Apple solely lately launched iOS 14.6, however the firm is conserving the updates coming as iOS 14.7 is now out there in beta, and as such we learn about a few of what it presents.
Thus far this seems to be to be a a lot smaller replace than the final couple – which added issues like Apple Podcasts Subscriptions, Apple Card Household, and App Monitoring Transparency.
That stated, it’s attainable that some options of iOS 14.7 are but to be revealed, and even when it does find yourself being a small replace, it’s nonetheless certain to be price having, as if nothing else there’ll in all probability be bug and safety fixes in it.
Under you’ll discover all the pieces we learn about iOS 14.7 to this point, together with the options discovered within the beta and the probably launch date of the completed software program. We’ll be updating this text at any time when there’s any further iOS 14.7 information or leaks too, so test again recurrently to remain within the loop.
Reduce to the chase
- What’s it? The following small iOS replace
- When is it out? In all probability late June or early July
- How a lot will it value? Will probably be free
iOS 14.7 launch date
Usually Apple has been launching new iOS 14.x updates roughly as soon as a month. Certainly, iOS 14.6 landed virtually precisely a month after iOS 14.5. So whereas there are not any ensures, we’d suppose the identical will in all probability be true with iOS 14.7.
If that’s the case then it should probably land in both late June or early July, as iOS 14.6 was rolled out on Could 24.
In fact, when you don’t wish to wait till then you possibly can all the time seize the beta, however it will probably be buggy and unstable, and should not embrace all the ultimate options, so we wouldn’t advocate it for most individuals.
iOS 14.7 options
Both iOS 14.7 isn’t going to be a really huge replace or we simply don’t know very a lot about it but, however under you’ll discover the options which have turned up within the beta and that we at present count on to be included. If we hear about any others we’ll make sure to add them.
HomePod timers within the Residence app
One new function noticed by 9to5Mac within the iOS 14.7 beta is the flexibility to set HomePod timers from the Residence app. The choice may be discovered proper under HomePod alarms within the app, and you can even identify your timers, see the countdowns for them within the app, and cancel them with a faucet.
Beforehand, timers for HomePod needed to be set utilizing Siri, so for anybody who’s misplaced their voice or simply isn’t on talking phrases with Siri, this must be helpful.
Air high quality particulars
Apple has been displaying a ranking for air high quality within the Climate app because the launch of iOS 14, however solely in some international locations. Now, with the iOS 14.7 beta, 9to5Mac has spotted that Twitter and Reddit customers in Canada, the Netherlands, France, Italy, and Spain have reported seeing these particulars for the primary time.
So when you reside in one in all these locations you can quickly get a sign of the standard of the air you’re respiratory, and when you reside someplace else that doesn’t but have the function, it’s all the time attainable you’ll get it by the point iOS 14.7 launches in completed type.
A repair for battery life bugs
Whereas not particularly talked about within the beta, some customers reported on Twitter that they skilled extreme battery drain with iOS 14.6, so there’s an opportunity this shall be fastened with iOS 14.7. It’s not clear how widespread this difficulty is although, or how rapidly Apple will repair it, so for now that is only a chance.