By: TechTalkCounty I Date: 12-09-22

iOS 16 To Rollout Today: How To Update & Top Features

Today, September 12, the rollout of iOS 16 will begin for iPhones 8 and up.

The mobile operating system (OS) was available on iPhones in beta form July 11, 2022, and now, after months of testing, Apple is finally set to roll out the OS.

iOS 16 introduces a new UI and new features, especially on the lock screen, and was first unveiled at WWDC 2022 in June 2022.

What time will iOS 16 rollout:

Apple has not announced a specific time for the release of iOS 16, which usually happens around 10:00 a.m. Pacific Time.

Supported smartphones:

The iPhone 8 and later models will support iOS 16. The software update will also be available for "budget" iPhones like the SE 2020 and SE 2022.

How to check the availability of iOS 16:

Apple usually notifies when iOS 16 is available on an iPhone. Go to Settings > General > Software Update to manually check.

Top features of iOS 16:

First, by holding down on the lock screen for long, users can easily change the wallpaper.

Notifications also show up right on the lock screen. Swiping from bottom to top will give users access.

Apple is also upgrading the Camera app, and the new user interface allows users to swipe between filters and modes. An improved cinematic mode is available on iPhone 13 and later.