iOS 16 tips that will change your iPhone experience FOREVER!

    iPhone users can enhance their experience with these iOS 16 features. Check out some of these exciting ones.
    By: HT TECH
    | Updated on: Nov 21 2022, 19:45 IST
    Have the new iPhone 14 Pro? These iOS 16.1 features will blow your mind
    iOS 16.1
    1/5 1. Live Activities Live Activities has been introduced to iOS which displays your current live activities such as a cab ride, a sports game or your scheduled flight and more, in real time. The feature especially well with the Dynamic Island feature as it transitions to the new notch when the iPhone 14 Pro is unlocked. (Apple)
    iPhone 14 Pro Max
    2/5 2. Dynamic Battery Percentage Although battery percentage was brought back with the iOS 16 first release, it was a disappointment as the battery drain only changed the percentage, often causing confusion as the battery logo in the background remained unchanged. Now with the iOS 16.1 update, the battery icon, along with the percentage will adjust in real time, according to your battery drainage. (Amritanshu / HT Tech)
    iPhone 12 Mini
    3/5 3. Clean Energy Charging If you've already installed the iOS 16.1 update, there’s a new battery option visible in the Battery Settings called Clean Energy Charging. Only available in the US right now, this feature lets your iPhone 14 Pro detect and utilize a lower carbon emission electricity option if available, thus reducing your carbon footprint. (Pixabay)
    iOS 16.1
    4/5 4. Shared iCloud Photo Library Sharing photos with your friends and family just became a lot easier! Apple has finally brought the shared iCloud Photo Library feature with the iOS 16.1 release, allowing up to 6 users to share one photo library (Pixabay)
    Apple Fitness
    5/5 5. Apple Fitness+ without Apple Watch Apple’s Fitness+ app only worked with the Apple Watch until now, leaving users without an Apple Watch disappointed. However, there’s good news as Apple has finally brought out the feature which will let you track all your fitness activities without needing an Apple Watch. (Apple )
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    If you have updated your iPhone with iOS 16, then you should check these cool features. (Unsplash)

    All iPhone users, who are eligible to get the latest iOS 16 update, should tap on the update button now! Whether you are using the iPhone X, iPhone 11, iPhone 12, iPhone 13, or the latest iPhone14 series smartphones, you will be amazed to know that the iOS 16 update will provide you with some really amazing features that will change your experience forever for the better. From customizing the lockscreen of the iPhone, and adding haptic feedback while typing, to unsend sent messages - there are a bundle of new iOS 16 features for your iPhone. Check out these cool iOS 16 features.

    iOS 16 features for your iPhone

    iPhone lockscreen customization

    One of the most highlighted features of the latest iOS 16 is the addition of a customizable lock screen. You can personalise the lockscreen while adding wallpaper, customizing the colours and fonts, layering photos in front of the clock, and much more. All you need to do is touch and hold the Lock Screen until the Customize button appears and select one of the wallpaper options to select it as your Lock Screen. You can even swipe left or right to change the colour filters, patterns, and fonts that complement each other.

    Customize your iPhone notification style

    You can turn the notification style on your iPhone exactly the way that you want it. You can go with the classic list format which most iPhone users use to check notifications else, these notifications can simply appear in the form of numbers, which is the count of notifications. Don't worry, changing these notification styles can be done in simple steps.

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    Add a widget to your lockscreen

    Now, you can even add a widget to your lockscreen of the iPhone. Tap on a widget which will bring you directly to the app linked to it. You can even add widgets with information that you need from your lock screens such as weather updates, calendar events, top headlines, and more.

    Haptic Feedback for iPhone keyboard

    This amazing trick will allow you to feel tiny vibrations on your fingertips every single time you press a key on your iPhone's keyboard. The haptic feedback comes with a subtle effect to enhance your typing experience.

    Secure your files

    With iOS 16, the Hidden and Recently Deleted albums are locked by default and can be unlocked using your iPhone authentication method: Face ID, Touch ID or your passcode to keep it safe and secure.

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    First Published Date: 21 Nov, 19:34 IST
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