Apple releases iOS 12 Beta 7 to developers

Apple has seeded the seventh beta of iOS 12, watchOS 5 and tvOS 12 to developers. Registered developers can download the new beta’s through Apple’s dev center, or they can be installed using each platform’s respective OTA updating mechanism. Beta 7 comes one week after Beta 6.

Currently iOS 12 and watchOS 5 has brought a host of new features which we have previously covered and is expected to release the final version to the Public in September.

tvOS 12 includes space-related screensavers, support for Dolby Atmos, Zero Sign-on, and minor tweaks.

Since the release of iOS 12 and watchOS 5 beta we have seen the following changes: FaceTime has new tones when connecting and disconnecting from a call

Watch app now shows third party apps that work with Siri watch face

11 Activity app stickers that animate and do not require Special Challenge to unlock

iOS automatic updates suggested during setup New Activity stickers in Messages

Podcasts app now shows Now Playing indicator on currently playing chapters (chapter support is new to iOS 12)

Voice Memos for iPad redesigned Animoji gains more lip style choices, ear ring colors now have shine

Battery Health no longer labeled beta Screen Time presentation improved Splash screen for Photos features

New splash screen for updated Voice Memos app

New arrow launcher for Shortcuts in Spotlight iPhone-only apps on iPad now use iPhone 6 version, not iPhone 4 version

Softer location icon in status bar Clear All Notifications now has a springy animation

Time Travel references removed from Watch app Clock

Can now swipe to clear alerts in one swipe (like iOS 11)

Apple Watch Face Gallery now only highlights new Siri watch face updates

New splash screen for Screen Time in Settings, includes Down Time walkthrough for parents FaceTime effect picker tweaked

CarPlay fixed when using side and backup cameras

Setting wallpaper with a photo now resolved, couldn’t reposition before

Cellular usage now organized by highest amount of data usage, not alphabetical

Activity app has tweaked icons for workouts Tweaked disclosure icon on passes in Wallet

Lyrics search in Apple Music now promoted in Search

Apple also has a public beta programme which should be receiving a beta update shortly, as always if anything new is found we will update this article.