Apple iOS 14.3 Launched, ProRAW Comes to iPhone 12 Pro, iPhone 12 Pro Max: Here’re All the New Features

iOS 14.3 also brings an option to mirror the front-facing camera for photos on older devices.

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iPhone 12 Pro, iPhone 12 Pro MaxDuring the iPhone 12 Series launch, the Cupertino giant also introduced the ProRAW feature and said that the feature would come to iPhone 12 Pro series devices via OTA. Now, Apple has started rolling out the feature with iOS 14.3 update for iPhone 12 Pro, and iPhone 12 Pro Max. Though other Apple devices aren’t eligible for the ProRAW feature, Apple is rolling out the iOS 14.3 update for a range of smartphones. The update is also adding support for the recently released over-the-ear headphones, AirPods Max. Along with these, the update also brings integration for Apple Fitness+ service. Let us have a look at the changes and features that iOS 14.3 brings along with.

Apple with iOS 14.3 is bringing a host of new Fitness+ features to the devices. Apple is also introducing a new fitness app on iPhone, iPad, and Apple TV to browse Fitness+ workouts, and trainers. iPhone, iPad, and Apple TV users will now be able to experience studio-style workout. To those unaware, Apple Fitness+ subscription is available in Australia, Canada, Ireland, New Zealand, United Kingdom, and the United States.

With the iOS 14.3, Apple ProRAW is finally making its way to iPhone 12 Pro, and iPhone 12 Pro Max. Users of these devices can now capture ProRAW on their devices. Additionally, users can also edit these photo in the Photos app. iOS 14.3 also brings an option to record 25fps videos on the devices. Apple is finally providing users an option to mirror the front-facing camera for photos on older devices such as iPhone 6s, iPhone 6s Plus, iPhone SE, iPhone 7, iPhone 7 Plus, iPhone 8, iPhone 8 Plus, and iPhone X.

The company is also making changes to the Apple TV+ app to make it easier for users to discover and watch Apple original shows and movies. Along with this, the update brings an enhanced search option that lets users browse by category. iOS 14.3 also brings several bug fixes, let us have a look at complete changelogs below,

iOS 14.3 Changelogs,

iOS 14.3 includes support for Apple Fitness+ and AirPods Max. This release also adds the ability to capture photos in Apple ProRAW on iPhone 12 Pro, introduced privacy information on the App Store, and includes other features and bug fixes for your iPhone.

Apple Fitness+

  • A new fitness experience powered by Apple Watch with studio-style workouts available on your iPhone, iPad, and Apple TV (Apple Watch Series 3 and later)
  • New Fitness app on iPhone, iPad, and Apple TV to browse Fitness+ workouts, trainers, and personalised recommendations
  • Video workouts added each week in ten popular workout types: High-Intensity Interval Training, Indoor Cycling, Yoga, Core, Strength, Dance, Rowing, Treadmill Walking, Treadmill Running, and Mindful Cooldown
  • Playlists curated by Fitness+ trainers to complement your workout
  • Fitness+ subscription available in Australia, Canada, Ireland, New Zealand, United Kingdom, and the United States

AirPods Max

  • Support for AirPods Max — new over-ear headphones
  • High-fidelity audio for rich sound
  • Adaptive EQ adapts sound in real-time to the personal fit of ear cushions
  • Active Noise Cancellation to block out environmental noise
  • Transparency mode to hear the environment around you
  • Spatial audio with dynamic head tracking for a cinema-like listening experience

Photos

  • Apple ProRAW photos can be captured on iPhone 12 Pro and iPhone 12 Pro Max
  • Apple ProRAW photos can be edited in the Photos app
  • Option to record video at 25fps
  • Mirror the front-facing camera for still photos on iPhone 6s, iPhone 6s Plus, iPhone SE, iPhone 7, iPhone 7 Plus, iPhone 8, iPhone 8 Plus, and iPhone X

Privacy

  • New privacy information section on App Store pages that includes a developer-reported summary of the app’s privacy practices

TV app

  • An all-new Apple TV+ tab makes it easy to discover and watch Apple Original shows and movies
  • Enhanced search so you can browse by category such as genre and see recent searches and suggestions as you type
  • Top search results shown with the most relevant matches across movies, TV shows, cast, channels, and sports

App Clips

  • Support for launching App Clips by scanning Apple-designed App Clip Codes via Camera or from Control Centre

Health

  • Ability to indicate pregnancy, lactation, or contraceptive use in Cycle Tracking in the Health app in order to better manage period and fertile window predictions

Weather

  • Air quality data is now available in Weather, Maps, and Siri for locations in China mainland
  • Air quality health recommendations are provided in Weather and Siri for the United States, United Kingdom, Germany, India, and Mexico at certain air quality levels

Safari

  • Ecosia search engine option in Safari

This release also addresses the following issues:

  • Some MMS messages may not be received
  • Some Messages notifications may not be received
  • Contact groups failed to display members when composing a message
  • Some videos would not appear correctly when shared from the Photos app
  • App folders may fail to open
  • Spotlight search results and opening apps from Spotlight may not work
  • Bluetooth could be unavailable in Settings
  • Devices could be prevented from charging wirelessly
  • MagSafe Duo Charger could wirelessly charge your iPhone at less than the maximum power
  • Wireless accessories and peripherals using the WAC protocol could fail to complete setup
  • The keyboard would dismiss when adding a list in Reminders while using VoiceOver

Arpit grew his liking for gadgets almost a decade back while searching for his first smartphone, and started writing about tech recently in 2018. Arpit comes from Mathematics research background and can be found discussing Mathematics when not looking at his phones.