CUPERTINO, California—September 10, 2013—Apple® these days introduced iOS 7, that includes a fully redesigned surprising new person interface, shall be to be had beginning Wednesday, September 18 to iPhone®, iPad® and iPod contact® customers as a unfastened instrument replace. iOS 7 has loads of significant new options, together with Keep watch over Middle, Notification Middle, stepped forward Multitasking, AirDrop®, enhanced Footage, Safari®, Siri® and introduces iTunes Radio℠, a unfastened Web radio provider according to the song you pay attention to on iTunes®. As well as, iOS 7 has been engineered with deep technical and design integration with each iPhone 5s and iPhone 5c.
“iOS 7 is totally redesigned with a wholly new person interface and over 200 new options, so it’s like getting a brand spanking new instrument, however one that may nonetheless be in an instant acquainted to our customers,” stated Craig Federighi, Apple’s senior vice chairman of Device Engineering. “Subsequent month we’ll be transport our 700 millionth iOS instrument, and we’re thinking about what our loads of hundreds of iOS builders are doing to carry nice new options to their apps.”
Apple engineered iOS 7 to take complete benefit of the complicated 64-bit applied sciences in iPhone 5s, together with the local 64-bit kernel, libraries and drivers. All of the integrated apps had been re-engineered for 64-bit, and iOS 7 supplies a continuing developer transition with Xcode® beef up and the power to run each 32-bit and 64-bit apps. iOS 7 additionally supplies deep integration with the brand new Contact ID™ sensor and takes complete benefit of the brand new iSight® digital camera sensor to permit new options like automated symbol stabilization, Burst Mode and Slo-Mo video with 120 fps. Mixed with the brand new Digicam App in iOS 7, iPhone 5s supplies as much as two-times quicker auto-focus, quicker photograph seize and higher dynamic vary. iOS 7 is designed to enrich the pretty exteriors of iPhone 5c, with matching wallpapers and translucency that raise the colour via all of the enjoy.
- Keep watch over Middle, which will give you fast get admission to to the controls you need in a single handy position with only one swipe from the ground of your display;
- Notification Middle, now to be had from the Lock display so you’ll be able to see your entire notifications with a easy swipe, and the brand new Lately characteristic will give you an at-a-glance view of your day with a abstract of the vital main points equivalent to climate, visitors, conferences and occasions;
- stepped forward Multitasking that provides customers the power to modify between their apps in a extra visible and intuitive manner, and iOS 7 can pay consideration to which apps you employ maximum and routinely assists in keeping your content material up-to-the-minute within the background;
- AirDrop, a wholly new method to briefly and simply proportion content material with other people close by;
- new Digicam app filters so you’ll be able to upload real-time photograph results, a sq. digital camera possibility, and you’ll be able to briefly and simply transfer between your 4 cameras—video, photograph, sq. and landscape—with only a swipe;
- a redesigned Footage app that introduces Moments, a brand new method to routinely arrange your pictures and movies according to time and placement;
- full-screen surfing with Safari’s new redesigned person interface, the brand new good seek box is helping simplify looking, and there’s a brand new view to your bookmarks and your Safari tabs;
- Siri with new female and male voices,* Twitter seek integration, Wikipedia integration and Bing internet looking throughout the app; and
- iTunes Radio, a unfastened Web radio provider that includes over 200 stations and an unbelievable catalog of song from the iTunes Retailer®, blended with options best iTunes can ship.**
Further new iOS 7 options come with a brand new In finding My iPhone Activation Lock, that calls for your Apple ID and password ahead of you’ll be able to flip off In finding My iPhone, erase knowledge or re-activate a tool after it’s been remotely erased; FaceTime® audio for top of the range calls over a knowledge community; and new ringtones, alarms, indicators and machine sounds.
iPhone, iPad and iPod contact consumers have get admission to to the innovative App Retailer℠, which gives greater than 900,000 apps in 155 nations world wide. iOS 7 now options Common Apps Close to Me, a brand new method to to find apps according to your present location, and iOS 7 will routinely stay your apps up-to-the-minute. Greater than 50 billion apps had been downloaded from the App Retailer so far, providing consumers an unbelievable vary of apps in 23 classes, together with newspapers and magazines in Newsstand, video games and leisure, trade, information, sports activities, well being and health and shuttle.
iOS 7 shall be to be had as a unfastened instrument replace beginning on Wednesday, September 18 for iPhone four and later, iPad 2 and later, iPad mini and iPod contact (5th era). Some options will not be to be had on all merchandise.
*US English, French and German shall be to be had with the release of iOS 7. Further languages shall be added over the years.
**iTunes Radio shall be to be had with the release of iOS 7 in the United States.