Apple Releases iOS 10.2 Beta

Following the release of iOS 10.1 to the public just one week ago, the company has officially launched an all-new build of its latest and greatest mobile operating system, iOS 10.2 Beta build number 14C5062e, to developers for download and testing.

iOS 10.2 Beta brings some new features as well as other enhancements such as:

  • Unicode 9 emoji has been added including new emoji like clown face, drooling face, selfie, fox face, owl, shark, butterfly, avocado, pancakes, croissant, and more
  • New wallpapers featuring the same graphics shown off in iPhone 7 marketing materials
  • New option for saving your last known camera settings including Camera Mode, Photo Filter, qnd Live Photo setting
  • New widgets for the Videos app that display movies and TV shows in the Videos app, and a tap will make the content play automatically
  • New feature that will automatically notify your emergency contacts when you use the Emergency SOS feature on iPhone or Apple Watch
  • New option to sort playlists in Apple Music by type, title, and recently added
  • new "Celebrate" screen effect has been added to Messages
iOS 10.2 Beta is now rolling out as a free update through Software Update or via iOS Dev Center for registered developers.