Replace to iOS 15.1 brings SharePlay characteristic to iPhone


On Monday (10.25), Apple launched the replace of the working system of iPhones for iOS 15.1. With this, we lastly have the SharePlay characteristic accessible. Under, you try what to anticipate from this replace.


  • iOS 15.1 is the largest replace to the working system since September of this yr and takes up 1.41 GB.
  • Along with SharePlay, we have had quite a few software program additions for the iPhone 13 Professional’s digicam.
  • Amongst different issues, the replace additionally contains bug fixes for picture storage and apps like Pockets.

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iOS 15.1 is now accessible for obtain / © NextPit

SharePlay lastly accessible

Introduced in September, iOS 15 arrived on iPhones with out one of the hyped options on the time, SharePlay. That characteristic enables you to share synchronized FaceTime experiences with content material from the Apple TV app, Apple Music, Health+, and different appropriate apps within the App Retailer.

Additionally, as a result of the controls are shared, anybody on the decision can pause, play, rewind, or fast-forward the published content material. And if the group needs to make feedback throughout a film, for instance, the quantity robotically mutes the streaming audio. And for these with an Apple TV, SharePlay will use the massive display whilst you proceed FaceTime.

To work, SharePlay shares your iPhone display, so whoever is on the decision by way of FaceTime can see what’s taking place on the display in actual time. I examined the characteristic earlier with my colleague Johanna Schmidt and all the things went very effectively.

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FaceTime: SharePlay

New for the digicam on the brand new iPhone 13 Professional

One other new characteristic is the long-awaited arrival of ProRes video codecs on the iPhone 13 Professional and iPhone 13 Professional Max. As well as, we additionally now have the setting to show off automated digicam switching when capturing macro photographs and movies on the Professional fashions.

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The iPhone 13 Professional fashions obtained further consideration within the newest replace / © NextPit

Pockets and different providers

Among the many different new options in iOS 15.1 that deserve point out are the Apple Pockets service that now enables you to add the COVID-19 vaccination card, help for Mandarin (Taiwan) within the Translate app, and new automation triggers based mostly on the present studying of a HomeKit-enabled humidity, air high quality, or mild stage sensor.

The replace additionally introduced fixes for the next points:

  • The recurring message that knowledgeable that the Pictures app was storage full when importing photographs and movies.
  • For the Climate app not displaying the present temperature for My Location.
  • The audio playback of an app pausing when locking the display.
  • The Pockets closing unexpectedly when utilizing VoiceOver with a number of passes.
  • Detection of accessible Wi-Fi networks.
  • Up to date battery algorithms on iPhone 12 fashions to raised estimate battery capability over time.

If you have not put in the replace but, go to Settings > Basic > Software program Replace > Obtain and Set up the brand new model.


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