Apple Unveils iOS 6 with Over 200 New Features

Apple has officially unveiled iOS 6, the sixth version of its mobile operating system software for iPhone, iPod touch, and iPad, at WWDC 2012 in San Francisco. iOS 6, which Apple touts as the “world’s most advanced mobile operating system,” contains over 200 new features including numerous improvements to Siri, Facebook integration, Siri for iPad, a “Do Not Disturb” mode, entirely new in-house Maps with a 3D mode, Passbook, FaceTime over cellular, redesigned stock apps such as Phone, Safari, Game Center and Mail, plus much more.

iOS 6 is available as a beta today for registered Apple developers, while a public release is slated for this Fall. Compatible devices with the iOS 6 software update include the iPhone 3GS, iPhone 4, iPhone 4S, iPad 2, new iPad, fourth-generation iPod touch, and both Apple TV models. iFans will be taking a closer look at some of the major iOS 6 features very soon. There are lots more details to follow, so keep checking back for the latest developments.

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