As pointed out by Mark Gurman and several other leaks, Apple launched new iPads and also announced the availability of iPadOS 16. iPads have already been covered and you can find details of both the iPad Pro 2022 and iPad 10.9 here. In this article, we’ll look at what the new iPadOS has to offer.
The new iPadOS 16 is here and it brings a number of refinements and improvements to the iPad space. iPadOS 16.1 will be available starting October 24 for all eligible devices such as iPad Pro models, iPad mini 5, iPad Air third generation and later, and iPad 5 and later.
One of the best features of iPadOS, Stage Manager, is now improved and it brings the multitasking feature in the final build. With the help of this feature, users can have multiple windows of different apps and can easily switch between each window.
The Stage Manager feature will also bring external monitor support to the iPad in the near future. As before, this feature will be available for the M1 iPad Pro model and now for the new M2-powered iPad Pro 2022.
Similar to iOS 16, iPadOS 16 brings nifty messaging features such as undo, edit, mark as unread, and others. Undo Send feature is also available in Mail app. Additionally, the scheduled dispatch feature that was available on iOS 16 is now also available on the iPad with iOS 16.
iPadOS now has a weather app as on the iPhone with iOS 16. Safari with improved passkey sign-up and a redesigned Game Center dashboard is also coming with the new OS.
Live Text Quick Actions is a new feature in iPadOS 16 that allows you to convert currencies, translate languages, and more with just one quick scan. The best iOS 16 feature that lets you lift subjects from the background is now on the iPad with the new OS.
The new iPadOS 16 brings live text to videos, lock for hidden albums, door detection, boy controller and more.
iPadOS 16 will be available for the post iPad Pro(s) from October 24th and other new iPad models will be the first to appear on BGR India.