Apple launched at the beginning of April the first beta for developers of iOS 11.4, a beta that later came to users of the public betas program. Since then, the Cupertino company has released six iOS 11.4 betas for both developers and users of the public beta, thanks to which the processing time is reduced and the release of the final version is accelerated.
Almost two months after the launch of the first beta, Apple’s servers put at our disposal the final version of iOS 11.4 reported by BuzzFeed News Tuesday morning. A version that is now available for download directly from our iPhone or iPad. One of the most striking news for both its delay and the functionality it offers us is AirPlay 2, the technology that finally allows us to send the content of our device independently to compatible devices.
The new iOS 11.4 introduces iMessage in the Cloud, which will finally allow to synchronize messages on devices and AirPlay 2, surely the prominent news.
AirPlay 2 will allow you to stream the same on multiple audio devices at the same time. You can also use two HomePods to recreate stereo sound in your home environment.
Another innovation that iOS 11.4 offers us is found in the integration of messages through iCloud, so we can not only answer from any device associated with the same account, but we can also check all messages, either from the iPhone, iPad or Mac.
iOS 11.4 also has a new feature for HomePod: access to calendar, an option that incomprehensible form was not yet available in Apple’s smart speaker.
To update to the latest version of iOS 11, we just have to go to Settings> General> Software update. It is more than likely that during the first hours, downloading this update slower than you would expect, so it is advisable, as long as you can wait to enjoy the news, wait a few hours to be able to perform the update as much as possible. fast possible.