On June 2 at WWDC 2014, iOS 8 was officially launched for iPhone, iPod touch and iPad with a new design and many new features among which ” Photo Archive iCloud” to view photos and videos ; new features iMessage, including recording and sending voice files, videos and photos simply swipe gesture ; new healthkit, dedicated to data on health and training were introduced.
iOS 8 also includes support of predictable text input keyboard QuickType, ” Family sharing” feature for easy sharing photographs and calendars with your family , as well as iCloud Drive service that allows to store files and access them from anywhere.
During the event, Apple elaborated on the possibility of iOS 8. However, still some features of the sfirmware that was not announced at the Moscone West stage .
Top 10 hidden features of iOS 8 :
- Adjust layout of icons in the panel ” Post .”
- Timer in Camera.
- Time-lapse videos .
- New accessibility zoom features
- Full version of desktop website in Safari.
- Siri enabled Shazam.
- Independent focus and exposure in camera app.
- Battery usage per applications .
- Automatically delete messages.
Top 10 features of iOS 8 for iPhone, iPad and iPod touch:
Officially released iOS 8 will be available in September to the public, the new firmware supports iPhone 4s and later , iPod touch 5G, iPad 2 and later , as well as iPad mini and iPad mini with a Retina- display.