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iOS 6 is announced: 200 new features

0. phoneArena 11 Jun 2012, 13:16 posted on

Apple has finally announced iOS 6, the newest version of its mobile operating system at WWDC 2012…

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posted on 11 Jun 2012, 13:22 30

1. eman99 (Posts: 380; Member since: 03 Aug 2010)


200 worth of nonsense

posted on 11 Jun 2012, 13:59 24

22. abdane (Posts: 494; Member since: 07 Oct 2011)


wow, apple !!! " reply with a message " ! i didnt knew the iPhone dont have this feature before ! lmao... android have it since Cupcake XP

posted on 11 Jun 2012, 14:35 7

33. mandkeee (Posts: 82; Member since: 27 Feb 2009)


but still apple is way much better than samsung....

or any android devices....

posted on 11 Jun 2012, 14:51 15

43. wsucoug13 (Posts: 164; Member since: 04 May 2012)


oh for sure..... cuz it is an iPhone... duh!!!

posted on 11 Jun 2012, 19:28 4

69. E.N. (Posts: 2610; Member since: 25 Jan 2009)


or maybe because these features are implemented better, don't you agree? Of course not.....cuz its an iPhone....duh!!!

posted on 11 Jun 2012, 22:17 1

73. xcasasx (Posts: 24; Member since: 03 Mar 2012)


not f**king true

posted on 13 Jun 2012, 08:28

83. FLAGSA (Posts: 8; Member since: 12 Jun 2012)


Wow, Samsung !!! - Low blow! Haven't you got court cases to go to? Writers note: When corporate entities start making comments like this (above) under the badge of Samsung it makes me want to not buy a Samsung product. Not because Samsung is a bad make but their marketing arms use tactics like this instead of merits. It is simpler to keep ones mouth shut , if that is not possible have an operation to put your foot in your mouth - it's simpler.

posted on 14 Jun 2012, 12:56

87. SlimSoulja86 (Posts: 660; Member since: 03 Nov 2011)


Wow, u must be really stupid, i feel like hiding my iphone, cos its ppl like u making us apple fans look and sound stupid. Its just his or her avatar, lol, ur so dumb, its really not funny. Just bcos someone choses t hav a certain avatar on their profile, doesnt mean they work for that company or it is d company itself. Dude, grow up, what r u in 3th grade?

posted on 15 Jun 2012, 06:24

89. FLAGSA (Posts: 8; Member since: 12 Jun 2012)


Wow, you spell like a 3 year old. I suggest you go back to school or get a manual vocation like a street cleaner. I do suggest you hide your cell phone because an idiot like you brings Apple into disrepute just by your virtual existence.

posted on 11 Jun 2012, 14:30 4

31. Droid_X_Doug (Posts: 5993; Member since: 22 Dec 2010)


I hope the potential purchasers of the iDevices running iOS 6 have unlimited data plans. Talk about running data usage through the roof.... Oh, didn't VZW just end unlimited data for subsidized handsets?

In any event, wait a few and see what Android comes out with in response. Nothing like competition to make things better for consumers.

posted on 11 Jun 2012, 15:24

51. Jeradiah3 (Posts: 1046; Member since: 11 Feb 2010)


thats not a good thing because it will eat up data for both AT&T and Verizon users unless they have the old unltd data plan

posted on 11 Jun 2012, 14:46 9

40. CommentBoxEnforcer (Posts: 99; Member since: 13 Feb 2012)


The same boring ui

posted on 11 Jun 2012, 15:26 1

52. Mxyzptlk (Posts: 14182; Member since: 21 Apr 2012)


Jealous? Android will never get those features. Oh but Android fans will claim Android has always had them.

posted on 11 Jun 2012, 15:53 14

55. EclipseGSX (Posts: 1719; Member since: 18 Oct 2011)


1. Siri - Android has iris and s-voice
2. Facebook integration - HTC Sense has that already
3. Brand new maps, turn-by-turn navigation - Google maps
4. Phone app - Already have those features
5. Passbook - Theres an App for that

