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IOS 11.4 Adds Stereo Pairing to Air Play 2, HomePod Speaker

IOS 11.4 Adds Stereo Pairing to Air Play 2, HomePod Speaker

The feature comes after repeated delays in previous versions of iOS 11, despite its announcement nearly a year ago.

You can download the iOS 11.4 update on your iPhone 5s and above models, iPad Air and above models, iPad mini 2 and above models, or the sixth generation iPod touch. And in proper stereo, something that one HomePod-for all Apple's talk of creating a "3-D sound field"-could not achieve alone".

iOS 11.4 is now available for the iPhone and iPad.

To enable Message in iCloud, you have to opt in by going to the Settings app Apple ID page iCloud, and then toggle on Messages.

Messages in iCloud moves all those messages-including attachments and photos shared in those messages-from Apple devices to iCloud.

iOS users should get the notification on their iPhones and iPads to update their devices. Here's a rundown of the features. Messages sync across all devices, and can be deleted from your device and remain accessible from the cloud.

When it comes to the multi-room feature, speakers use spatial awareness to automatically deliver the best possible sound, and Apple's wireless peer-to-peer direct link ensures that music stays in sync. Any messages you sent or received on your iPhone would be nearly instantly synced to your Mac and iPad. It brings multi-room audio support and stereo pairing to the HomePod and Apple TV devices. AirPlay 2 devices will now show up in the Apple Home app, since AirPlay 2 integrates with HomeKit.

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Google Cast, in our experience, is just a relay device to get a speaker (or TV) to play music from the internet. The biggest updates here are, unsurprisingly, on the streaming media front, including the arrival of AirPlay 2, and the long awaited ability to pair up two HomePods for some stereo music living room listening.

Anyway, as it turns out, there is a much more important feature in iOS 11.4 than AirPlay 2 stereo pairing. When you delete one message from one device, it'll delete on all your other synced devices.

This isn't a huge update in itself, but the inclusion of Messages on iCloud makes it a noteworthy update.

Apple has released iOS 11.4 today, which includes a couple of desired features in AirPlay 2 and Messages in iCloud.

Apple iOS 11.4 is now out for users.

We're ready to test iOS 12 beta next week at Apple's WWDC 2018 keynote, but first, iOS 11 is getting one last revision thanks to today's iOS 11.4 update. When this is turned on all messages (SMS, iMessage) will be backed up to your iCloud account.

For the Mac, go to Preferences within the Messages app and click the checkbox next to Enable Messages in iCloud.


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