New iOS 13 is out here right now. You will be able to see a whole bunch of India specific features in iOS 13.

These are deep system-level features that have been added just for India

Siri has a new Indian English voice.

Siri has a new Indian English voice. This is available in the standard male and female versions so you can pick whichever you like. This is the only new voice in the new version of apple iOS.

India is a country where wifi penetration is low and mobile data is really cheap and easily accessible. Earlier iOS had a limit of 100 MB for apps that you could download on mobile data. This limitation was recently raised to 200 MB and now that limit is not there anymore.

Now, iOS have the Hindi keyboard which lets you type in the Devanagari script. Earlier it did not give predictions, so when you are typing it did not suggest new words or the next word that you could type. This has been added to the new version of iOS.

The Hinglish keyboard has been replaced on the iOS 13 with Hindi Latin. If you feel like typing Hindi messages in the roman which is English script, this keyboard is perfect. The bilingual Hindi Latin keyboard has the typing prediction which makes it a lot easier to type. You can enable it by going to settings. The Hindi Latin keyboard is different from the transliteration keyboard. The transliteration keyboard allows you to type in English characters and converts them to Hindi. 

iOS 13 have 15 new Indian language keyboards. According to apple it now supports all 22 official languages of India. The new ones include Assames, Bordeaux, Dogri, Kashmiri, and many more.

The new iOS 13 have added some new fonts for Indian languages. There are 4 new system language fonts and up to 30 new document fonts. So if you open a bunch of documents on your device, that are in Indian languages you will see the benefit.

With new iOS 13 apps such as Netflix and Hotstar can download content depending on the time of the day. That is when the peak cellular data traffic is less. So if their network is congested, it takes more time to download shows and movies. Now apple says these apps can optimize for that.

That was all for the India specific updates in the iOS 13. Let us know in the comments below what you think about iOS 13.

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