Here are 100+ iOS 12 hidden or secret features that every iPhone, iPad or iPod touch user needs to know about.

Apple may have done a fairly good job of announcing iOS 12 during the opening WWDC keynote and talking about its most important features, but not everything made it into that announcement.

So keeping that in mind, here are the hidden features that have since been discovered with Apple’s latest iOS 12 release. It’s important to note that as people start to interact with iOS 12 on their iPhone and iPad, this list will only continue to grow and Apple might as well change things here and there during the course of the beta period. So make sure that you keep checking back as we will be continuously updating it as and when new features come to light or changed.

  1. Siri translation now works with over 40 languages
  2. New knowledge areas for Siri to now help it answer questions related to motorsports, celebrity facts, food photo memories, passwords, more
  3. Apple News app UI tweaks
  4. System-wide animation tweaks
  5. iPhone X-like gestures on iPad
  6. Portrait Segmentation API
  7. Share passwords with nearly iOS devices, Apple TVs, Macs, more
  8. Stronger password suggestions
  9. iOS will remind you to change a password if it finds you using same password you previously used for another service in your new account
  10. Autofill for Two-factor SMS codes
  11. Silent Notifications
  12. Fill in passwords from third-party password managers more easily
  13. Critical alerts that can bypass Do Not Disturb
  14. Photos app now supports RAW format
  15. Improved Portrait Lighting with better edge detection
  16. QR Codes now highlighted when detected by Camera app
  17. Single swipe up to quit apps on iPhone X multitasking interface
  18. Multi-user Face ID
  19. USB Restricted Mode
  20. Automatic OTA software updates
  21. Screen Time widget
  22. Messages Shortcuts
  23. Notification Grouping
  24. Redesigned iPad Menu Bar
  25. Scan QR Code in Control Center
  26. New wallpaper
  27. Improved Siri Suggestions
  28. New Lock Screen option: disable access to Wallet
  29. New Lock Screen option: disable USB Accessories
  30. New Lock Screen option: disable access to Wallet
  31. Voice Memos gets iCloud support
  32. Voice Memos settings lets you choose audio compression quality
  33. Voice Memos settings lets you set a default recording name
  34. New colors for Markup
  35. You can now choose the opacity and thickness of Markup tools by pressing on a tool once selected
  36. Favicons for Safari tabs
  37. New Experimental WebKit Features
  38. New options for Apple Books in
  39. Podcasts app now lets you set custom durations for Forward and Back
  40. Battery usage chart in shows usage for the last 24 hours or the last 10 days instead of the last 7 days.
  41. Battery usage chart in also shows new chart that displays battery usage information.
  42. Manage Notification Settings from Lock Screen
  43. Improved Do Not Disturb with Bedtime, Control Center shortcut, more
  44. Parental Control with App Limits
  45. FaceTime integration in Messages app
  46. Music widget on Lock screen now matches the wallpaper rather than just being light gray
  47. Swipe up to rescan your face again if Face ID fails
  48. You can now press space to select text in non-3D Touch devices
  49. New “Hearing” widget in Control Center allows you to use AirPods as a kind of hearing aid using the iPhone’s microphone
  50. Developers can now add controls like buttons and switches for interactive notifications with custom views.
  51. Notifications in Do Not Disturb mode appear in dark color, without Do Not Disturb mode they appear in usual light color accent
  52. Siri can now turn on flashlight
  53. Dictation now allowed on third-party keyboards
  54. New UI for Face ID Scan
  55. Full email preview from notification
  56. Screen Downtime disables apps during the scheduled period
  57. Ability to independently connect to Wi-Fi networks on Watch
  58. iPad on iOS 12 now uses a webpage‘s built in video player UI when watching in full screen.
  59. Brightness settings now back to Display section of
  60. Apple Pay notification will now give you more details
  61. New Apple Music artist page, pressing the play button shuffles the artist’s songs
  62. Control Center is now seperate from Multitasking UI on iPad
  63. Swipe up arrow in Reachability Mode
  64. Reachability Mode is now scrollable
  65. Pallet of colors in tools bar in Notes app
  66. Haptic Feedback now available in the Camera on iPhone 7 & 7 Plus
  67. Air quality indicators inside the weather app
  68. Level screen removed from Compass app and moved to Measure app
  69. Stocks app adds 5Y, 10Y and ALL options to graphs
  70. New 3D Touch options in Control Center
  71. Animoji videos are now extended to 30 seconds from 10 seconds
  72. No carrier name occupying space in Status Bar on low-res devices like iPhone 5s and SE
  73. On 4” phones, tabs in Safari are now rounded. Before only devices 4.7” and up had this.
  74. Photos app in Messages
  75. Minor UI tweaks for Messages app
  76. New Siri accents: Irish and South African
  77. Photos app UI tweaks
  78. iOS 12 removes the tint on the wallpaper
  79. Airport Express support in Home app is back
  80. You can now adjust Maps navigation on Apple Watch
  81. Four new Animoji characters
  82. New toggle for AutoFill Passwords in Settings
  83. New UI for editing Photos taken from the Camera in Messages
  84. Face ID Alternate Appearance works for laying on your side in bed
  85. New haptic feedback when charging iPhone
  86. Podcasts app has a toggle for Next/Previous functions
  87. Stocks app data now uploaded to iCloud
  88. New controls for tint opacity in screenshot/Markup UI
  89. Stocks widget bigger with added charts
  90. Face ID now works with open mouth
  91. Screen recording notification allows deleting
  92. Hey Siri now available on Low Power Mode
  93. New Scan QR Code 3D Touch action in Camera app icon
  94. New Awards page/tab in Activity app
  95. Camera in Messages opens directly
  96. Slightly tweaked Smart Invert
  97. Get synonyms and related concepts for words with English Thesaurus.
  98. Call Classification & Reporting
  99. Improved and more advanced Privacy controls
  100. AirPlayed music no longer interrupted with other videos
  101. Landscape view of muti-page folder
  102. Three new language dictionaries: an Arabic and English bilingual dictionary, a Hindi and English bilingual dictionary, and a Hebrew dictionary.

and more.

Quite a comprehensive list, even if we do say so ourselves. If you found anything else as new, feel free to share in comments below.

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