iOS 8.1
iOS 8.1
Top 33%670 points
Top 33%
Key features and highlights

iOS 8.1: 24 facts and highlights

1. Supports OpenGL ES 3.0, allowing for improved game graphics

iOS 8.1
21% have it

2. Supports widgets

You can add widgets to the home screen. This allows you to have more flexibility and to see information at a glance, without going into the app.
iOS 8.1
63% have it

3. plays Adobe Flash

Adobe Flash with video and sound is supported in the device's browser.
iOS 8.1
37% have it

4. has a child lock

A child lock enables adults to prevent or restrict children’s use of the device.
iOS 8.1
58% have it

5. Has turn by turn directions

The device will signal upcoming turns and prepare you, ensuring you stay on route.
iOS 8.1
29% have it

6. You can take a screenshot of your phone's screen

iOS 8.1
87% have it

7. Has sharing intents

If an app has sharing capabilities and the developers have indicated it, the app will automatically appear in your list of sharing options. Some OS’s limit direct sharing options to a select few apps, which means you have to open apps separately in order to upload the files you want to share.
iOS 8.1
23% have it

8. Supports video chat

iOS 8.1
63% have it

9. Supports bookmarks sync across different devices

iOS 8.1
52% have it

10. can be used as a WiFi hot spot

With a large enough data plan, you could cancel your home internet and use the device as a hotspot.
iOS 8.1
73% have it

11. Has customizable notifications

You can easily manage notifications by adjusting your preferences, and you can also turn them off completely for specific apps.
iOS 8.1
47% have it

12. can be updated over-the-air

It can be updated over the air (OTA) w/o connecting to a computer
iOS 8.1
94% have it

13. Supports slow motion video recording

iOS 8.1
10% have it

14. Helps tracking the current position of a mobile device

iOS 8.1
69% have it

15. has free navigation software

Free navigation software with free map data and updates included, no need to buy an dedicated navigation device.
iOS 8.1
82% have it

16. has free syncing OTA

All your contacts and calendar dates are synced over-the-air.
iOS 8.1
84% have it

17. has a search browser

With a search browser application you can surf the internet from your device.
iOS 8.1
98% have it

18. Copy and paste features in web browser

iOS 8.1
90% have it

19. more languages supported

Windows 10: 111

20. has a built-in HDR mode

It can automatically shoot pictures with a higher dynamic range (HDR).
iOS 8.1
24% have it

21. Can create panoramas in-camera

It allows you to take multiple photos capturing different parts of the scene, and then joins them together into a single photo.
iOS 8.1
42% have it

22. has a serial shot mode

You can shoot multiple pictures in a row.
iOS 8.1
10% have it

23. has AirPlay

AirPlay allows wireless connection of Apple devices with external screens or speakers. You may stream computer screen, video and music from iOS devices, play games like on consoles or present your slideshows easily on your TV.
iOS 8.1
18% have it

24. has voice commands

You can use your voice to control key functions of the device and you can easily access your device without pushing any button.
iOS 8.1
77% have it
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