IOS 12, watchOS 5, and tvOS 12 are now available for everyone

Noel Cummings
September 18, 2018

But I'm happy to report that iOS 12 has no performance related issues whatsoever and devices as old as iPhone 5s feel way better than before. On an iPhone 6 Plus that's running on normal peak performance, you can expect up to 70% faster camera launches and up to 50% faster keyboard display when you tap on a text input field.

Everything we know about the incoming iOS 12 update can be read below.

Continue reading to learn about new features in iOS 12, compatible devices, how to download iOS 12, and more!

Apple has improved AR in this update, and claims users can enjoy an "even more realistic mix of the virtual and real world with support for image detection and tracking, making it possible to detect 3D objects and automatically apply reflections".

ARKit 2.0 also offers new features such as shared experiences that let two people see the same AR environment on separate devices, and persistence, which allows AR experiences to be saved across multiple sessions. Apart from the obvious features that are listed on Apple's website (which you can check out here) there are certain things that you will find in the iOS 12 changelog only. Older iPhone users, can check out our guide for instructions here: How To Hard Reboot / Restart Your iPhone, iPad Or iPod touch.

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iOS 12, like many other previous iOS updates, is a major update for your iPhone.

Photos Apple's native photo application is getting smarter with the latest iOS 12 update. Sadly, the app took a lot of messing around with to get anything close to an accurate measurement.

But if you've been on the iOS 12 beta program for the last few months, the update to iOS 12 for the general population brings a rare opportunity to downgrade easily. Instead of seeing a long list of notifications iOS 12 now groups them for you -not just by the app but also by topic and thread. This new feature bars notifications from appearing on the lock screen.

Despite nothing that really wows people, iOS 12 received largely positive reviews.

But one problem Apple users face year and year out is the ability to quickly download new iOS software.

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This update can take a while so make sure you don't need to use your phone for anything important before hitting the download button. The phone will check for the update and notify you to download and install.

If you want to use your voice to check the weather through the popular Carrot app, the developers now include 18 different voice control options to do just that.

Productivity and note-taking app Evernote is also taking advantage.

You'll also want to be on the lookout for bugs and keep an eye on your device's performance in key areas like battery life, Wi-Fi and Bluetooth connectivity.

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