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iOS 17 and Trend Micro App Compatibility
Apple's latest operating system, iOS 17, is here, and it's packed with exciting new features that promise to elevate your daily iPhone experience. Whether you're a long-time iPhone user or just stepping into the Apple ecosystem, these enhancements are designed to make your digital life more enjoyable and efficient. Let's dive into what iOS 17 has to offer.
What's New in iOS 17?
iOS 17 arrives just ahead of the iPhone 15 series, and it brings a plethora of new features to your device. Here are some highlights:
- Contact Posters: This update to the Phone app allows you to control how you appear to others when making calls. You can even see transcriptions of voicemail messages in real time.
- Messages: Enjoy improved search functionality, a more user-friendly layout, and enhanced audio messages with the ability to pause and speed up playback.
- FaceTime: Leave video or audio messages when someone doesn't answer your call, and add fun video effects like Portrait mode or send expressive gestures.
- Check In: This feature lets you inform someone of your arrival at a specific location, and it can even detect when you've reached home safely.
- StandBy: When your iPhone is charging on its side, it can display the time, serve as a photo album, or show information that's easily visible from across the room.
- AirDrop's NameDrop: Share contact details with a nifty animation when two iPhones are brought close together.
- Improved Autocorrect: The keyboard gets smarter at fixing mistakes, recognizing speech, and adapting to your swearing preferences.
- Maps: Download maps for offline use, a lifesaver when you're in areas with no cellular signal or traveling abroad.
- Siri: You can now invoke Siri without saying "Hey Siri" before each command, and it supports multiple commands in one go.
Which iPhones Can Run iOS 17?
The good news is that iOS 17 is available for a wide range of iPhones. If you own an iPhone released in 2018 or later, you're in luck. This includes devices like the following:
- iPhone 14
- iPhone 14 Plus
- iPhone 14 Pro
- iPhone 14 Pro Max
- iPhone 13
- iPhone 13 mini
- iPhone 13 Pro
- iPhone 13 Pro Max
- iPhone 12
- iPhone 12 mini
- iPhone 12 Pro
- iPhone 12 Pro Max
- iPhone 11
- iPhone 11 Pro
- iPhone 11 Pro Max
- iPhone XS
- iPhone XS Max
- iPhone XR
- iPhone SE (2nd generation or later)
How to Get iOS 17?
Upgrading to iOS 17 is straightforward, although be prepared for a potentially substantial download, especially during the initial rush of eager users. Here's how to do it:
- Open the Settings app on your iPhone.
- Tap on "General."
- Select "Software Update."
- Click "Download and Install," and let the software take care of the rest.
For reference, the update size for an iPhone 14 Pro Max is approximately 3.3GB.
What Trend Micro Apps can run with iOS 17?
All Mobile Security Apps for iOS are compatible with iOS 17.
- Mobile Security
- TM Check: Spam Call Blocker
- Ad Block One: Tube Ad Blocker
- Cleaner One - Clean Storage
- VPN Proxy One Pro
- Home Network Security
Note: We will update this post once we confirm the list of other compatible Trend Micro apps.
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