iOS 17 Tipped to Bring Major Changes to Control Centre

Control Centre in iOS provides access to controls for Wi-Fi, Bluetooth, display brightness, volume, music playback, Focus mode, etc. with a swipe.

  1. iOS 17 will be announced at WWDC 2023.
  2. Apple is expected to announce many new user-requested features.
  3. The upcoming iOS update is also said to introduce changes to the Control Centre.


iOS 17 will be announced at WWDC 2023. Apple has confirmed that it will host the annual developer conference in June 2023. WWDC 23 will be hosted from June 5 to June 9. During the developer event, Apple will announce iOS 17, iPadOS 17, macOS 14, watchOS 10, etc. The company will make the beta version of the softwares available to developers. The general user, on the other hand, will get the update later this year. 

A lot about iOS 17 has started to leak as we approach the unveiling event. Apple is said to introduce some requested features in its upcoming iOS update. Now, a new report claims that the Control Centre might get some update. Let’s take a look at the iOS 17 update’s rumoured features known so far.

iOS 17 Might Bring Biggest Update to Control Centre Till Date

The upcoming iOS 17 update will be announced at WWDC 2023. Ahead of the unveiling, a new report has revealed some key details about the update. A MacRumors report, citing an anonymous forum member, stated that Control Centre will get some “major” changes with the upcoming iOS update. The source of the leak is the same person who leaked details about the Dynamic Island in iPhone 14 Pro before the device was launched last year.

The tipster added that the upcoming iOS update will focus on performance and stability improvements. They did not reveal what changes are coming to the Control Centre but suggested that it would be one of the more prominent changes coming with the update.

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Control Centre was introduced back in 2013 with iOS 7. It received some minor updates in iOS 11 but since then, the feature has largely remained the same. Control Centre in iOS provides access to controls for Wi-Fi, Bluetooth, display brightness, volume, music playback, Focus mode, etc. with a swipe down from the top right for iPhones with a notch. iPhones with a Home button can swipe up from the bottom of the screen to access Control Centre.

As mentioned above, it is unknown what changes are coming to Control Centre. We will share more details about the same if and when available. A recent report stated that iOS 17 will come with several user-requested features. While the details about the same, again, are not known, the source of the leak claimed that Apple will introduce some “nice to have” iOS features.

Apple was said to focus more on stability and efficiency. However, during the course of the update development, the company switched gears and decided to also introduce some new features.

Several iPhone models will get the new iOS update later this year. The iPhone 15 series, which will launch in September 2023, will boot iOS 17 out of the box. The iPhone 14 series, iPhone 13 series, iPhone 12 Pro series, etc. will also get the new update. Select old models, such as the iPhone 8, iPhone 8 Plus and iPhone X are tipped to not get upcoming iOS update. Apple will announce the list of iPhones eligible for the new iOS update at WWDC 23.