iOS 18 Beta 2 arrives with screen mirroring on macOS

iOS 18 Beta 2 arrives with screen mirroring on macOS
iOS 18 Beta 2 arrives with screen mirroring on macOS

A Manzana made Beta 2 of iOS 18 available to developers this Monday (24). The update fixes some problems found in the first version, released two weeks ago, and introduces the function to mirror the iPhone screen on macOS Sequoia.

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In addition to iOS, Maçã launched new test versions for iPadOS 18, macOS Sequoia, tvOS 18, visionOS 2 and watchOS 11.

iPhone control on macOS

The main new feature of iOS 18 Beta 2 is the introduction of iPhone Mirroring, a feature that mirrors the iPhone screen on macOS. After pairing both devices, it is possible to see the entire cell phone screen on the computer, open applications, control the system with the mouse and keyboard, and transfer files quickly after clicking and dragging documents.

To try it, the person also needs to download the new Beta version of Operating System for computers.

How to download the new Beta

You can update iOS via the following route as long as you participate in the Apple Developer Program:

  1. Open the Settings app;
  2. Tap “General”;
  3. Select “Update software”;
  4. Press “Beta Updates”;
  5. Choose the new iOS 18 Developer Beta.

    Those enrolled in the Apple Developer Program can now download the new Beta version of iOS (Image: Screenshot/Bruno de Blasi/Canaltech)

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What’s new in iOS 18

The new generation of the iPhone system focuses on customization: you can freely place application icons on the screen, place them in the color you prefer, and choose which commands are available in the Control Center and on the lock screen. Additionally, iOS brings a new password management app, an option to lock or hide apps from the home screen, and improvements to the Mail app. see a news summary.

E or Apple Intelligence?

The Apple Intelligence AI feature set was a highlight of Apple’s announcements during WWDC, but it’s not available yet. Apple confirmed that the service should only enter the Beta phase during the northern hemisphere autumn, which begins at the end of September.

It is worth remembering that not all iPhones will be compatible with the new feature: in principle, only iPhone 15 Pro e iPhone 15 Pro Max AI tools win. According to the company itself, older models are left out due to hardware limitations.

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