TOP TINY iOS 16 Features You Might Have Missed

Share:facebookinstagramwhatsapp
google-follow
By Anuja Koul | 
Updated: 15th Sep 2022 18:11 IST

Table Of Contents

  • 1
    Top Tiny iOS 16 features
    • 1. Sideways Face ID
    • 2. Lock screen customisation
    • 3. Battery percentage
    • 4. Widgets Galore
    • 5. Keyboard katchup
    • 6. WiFi password
    • 7. Photos & privacy
    • 8. Camera
    • 9. Turn your iPhone into Webcam
  • 2
    Bonus features
  • 3
    Final words

Highlights of the Story

  • iOS 16 is now available to iOS users and was released on September 12, 2022.
  • You can customise the lock screen with different widgets, check the WiFi password, and so on.
  • In the article, we’ve shared the top tiny iOS 16 features that you might have missed.

At the recent FarOut event, Apple also announced the release date of the iOS 16 software upgrade. With this significant upgrade, iOS users got some exciting features like they can customise their lock screen, being allowed to see WiFi passwords, and even users can see the battery percentage on the screen now! So, here in this article, we’ll discuss the top tiny iOS 16 features that will blow your mind and take you to the next level of experience. 

Let’s explore the top 10 hidden iOS 16 features you might have missed!

Also read: Android 13 Vs Android 12 Comparison: OxygenOS 13 Top New Features

Top Tiny iOS 16 features

1. Sideways Face ID

If you’re an iPhone user, you know very well that the iphone unlocks when you rightly hold it in front of your face. However, now with the iOS update, users can use this feature in landscape mode. But what’s the big deal here? Since its debut, the iPad’s Face ID technology has enabled landscape unlock; the iPhone has always been an odd exception in this area. Unfortunately, Apple claims that not all iPhone models that can run iOS 16 will be supported with the inclusion of landscape Face ID iPhone. There isn’t yet a list of iPhone models that are supported. Moreover, these features will be available on iPhone 13.

2. Lock screen customisation

With the iOS 16 software update, you’ll be getting a dynamic lock screen customisation feature. If you’re a developer or use a public beta, they will know better that the dynamic lock screen customisation is an exciting feature. Users can save live weather and make it a lock screen. Also, there are several options available to choose from. Long press and swipe, and the brand new lock screen appear instantly. 

Also read: OxygenOS 12 Vs ColorOS 12 Software Comparison – 9RT Vs Reno 8 Pro

3. Battery percentage

The battery percentage feature is unbelievable. However, this feature came to default in the previous iPhone, but it was fine. But with the notched iPhone X, Apple has decided to remove this feature. Moreover, with the iOS 16 update, this feature is again introduced to the latest iPhones. Furthermore, battery percentage features will not be available on iPhone 12mini, iPhone 13 mini, iPhone 11, and iPhone XR. 

4. Widgets Galore

Widget is one of my favourite features on the iPhone and is now available on the lock screen of the iPhone too. Also, you can add different widgets to the different lock screens. Furthermore, you’ll be impressed to know that you can now place the widgets on the bottom side of the phone. 

5. Keyboard katchup

No doubt, the keyboard experience of the iPhone is impressive. However, now users can enable the features and feel the vibration in the sound & haptics section. You can also use voice type and send emojis by voice typing. 

6. WiFi password

When it comes to Android, you can check the password as its being saved on the phone, or you can generate the QR code and check the WiFi password. However, on the iPhone, this feature was not available. But now, with the iOS 16 update, you can check the WiFi password by clicking on the password in the setting section.

7. Photos & privacy

The Hidden album in the iOS 16 Photos app cannot be accessed without biometric verification using Face ID.

8. Camera

There are no significant changes with the iOS 16 update regarding the camera. However, there is a slight change in the zoom. Furthermore, you can translate text through a camera app. 

