On June 11, 2012, Apple WWDC was held in Moscone center of Sanfrancisco, in USA. Apple released the new OSX Mountaion Lion system, and upgraded MacBook Pro, MacBook Air, Mac Pro. The most important is, Apple showed the new iOS 6 for iPad, iPhone and iPod. iOS 6 will be available for users in this Fall. Then what are the new features of iOS 6? Here, you can get the answer.
1. New features for China
– Improved text input and built-in support for popular Chinese Internet services. After upgrading your iPad, iPhone or iPod touch to iOS 6, you will fell that typing in Chinese is easier, faster, and more accurate than before.
– Local networking apps are built into iOS 6, such as Baidu, which now is a built-in option in Safari. Furthermore, you are allowed to share videos directly to Youku, Tudou, Sina Weibo, etc.
2. New Map app
From iOS 6, Apple starts to use their own map app instead of Google Maps. Apple Map supports 3D display and can show the real-time traffic updates. It also supports turn-by-turn navigation.
3. More understanding Siri
– You can ask Siri about sports scores and stats, where to eat, what movies to see, even as to make Facebook posts. Siri knows the answer.
– Siri can support more languages and works in more countries, including China.
4. New photo sharing feature
With iOS 6, you can hare just the photos you want, with just the people you choose. Simply select photos from the Photos app, click the Share button, choose who you want to share your photos with, and they are on their way.
Your boarding passes, movie tickets, retail coupons, loyalty cards, and more are now all in one place. With Passbook, you can scan your iPhone or iPod touch to check in for a flight, get into a movie, and redeem a coupon.
6. FaceTime supports 3G
FaceTime now works over cellular networks as well as Wi-Fi, so you can make and receive FaceTime calls wherever you happen to be. You can even make and receive FaceTime calls on your iPad using your phone number.
7. Humanized phone function
iOS 6’s phone function gets more and more humanized. You can decline an incoming call, while reply with a text message or set a callback reminder at the same time.
8. More streamlined mail interface
In iOS 6, the mail interface was redesigned for easier reading and writing. You can set up a VIP list so you won’t miss an important message from your accountant, your boss, or your BF.
9. More browing experience in Safari
The new added iCloud button can help you sync the webpage you are browsing to all your iDevices.