinterest.
Translate text around you using the camera in the Translate app. Pause the view to get translations overlaid on text in a photo and zoom in to get a closer look, or translate text in photos from your Photoslibrary.23
The Translate app and system‑wide translation add support for Turkish, Thai, Vietnamese, Polish, Indonesian, andDutch.
Sports: Live Updates on Lock Screen
When you can’t watch your favorite sports matchups, LiveActivities allow you to follow along right on your LockScreen with scores and play byplay.
Visual Look Up
Lift subject from background
Lift the subject from an image or isolate the subject by removing the background. This works in Photos, Screenshot, QuickLook, Safari, andmore.23
New domains for Visual Look Up
Visual Look Up adds recognition of birds, insects, andstatues.24
Buy with ApplePay and split the purchase into four equal repayments, spread over sixweeks with no interest and no added fees.25