Top 15 iOS 7 Features

iOS has been redesigned app icons,buttons , other view and the general outlook — everything is simple and clean. The home screen wallpaper looks to be in parallel with icons layer.As you move  your device , you can  see layers separately  - Home screen layer ,App icons layer and Notification layer.

Simplicity is often equated with minimalism.It offers us only right things at the right place. It know what things you will need at what time and it will provide only them, that’s simplicity.

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Here are the 15 outstanding features of iOS 7:-


Previously, we need to drag to the left most screen for spotlight. But you just pull any screen down and here is your spotlight.



Gallery saves photograph with there time and location. Gallery is divided into years, collections and moments. It provides you better look and accessibility.

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Sharing is very easy with iOS 7. Open a image and you will get the options for sharing at the bottom including Air Drop.


Notification Centre

Here are three sections in Notification Centre :-

  1. Today
  2. All
  3. Missed

Notifications are categorised now, so easier for the user to see them.


Air Drop

Air Drop allows you to share images, documents easily. Open a image , there will be Air Drop on the top that allows you to share image with friends using bluetooth or same Wi-Fi network.

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Control Centre

Control Centre allows you to quickly access the following by swiping up from the bottom of the screen. You can also do it on a locked screen. For apps marked with *, the screen will resume as locked when the app is closed.

  • Airplane mode
  • WiFi
  • Bluetooth
  • Do not disturb
  • Portrait orientation lock
  • Screen brightness
  • Music navigation
  • AirDrop
  • AirPlay
  • Torch Light (camera flash on)
  • Clock app
  • Calculator app
  • Camera app


Smart Multitasking

iOS 7 recognises your app usage patterns, and will allocate more resources for your favourite apps even with other apps open helping you to improve battery life.There’s also Intelligent Scheduling that works with networks where it will only push updates for an app when you have a strong network connection .

Now deleting a app from background is very simple. Double tap your Home button. It will show all the running apps. Swipe app upward which one you want to delete from background.

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Siri is even more smarter now.It have more clear male and female voice recognition.Now It searches for wikipedia and twitter also.


Find my iphone

Do not worry of thieves now.Here is new feature Find My iPhone.Find your phone cant be set OFF without Apple Id. And it needs your Apple Id to activate your device. So nobody can open your device without your Apple Id.

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Apple maps app’s turn-by-turn navigation is now more accurate. It shows popular places on the map. Apple maps have 3D views now which are amazing.

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Radio is added in iTunes, allowing you to add and play radio stations of your choice.Right now available in US only.

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You can close a Safari tab by clicking on the x button, or simply swipe it to the left. You can easily see all the tabs by scrolling up and down .

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Camera app now supports Grid to assist photo taking. The Camera app adds options to take square shaped photos


Popular Near Me

App Store removes Genius and added the Popular Near Me section with recommendation of popular local apps.


Block the Caller

To block someone, go to Contacts > Select a contact > Block this Caller.To check users under your blocked list, go to:

  • Settings > Phone > Blocked, or
  • Settings > Messages > Blocked, or
  • Settings > Facetime > Blocked

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World Clock

World Clock  tells you how many hours your local time is behind/or ahead of each timezone added. No more timezone headaches.




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