All news and features iOS 17. Journal, Standby

Apple released the upcoming operating system iOS 17 for all the devices iPhone compatible. As expected, many of the rumors have been confirmed, but there are also quite a few absolute novelties that were not talked about at all until the official presentation. Let's see what's new and features iOS 17, which include the new app Journal and the mode Standby.

News and features iOS 17

As I said in the introduction and as anticipated, the users Apple they will have a personal diary application.

app Journal from iOS 17

Journaling is a new way to reflect and relive special moments. Record your thoughts about big life events or everyday activities. Add details to any note with photos, music, audio recordings and more. Mark important moments and revisit them later to discover new meanings or set new goals.

Apple Journal iPhone App
Apple Journal iPhone App in iOS 17

It is if you want a return to the classic diary of adolescence, in a digital form where we enjoy the benefits of technology.

With the help of on-device machine learning, iPhone create personalized suggestions of moments to remember and write down based on your photos, music, workouts and more.

app Journal for iPhone will be launched in the coming months.

Standby – Landscape mode with support Night Mode

StandBy it gives you easy-to-view information designed to be seen from a distance.

Standby Fashion iPhone iOS 17
Standby Fashion iPhone iOS 17

leave iPhone placed on the bedside table or on the desk in landscape mode (horizontally), and when it is charged, Standby can be activated and customized.

Standby - news and features iOS 17
Standby – news and features iOS 17

For the mode Standby you can add clock widgets, calendar, reminder, pictures, weather, plus many others. It allows enabling Night Mode to reduce user distraction during the night.

NameDrop – Quick exchange of phone numbers

A new feature that allows users to exchange phone numbers via simpla approach second iPhone (or iPhone close to Apple Watch).

NameDrop - Share Contact
NameDrop – Share Contact

Both users will be able to select the specific phone numbers or email addresses they want to share,

The NameDrop feature works with AirDrop, which also comes with new capabilities at launch iOS 17.

By simpla proximity of two devices, with the help AirDrop one can quickly transfer the music or a movie that is playing at that moment (SharePlay).

Live Voicemail

option Live Voicemail I think it can be put in the top among the novelties and features iOS 17.

Cu Live Voicemail, you can view a real-time transcript of the message someone is leaving you as they speak, giving you immediate context for the call. If it's something you want to address right away, you can pick up the call at any time while the person is still on the phone.

Live Voicemail
Live Voicemail

I find it to be a very useful feature in the scenario where someone calls you and you can't answer the phone, but you want to know in real time what voice message they are giving you.

This option, through which you can see the real-time transcription of a message received in voicemail, is available in English for the US and Canada.

FaceTime – Record Video or Audio Message

A new feature FaceTime which allows users to leave video or audio messages recorded when the called party is not available.

FaceTime Messages - news and features iOS 17
FaceTime Messages – news and features iOS 17

Video messages can be composed with all the video effects present in normal video calls made via FaceTime.

iMessages – Stickers & Messages

For the Messages app and service iMessage we cannot say that very important news has been brought.

Added support for replying to messages in one-on-one conversations simmore swipes. In the same way as with the WhatsApp application.

The ability to extract elements from a picture and turn them into Live Stickers.

Transcription of audio messages received in conversations.

Live location sharing. This will be able to be watched live directly in the conversation.

Compatibility iOS 17

As expected, iOS 17 is not compatible with models iPhone X, iPhone 8. iPhone 8 Plus.

If you have a device iPhone XR, iPhone SE (gen. 2) or newer models, you can install and enjoy the news and features iOS 17.

iPhone 14, iPhone 14 Plus, iPhone 14 Pro, iPhone 14 Pro Max, iPhone 13, iPhone 13 mini, iPhone 13 Pro, iPhone 13 Pro Max, iPhone 12, iPhone 12 mini, iPhone 12 Pro, iPhone 12 Pro Max, iPhone 11, iPhone 11 Pro, iPhone 11 Pro Max, iPhone XS, iPhone XS Max, iPhone XR, iPhone SE (second generation or later) and of course future models iPhone 15.

All news and features iOS 17. Journal, Standby

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