What is iOS 11? - The version 11 of Apple iOS

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After iOS 10, Apple released iOS 11 to cater the Apple's handheld devices to their customers.

1. What is iOS 11?

Apple announced about iOS 11 on 5th June 2017 at the Apple's annual Worldwide Developers Conference also known as WWDC event and the iOS 11 got released on 19th September 2017 along with the iPhone 8 and iPhone 8 Plus devices.

With the release of iOS 11, Apple dropped support from 32 bit iPhone 5, iPhone 5C and iPad 4 and made iOS 11 only to cater the 64 bit apps. Apple support limited basis on Apple A7 and Apple A8 processors which installed in devices like iPhone 5S, iPhone 6 and iPhone 6S Plus, iPod Touch 6th generation and iPad Mini 2 and iPad Mini 3 and iPad Mini 4 and iPad Air and iPad Air 2 due to lack of ARKit support.


VersionBuildBasebandRelease Date
11.0
15A372
8.01.00
19th September 2017
6.17.00
4.00.01
3.00.00
2.00.01
1.00.03
11.0.1
15A402/ 15A403
8.01.00
26th September 2017
6.17.00
4.00.01
3.00.00
2.00.01
1.01.05
15A83911.00.033rd November 2017
11.0.2
15A421
8.01.00
3rd October 2017
6.17.00
4.00.01
3.00.00
2.00.01
1.01.05
1.00.03
11.0.3
15A432
8.01.00
11th October 2017
6.17.00
4.00.01
3.00.00
2.00.01
1.01.05
1.00.03
11.1
15B93 / 15B101
8.01.00
31st October 2017
6.17.00
4.00.01
3.21.01
2.01.03
1.41.00
1.02.03
11.1.1
15B150
8.01.00
9th November 2017
6.17.00
4.00.01
3.21.01
1.41.00
1.02.03
11.1.2
15B202
8.01.00
16th November 2017
6.17.00
4.00.01
3.21.01
2.01.03
1.41.00
1.02.03
11.2
15C114
8.30.01
2nd December 2017
6.30.04
4.30.02
3.42.00
2.02.04
1.62.00
1.03.06
11.2.1
15C153
8.30.01
13th December 2017
6.30.04
4.30.02
3.42.00
2.02.04
1.62.00
1.03.06
11.2.2
15C202
8.30.01
23rd January 2018
6.30.04
4.30.02
3.42.00
2.02.04
1.62.00
1.03.06
11.2.5
15D60
8.30.01
23rd January 2018
6.30.04
4.30.02
3.42.00
2.02.04
1.62.00
1.03.06
11.2.6
15D100
8.30.01
19th February 2018
6.30.04
4.30.02
3.42.00
2.02.04
1.62.00
1.03.06
11.3
15E216/15E218
8.55.00
29th March 2018
6.55.00
4.56.00
3.66.00
2.03.12
1.89.00
1.04.16
11.3.1
15E302
8.55.00
24th April 2018
6.55.00
4.56.00
3.66.00
2.03.12
1.89.00
1.04.16
11.4
15F79
8.55.00
29th May 2018
6.60.00
4.60.00
3.70.00
2.03.12
1.93.00
1.04.51
11.4.1
15G77
8.55.00
9th July 2018
6.80.00
4.60.00
3.70.00
2.03.12
1.93.00
1.04.80

2. Features of iOS 11

After the initial release of iOS 11 which got released on 19th September 2017, Apple released 15 updates to iOS 11 in multiple times.

2.1 Features of iOS 11.0

The initial release of iOS 11 was marked under the version code of 11.0 and build code of 15A372 ad baseband codes of 8.01.00, 6.17.00, 4.00.01, 3.00.00, 2.00.01, 1.00.03. The initial release was available on iPhone 8 and iPhone 8 Plus and got released on 19th September 2017.

