iOS 18 to Feature Vision OS-Inspired Design Changes

iOS 18 to Feature Vision OS-Inspired Design Changes
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Recent speculations suggest that Apple may infuse iOS 18 and iPadOS with aesthetic elements derived from its visionOS interface [1]. Anticipated to rejuvenate the visual experience on iPhones and iPads, this update could represent the most significant overhaul to Apple's mobile operating systems in recent years.

iOS 18 Design Overhaul:

Translucent Navigation Bar: A standout feature in the upcoming design revision is a translucent navigation bar. This enhancement echoes the aesthetic already present in the Apple TV app for iPadOS 18 and mirrors the style of visionOS, the software that operates the newly launched Vision Pro headset.

Revamped System Menus and Applications: In addition to the navigation bar, Apple is reportedly reimagining the interface of various system menus and native applications, such as Safari, for iOS 18. These updates are poised to inject a contemporary flair into the user interface.

These rumors were initially circulated by The Verifier, an Israeli news outlet with a checkered history of accuracy regarding Apple-related leaks. As with all unconfirmed reports, it is recommended to maintain a degree of skepticism until Apple officially confirms the changes.