Apple released iOS 11.3 beta 1 to developers on Wednesday.
As the first major iOS update of 2018, iOS 11.3 includes a number of a new features. There are fresh Animojis, advanced battery features, ARKit 1.5, new health records in the Health app and more.
Apple has confirmed that a public beta is coming in the future, but we don’t have an exact release date for that just yet.
New changes in the first iOS 11.3 beta will be posted below, per usual.
- The App Store now shows update version number and size
- New lion, bear, dragon and skull Animojis
- Messages in iCloud is back (finally)
- New Privacy screen after updating to iOS 11.3 and new icon in Settings
- ARKit 1.5 brings support for vertical surfaces
- iBooks has been renamed to Books
- Business Chat for developers
- View your health records inside the Health app
- New music video playlists in the Music app
- News app improvements
- New HomeKit feature allows developers to add support to existing accessories safely and securely
- Advanced Mobile Location (AML) sends a user’s location when making an emergency call