  • Capability to experience All new App Store for discovering great apps and games everyday.
  • Capability to experience Today tab which helps user to discover new apps and games with stories, how to guide, and more.
  • Capability to experience New Games tab to find new games and see what's most popular with top game charts in App Store.
  • Capability to experience dedicated apps tab with top picks, dedicated app charts and app categories in App Store.
  • Capability to experience App pages includes more video previews, Editor's Choice badges, Easier access to user ratings and information about in-App purchases.
  • Capability to experience more natural and expressive voice in New Siri update.
  • Capability to translate US English words and phrases into Chinese, French, German, Italian or Spanish.
  • Capability to experience Siri suggestions based on the user's usage of Safari, News, Mail and Messages.
  • Capability to create to do lists, make notes and reminders using Notes App via Siri.
  • Capability to make account transfers and check bank balances in Banking Apps via Siri.
  • Capability to Siri work with apps that display QR Codes.
  • Capability to experience Hindi and Shanghainese dictation in Siri.
  • Capability to experience Portrait mode in Camera which supports optical image stabilization, HDR and True Tone flash.
  • Capability to experience less space consumed by Photos and videos upto half of the space took previously.
  • Capability to experience redesigned set of nine filters optimized for natural skin tones in Camera App.
  • Capability to experience automatically identify and scan QR codes in Camera App.
  • Capability to experience Loop, Bounce and Long exposure live photo effects.
  • Capability to experience new options for photo for Live Photos with mute, trim or new key.
  • Capability to experience memory movies automatically adapt content for portrait and landscapes orientation.
  • Capability to experience more than dozen new memory types including pets, babies, weddings and sporting event.
  • Capability to experience People album is more accurate and stays up to date across devices with iCloud Photo Library.
  • Capability to experience support for Animated GIF.
  • Capability to experience indoor maps for major airports and shopping centers.
  • Capability to experience lane guidance and speed limit information with turn by turn directions.
  • Capability to experience one handed zoom with double tap and swipe in Maps.
  • Capability to experience interact with Flyover by moving the device in Maps.
  • Capability to experience Do Not Disturb feature while driving and navigating with Maps.
  • Capability to experience automatically silences alerts while driving and keeps iPhone silent and display off in Maps.
  • Capability to experience optional iMessage auto reply to alert selected contacts that user driving.
  • Capability to experience all new dock provides quick access to user's favorite and recently used apps and can even be shown on top of active apps in iPad devices.
  • Capability to experience resizes of Dock which enables the user to add all of user's favorite apps in iPad.
  • Capability to experience enhanced Slide Over and Split View in iPad.
  • Capability to experience apps can easily started in Slide Over and Split View from the Dock in iPad.
  • Capability to experience Slide Over and background apps run simultaneously in iPad.
  • Capability to experience apps in Slide Over and Split View can be places on the left side of the screen in iPad devices.
  • Capability to experience drag and drop feature in iPad devices.
  • Capability to experience move text, images and files between apps on iPad devices.
  • Capability to experience multi touch to move multiple items at the same time in iPad.
  • Capability to experience spring loading to move content between apps in iPad devices.
  • Capability to experience Markup works across documents, PDFs, webpages, photos and more.
  • Capability to experience instant markup anything in iOS.
  • Capability to create PDF and markup anything that can be printed.
  • Capability to create a new note instantly by tapping on lock screen with Apple pencil.
  • Capability to experience Inline drawing available by simply placing Apple Pencil in body of a note.
  • Capability to search handwritten text.
  • Capability to experience document scanner auto corrects for skewing an uses mage filters to remove shadows in Notes.
  • Capability to experience table support to organize and display information.
