iOS 12 is the most recent operating system for Apple's iPhones and iPads. It's not a radical change from iOS 11, but it introduces a bunch of new features that could change the way you use your iPhone.
iOS 12 will be released to most people in September, but if you're willing to take a risk on pre-release software, you can download it now.
Here are 15 of the biggest changes in iOS 12:
With iOS 12, Apple is bringing another exclusive feature to iPhone X owners: personalised animated emojis that Apple calls Memoji. Like Apple's Animoji, which were also exclusive to the iPhone X, the new Memoji allow you to design your own animated emoji, which can also be controlled by your facial expressions thanks to the iPhone X's extra sensors.
Notifications are now grouped together by app and topic. Swiping will dismiss multiple notifications at the same time, and you can easily change your notification settings from the tray. More info available here.
Apple calls the feature Shortcuts. There's more information here.
While it wasn't possible before, CarPlay's software now supports Google Maps and Waze.
Screen Time's tools let you set time limits for social media apps, see a tally of how you're spending your time on your phone, and schedule some screen downtime.
That's a lot of people, but Apple makes it easy to keep track of the conversation by making the video tile of whoever is talking bigger.
These are still exclusive to the iPhone X, as Animoji require Apple's face-scanning tech.
Your old purchases will still show up, but the app's design got an overhaul.
No more having to put your phone to sleep and waking it up again to get Face ID to fire its sensors again.
This is somewhat of an unofficial hack, but you should try it out if you've wanted to add a second person to your iPhone X.
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