iOS 14 and the rest already available. The 5+1 TOP novelties of each one — 2022

It's official. Apple has released iOS 14, iPadOS 14, watchOS 7, and tvOS 14 for all devices compatible with these versions. The new operating systems arrive after spending the summer months in beta version after their announcement at the last WWDC 2020. In this article we will tell you what their five most outstanding novelties are, as well as the compatible equipment and a link so that you know everything in full what they offer.

Note: This news was originally released at 7:00 p.m. Spanish time, the expected launch time for the new operating systems. Finally the versions came out around 21:45 Spanish time.

First of all, what about macOS Big Sur?

Before proceeding to talk about the rest of the operating systems, you may be interested to know what happens with macOS 11, also known as Big Sur. We have not mentioned this version of the Mac operating system because it's not available yet. Its development process follows a different path than the rest of the software, so it will be delayed for several more weeks. It is expected that in the month of october may already be available.



Highlights of iOS 14

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    Widgets on all screens. You may have already heard about it and it is that iOS 14 brings with it a new way of designing the screens of our iPhone, with redesigned widgets that can be placed anywhere. App LibraryThe App Library. A new section is added to the right with the aim of automatically and intelligently grouping the applications stored on our iPhone. Something outstanding in this regard is that applications can be removed from normal screens without having to be uninstalled, having access to them from this new screen. Picture-in-Picture for videos.Now you can enjoy movies, series and videos on your iPhone while you do other things on the system in a small window. Of course, on platforms like YouTube it is not enabled, although it is expected to be added to premium subscribers. Siri and calls are no longer in the way.Until iOS 13 it was tedious to invoke the assistant or receive a call, since it occupied the entire screen. In iOS 14 Siri occupies only a small part of the screen and calls pop up in a banner at the top when the iPhone is unlocked. Native translator.Although it still does not reach the level of other popular translators, Apple Translate works very well on the device and integrates perfectly with Siri. Compatible iPhones:iPhone 6s, iPhone 6s Plus, iPhone SE (1ª y 2ª generación), iPhone 7, iPhone 7 Plus, iPhone 8, iPhone 8 Plus, iPhone X, iPhone XS, iPhone XS Max, iPhone XR, iPhone 11, iPhone 11 Pro, iPhone 11 Pro Max.

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The best of iPadOS 14

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    New interface in native apps. For example, Photos and Files now have a left sidebar that makes browsing between folders more comfortable, making everything more accessible. Improvements in writing with Apple Pencil.Now you can draw geometric shapes with the stylus and have them automatically corrected, leaving a better result. It is also possible to type text manually and have it converted to normal text, and this is available in other parts of the system where there are text boxes that theoretically should be typed into. Gaming mouse and keyboard compatibility.That iPads integrate so well with mice and keyboards not only serves to navigate or write, but in some games such as Apple Arcade they can serve as controls during games. New Siri interface and calls.As in iOS 14, the Apple assistant and calls no longer interrupt the actions that we are carrying out with the iPad, since they now occupy a minimal part of the interface. Search improvements.With an interface very similar to that of Macs, the iPadOS search box improves by including all kinds of universal searches. iPad compatible : iPad (5th, 6th, 7th and 8th generation), iPad mini (4th and 5th generation), iPad Air (2nd, 3rd and 4th generation), and iPad Pro (all models).

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Most relevant features of watchOS 7

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    New spheres.Something common in each version and to which this year some highlights with flag colors or the possibility of putting Animojis are added. Hand washing notices.If there is something fundamental during the COVID-19 pandemic, it is to maintain good hand hygiene and in this version we find (with the exception of Series 3) a 15-second counter that is activated when it is detected that we wash our hands. Likewise, notices are added as a reminder when we enter the house and we have not washed our hands. Sleep analysis.Despite the fact that some data that is in third-party apps is missing, the Apple Watch already has a native app capable of monitoring our sleep at night and offering results when we wake up. Share spheres easily.It is now possible to quickly and easily share our spheres with their respective complications with our friends. In addition, it will be possible to install those of third parties in an equally simple way. New dance training.Regulars dancing any type of discipline will be pleasantly surprised to see how the Apple Watch can already record this activity as a workout. Apple Watch compatible: Apple Watch Series 3, Apple Watch Series 4, Apple Watch Series 5, Apple Watch Series 6 y Apple Watch SE.

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Few, but interesting new features of tvOS 14

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    Connect two pairs of headphones. It is only available on Apple TV 4K, as they are the ones with Bluetooth 5.0 technology, which is what allows you to connect two pairs of headphones with this technology, such as AirPods. Videos in 4K.It will finally be possible on the Apple TV 4K to enjoy YouTube in this resolution, something that was absurdly not possible in tvOS 13. The same goes for the iPhone or iPad videos that we play here via AirPlay. Picture-in-Picture.As in iOS, the possibility of being able to view video content in a small window while browsing the Apple TV interface has been added. New Control Center. This section that can be opened by pressing and holding the upper right button of the remote has been redesigned, being able to find some more accessible functions. Improvements with HomeKit devices.The home automation accessories that we have can finally be managed with an Apple TV from tvOS 14. Compatible Apple TVs:Apple TV HD y Apple TV 4K.

And these are the main novelties of each operating system that can now be installed . Remember to have some patience if you are downloading it shortly after it is released, as the servers will be collapsed.