The new iPhone 5 will ship on Sept. 21 with iOS 6, but people who own an iPhone 3GS or later, a fourth-generation iPod Touch or later, an iPad 2 or a third-generation iPad will be able to download the software update for free on Sept. 19.
iOS 6 will bring more new features to customers, to make the things you do every day even better.
Apple’s own home-cooked new Maps app will replace Google Maps on the device. Compared to Google Maps., The addition of 3D maps, turn-by-turn navigation, and the stunning Flyover feature are welcome additions to be sure.
With iOS 6, Siri understands more languages and works in more countries. Siri can show you the latest reviews and offer more information when asked about sports, restaurants, movies and more. You can also find the best restaurants in town and make reservations with it.
Even you can have Siri to open your apps for you. Say “Open Angry Birds” and Siri do just that. You can also use Siri to post Facebook updates and tweet for you.
Apple integrated Facebook into iOS 6 in the same way they integrated Twitter into the last major version of iOS. Now it’s easier Share a photo to Facebook right from Camera or Photos without downloading another apps.
Safari now has iCloud tabs- iCloud Tabs keeps track of which pages you have open on your devices, so you can start browsing on one device and pick up right where you left off, on whatever device is handy, just brings you even better web browsing
5. Camera with panorama
The new panorama function for the iPhone and iPod touch allows you to capture everything, from a major family reunion photo to a general vista. With one simple motion you can shoot up to 240 degrees — even vertically, to get that redwood tree.
Some of the other new features include:
- Photo Stream
- Face Time
- Reply with message or remind me later
- Guided access
It's tough to cover all 200 of the new features found in iOS 6, You can learn about these features in detail in the iOS 6 guide.
Are you excited about Apple’s latest OS? Let us know in the comments! Or you can get ready your iPhone for iOS 6 now.