iOS 16.3 Update Available For All: Here Are The Eligible iPhone Models, New Features And More

As rumors suggested last week, Apple has started rolling out its latest update, iOS 16.3. The iOS 16.3 software update is available for iPhone 8 and newer iPhone models and brings a series of new features and bug fixes.

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ABP Live can confirm that the new iOS 16.3 update is also available in India. This update includes support for Apple ID security keys, enabling physical two-factor authentication for Apple ID logins. Notable features coming with iOS 16.3 are “Unity” wallpapers and support for the newly launched 2nd generation Apple HomePod.

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The new iOS update also tweaks the Emergency SOS feature to prevent accidental calls. It can be activated by pressing and holding the side button and the volume up or down button together. However, the call is not made until the key is released. Emergency SOS has a “Quiet call” option. This means that after enabling this option, the iPhone will not ring or start flashing when a user attempts to make an Emergency SOS call.

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After recently releasing a special edition Black Unity Sport Loop for Apple Watch Series 4 and newer versions in honor of Black History Month, Apple is now introducing a Black Unity-themed iPhone wallpaper for the lock screen of the latest iOS 16.3. Released.

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On the other hand, iOS 16 adoption initially outperformed last year’s iOS 15 in terms of how quickly users upgraded to the latest iOS version. Apple released it last September, and according to a previous report by third-party analytics website Mixpanel, iOS 16 was installed on nearly 70% of his iPhones, with iOS 15 on nearly 25%. Installed. Number of iPhones as of December.