iOS 15 review | Engadget

Youll need a device with an A12 chip, first used in 2018s iPhone Xs, to use FaceTimes new voice-isolation mode, spatial audio and its blurred-background Portrait mode. Youll see it across Safari, Photos, Podcasts, Apple Music and more.Any content that someone shares with you on Messages will populate in the corresponding app. Those are also available outside of Apples own video call app. If theyre not on the list, notifications are corralled away until you swap modes.You can also use Focus modes to customize your interface. You can now search your Photos app without having to open the app. The paid-for service also adds the ability to make your own burner email addresses that auto-forward to your main email account. Inside the settings for each mode, youll need to make each new home screen page as an additional panel.
After iOS 14 really shook up the iPhones interface with stackable widgets and an app library, iOS 15 at launch didnt seem so dramatic. Given that several major features, like SharePlay were delayed, … [+10998 chars]