Which new feature do you like most in iOS 6?

Which new feature do you like most in iOS 6?
Apple lifted the veil over the sixth edition of iOS today, and, while it doesn't bring any major interface changes, it does introduce over 200 novelties, big and small, so we wanted to ask you which of the announced features you like the most.

The big one is, of course, Maps, which in iOS 6 is divorcing Google's navigational software completely for Apple's in-house solution, but we also got Siri learning new tricks, some new and useful apps like Passbook for organizing your travel, shopping and entertainment tickets, coupons and passes, as well as upgrades to default apps like Safari, Mail, Phone and Photos.

A ton of new accessibility features got introduced with iOS 6, and also a number of enhancements for China like Siri learning Mandarin and Cantonese, and Baidu search plus Pinyin writing. Which one of those newcomers do you fancy?

Which new feature do you like most in iOS 6?

Maps with 3D view and Siri-guided turn-by-turn navigation
45.95%
Siri gets to be a sports, movie and dining out buff, launches apps and learns new languages
11.37%
Passbook serves as a virtual hub for all your coupons, tickets and vouchers
4.83%
Deep Facebook integration
13.08%
Shared Photo Streams
0.62%
Facetime works over cellular data connection now
12.46%
Phone app's Do Not Disturb and Call Reminder features
5.45%
Mail's VIP inbox and easy multimedia attachments
0.93%
Safari's iCloud Tabs and offline reading list
1.56%
Features for China like Baidu and Pinyin writing integration, plus Siri's Mandarin and Cantonese
1.71%
Extra accessibility features like Guided Access
2.02%

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44 Comments

2. ahomad

Posts: 175; Member since: May 15, 2012

you should have added "nothing" option

3. wassup

Posts: 565; Member since: Jun 23, 2011

where's the ' becomes more like FroYo' option?

4. ivanko34

Posts: 617; Member since: Sep 04, 2011

So funny. Thanks

5. shotine

Posts: 26; Member since: Jan 11, 2010

Where is the option that I perfer andoid hands down and dont care what apple dose

6. akita256

Posts: 98; Member since: Jan 26, 2012

Where can we find a list of the entire 200 new features??? All I have seen is the same list of 15-20 new features posted on every web site. Every site just repeats the same list. So where can we see all 200??

7. Simba501

Posts: 28; Member since: Jul 06, 2011

I'm waiting for this as well lol

38. Lucas777

Posts: 2137; Member since: Jan 06, 2011

the os has not actually been released yet... they are not gonna take a time to go through all 200.. but once the betas start rolling out just google ios 6 list of features and you will get as much as has been discovered yet

8. cGmC11

Posts: 152; Member since: Apr 02, 2012

So what... It have nothing!

9. christianqwerty

Posts: 467; Member since: May 05, 2011

Maybe the Android commenters are so bitter because they never receive updates. lol

10. md227a

Posts: 228; Member since: Mar 20, 2012

Dont know about you but my Galaxy S2 is sitting pretty with ICS 4.04 right now :-)

12. christianqwerty

Posts: 467; Member since: May 05, 2011

That's good for you, but what about the other disappointed 93% of android users who don't have the update?

15. wassup

Posts: 565; Member since: Jun 23, 2011

they need to realize that their phone without updates is twice as good as apple's even with updates.

30. domspencer01

Posts: 15; Member since: Mar 08, 2012

Amen, not gonna lie, Froyo is still better than my brothers 4S on iOS 5.

13. wassup

Posts: 565; Member since: Jun 23, 2011

well.... our phones without updates are better than iOS with updates, soo.... i don't really care!

18. Ivan6479

Posts: 250; Member since: Jun 26, 2011

Are you serious? Android has had all these features a few versions ago, so why would anyone using an Android phone be bitter that their phones can do much more than an iPhone. Man you need to wake up and smell the coffee. Apple is behind the game and that's all there is to it. I guarantee that this so called new iPhone won't be anything monumental either.

