iOS 11 beta 2: all innovations in one article [updated]
On Wednesday evening, Apple released a test build of iOS updates 11 beta 2 for iPhone, iPad and iPod touch. New version is now available only to program participants Apple Developer. The operating system is in the testing phase, so not free from errors and may change at the UI level. MacDigger decided to compile in one article all the new features found in iOS beta 2 11.
Below you can read about all the innovations that appeared in iOS 11 beta 2.
iOS 11 available for the following devices:
- iPhone SE;
- iPhone 6s Plus;
- iPhone 6s;
- iPhone 6 Plus;
- iPhone 6;
- iPhone 7;
- iPhone 7 Plus;
- iPhone 5s;
- iPad Pro 12.9″ (second generation);
- the iPad Pro is 10.5″;
- iPad Pro 12.9″;
- iPad Pro 9,7″;
- iPad Air 2;
- iPad Air;
- iPad (2017);
- iPad 4;
- iPad mini 4;
- the iPad mini 3.
What’s new in iOS 11 beta 2:
- OTA-update for the iPhone 7 Plus weighs about 400 MB.
- The second beta has earned the «do Not disturb» while driving. Now the iPhone determines when the driver is driving, by motion recognition or by connecting to the multimedia system and blocks the delivery of notifications.
- Much faster to close apps in the multitasking drawer on the iPad.
- Appeared the possibility to include synchronization messages through iCloud.
- The interface is much smoother, no hanging.
- Improved localization into Russian language.
- In iOS 11 beta 2 for iPad came the switch to display recent programs in the dock.
- A slightly updated animation of opening and closing applications.
- In some other applications there are hints about the new features. For example, the Photos app: «You can swipe upwards to see the effects Live Photo, People and locations».
- New animation for messages in the notification center.
- There is a considerable delay when calling 3D Touch panel when pressed. Such delays have no folders.
- Fixed a bug with the Bluetooth toggle switch, which glowed even when turned off interface.
- Updated widget music player on the lock screen. Now it does not appear on the screen, if you press pause in the player.
- There is the option of drag and drop in Photos and Notes for images and links.
- Updated the icon for the power saving control.
- The user can now search for apps in the App Store (not in iOS 11 beta 1).
- Appeared option to disable QR code scanner in the camera.
- Added support for dictation in Hindi.
- In Safari preferences under add-Ons are available to new experimental feature: Constant Properties, CSS, Spring Animations, WebGPU, Web Animations and others.
New features in previous updates:
- iOS 11 beta 1: new features
Note: article more will be added. You can go here to learn about the new features in iOS 11 beta 2. If you have installed a new operating system for iPhone, iPad, or iPod touch, you can share finds and screenshots with us by sending them to email@example.com.