  • Capability to experience Pin important notes to the top of the list.
  • Capability to experience all new files app to browse, search and organize files which replaces iCloud Drive App.
  • Capability to experience works with iCloud Drive and third party cloud file providers.
  • Capability to experience recent view for quick access to recently used files across all apps and cloud services.
  • Capability to create folders and sort files by name, date, size and tags.
  • Capability to experience Flick down on letter keys to enter numbers, symbols and punctuation marks on iPad under QuickType feature.
  • Capability to experience one handed keyboard support on iPhone under QuickType.
  • Capability to experience new keyboards for Armenian, Azerbaijani, Belarusian, Georgian, Irish, Kannada, Malayalam, Maori, Odia, Swahili and Welsh.
  • Capability to experience English input on the 10 key Pinyin keyboard.
  • Capability to experience English input on the Japanese Romaji keyboard.
  • Capability to experience new accessory types including AirPlay 2 speakers, sprinklers, and faucets.
  • Capability to experience expanded occupancy, time and accessory based triggers in HomeKit.
  • Capability to experience QR code and tap to pair accessory setup support in HomeKit.
  • Capability to experience augmented reality technologies that apps from App Store can use to deliver content on top of real-world scenes for interactive gaming, immersive shopping experiences, industrial design and more under augmented reality features.
  • Capability to experience core machine learning technologies that apps from app store can use to deliver intelligent features with machine learning data processed on device for high performance and user privacy.
  • Capability to experience redesigned Control Center which brings all controls on one page.
  • Capability to experience custom controls in Control Center including accessibility, guided access, magnifier, text size, screen recording and wallet.
  • Capability to experience Apple Music which helps users to discover music with friends.
  • Capability to experience Apple News which includes Top Stories picked just for the the user, recommendations from Siri, the best videos of the day in Today View and great stories selected by Apple's editors.
  • Capability to experience automatic setup signs users into iCloud, Keychain, iTunes, App Store, iMessage and FaceTime with user's Apple ID.
  • Capability to experience automatic setup restores device settings including language, region, network, keyboard preferences, places users frequently visit, how users talk to Siri, Home and Health data.
  • Capability to easily share access in WiFi networks.
  • Capability to experience storage optimization notifications and free up space in settings for apps like Photos, Messages and more.
  • Capability to experience Emergency SOS calls emergency services based on user's current location and automatically notifies emergency contacts, shares user's location and displays user's Medical ID.
  • Capability to experience FaceTime lets users capture Live Photos from the other person's Mac or iPhone camera.
  • Capability to experience easily check flight status in Spotlight and Safari.
  • Capability to experience definitions, conversations and math support in Safari.
  • Capability to experience Russian and English bilingual dictionary.
  • Capability to experience Portuguese and English bilingual dictionary.
  • Capability to experience Arabic system font support.
  • Capability to experience VoiceOver descriptions support for images as an Accessibility features.
  • Capability to experience VoiceOver tables and lists support in PDFs as an Accessibility features.
  • Capability to experience Type to Siri support for basic search queries as an Accessibility feature.
  • Capability to experience spoken and braille caption support for videos as an Accessibility feature.
  • Capability to experience spoken dynamic type increases text and app UI to larger sizes as an Accessibility feature.
  • Capability to experience redesigned invert color make media content easier to view as an Accessibility feature.
  • Capability to experience highlight colors improvements in Speak Selection and Speak screen as an Accessibility feature.
  • Capability to experience switch control typing can scan and type whole world at a time as an Accessibility feature.
  • Capability to experience enhanced security features to iOS 11 (https://support.apple.com/en-us/HT208112).

