Tech giant Apple is back at it with its latest release of 13.1 updates and the internet can’t seem to keep calm anymore at this announcement. But don’t worry! We are here to keep you up-to-date with the latest OS (Operating System) releases and what they have to offer to its users.
In this article, we will be specifically talking about the iOS 13.1 update that has recently started making rounds in the industry.
But before we can straight jump on the top features of iOS 13.1 update, its time to go through the basics of how to install this update. The iOS update installation process is quite simple and as an iPhone user, you will eventually get a new iOS 13.1 update alert on your devices.
Just follow the below-mentioned steps to install the latest iOS update:
Step 1: Go to settings
Step 2: Click on General
Step 3: Select Software Update
Top Features of iOS 13.1 Update You Can’t-Miss
With that being said, let’s take a look at some of the top features that are being offered by this iOS update:
- Smart Charging
With the iOS 13.1 update, comes the new feature of smart charging which is introduced mainly for the purpose of preserving the health as well as the age of the device’s battery. In other words, this update allows the battery to last longer in comparison to the previous update usage.
And if you own models like XR, XS and XS Max then you will also get an exclusive Performance management feature. The role of this feature is to prevent the unexpected switching off of the iPhones that have been recently reported by a significant number of iPhone users.
- AirDrop Modification
Another feature that is worth mentioning is the new modification of the AirDrop that is currently available on models including the iPhone 11, 11 Pro and 11 Pro Max. These iPhones consist of the powerful UI chip that uses the advanced Ultra-Wideband technology for spatial awareness, further making it stand out from the crowd. With this AirDrop modification, the user only needs to point their iPhone towards a device that is AirDrop compatible to share data with. It is also considered as a significant update that’s new in iOS 13 by users.
- Audio Sharing with 2 pairs of AirPods
Yes, that’s right! Now, iPhone users can make the most of their audio sharing features with not just one but two pairs of AirPods. This new feature of the iOS 13.1 update allows different iPhone users to connect their AirPods to a particular iPhone and listen to the same music or watch the same movie/video that’s playing on that device.
- Advanced Homekit Security Services
Next is the Advanced Homekit Security Services in the list of top features of iOS 13.1. One of its services is Homekit Secure Video, which makes sure to accurately capture even the slightest movement recorded with Homekit-enabled cameras. This recorded data is then stored in the user’s iCloud account.
- Karaoke Mode
Last but not least, Karaoke mode is one of the most interesting features of iOS 13.1 updates. Previously, the lyrics that used to appear in a boring text format will now be displayed with a fun karaoke vibe. All you need to do is tap on the new lyrics button and start singing to your favorite jam.
So these are some of the best features that the iOS 13.1 update is offering its users right now. Apart from the above-mentioned functionalities, there are also some minor additions like Xbox One connectivity, ‘Find My’ app, Apple News+, new sets of Memoji stickers and so much more. Now, let’s see what the beta update of iOS 13.2 has in the bag for the iOS app developers and of course for the iPhone users.