Soooo 4/5 Android already has, say what now?

posted on 11 Jun 2012, 16:12 3

58. andro. (Posts: 1999; Member since: 16 Sep 2011)


agreed,most of those new ios features have been on android handsets for quite some while now in various manufacturers own launchers UI or android os its self. This new ios is just apple catching up again. Most of apples announcements here are of a very "meh" variety.

posted on 11 Jun 2012, 16:16 2

59. matrix_neo (Posts: 334; Member since: 03 Nov 2011)


there's nothing to jealous. Android will never get those features... really?? those features already in android. sheeps are just too late to enjoy those features, Buy an android phone , then see for yourself.

posted on 12 Jun 2012, 09:52

77. SuperAndroidEvo (Posts: 4857; Member since: 15 Apr 2011)


Dude you are the most ill-informed person EVER. Every time you post, you post bogus or COMPLEATELY wrong information.

You are the dumbest person ever because you can't do a simple Google search just to see if you are correct or not.

You are the textbook definition of what an i$heep is. Man do you have any pride in yourself? Or are you THAT brainwashed that simple logic is as alien to you as the planet Venus?

posted on 13 Jun 2012, 08:34

85. FLAGSA (Posts: 8; Member since: 12 Jun 2012)


You completely mispelled completely lol but would concur on the rest but a little less savage.

posted on 11 Jun 2012, 13:23 14

2. Birds (Posts: 1164; Member since: 21 Nov 2011)


Siri, Iris, and S voice are all gimmicks. They are simply toys nothing more. Siri only makes the iPhone an iGadget not a phone.....Nevertheless it is still a cool feature. I bet IOS fans are happy.

posted on 11 Jun 2012, 13:33 1

5. Sackboy117 (Posts: 178; Member since: 17 Oct 2011)


GO GO GADGET!!!

posted on 11 Jun 2012, 16:23 1

61. GeekMovement (Posts: 2156; Member since: 09 Sep 2011)


@Birds That is so true. I cannot agree more.

posted on 11 Jun 2012, 18:41 2

68. smartphone (Posts: 160; Member since: 21 Oct 2011)


+1 , 6 versions and still no universal Bluetooth file transfer, file management, mass storage.

posted on 13 Jun 2012, 08:32

84. FLAGSA (Posts: 8; Member since: 12 Jun 2012)


Was that not what iCloud was for - Storage?

posted on 23 Jun 2012, 10:58

92. true1984 (Posts: 824; Member since: 23 May 2012)


I think he meant expandable storage which even WP8 is going to have

posted on 11 Jun 2012, 13:26

3. snowgator (Posts: 3600; Member since: 19 Jan 2011)


I am very interested in what the OS will offer. Siri seems to be the main selling point so far. Betting they will offer more. Hard to imagine improvements to a personal assistant is all 200 additions.

posted on 11 Jun 2012, 13:29 3

4. e.wvu (unregistered)


Yea, it's nice that you can now use FaceTime over 3G. But that will mostly only benefit iPhone owners from Sprint.

posted on 11 Jun 2012, 13:34 6

6. androidornothing (Posts: 143; Member since: 26 Apr 2012)


Lol iOS 6 is all about Siri? I thought they would release something crazy in the new update!

posted on 11 Jun 2012, 13:40 5

10. Ohrules (Posts: 327; Member since: 11 Jun 2012)


apparently you do not understand the term developing

posted on 11 Jun 2012, 13:35 7

7. tech-head (Posts: 133; Member since: 02 Sep 2011)


No UI updates?!? Sigh........dang it Apple!

posted on 12 Jun 2012, 06:30

75. cdgoin (Posts: 538; Member since: 28 Jul 2010)


They are still trying to figure out how to create a Metro UI for iOS and claim they have the patent on it so they can sue Microsoft and claim they created it. Once they do that, then they will update the ancient GUI they stole from Windows Mobile

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