2.2 Features of iOS 11.0.1

The 1st update release to iOS 11 was marked under the version code of 11.0.1 and build codes of 15A402, 15A403 and 15A8391. iOS 11.0.1 was released under the 8.01.00, 6.17.00, 4.00.01, 3.00.00, 2.00.01, 1.01.05, 1.00.03.

iOS 11.0.1 was released got released on 26th September 2017 and 15A8391 baseband code was released on 3rd November 2017 for iPhone X devices.

  • Capability to experience bug fixes to Exchange email servers.

2.3 Features of iOS 11.0.2

The 2nd update release to iOS 11 was marked under the version code of 11.0.2 and build code of 15A421 and baseband codes of 8.01.00, 6.17.00, 4.00.01, 3.00.00, 2.00.01, 1.01.05, 1.00.03. iOS 11.0.2 was released on 3rd October 2017.

  • Capability to experience bug fixes to an issue where crackling sound may occur during calls for a small number of iPhone 8 and iPhone 8 Plus devices.
  • Capability to experience bug fixes to an issue that could cause some photos to become hidden.
  • Capability to experience bug fixes to an issue where attachments in S/MIME encrypted emails would not open.

2.4 Features of iOS 11.0.3

The 3rd update release to iOS 11 was marked under the version code of 11.0.3 and build code of 15A432 and baseband codes of 8.01.00, 6.17.00, 4.00.01, 3.00.00, 2.00.01, 1.01.05, 1.00.03. iOS 11.0.3 was released on 11th October 2017.

  • Capability to experience bug fixes to an issue where audio and haptic feedback would not work on some iPhone 7 and iPhone 7 Plus devices.
  • Capability to experience bug fixes to an issue where touch input was unresponsive on some iPhone 6s displays because they were not serviced with genuine Apple parts.

2.5 Features of iOS 11.1

The 4th update release to iOS 11 was marked under the version code of 11.1 and build codes of 15B93/ 15B101 and under baseband codes of 8.01.00, 6.17.00, 4.00.01, 3.21.01, 2.01.03, 1.41.00, 1.02.03. iOS version 11.1 was released on 31st October 2017.

  • Capability to experience over 70 new emoji characters including new food types, animals, mythical creatures, clothing options, more expressive smiley face, gender-neutral characters and more.
  • Capability to experience bug fixes to an issue that could cause some photos to appear blurry in Photos App.
  • Capability to experience bug fixes to an issue that could cause Live Photo effects to playback slowly Photos App.
  • Capability to experience bug fixes to an issue that could cause some photos to not display in the people album when restoring from an iCloud Backup.
  • Capability to experience bug fixes to an issue that cloud impact performance when swiping between screenshots in Photos App.
  • Capability to experience improvements to braille support for grade 2 input.
  • Capability to experience improvements to VoiceOver access to multi pages PDFs.
  • Capability to experience improvements to VoiceOver rotor actions for announcing incoming notifications.
  • Capability to experience improvements to VoiceOver rotor actions menu when removing an app from the App switcher.
  • Capability to experience bug fixes to an issue for some users where alternative keys would not display when using VoiceOver with Touch typing.
  • Capability to experience bug fixes to an issue where VoiceOver rotor would always return to default action in Mail.
  • Capability to experience bug fixes to an issue where VoiceOver rotor would not delete messages.
  • Capability to experience addition back support for accessing the app switcher by pressing on edge of display with 3D touch.
  • Capability to experience bug fixes to an issue that cause cleared Mail notifications to reappear on Lockscreen.
  • Capability to experience bug fixes to an issue in enterprise environments that prevented data from being moved between managed apps.
  • Capability to experience bug fixes to an issue with some 3rd party GPS accessories that caused inaccuracies in location data.
  • Capability to experience bug fixes to an issue where settings for Heart Rate notifications were appearing in 1st generation Apple Watch App.
  • Capability to experience bug fixes to an issue where app icons were not appearing in notifications on Apple Watch.
  • Capability to experience Control Center controls will have their label appear at top  when option is enabled/ disabled.
  • Capability to experience new disclaimer in Health App.
  • Capability to experience Camera App has "Beta" tag removed portrait mode.
  • Capability to experience updated App Store Password entering screen interface.
  • Capability to experience new Siri voices added for multiple languages.
  • Capability to experience security enhancements to iOS 11 (https://support.apple.com/en-us/HT208222).

2.6 Features of iOS 11.1.1

The 5th update release to iOS 11 was marked under the version code of 11.1.1 and the build code of 15B150 and marked under the baseband code of 8.01.00, 6.17.00, 4.00.01, 3.21.01, 2.01.03, 1.41.00, 1.02.03. iOS 11.1.1 was released on 9th November 2017.

  • Capability to experience bug fixes to an issue with keyboard auto-correct.
  • Capability to experience bug fixes to an issue where Hey Siri stops working.
  • Capability to experience security enhancements to iOS 11(https://support.apple.com/en-us/HT208255).

