Breaking News – (NEWZ247)Apple on Wednesday announced availability iOS 11.3 developer preview, with consumer availability of the update incoming “this spring”. Apart from four new Animoji, somewhat Apple is choosing to noticeably highlight, the update includes battery health monitoring and power management features. While Apple first promised a battery health feature after confessing it slowed down iPhones with older batteries, CEO Tim Cook earlier this month revealed a power management feature that would let users to switch off performance throttling.
Exactly, the battery health feature in iOS 11.3 show users the health of their iPhone battery, and also recommend if a battery needs to be serviced. It will be found within Settings > Battery, and the company says the feature will be available for iPhone 6 and later models.
Next up, iOS 11.3 will let users know whether the power management feature that was quietly introduced in iOS 10.12.1 and “vigorously manages maximum performance to prevent unexpected shutdowns” is turned on, and also give them the option turn it off. Once again found within Settings > Battery, the feature will be available for iPhone 6, iPhone 6 Plus, iPhone SE, iPhone 6s, iPhone 6s Plus, iPhone 7, and iPhone 7 Plus.
As we mentioned, the iOS 11.3 update also brings four new Animoji presets to the Messages app, giving iPhone X users more ways to “express” themselves. These are: bear, dragon, lion, and skull. With the addition, iPhone X users will have 16 Animoji they can choose from.