SpreadIt News | Digital Newspaper

Now unlock your phone while wearing a mask with THIS new Apple iOS Update, Read more here

Apple has recently launched the 15.4 software update that enables iPhone users to unlock their devices with their face masks on. This new update was released on Monday that will also include a host of other features for existing iPhones.

Apple said in a statement that the new feature will allow users to unlock their iPhones even when they are wearing masks. This feature is exclusively available for iOS 15.4 that will be updated in iPhone 12‌‌, 12 Mini, 12 Pro and 12 Pro Max, and iPhone 13, 13 Mini, 13 Pro and 13 Pro Max.

Advertisement

Once you update to the latest version, you will see the option to use Face ID with a mask on the welcome screen, the statement said. Other new features in this update are the AirTag setup that will ensure the safety of your messages and a new Siri voice that will answer questions about time and date when you are offline.

Some other new features are: Tap to pay on iPhone is a feature that will allow you to accept credit cards through Apple Pay, Universal Control that will allow you to drag and drop files between your iPad and Mac, Scan text directly into a file in the Notes app, and SharePlay where you can share songs with your friends and family over FaceTime.

Advertisement

For more breaking news, click here.

Advertisement