iOS 16 launch live blog – when is it out, what does it have?

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A man running with an Apple Watch

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Let’s not forget that watchOS 9 is also scheduled to arrive later today, bringing new watch faces, the ability to control your Apple Watch using gestures, and much more.

iOS 16 Lock Screen Widget Edit

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If you want to make sure that you’re ready to update to iOS 16 later today, our US Mobile Editor Philip Berne has written up this mega-useful guide on how to do just that.

Twitter user FloWritesCode (opens in new tab) sent this to us:

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We couldn’t agree more. While I still think it’s slightly odd to have no way to change the flashlight and camera icons on the lock screen, it’s great to have alternative ways to open other apps, or have glanceable information.

Obscura 3 widget on iOS 16

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If you’ve used Obscura 3 lately, we’ve got good news for you once iOS 16 arrives. 

While it’s available on the App Store (opens in new tab) for $4.99 / £4.99 / AU$7.99, a new update is releasing very soon which will bring a widget to the redesigned lock screen, allowing you to launch the app in a much faster fashion.

Selfie on iPhone 8 Plus

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While iOS 16 will run on an iPhone 8 and above, that doesn’t mean you’ll get all the features available to someone on an iPhone 14.

With this in mind, I’ve written up exactly what won’t be available on certain iPhones running iOS 16.

iOS 16 Lock Screen

(Image credit: Future / Lance Ulanoff)

If anything, the lock screen is one of the biggest changes in iOS in recent years. Our US Editor in Chief Lance Ulanoff spoke to Apple SVP of Engineering Craig Federighi back in June all about it.

Hello, and welcome to the live blog of iOS 16’s launch. I’m Daryl, Software Writer at TechRadar, and I’ll be keeping you up to date throughout the day on iOS 16 and more.





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