Apple starts promoting iOS 11 changes with pop-up messages for iPhone and iPad users
The "Tips" pop up started showing up yesterday and highlighted several of the new features coming to the iPhone and iPad such as an option that will prevent you from receiving text messages, alerts and notifications while you're driving a vehicle. Other changes include a revised control center, a "live" photos effect, a new files app and more. By teasing these changes in advance, iOS users are not taken by surprise when the new features roll out along with the updated iOS 11 build.
Apple iPhone models that will receive the update to iOS 11 include:
Apple iPad units receiving iOS 11 include:
- 12.9-inch iPad Pro (first-generation)\
- 12.9-inch iPad Pro (second-generation)
- 9.7-inch iPad Pro
- 10.5-inch iPad Pro
- iPad (fifth-generation)
- iPad Air 2
- iPad Air
- iPad mini 4
- iPad mini 3
- iPad mini 2
Only one Apple iPod model is receiving iOS 11:
The iOS 11 update should be disseminated via an OTA update pushed out sometime this month.