Apple released the iOS 11.2 and it is available now to download. The new update comes with many new features which you can check out in the detail below.
New Apple’s iOS comes with some more bug fixes, performance improvements and of course a range of new features.
The latest version of iOS comes with Apple Pay Cash. This is a new feature for Apple Pay that lets you send money to family and friend with your iPhone. After receiving the amount you can use it to pay via Apple Pay to many vendors or transfer the money to your bank account. This feature will only be available in the US for now.
You can install the iOS 11.2 software update on your iPhone or iPad by going to Settings > General > Software update. The update is now available for iOS devices. Check out the full release note below.
iOS 11.2 release note:
iOS 11.2 introduces Apple Pay Cash to send, request and receive money from friends and family with Apple Pay. This update also includes bug fixes and improvements. For information on the security content of Apple software updates, please visit this website.
Other improvements and fixes:
Adds support for faster wireless charging on iPhone 8, iPhone 8 Plus and iPhone X with compatible third-party accessories.
Introduces three new Live wallpapers for iPhone X.
Improves video camera stabilization.
Adds support in Podcasts to automatically advance to the next episode from the same show.
Adds support in HealthKit for downhill snow sports distance as a data type.
Fixes an issue that could cause Mail to appear to be checking for new messages even when a download is complete.
Fixes an issue that could cause cleared Mail notifications from Exchange accounts to reappear.
Improves stability in Calendar.
Resolves an issue where Settings could open to a blank screen.
Fixes an issue that could prevent swiping to Today View or Camera from the Lock Screen.
Addresses an issue that could prevent Music controls from displaying on the Lock Screen.
Fixes an issue that could cause app icons to be arranged incorrectly on the Home Screen.
Addresses an issue that could prevent users from deleting recent photos when iCloud storage is exceeded.
Addresses an issue where Find My iPhone sometimes wouldn’t display a map.
Fixes an issue in Messages where the keyboard could overlap the most recent message.
Fixes an issue in Calculator where typing numbers rapidly could lead to incorrect results.
Addressed an issue where the keyboard could respond slowly.
Adds support for real-time text (RTT) phone calls for the deaf and hard of hearing.
Improves VoiceOver stability in Messages, Settings, App Store and Music.
Resolves an issue that prevented VoiceOver from announcing incoming Notifications.