The 7 best new features of iOS 11.3 for iPhone, iPad and iPod Touch

By | January 25, 2018

Apple has previewed the features and more about the future update of iOS. This would be the major update for iOS devices such as iPhone, iPad and iPod Touch. The company has already released the iOS 11.3 Beta update for the developers and testers. The public beta of iOS 11.3 is coming soon. The giant to release this new iOS 11.3 update this spring, but ahead of its official announcement, the company will release the Beta update for public. 


The new iOS 11.3 update brings a handful of new features for the iOS devices such as iPhone, iPad and iPod Touch. Plenty of bug fixes with more stable user interface will be provided with this new iOS update for the above mentioned devices. Just to give you better information about this latest iOS update, we have compiled a list of the best features of the iOS 11.3.

If you’ve been waiting for a long for one more major iOS update, you will get all the required details of this iOS 11.3 from here by following the list of its features which is given below.

7 best new features of iOS 11.3

1. More Animojis to explore

Apple has introduced Face ID with Animoji feature which works with company’s own facial recognition technology. Apple’s new iOS 11.3 update brings a set of new Animojis for your iPhone, iPad and iPod Touch devices.

Animojis feature was exclusively introduced on the iPhone X. You can send live animojis created by your phone to your friends and loved ones to make fun time. First iOS 11 brings 14 different avatars for Animojis while this new iOS 11.3 brings four new avatars including lion, bear, dragon, and skull. By using all these new avatars, you will be able to spend more fun time on your iPhone X.

2. Control your Battery

Apple has also introduced a new way to optimise your iPhone’s battery which allows you to take full control of your Battery. Apple will secretly throttling out the CPU of your phone so it will offer more battery life to your smartphone. However, you can take full control of this feature by turning off the throttling feature. Just follow the below given path on your device to do so.

Go to : Settings >> Battery 

You will be able to take a look to your phone’s battery health and this way you can see how you can manage and take control of your phone’s battery.

3. Explore AirPlay 2

Apple’s latest iOS 11.3 brings AirPlay 2 experience to your iOS device. Earlier reports have suggested that the new iOS 11.3 update will bring the AirPlay 2 experience to your device and the reports were true. The new iOs 11.3 brings AirPlay 2 experience.

AirPlay 2 will allow users to take full control of your music with multiroom audio playback support. Apple had introduced this feature back in June month at WWDC which is finally available for your iOS device.

4. Synchronised iMessages

Apple brings new interface to its iMessage application. iMessage is company’s default messaging app which is available on iPhone, iPad and iPod Touch. Whenever you receive a new message, you would see it on the notification panel of your device.

With the new iOS 11.3 update, you will be able to read and delete iMessages from any of your iOS device. So you will have more wide space to explore the messages receive on your iOS devices.

5. Updated Augmented Reality

Apple has introduced its own ARKit technology with augmented reality to explore on an iOS device. Apple’s newly updated Augmented Reality will now be able to recognise and place virtual reality objects on vertical surface on the wall and doors.

The new ARKit will recognise 2D objects such as signs, posters, and artwork. This technology integrates the 2D images into augmented reality and you could see it like real with the help of this updated technology.

6. Business Chat app

Apple has also introduced a new app called Business Chat. It offers a new way to communicate with your Business within the Messages app on your iOS device. This feature will launch in the Public beta of iOS 11.3 update ahead of its official launch. This way you can make use of this new Business Chat app on your iOS device.

As per Apple’s official statement, “With Business Chat, it’s easy to have a conversation with a service representative, schedule an appointment or make purchases using Apple Pay in the Messages app. Business Chat doesn’t share the user’s contact information with businesses and gives users the ability to stop chatting at any time.”

The new Business Chat app comes with support from select businesses, including Discover, Hilton, Lowe’s, and Wells Fargo.

7. New Health Reports on Health App

Apple has also updated its fitness app called, Health. In the new iOS 11.3 update, users will be able to view health records of yours. It will also show you the available medical data as it provides information from multiple providers like Johns Hopkins and Cedars-Sinai. Your Health’s data will be protected by Passcode.

Apple writes, “In the coming months, more medical facilities will connect to Health Records offering their patients access to this feature.” So in future, we would get to see more listings to make this Health app even more powerful.

That’s all folks! This is what you will get in the upcoming iOS 11.3 update by Apple. Apple has released this new update as its beta update for testers. The company will soon make this update available for public ahead of its official launch.

Apart from this, Apple will also improve some of the existing features of the iOS devices with the new iOS 11.3 update apart from the above listed new features.

According to Apple, they will also update their Apple Music app which would allow the users to stream out all the music videos without being interrupted by the annoying advertisements.

The News app will also be improved with Top Stores. So you can have the latest news of different categories from your smartphone. The update will also add Advanced Mobile Location to automatically send a user’s location to emergency services. This will add more security of yours right from your smartphone.

On the latest iOS 11.3 update, the iBooks app just called as Books. So all the ebook readers will be able to get a refreshed version of iBooks app with Books only.

Apart from this, Apple’s new iOS 11.3 will arrive as a major update which would absolutely for free of cost. The new iOS 11.3 update will be compatible with the following iOS devices.

  • Apple iPhone 5S and later
  • Apple iPad Air and iPad Pro
  • Apple iPad fifth gen
  • Apple iPad Mini 2 and later
  • Apple iPod Touch sixth gen

Additionally, Apple has just announced the release dates of its much awaited smart speaker, Apple HomePod. The new HomePod from Apple will start taking pre-orders from this Friday. The shipping of this HomePod will start from February 9th. Apple will start selling this HomePod in the United States, United Kingdom and Australia.

apple has just introduced the new iOS 11.2.5 update for the above listed iOS devices. The new iOS 11.2.5 update also supports HomePod so users will be able to explore more features and functions from your iOS devices.