2.7 Features of iOS 11.1.2

The 6th update release to iOS 11 was marked under the version code of 11.1.2 and the build code of 15B202 and baseband codes of 8.01.00, 6.17.00, 4.00.01, 3.21.01, 2.01.03, 1.41.00, 1.02.03. iOS 11.1.2 was released on 16th November 2017.

  • Capability to experience bug fixes to an issue where the iPhone X screen becomes temporarily unresponsive to touch after a rapid temperature drop.
  • Capability to experience bug fixes to an issue that could cause distortion in Live Photos and videos captures with iPhone X.
  • Capability to experience security enhancements to iOS 11(https://support.apple.com/en-us/HT208282).

2.8 Features of iOS 11.2

The 7th update release to iOS 11 was marked under the version code of 11.2 and build code of 15C114 and baseband codes of 8.30.01, 6.30.04, 4.30.02, 3.42.00, 2.02.04, 1.62.00, 1.03.06. iOS 11.2 was released on 2nd December 2017.

  • Capability to experience Apple Pay Cash to send, request and receive money from friends and family with Apple for US users.
  • Capability to experience addition support for faster wireless charging on iPhone 8, iPhone 8 Plus and iPhone X with compatible third party accessories.
  • Capability to experience introduces three new live wallpapers for iPhone X.
  • Capability to experience improved video camera stabilization.
  • Capability to experience addition support in Podcasts to automatically advance to the next episode from the same show.
  • Capability to experience addition support in HealthKit for downhil snow sports distance as a data type.
  • Capability to experience bug fixes to an issue that could cause Mail to appear to be checking for new messages even when a download is complete.
  • Capability to experience bug fixes to an issue that could cause cleared Mail notifications from Exchange accounts to reappear.
  • Capability to experience improved stability in Calendar.
  • Capability to experience bug fixes to an issue where settings could open to a blank screen.
  • Capability to experience bug fixes to an issue could prevent swiping to Today View or Camera from the Lock Screen.
  • Capability to experience bug fixes to an issue that could cause app icons to be arranged incorrectly on the Home Screen.
  • Capability to experience bug fixes to an issue that could prevent users from deleting recent photos when iCloud storage is exceeded.
  • Capability to experience bug fixes to an issue where Find My iPhone sometimes wouldn't display a map.
  • Capability to experience bug fixes to an issue in Messages where the keyboard could overlap the most recent messages.
  • Capability to experience bug fixes to an issue in Calculator where typing numbers rapidly could lead to incorrect results.
  • Capability to experience bug fixes to an issue where the keyboard could respond slowly.
  • Capability to experience addition support for real time text also known as RTT phone calls for the deaf and hard to hearing.
  • Capability to experience improved VoiceOver stability in Messages, settings, App Store and Music.
  • Capability to experience bug fixes to an issue that prevented VoiceOver from announcing incoming notifications.
  • Capability to experience addition of Now Playing option for controlling content on the Apple TV in Control Center.
  • Capability to experience addition of feature that lets developers offer new customers discounted introductory pricing for auto renewable subscriptions on the App Store.
  • Capability to experience bug fixes to an issue that caused device to respring when apps send local notifications after 12:15AM, December 2nd 2017.
  • Capability to experience redesigned some Emojis.
  • Capability to experience mitigate the effects of the Meltdown Attack.
  • Capability to experience enhanced security features to iOS 11 (https://support.apple.com/en-gb/HT208334).

2.9 Features of iOS 11.2.1

The 8th update release to iOS 11 was marked under the version code of 11.2.1 and build code of 15C153 and baseband codes of 8.30.01, 6.30.04, 4.30.02, 3.42.00, 2.02.04, 1.62.00, 1.03.06. iOS 11.2.1 was released on 13th December 2017.

  • Capability to experience bug fixes including an issue that could disable remote access to shared users of the Home App.
  • Capability to experience security enhancements (https://support.apple.com/en-us/HT208357).

