Along with the commercial release of iOS 10.2.1 to all iPhone and iPad users, Apple also introduced iOS 10.3 Beta for developers. The newly released Beta 1 version includes several useful features that help you to find the misplaced AirPods.
The big highlight of being Siri is it shows the live scores from Indian Premier League (IPL) and International Cricket Council (ICC) matches. Users are now free with answering other queries. The iOS 10.3 Beta 1 version also brings the Find my AirPods feature.
Furthermore, Apple also included an API which allows the app developers to ask for a review and even reply to the questions. This version comes with a support of AirPods in Find my iPhone app. Hence through this, users can search for AirPods as long as they are within the Bluetooth range that any of the iOS devices signed into iCloud.
However, because of its limited range, people cannot find the devices for larger distances. Moreover, it will be very useful if you lose your AirPods somewhere in the house. The AirPods emits a loud sound which reveals its hidden place or map on the onscreen can take you to lost earbud.
This feature will accessible via Find my iPhone app on iOS 10.3 Beta 1 version and also from any computer at icloud.com/find. The digital assistant will give you real-time ball-to-ball update information of cricket in India. Users can ask Siri related IPL questions like
- What are the 2016 IPL rankings?
- Who leads the IPL in runs score?
- When is the next cricket match?
- Who took the most wickets in last year IPL?
The iOS 10.3 Beta version in settings app gets a new interface. The profile menu has your name, photo and all the important details. The iCloud setting introduces a nice graphic display which shows your storage space. Apart from this, iOS 10.3 Beta 1 brings the next-generation APFS file system replaces the old HFS file system.
CarPlay adds the shortcut to two apps, i.e., Music displays UP Next, and Maps display EV charging stations. The 3D touch on weather icon on Maps lets you get hourly forecasts. Currently, the iOS 10.3 Beta available for developers only and it will soon roll out for public.