Apple both sets trends and chases them, and iOS 12, unveiled in June at WWDC, is no exception. With this release, Apple is focusing on performance improvements and enhancements, even for older devices. The company is also making important changes to augmented reality that will enable new experiences; improving Siri, FaceTime, and the Photos app to catch up to the competition; and adding new features like personalized Memoji and a Screen Time features to manage how you’re using your device.
iOS 12 is a free update for all users, and it’s supported by every device that runs iOS 11, all the way back to the iPhone 5s released in 2013. Here’s a rundown of the biggest improvements and most common questions about iOS 12.