2.10 Features of iOS 11.2.2

The 9th update release to iOS 11 was marked under the version code of 11.2.2 and build code of 15C202 and baseband codes of 8.30.01, 6.30.04, 4.30.02, 3.42.00, 2.02.04, 1.62.00, 1.03.06. iOS 11.2.2 was released on 8th January 2018.

  • Capability to experience mitigates the effects of the Spectre attack.
  • Capability to experience enhanced security to iOS 11 (https://support.apple.com/en-us/HT208401).

2.11 Features of iOS 11.2.5

The 10th update release to iOS 11 was marked under the version code of 11.2.5 and build code of 15D60 and baseband codes of 8.30.01, 6.30.04, 4.30.02, 3.42.00, 2.02.04, 1.62.00, 1.03.06. iOS 11.2.5 was released on 23rd January 2018. iOS 11.2.5 was supported for HomePod devices.

  • Capability to access Siri via HomePod and read News for users in USA, UK and Australia.
  • Capability to setup and automatically transfer your Apple ID, Apple Music, Siri and WiFi settings to HomePod.
  • Capability to experience bug fixes to an issue that could cause the Phone App to display incomplete information in the call list.
  • Capability to experience bug fixes to an issue that caused Mail notification from some exchange accounts to disappear from the lock screen when unlocking iPhone X with FaceID.
  • Capability to experience bug fixes to an issue that could cause Messages conversations to temporarily be listed out of order.
  • Capability to experience bug fixes to an issue in CarPlay where Now Playing controls become unresponsive after multiple track changes.
  • Capability to experience addition ability for VoiceOver to announce playback destinations and AirPod battery level.
  • Capability to experience security enhancements to iOS 11 (https://support.apple.com/en-us/HT208463).

2.12 Features of iOS 11.2.6

The 11st update release to iOS 11 was marked under the version code of 11.2.6 and build code of 15D100 and baseband codes of 8.30.01, 6.30.04, 4.30.02, 3.42.00, 2.02.04, 1.62.00, 1.03.06. iOS 11.2.6 was released on 19th February 2018.

  • Capability to experience bug fixes to an issue where using certain character sequences could cause apps to crash.
  • Capability to experience bug fixes to an issue where some third-party apps could fail to connect to external accessories.
  • Capability to experience security enhancements to iOS 11 (https://support.apple.com/en-us/HT208534).

2.13 Features of iOS 11.3

The 11th update release to iOS was marked under the version code of 11.3 and build codes of 15E216, 15E218 and under baseband codes of 8.55.00, 6.55.00, 4.56.00, 3.66.00, 2.03.12, 1.89.00, 1.04.16. iOS 11.3 was initially released on iPad 6th generation devices and got released on 29th March 2018.

