Apple will release new releases at a rapid pace this spring iOSUpdates and this is definitely not the least. It’s now iOS 14.6 and iPadOS 14.6, and they’re now available to everyone. Although the update is not as big as the previous one, iOS 14.6 brings some new features.
iOS 14.6 Available: These are the new features
IOS 14.6 and iPadOS 14.6 experienced a relatively short test period. In just over a month, Apple has released three betas and one candidate version. So the number of new functions Apple had to test was limited. These are the main new features in iOS 14.6:
# 1 Setup for Apple Music Lossless and Dolby Atmos
In June, Apple will launch Lossless audio and Dolby Atmos for Apple Music. Then you listen to the appropriate devices Apple Music With the highest possible sound quality. Dolby Atmos provides a more spacious sound, with audio not only coming from the left and right, but also from the top, bottom and back. For lossless audio (higher quality streaming), you need at least iOS 14.6. Read also Frequently asked questions about lossless audio in Apple Music.
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# 2 Betaalde podcasts on Apple’s Podcasts app
As announced at the April 2021 event, the an Apple The podcast app now supports paid podcasts. This isn’t an all-in-one subscription: Podcast creators can decide for themselves whether to offer episodes for a fee. For example, you can listen without an ad or there is exclusive content for those who want to pay for it. Also read our article about the Apple Podcast And plans for 2021.
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# 3 Support for the new Apple Watch face
Although the new watch face was added in watchOS 7.5, you also need iOS 14.6 to set it up from iPhone. This is the 2021 version of the Pride watch face. There are two versions: a full screen version and a round version with Multiples. The dial matches it New Apple Watch Pride 2021 bracelet.
# 4 AirTag improvements
In the The lost mode of AirTag You can now choose to leave a phone number or an email address. Previously you could only choose a phone number, but if you thought this was too personal, you could also enter an email address. The advantage is that you can, for example, create a separate email address, especially for AirTag. People looking for keys, a bag, or anything else can contact you with this email address. Also new is that the finder can now also see a portion of the phone number if the AirTag is not in the lost mode, by simply scanning it via NFC.
IOS 14.6 versions
More minor improvements were added to iOS 14.6. In addition, US users can use the new Apple card family. Also check out the full iOS 14.6 release notes below.
View iOS 14.6 release notes
- Support for individual channels and program subscriptions
AirTag and Find My
- Option to add email address instead of phone number for AirTag and Find My Network extensions in Lost Mode
- from AirTag Displays the owner’s partially masked phone number when clicked with an NFC-enabled device
- Voice control users can use Iphone The first time after restarting as soon as they open their sound
This release also addresses the following issues:
- Unlocking with Apple Watch may not work after using iPhone Lock on Apple Watch
- Reminders may appear as blank lines
- Caller blocking extensions may not be displayed in settings
- Sometimes connection to Bluetooth devices is lost and sometimes audio is sent to another device during an active call
- There might be some degraded performance on the iPhone during startup
Only in the United States
Apple Card a family
- Apple Card Can be shared with up to five people, including anyone 13 years of age or older in your Family Sharing group
- Apple Card Family adds support for families to track expenses, manage spending with optional limits and controls, and build credit together
For more information about the security aspects of software updates, see an Apple The following site:
Download iOS 14.6
To download iOS 14.6, do the following:
- Come on Iphone to Settings> General> Software Update. Wait for the update to appear on the screen.
- tap on Download and install.
- Wait for your device to restart and the installation to complete.
You can also update through iTunes or Finder. To do this, turn off iPhone or IPAD With a cable connected to you Mac Or your PC and open iTunes or Finder MacOS Catalina And newer. Click on your connected device and select Look for an update. The update will then be downloaded and installed on your device.
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Do you no longer want to receive trial versions? Do not forget To unsubscribe from the trial program If you no longer want to run the trial version.
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If you no longer want to receive public betas of iOS, macOS, and tvOS, you can easily cancel your subscription. In this tip, we explain how to do just that.
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