Ashutosh Singh

These iPadOS 16.1 features make it a worthy upgrade

Oct 24, 2022

iPadOS 16 is finally available to the public after a long wait through the iPadOS 16.1 update.

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iPadOS 16 was never released as it had some incomplete features. Apple skipped iPadOS 16 and released iPadOS 16.1 directly.

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iPadOS 16 comes with most of the same features as iOS 16, except lock screen customization. Here are its best features.

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Stage Manager helps you organize windows easily. It is the highlight feature of iPadOS 16 and compatible with A12Z, A12X, M1, and M2 iPad Pro and iPad Air models.

Stage Manager

With new update, users can create a library and add friends and family member. Anyone in the group can share, see and edit photos.

iCloud Shared Photo Library

Similar to iOS 16, iPad users with iPadOS 16.1 can edit and unsend sent messages in a given span of time.

Edit or Unsend Messages

The new iPadOS 16 update brings a weather app on iPads. It no longer redirects to Safari for weather information.

Dedicated Weather app

New update also brings changes to Files. Users can now change the file extension the same way as renaming a file.

Change File Extensions

iPadOS 16 allows to take action on text present in a paused Video Frame. Users can copy, translate, lookup and share the text.

Live Text

Just like iOS 16, the iPadOS 16 allows users to copy objects from any photos even from web and paste it anywhere.

Copy Object

The iPadOS 16.1 comes with long changelog. And these are some best features of iPadOS 16.1.

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