the arrival of the new operating system Manzana iOS 16, which began its download on different devices iPhone around the world, it also brought news regarding its functions.
From having the ability to further customize your home and lock screens with photos, a variety of fonts, and colors; more control over the notifications that are received, to new functions in the camera and shared work with photos and texts, the new system of iOS 16 It has many new features that users can already try.
These new features add to those of previous operating systems or improve the user experience when accessing them.
Separate an object from the background
This functionality aims to copy, store on the clipboard and paste, in addition to sharing with other devices, an object that is in a photograph by means of a “smart cut” incorporated into the system iOS 16.
Users will only need to press and hold the object in the photo and it will be ‘cropped’ by the system automatically almost instantly. Without letting go of the object, people will be able to drag it between different applications and then paste it in the one they want. It can be in a text message, WhatsAppa note, separate it as a separate image with no background, etc.
With this, it becomes possible to create new photos of objects in which the background is not included. This feature can also be used in videos in case the object to be highlighted appears attractively in a video. frame. Only the video needs to be paused in order to use this feature.
User productivity is also an aspect that has been given importance in the new iOS 16 system with the new focus modea function that allows the creation of different profiles that modify notifications and prioritizes, according to the profile activated during a moment of the day, which applications to pay attention to.
However, this does not only come down to the notificationsrather it involves system-wide changes to the iPhone, from a modification of the lock screen to show that the mode has been changed, scheduling changes between focus profiles (do not disturb, work, gamingetc.), content filters in the browser, among other important features.
To access the focus mode settings, you must enter the application of Setting and look for the Approaches option. Once inside this section, the user will be able to modify the lock screen background of the profile, which applications and which contacts can show notifications. This also influences platforms like WhatsApp.
Transitions between profiles can be done from the device’s lock screen with a long press and then on the button Approach
Quick security responses
Regarding the security of the information contained in the devices, Apple has developed a configuration that will allow it to be improved if required by means of an automatic update, but without the need to download a new version of iOS 16.
The option, called Security Answers and System Files, says it “automatically installs quick security answers for iPhone and compatible accessories.” This allows to correct vulnerabilities or errors that appear within the iOS 16 system automatically, although it will be necessary to restart the phone.
Although this feature is turned on by default in iOS 16users can choose not to turn it on, however, as indicated on the screen, Apple may automatically download some files even though it is not turned on.
To access this function, you must enter the menu Setting, click on the General option, and then on Automatic. The mentioned function will be located at the bottom of the list, after Download iOS updates and Install iOS updates.
Improved search in Spotlight
The device system search engine, Spotlight, has also been improved with iOS 16, as users will be able to browse not only through messages, notes or files when searching within their iPhone, but they will also be able to find images in the the word or phrase you are looking for appears.
According to the official Apple website, this search feature is only available for devices that have an A12 Bionic chip or higher; so it will be present in iPhone X, XS, XS Max and XR models onwards. You will also be able to identify phone numbers, for which you will enable a speed call function; in addition to languages such as English, Chinese, French, Italian, German, Japanese, Korean, Portuguese, Spanish and Ukrainian.
This functionality will be useful for people who store photos of documents, proof of payment, phone numbers, etc.