19. EclipseGSX

Posts: 1776; Member since: Oct 18, 2011

Don't need updates if I already can do all this "new" stuff from Apple. Maybe you're bitter you're stuck with a tiny 3.5 screen and need to feel more special like Android :)

11. theoak

Posts: 324; Member since: Nov 16, 2011

WIth FaceTime now allowed over cellular ... 3GS users will need to pack a mirror around so folks can see them? Apple can call it the iMirror ;)

14. jmoita2

Posts: 930; Member since: Dec 23, 2011

Enough of this crap... What is this, Apple propaganda Day???

17. md227a

Posts: 228; Member since: Mar 20, 2012

WWDC, apples press release was this morning.

16. BattleBrat

Posts: 1476; Member since: Oct 26, 2011

"Deep Facebook Integration" Hmmmmm F*#& that, my iPod Touch 4th is going to have to be happy with iOS 5, I'm not going to allow Facebook to "deep penetrate" or whatever my iPod Touch, it forcecloses enough as it is!

20. downphoenix

Posts: 3165; Member since: Jun 19, 2010

Where's the "clogging up my Phone Arena page with half the articles on the front page being about iOS 6 and when Google does their thing later this month we might have like 4 articles tops on it" option?

21. Iphone4 unregistered

what a waste of time

22. navaf

Posts: 11; Member since: May 19, 2012

I must confess disappointed with the slow progress, in some features we all would like to have natively rather than resorting to Cydia store.

23. The_Godfather

Posts: 196; Member since: Apr 26, 2012

Holly mother...another crap and just giving hypes like they are on the Moon lolzzzz...Come on Apple do something on your own. After iPhone 4 this is your 2nd biggest failure in the market. I am selling my iPhone 4 because I don't want this crapy Siri on my phone. Thumbs up who are selling their iPhones and going to buy S3 or Lumia 900? Sorry Apple your days are over.

26. good2great

Posts: 1042; Member since: Feb 22, 2012

hahahaha just because you dont like the updates "apple's days are over" bwahahaha dont let the android trolls and users in here corrupt your mind sir... apple isn't going ANYWHERE... these updates are HUGE for the apple community... the reason why we are upset because we read tech sites everyday and probably used other OS's than apple and we expect the use of new technology. the rest of the HUGE world hasnt...

40. The_Godfather

Posts: 196; Member since: Apr 26, 2012

Mate you are on of them who uses these products to show off n stuff like that. I own an iPhone since 2007. Moreover I can see the frustration through your words how disappointed you and every another sheep like you in this world is after this release. Hhahahahahahah you are so right it is a huge update for just apple community not for us. Because I highly prefer windows over your s**tty MAC and I highly prefer Android and Windows phone over these dead Icons.You won't understand because you are not a technical person lolzzzzzz

33. thedarkside

Posts: 654; Member since: Apr 30, 2012

one. the iphone 4 isnt getting siri. two. no one said you had to use it if you had it anyway. three. if the iphone 4 was such a huge failure, why did you purchase one? four. apples days are not over. idiot people who dont know anything about the other OS will assume that the iphone is the first to do it. and if the rumors are true about it having a bigger screen and being 4g then im sure people will go lady gaga and buy it.

39. The_Godfather

Posts: 196; Member since: Apr 26, 2012

One:- You are one of those sheep who are hired by Apple to comment on these Tech sites. Two:- I didn't say iPhone 4 is the failure. I said ios6 is the 2nd failure after 4s. Three:- You would be the one who owns a Mac, an iPhone and iPad and just got frustrated with the s**tty UI. Four:- You are not getting a person to whom you can sell your crap. Five:- It doesn't matter what they are bringing in the near future whatever they are going bring would be copy of lumia or S3 lolzzzzzzz.... Sorry mate no offense they have lost one of their customer lolzz...

25. beillax

Posts: 24; Member since: Aug 03, 2011

I'm excited for iOS 6! These features should've been on the iphone a little earlier but still I can't wait.

34. thedarkside

Posts: 654; Member since: Apr 30, 2012

i agree, but ive gone this long with out any real desire to have them. the passbook idea is pretty cool. i do wish i had that about a year ago. stupid o'hare airport.

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