iOS 9: Features and News

Apple recently released iOS 9 public beta this week. Now iPhone and iPad users can update their devices on smarter and efficient iOS 9. This update version of iOS is the smartest operating system Apple has developed till now.

Let’s check iOS 9 in detail.

Release Date

Apple has launched iOS 9 as public beta program that can be accessed by anyone enrolled in Apple’s free public beta program. The final version of iOS 9 will be released on WWDC hopefully. That version of iOS 9 will be paid; users have to spend some money to access those features.


iOS 9 is the compatible with most of the iPhone and iPad devices.

Check below the list of devices which can be run on iOS 9:

  • iPhone 6 Plus
  • iPhone 6
  • iPhone 5s
  • iPhone 5
  • iPhone 5c
  • iPhone 4s
  • iPad mini 3
  • iPad mini 2
  • iPad mini
  • iPad Air 2
  • iPad Air
  • iPad 4th generation
  • iPad 3rd generation
  • iPad 2
  • iPod touch 5th generation

Smarter Siri

Everyone knows that there is no virtual assistant like Siri. Siri is by far the most amazing and intelligent virtual assistant. Apple has this tradition of presenting the technology that no one can even think of. In iOS 9, Siri is going to be smarter than previous version. Siri can even interpret the idea behind your iMessages. This app can guide about everything happening in your daily life as per your mode and choices, and is as awesome as other apps of Apple like iMovie, Facetime etc.

Apple Maps

Apple has given much attention to Apple Maps so it will be more convenient and tolerable. In its updated version, you can have transit routes in maps. It means that transit routes of buses, trains, subways and even ferries will be shown in Apple Maps. Initially this will be available in big cities like London, Mexico, Chicago, Berlin, New York, Toronto, Washington DC and San Francisco etc.

Multitasking for iPad

Well this is the most amazing feature of iOS 9. This is the premium feature offered by most premium operating system on planet. Yes, now you can do multitasking on iPad screen. Don’t be confused, this is not going to be switching between apps. You will literally use two apps simultaneously on single iPad Screen. How convenient is that!

This feature will be available on latest iPads like iPad Air, iPad Air 2, iPad mini 2 and iPad mini 3.