Apple launches watchOS 4, tvOS 11: Know latest features and how to download

Updated On : 21 Sep , 2017 , 05:13 PM
Apple launches watchOS 4, tvOS 11: Know latest features and how to download. (Source: Apple Insider)
Apple launches watchOS 4, tvOS 11: Know latest features and how to download. (Source: Apple Insider)
New Delhi:

American multinational technology company Apple Inc on Tuesday rolled out iOS 11, watchOS 4, and tvOS 11 worldwide for its products. So here we go with the newest OS versions for the Apple Watch and the Apple TV.

The new update brings a bunch of new additions and enhancements, brings three new watch faces including Toy story and a Siri watch face that will show relevant and new information as the machine learning algorithm adapts to the user's habit.

The recent update also improves Workout algorithms for tasks like swimming, high-intensity interval training, and workouts in a single session. Now, Apple Music also gets better as you can now automatically sync Apple Music playlist as well as frequently played music.

Right Now, Apple Watch Series 1 and Series 2 owners can download the latest OS. Keep in your mind while updating your Apple watch to watchOS 4, first, you have to update your paired iPhone to iOS 11.

While you are updating your Apple watch make sure that it will have at least 50 percent battery as the process of the update will take time.

After you have done with it, launch the Watch app on your iPhone and go to the My Watch tab and then General > Software Update. Then enter the Watch passcode and should restart twice before the update is completed.

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Latest features of tvOS 11

The latest update to Apple TV brings features such as Home Screen Sync, AirPlay 2, full support for AirPods, and a new TV app, among other features.Through the Home Screen, Sync users can rearrange apps on one Apple TV and see it reflected on another Apple TV under the same iCloud account. Once it enabled, this features will automatically install apps across Apple TVs. 

The recent update will allow to connect the Airpods to the Apple TV and listen to audio via the Bluetooth earphones.

The new TV app will be available this month in select countries like Australia and Canada and in the US, and will come to more countries by the end of the year.

Not only this, the latest update also adds new features such as support for high dynamic range color for the new Apple TV 4K that will go on sale later this week. It will also have aerial screensavers and content on iTunes in 4K HDR.

Updating to tvOS 11 on the Apple TV is fairly straightforward.

Launch the Settings app on the Apple TV and navigate to Settings > Systems > Software Update. Once this is done, the Apple TV will search for the update and you can proceed to download tvOS 11 following the on-screen prompts.

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First Published : Thursday, September 21, 2017 03:37 PM

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