With iOS 5, Apple have added over 200 new features, taking a mobile operating system that was already years ahead of anything else and moving it even further ahead. And we are still expecting big things from Apple this year. We home iPhone 5 will be with us at some point in 2011, and some rumours suggest we'll see the iPad 3 as early as this autumn.
But in the meantime there's a new version of iOS, iOS 5 here. Apple has given us a taste of the iOS 5 by releasing a developer preview soon after the announcement.
And here is the list of the top 10, or the we can also say, 10 New Features List in Apple iOS 5
- Notification Center - You get all kinds of notifications on your iOS device: new email, texts, friend requests, and more. With Notification Center, you can keep track of them all in one convenient location.
- iMessage - It will allow you to:Send text, photos, videos, contacts and more to any other iOS 5 user.You can leave conversations on your iPhone and continue them in your iPadDelivery notification on 3G and WiFi and everything will be encrypted.
- PC Free - Starting with iOS 5, you will not need iTunes and PC anymore to use your iPhone, iPod touch or iPad. All software updates will happen over the air.
- Newsstand - iOS 5 organizes your magazine and newspaper app subscriptions in Newsstand: a folder that lets you access your favorite publications quickly and easily.
- Improved Camera app - iOS 5 new features also includes improved iOS Camera app. Improvements made to that app includes a lock screen shortcut to taking pictures, ,Pinch to zoom, Finger Holding to get auto-focus and exposure lock around that area.Edit photos straight from the Camera app + Red-eye removal.
- Enhanced Mail app - Rich Text Formatting,Indentation control,Draggable email addresses, which allows to drag and drop email addresses into to, cc and bcc fields,Message flagging to call your attention over a particular mail later. and Swipe to Inbox ,Dictionary everywhere
- Twitter Integration - iOS 5 comes with system-wide Twitter integration. With Twitter intergration, you’ll be able to directly post images to Twitter from Camera app.
- Safari Browser - iOS 5 will come with revamped Safari browser with new features. You’ll be able to reformat a site, taking out ads and reformatting text to make it look better on your iPad or iPhone screen.
- Reminders - Reminders app in iOS 5 brings to-do lists to iPhone, iPad and iPod Touch. The app brings a simple interface and lets you sync between iOS 5 devices and Mac OS X computers.
- Game Center - in iOS 5 also includes new features. Achievement points.Access friends of friends, Photos in your profile, Game discovery, Game downloads within Game Center.Support for turn-based games like Words for Games and Scrabble