December 1, 2023

With iOS 17.1 anticipated to be launched subsequent week, Apple is now seeding the Launch Candidate model of this upcoming working system replace. Whereas we normally don’t know beforehand when Apple goes to seed a brand new iOS model, France’s FCC-like company mentioned the corporate would launch iOS 17.1 subsequent week to repair a difficulty with excessive radiation ranges on the iPhone 12.

That mentioned, that is every part we all know is coming to iOS 17.1:

Apple Music Playlist Strategies: When including a music to a playlist, Apple Music now suggests just a few songs primarily based on the music obtainable on the listing.

Apple Music Favourite Songs: Apple Music additionally allows you to favourite songs, albums, playlists, and artists. Your favourite music is routinely added to your Library and improves your suggestions.

Apple Music Playlist Covers: The service allows you to create customized playlist covers. Apple presents eight totally different choices.

Along with these adjustments, iOS 17.1 beta introduced assist to:

NameDrop for Apple Watch: With iOS 17.1 beta and watchOS 10.1 beta, Apple is lastly enabling NameDrop from iPhone to Apple Watch. With that, you’ll be able to seamlessly change contact info with others.

Flashlight Indicator on Dynamic Island: Beforehand restricted to iPhone 15 Professional fashions, the flashlight indicator on Dynamic Island can also be obtainable for iPhone 14 Professional and all iPhone 15 fashions.

AirDrop with Mobile Knowledge: Teased throughout the WWDC 2023 keynote, now you can proceed to ship and obtain content material when Wi-Fi is unavailable throughout AirDrop.

StandBy Mode tweaks: The StandBy Mode now has some customization choices. Customers can select to show it off routinely, after 20 seconds, or by no means.

We’ll let you realize if we uncover extra options obtainable with iOS 17.1 RC. Apple can also be seeding the Launch Candidate variations of iPadOS 17.1, macOS 14.1, tvOS 17.1, and watchOS 10.1.