Find My (or Search My in Dutch) is a feature that you may not use often. But if you need it, you will be very happy to have it. Thanks to Find My, countless people have already been able to find their Apple device. And there will be a lot more thanks to iOS 15.
Find My has been around for quite some time now and has expanded greatly over the years. You can now find almost every Apple device with it. with the AirTag There is now a product that revolves around this feature. In addition to these extensions, the system has also become smarter. For example, since iOS 13, you can also find a device that is not connected to the Internet again.
Find My in iOS 15
With iOS 15, Apple is going one step further. when you The latest version of the operating system On, you can also find turned off devices via Find My / Find My. At least, if you have an iPhone with a U1 chip. This new function uses Ultra Wideband technology. If you have one of the iPhone models below, you are in the right place:
- iPhone 12
- iPhone 12 Pro
- iPhone 12 Pro Max
- iPhone 11
- iPhone 11 Pro
- iPhone 11 Pro Max
- iPhone 12 mini
With the arrival of iOS 15, you can always find the above iPhone models, even when they are turned off. And that’s not all. Even if someone has reset your iPhone to factory settings, you can track it via Find My app. Malicious people will now have to remove your iCloud account from the device to prevent them from being tracked.
Only for iPhone
If you own an Apple Watch Series 6, we have bad news for you. Despite the fact that this model has a U1 chip, the Find My update has not (yet) come to your smartwatch.
Curious about what other improvements you can expect in iOS 15? Read the articles below.
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