  • Capability to experience ARKit 1.5 which allows developers to place digital objects on vertical surfaces like walls and doors in addition to horizontal surfaces.
  • Capability to experience addition of support for detecting and incorporating images like move posters or artwork into AR experiences.
  • Capability to experience supports a higher resolution real world camera view when using AR experiences.
  • Capability to view information on iPhone maximum battery capacity and peak performance capability in iPhone Battery Health Beta App.
  • Capability to experience indicates if the performance management feature that dynamically manages maximum performance to prevent unexpected shutdowns is on and includes the option to disable it.
  • Capability to experience recommends if a battery needs to be replaced.
  • Capability to maintain battery health when iPad is connected to power for prolonged periods of time, such as when it is used in kiosks, point of sale systems, or stored in charging carts.
  • Capability to experience introduced four new animoji on iPhone X.
  • Capability to experience when an Apple feature asks to use user's personal information, an icon now appears along with a link to detailed information explaining how user data will be used and protected.
  • Capability to experience business chat beta app for US users which allows to communicate with companies to easily ask questions, schedule appointments, and make purchases inside the built in messages app on iPhone and iPad.
  • Capability to experience Health Records Beta app for US users which allows access health records and view lap results, immunizations and more in consolidated timeline in the health app.
  • Capability to experience features a new music video experience including an updated music videos section with exclusive video playlist in Apple Music App.
  • Capability to find friends that have similar tastes using updated suggestions in Apple Music that reveal genres people enjoy  and mutual friends that follow them in Apple Music.
  • Capability to experience Top Stories on News App.
  • Capability to watch Top videos curated by news editors in News App.
  • Capability to experience addition ability to sort customer reviews on product page by most helpful, most favorable, most critical or most recent.
  • Capability to experience improved updates tab information with app version and file size in App Store.
  • Capability to experience protect privacy by only AutoFilling usernames and passwords after selecting them in a web for field in Safari browser.
  • Capability to experience warnings in the Smart Search Field when interacting with password or credit card forms on non-encrypted web pages in Safari browser.
  • Capability to experience AutoFill for usernames and passwords is now available in web views within apps.
  • Capability to experience articles shared to Mail from Safari are now formatted using reader mode by default when reader is available in Safari browser.
  • Capability to experience folders in favorites now show icons for the bookmarks contained within Safari browser.
  • Capability to experience addition of two new Shuangpin keyboard layouts.
  • Capability to experience addition of support for connected hardware keyboards using the Turkish F keyboard layout.
  • Capability to experience improved Chinese and Japanese keyboards for better reachability on 4.7 inch and 5.5 inch devices.
  • Capability to experience enabling switching back to the keyboard after dictation with just one tap.
  • Capability to experience bug fixes to an issue where auto correct could incorrectly capitalize some words.
  • Capability to experience bug fixes to an issue on iPad Pro that prevented the iPad Smart Keyboard from working after connecting to a captive WiFi access point.
  • Capability to experience bug fixes to an issue that could cause the Thai keyboard incorrectly switch to the numeric layout when in landscape mode.
  • Capability to experience addition of App Store accessibility support for bold and large text for display customization.
  • Capability to experience addition of Smart Invert support for images on the web and in Mail Messages.
  • Capability to experience improved RTT experience and addition RTT support to T-Mobile.
  • Capability to experience improved app switching on iPad for VoiceOver and Switch Control users.
  • Capability to experience bug fixes to an issue where VoiceOver incorrectly described Bluetooth status and badge icons.
  • Capability to experience bug fixes to an issue where end call button might not be presented in the Phone app when using VoiceOver.
  • Capability to experience bug fixes to an issue where in-app rating was not accessible with VoiceOver.
  • Capability to experience bug fixes to an issue when using live listen that could distort audio playback.
  • Capability to experience introduce support for Advanced Mobile Location also known as AML standard which provides more accurate location data to emergency responders when SOS is triggered.
  • Capability to experience addition support for software authentication as a new way for developers to create and enable HomeKit compatible accessories.
  • Capability to experience Podcasts plays episodes with a single tap, and user can tap details to learn more about each episode.
  • Capability to experience improved performance of Handoff and universal clipboard when both devices are on the same WiFi network.
  • Capability to experience bug fixes to an issue that could prevent incoming calls from waking the display.
  • Capability to experience bug fixes to an issue that delay or prevent playback of Visual Voicemail.
  • Capability to experience bug fixes to an issue that prevented opening a web link in Messages.
  • Capability to experience bug fixes to an issue that could prevent users from returning to Mail after previewing a message attachment.
  • Capability to experience bug fixes to an issue that could cause Mail notifications to reappear on the Lock screen after they had been cleared.
  • Capability to experience bug fixes to an issue that could cause time and notifications to disappear from the Lock Screen.
  • Capability to experience bug fixes to an issue that prevented parents from using Face ID to approve Ask to Buy requests.
  • Capability to experience bug fixes to an issue in Weather where current weather conditions may not have been updated.
  • Capability to experience bug fixes to an issue where contacts may not sync with a car's phone book when connected over Bluetooth.
  • Capability to experience bug fixes to an issue that could prevent audio apps from playing in cars when the app was in the background.
  • Capability to experience enhanced security features to iOS (https://support.apple.com/en-asia/HT208693).

