Apple iOS 8

Apple  iOS 8
88

Engadget Review

iOS 8 feels a bit like Apple playing catch-up; the update includes many features that Android users have been enjoying for years. Nonetheless, the upgrade goes a long way in giving the iPhone and iPad a better user experience.

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Pros

  • Apps can now interact with other apps
  • Support for third-party keyboards
  • Manual camera controls
  • Continuity lets you easily move between devices
  • Family Sharing
  • Actionable notifications

Cons

  • "Hey Siri" command only works when phone is plugged in
  • iCloud Drive files should be easier to access
  • Developers still can't touch Control Center
  • Few improvements to Apple Maps
Apple

Engadget

88

Critics

13 reviews

86

AVERAGE CRITIC SCORE

Users

8 reviews

81

AVERAGE USER SCORE
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Key Specs

TYPE
Mobile / embedded OS
SOURCE MODEL
Closed
ARCHITECTURE
64, 32

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