Expected in iOS 10.3 “dark UI mode” was a new feature of the Apple Watch
24.01.2017 0 Comments
In December, the insider reported on Apple’s plans to introduce a new regime of “Cinema” in iOS 10.3. This in particular, wrote in his microblog a well-known insider Sonny Dickson. This rumor was confirmed only partially: as it became known, the mode of “Cinema” will appear in the updated operating system for Apple Watch.
Speaking about the mode of “Cinema”, Dixon suggested that we are talking about the new dark interface mode, which has long asked the owner of the iPhone and iPad. According to Dixon, in control center of iOS will have an additional icon in the form of popcorn, which will allow you to activate this feature.
In the dark mode interface on iPhone and iPad makes sense. It not only reduces the negative impact on the eyes in the evening but also suitable for OLED displays because of low power. The latter, according to available information, will be implemented in the iPhone in 2017.
Unfortunately, the rumors about the black UI mode was not confirmed and at this stage we are talking about a mode “Cinema” for Apple Watch. This feature will allow users to easily disable the smart clock feature to Wake Raise, which automatically activates the display when the flick of the wrist.
With active mode, “Cinema”, users can receive notifications about new messages on the iPhone by tactile vibrations Taptic Engine, however, in order to view them, you will need to touch the screen or wheel Digital Crown. It is expected that the function will appear in the update watchOS 3.2 beta which will debut after iOS 10.3 beta 1, macOS Sierra 10.12.4 beta 1 and tvOS 10.2 beta 1.
watch OS 3.2 will also include support SiriKit, which will allow users to give Siri commands to send messages, money transfers, ticket booking, placing calls, search for photos, etc. Framework SiriKit became available on iPhone and iPad after the release of iOS 10, but the Apple Watch is only limited to standard commands for the voice assistant.