Apple has just released iOS 15.1, iPadOS 15.1, watchOS 8.1 and tvOS 15.1 with some exciting new features. The first major update of the operating systems of our iPhone or iPad after the official launch of iOS 15 last September, brings Support for SharePlay, ProRes and more. An update that we can already take advantage of.
An update with important news for various products
During WWDC we saw how Apple gave us all the details of several new features ready to arrive with iOS 15. Some of them, when the official launch time, were not ready enough, so Apple decided to postpone their launch in order to offer the best possible quality
SharePlay is a system that allows us to share what we see, listen to or even our screen with the parties of a FaceTime call. Thanks to this system a simple video call, even with Android users, it becomes something much closer and fun
iOS 15.1 also supports the ProRes video format on the iPhone 13, a A typical novelty of this generation of iPhone which comes shortly after the launch of these new phones. Phones on which we now also have the option to turn off Macro mode through the Settings app. A possibility that will allow us to play more with the cameras in certain settings.
Finally, it must be remembered that this update carries the Lossless Format and Spatial Audio, in Dolby Atmos, to HomePod mini. A change which, thanks to an update of the software of our speakers, will allow us to enjoy Apple Music in a much more immersive way and with all the definition possible.
A most interesting update that is already available on the company’s servers ready to be downloaded. We can access it from the app Settings, come in Software update. Keep in mind that downloading the update may take a bit longer than usual for the first few minutes due to high bandwidth demand.