iOS 14.5 public beta debut
08
Feb 2021

Kirsten Thomas

iOS 14.5 public beta debut

iOS 14.5 launched Developer Beta 1 earlier, adding many new features, and today Apple released the public beta version Build 18E5140k for iOS 14.5. In addition, watchOS 7.4 and tvOS 14.5 have also entered the Public Beta 1 stage.

App tracking transparency function

When an app wants to track you on another company's app or website for advertising purposes, or an app wants to share your personal information with data intermediaries, you will be prompted and can decide whether to grant permission.

Earlier, iOS 14.4 Beta has a test app tracking transparency function that can block a small number of apps. This time, iOS 14.5 has officially opened this function. I believe that Facebook’s nightmare for apps that rely on tracking user data is about to begin!

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It can be unlocked through Apple Watch when wearing a mask

When wearing a mask, Face ID will be invalid, and users generally have to use a digital password to unlock the iPhone. Now, if the user wears an Apple Watch while wearing a mask, the iPhone can also be unlocked without a password.

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iPhone 12 supports Dual-SIM 5G

iOS 14.5 is a big news for the iPhone 12 5G, because it finally supports Dual-SIM 5G , which makes it convenient to use 2 different 5G cards at the same time.

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Support Xbox Series X/S and PS5 Dual Sense Controllers

Xbox Series X/S and PS5 Dual Sense Controllers users, now iOS 14.5, iPadOS 14.5, and tvOS 14.5 Beta 1 are available for your Controller, making it easier to play games.

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