The company has just released fourth beta of iOS 9. Apple fans have been waiting for this for quite some time now. Several rumors claiming possible features in the version have hit so far. Since finally, the version has got released, we are up with post to inform you about iOS 9 tidbits that you need to know.
Just like is the case with any other beta release of operating system, this one has been blessed with number of tweaks. Home Sharing for Music is there. Many other changes are there to bring a look in the operating system.
Period of two months is yet to pass before we see arrival of final iOS 9 version. The beta versions clearly scream that the upcoming version is going to be full of impressive features.
We all are waiting for iOS 9 with intense curiosity. For now, I’m sure you are curious to know what’s new is there in fourth beta of iOS 9. Bring a satisfactory end to your curiosity by reading the below section.
iOS 8.4 came up with new music app, and therefore the Home Sharing feature which was widely in use was removed. Rumors hitting the web for past some time were claiming the re-entry of this feature. Recently, Eddy Cue, chief of iTunes, said that Apple was working to bring the feature back. So, here it is, in iOS 9 beta 4.
There is change in Notification Icon that you see in Settings section of your iPhone device. Red color is used for icon in latest beta. There is improvement in battery icon as well. Rounded edges have replaced square edges, and this slight update looks pretty impressive.
Picture in Picture for Podcasts
This feature is nothing less than a boon for all iPad users of you. Those who don’t know, multitasking Picture in Picture option is what enable users watch video in the same time while doing other tasks on their esteemed iPads. In this particular beta version, this feature works with Podcasts app as well.
Volume Button Photos
If you used iOS 9 beta 3, then you must already know about the bug that does not let users use volume button as shutter in the iOS camera. Fortunately, the bug has been removed in beta 4 version. So, in this particular iOS 9 beta, you can use volume button to click photos.
Double-click the Home button and Apple Pay gets opened. If you don’t wish that to happen, then, cheer up, you get the power to turn on or off this feature as per you intention, by heading over to toggle meant for it in the Settings section.
iPod Touch Support
Are you owner of new A8-based iPod touch? If yes is your call, then this is something that holds importance for you. You can upgrade your esteemed device to iOS 9 beta 4. A new installation profile for the said device has been added by company.
In the iOS 9 beta 4, Handoff feature does not lie in the same place, but at bottom of the interface.
Apple has brought these features with intention to enhance the users’ experience. More updates, with interval of 2 to 3 weeks, will be be coming in the future. Of course, more changes, improvements, addition of new features, will be there in the coming updates. So, a lot more to go before, we get our hands on final iOS 9 release. The said iOS is likely to release in the fall. Till then, enjoy the beta versions. We will keep you posted whenever anything new happens in this regard.