Apple is expected to show off Bloomberg.at its annual developer confab . Among the new features coming to the next version of Apple’s mobile operating system are major enhancements to the iPhone lock screen, according to a report Sunday from
iOS 16 will include an always-on mode for the lock screen, though this feature may be exclusive to the higher-end iPhone 14 Pro and iPhone 14 Pro Max, according to Bloomberg. The lock screen will also reportedly get new “wallpapers that have widget-like capabilities.”
Messages could also get more social network-like features in iOS 16, according to Bloomberg, and the Health app may get additional features on the iPhone and Apple Watch.
Apple didn’t immediately respond to a request for comment.
In addition to iOS 16, Apple is expected to show off updates to its iPadOS 16, WatchOS 9 and TVOS 16 software at WWDC. The company may also announce new hardware, with some rumors pointing to a newly remade Mac Pro performance-focused desktop.
Apple could also debut a new MacBook Air with M2 chip at WWDC, according to Bloomberg. However, it’s possible that device’s launch could be delayed due to supply chain constraints.