2.14 Features of iOS 11.3.1

The 12th update release to iOS 11 was marked under the version code of 11.3.1 and build code of 15E302 and baseband codes of 8.55.00, 6.55.00, 4.56.00, 3.66.00, 2.03.12, 1.89.00, 1.04.16. iOS 11.3.1 was released on 24th April 2018.

  • Capability to experience bug fixes to an issue where the display would not work on iPhone 8 after 3rd Party repair.
  • Capability to experience security features to iOS 11 (https://support.apple.com/en-us/HT208743).

2.15 Features of iOS 11.4

The 13th update release to iOS 11 was marked under the version code of 11.4 and build code of 15F79 and baseband codes of 8.55.00, 6.60.00, 4.60.00, 3.70.00, 2.03.12, 1.93.00, 1.04.51 and released on 29th May 2018.

  • Capability to experience AirPlay 2 multi room audio, support for HomePod stereo pairs, and Messages in iCloud.
  • Capability to control home audio system and AirPlay 2 enabled speakers throughout the users house.
  • Capability to play music at the same time on multiple AirPlay 2 enabled speakers in user's house all in sync.
  • Capability to control AirPlay 2 enabled speakers from Control Center, the Lock screen, or AirPlay controls within apps on user's iPhone or iPad.
  • Capability to use user's voice to control AirPlay 2 enabled speakers with Siri from user's iPhone or iPad, HomePod or Apple TV.
  • Capability to take call or play a game on your iPhone or iPad without interrupting playback on user's AirPlay 2 enabled speakers.
  • Capability to experience HomePod stereo pair which supports setting up user's HomePod stereo pair using user's iPhone or iPad.
  • Capability to experience advanced beamforming provides wider soundstage than traditional stereo pair.
  • Capability to experience HomePod will automatically update to support stereo pairs, unless auto updates are disabled in the Home App.
  • Capability to store user messages, photos and other attachments in iCloud and free up space on devices.
  • Capability to experience when all messages appear when a user sign into a new device the same iMessage account.
  • Capability to experience when a user delete messages and conversations they are instantly removed from all devices under iMessage account.
  • Capability to turn on messages in iCloud, enable messages in iCloud settings.
  • Capability to experience end to end encryption in conversations in messages.
  • Capability to experience enabling teachers to assign their students reading activities in iBooks using the school work app.
  • Capability to experience bug fixes to an issue where certain character sequences could messages to crash.
  • Capability to experience bug fixes to an issue in Messages to appear out of order.
  • Capability to experience bug fixes to an issue that could prevent logging in or accessing files on Google Drive, Google Docs and Gmail in Safari.
  • Capability to experience bug fixes to an issue that could prevent data syncing in Health App.
  • Capability to experience bug fixes to an issue that could prevent users from changing what apps can access Health data.
  • Capability to experience bug fixes to an issue that could cause an app to appear in an incorrect location on the Home Screen.
  • Capability to experience bug fixes to an issue where CarPlay audio could become distorted.
  • Capability to experience bug fixes to an issue where selecting music from user's iPhone could fail when playing music over Bluetooth or when connected to USB on some vehicles.
  • Capability to experience enhanced security features to iOS (https://support.apple.com/en-asia/HT208848).

2.16 Features of iOS 11.4.1

The 14th update release to iOS 11 was marked under the version code of 11.4.1 and build code of 15G77 and baseband codes of 8.55.00, 6.80.00, 4.60.00, 3.70.00, 2.03.12, 1.93.00, 1.04.80. iOS 11.4.1 was released on 9th June 2018.
  • Capability to experience bug fixes to an issue that prevented some users from viewing the last known location of their AirPods in Find My iPhone.
  • Capability to experience improvements in reliability of syncing mail, contacts and notes with exchange accounts.
  • Capability to experience bug fixes and improvements to iOS 11.
  • Capability to experience USB restricted Mode.
  • Capability to experience security enhancements to iOS 11 (https://support.apple.com/en-us/HT208938).