iOS 7: First impressions

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Three iOS 7 features to look forward to

iOS 7's more than just a pretty face. Though the mobile operating system’s look and feel has gotten a significant overhaul in the newest version, that doesn’t mean Apple skimped on the features.

There are plenty of new enhancements and capabilities in iOS 7, and I run down just three of them in this video. For more, check out our FAQ on everything you need to know about Apple’s latest iOS update and our hands on impressions of iOS 7.

At a Glance
  • Macworld Rating

    iOS 7 sports a revolutionary new design, under-the-hood features like Control Center and card-based multitasking, and app updates.


    • Extensive, eye-catching redesign
    • Control Center gives quick access to frequent features
    • More extensive multitasking capabilities


    • Minor bugs are not uncommon
    • AirDrop feature lacks Mac compatibility
    • iPad version feels uneven, sluggish

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