9. Turn your iPhone into Webcam

iPhone users will now be able to enjoy a high-quality wireless experience by using their iPhone as a Mac webcam. Additionally, users may enable Desk View, which is highly beneficial for presentations.

Bonus features

  1. Live text on Videos: Now, you can extract text from the videos.
  2. Remove background from any photo: users can remove the background from the photos they wish to.
  3. Merge duplicate contacts.
  4. Fitness app on the phone.
  5. Undo E-mails
  6. Hangup calls with Siri.
  7. Copy and delete screenshots.

Final words

So, these are some amazing features iPhone users will get with the iOS 16 upgrade. It feels alive, which means the iOS is slowly and steadily improving. Some features like turning iPhone into a webcam, changing calls from iPhone to Mac and so on are the most liked features you’ll be getting with this update. We liked some of the features very much and hoped you liked them too. 

Also read: Samsung Galaxy Z Fold 4 Quick Review: Know 5 Surprising Upgrades Here!

Thinking about purchasing a new phone? To get the best resale value and doorstep services? Sell old phone online on Cashify. Additionally, you can recycle old phone online  from the convenience of your home and promptly receive the cash!



Comments

Featured Videos

  • Living A Life Of Chaos With iPhone 14 Pro
    Since we began using the Apple iPhone 14 Pro, we’ve encountered various issues and most of which are related to iOS 16. Several issues that we’ve faced are related to notifications, Always-on -display, battery life and wallpaper. Until these issues are officially fixed, we will have to live with them. We tried to tackle some of…
    31st Oct 2022
  • OnePlus 9RT Alternatives To Buy In India Under Rs 45,000
    The OnePlus 9RT, a T upgrade, was out this year, although it’s only available in price-sensitive areas like China and India. The OnePlus 9RT has superior cameras, including a 50MP primary sensor, a little more prominent display, a premium design, good battery/charging and a more effective Snapdragon 888 CPU. Overall, this smartphone looks excellent with…
    28th Oct 2022
  • iPhone 14 Pro Vs iPhone 13 Pro Vs iPhone 12 Pro Camera Comparison
    We’ll discuss the overall camera setup & quality of the iPhone 14 Pro Vs iPhone 13 Pro Vs iPhone 12 Pro in the article. All of these phones come with a triple-camera setup. However, you might find some significant upgrades in the iPhone 14 Pro. Let’s find out the details about the camera quality of…
    7th Oct 2022
  • Moto Edge 30 Pro Vs iQOO 9T Comparison: Which One To Buy?
    The year 2022 is known as the year of the launch of many flagship smartphones. However, there is quite a decent competition between the phones in the price segment of Rs 50,000, and even there are too many options to choose from. Here in this article, we’ll compare the Moto Edge 30 Pro Vs IQOO…
    6th Oct 2022
  • iQOO 9T Vs OnePlus 9RT Full Comparison: Which One To Buy?
    We will discuss the iQOO 9T Vs OnePlus 9RT comparison in the article. Both phones come with the same price tag. In addition, both of these phones come with impressive specs and features. However, there exist some significant differences too. To know these differences, let’s explore the article and know which one to choose among the iQOO 9T &…
    27th Sep 2022

You May Also Read

Vivo Mobile Phones With 4000mAh Battery Price List
Vivo Mobile Phones With 4000mAh Battery Price List
Vivo has launched some of the best handsets in 2022 with great specs and features. One such important feature for a smartphone user is the size of the battery of their smartphone. Some people change their smartphones only because they are looking for a phone with a larger battery. We have made a list of…

New Launches

Infinix Hot 20 5G
Infinix Hot 20 5G
Starting from:
₹11,999
Infinix Hot 20 Play
Infinix Hot 20 Play
Starting from:
₹8,999
Elephone U3H
Elephone U3H
Starting from:
₹13,998
Lava Blaze 5G
Lava Blaze 5G
Starting from:
₹10,999
DOOGEE S96 GT
DOOGEE S96 GT
Starting from:
₹38,850