Apple released, on Tuesday (24), the download of iOS 13.1, the first update of iOS 13 since the release of the operating system last Thursday (19). Among the changes that come to the iPhone system are the return of functions such as shortcut automations and route sharing in the Maps application, which were present in the software testing phase, as well as adjustments to dynamic backgrounds. O update also fixed several security holes.
The release coincides with the arrival of iPadOS version 13.1, iOS-specific derivation for the Apple tablet. The system, which was born in the 13th edition of the company's mobile platform, features a number of features that draw attention to streamlining workflow and enhance the experience of users migrating from computers to the iPad. Also today came the tvOS 13, software that runs on Apple TV.
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Available for models starting with iPhone 6S, iOS 13.1 brings back the shortcuts app's automation feature, which was removed in the previous version of the system. With the function, it is possible to configure the device to perform certain actions in specific situations, such as launching an application. fitness entering the gym or calling a contact at a particular time.
Another feature that returned to the iPhone system was the sharing of routes in Maps. The feature allows users to send the estimated arrival time to friends or family after routes to a specific location are entered.
Among the indicated functions, in turn, is the volume indicator, which now shows which device the user is adjusting the sound level. When changing the volume of the AirPods, for example, a headset cone will be displayed. In iOS 13.1, HomeKit icons and dynamic wallpapers have also been redesigned. O update also lets you see which apps have been installed from Apple's app testing platform, TestFlight.
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The AirDrop also received news, but only for owners of the iPhone 11, 11 Pro and 11 Pro Max. The new smartphones, which feature ultra-wideband technology for space recognition, can locate other Apple devices that have the same U1 chip. Starting with iOS 13.1, you can streamline AirDrop file sharing by pointing your iPhone to the iPhone of another user you want to prioritize.
It is noteworthy that the update also fixed some security holes in the iPhone system. It is not yet known whether Apple has fixed the breach that allowed access to the phone's contact list even if it was password protected or biometric protected. The vulnerability exposed email, phone numbers, addresses, and other data. Another mistake, discovered by Reddit users, could expose credit card data to random people.
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To download the latest version of Apple's system, users must go to Settings> General> Software Update. As this is a major update, the download may take some time, depending on the speed of the connection. recommended to have more than half of the battery charged and to be connected to a Wi-Fi network.
The new version comes less than a week after the release of iOS 13, which has brought up features so far on Apple devices such as night mode, the ability to take street walks with the Maps app and the data saving mode. furniture.