Apple released updates for its operating systems and software – iOS 17.1, macOS 14.1, and watchOS 10.1 on 25 October, 2023. These updates include a variety of new features and bug fixes, as well as security improvements.
iOS 17.1 is the first major update to iOS 17. It has various new features and bug fixes which are:
Now, AirDrop can transfer files over the internet. You can also AirDrop your favourite songs and playlists quickly and easily.
Apple Music enhancements
You can now create custom artwork for playlists without leaving the app. Apple Music will also suggest matching songs at the end of every playlist.
Expanded playlist artwork options
You can now choose from a variety of geometric designs to create custom artwork for your playlists.
Additional bug fixes and performance improvements
iOS 17.1 fixes a number of bugs and improves the overall performance of the operating system.
How to Update iOS 17.1?
Settings > General > Software Update
If the update is available then first download it and then install it.
Improved performance and stability of the operating system by fixing bugs and issues.
New features and functionality like Apple warranty status and Music app enhancements.
The latest Security updates will protect your Mac from malware and other threats.
watchOS 10.1, the first major update to watchOS 10, offers various new features and bug fixes, including:
Support for NameDrop and double-tap gestures
NameDrop allows you to exchange contact information with someone new by bringing your Apple Watch near their iPhone. Double-tap gestures can be used to perform the primary action in notifications and most apps.
Bug fixes and performance improvements
watchOS 10.1 fixes a number of bugs and improves the overall performance of the operating system.
How to update WatchOS 10.1?
Apple Watch app on your iPhone > General tab > tap Software Update
Benefits of WatchOS 10.1
NameDrop makes it convenient for contact sharing.
Double-tap gestures provide a quick and easy way to interact with notifications and apps.
It is also a more stable and reliable experience by fixing bugs and improving the performance of the OS.
You should update your devices to the latest version as soon as possible so that you can take advantage of these new features and security improvements Let’s see what new features Apple will release after iOS 17.1, macOS 14.1, and watchOS 10.1 updates, till then stay connected with Oreonow.