On the day the iPhone 12 Pro Max and iPhone 12 Mini became available to preorder, Apple released the newest version of iOS – 14.2. This latest update brings eight new wallpapers and over 100 new emojis on selected iPhones and iPads running the operating system.
The new iOS 14.2 brings eight new wallpapers in both light and dark mode, and iPhone 12 users can now use the LiDAR depth sensor to measure the distance of a nearby object a lot more accurately.
The new update also adds over 100 new emojis to the iPhone’s and iPad’s keyboards including a transgender pride flag, a dodo, a pinched finger emoji, an anatomical heart, lungs, a man feeding a baby, and more.
This latest version fixes some of the issues reported with the first build of the operating system, providing optimized battery charging for the AirPods, slowing the rate at which its batteries age. The update also fixes a bug keeping the iPhone screen black while viewing Netflix content, and one that makes the camera viewfinder appear black when the camera app is open. Other improvements for widgets, Apple Watch and wireless charging are also
iOS 14.2 is available for iPhone models starting 5S and up, including iPod Touch 7, and iPad Air, iPad mini 2, iPad mini 3, and iPod touch (6th generation).