What's new in iOS 9.1? New features, improvements and fixes

Apple has just released iOS 9.1 for the iPhone, iPad and iPod Touch, which includes a number of fixes and improvements.

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A list of new features, improvements and fixes in firmware 9.1 as in the release notes:



  • The Live Photo function is now able to recognize when the iPhone rises or lowers, and these movements are not recorded when creating Live Photo shots.
  • Added over 150 new emoji characters with full emoji support for Unicode 7.0 and 8.0.

  • Improved stability of programs and functions, including “Music”, “Photo”, “Search”, CarPlay and Safari.
  • Improved multitasking performance.
  • Fixed a bug due to which the Calendar program could stop responding to actions in the month view mode.
  • Fixed a bug that prevented the launch of the Game Center program for some users.
  • Fixed error scaling the contents of some programs.
  • Fixed a bug that could lead to an incorrect count of the number of unread emails for POP email accounts.
  • Fixed a bug that prevented the deletion of automatically suggested recently used contact details when creating new messages or emails.
  • Fixed a bug due to which some emails might not appear in the search results in the Mail program.
  • Fixed a bug that led to the appearance of a gray bar in audio messages.
  • Fixed activation error that occurred for some mobile operators.
  • Fixed a bug that prevented the updating of some programs from the App Store.

The update also includes a new option in the settings of the Messages application, which allows users to disable contact photos.
Apple fixed several vulnerabilities in iOS 9.1 that were used by the Pangu team, so it will now be impossible to jailbreak iOS 9.1 using Pangu Jailbreak.

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