The revised 'iPhone User Guide for iOS 12.1, indicates Group FaceTime, dual-SIM on the new iPhones.
Since Apple first launched NFC-capable devices iPhone 6 and 6s in 2014, its implementation of NFC has been primarily restricted to Apple Pay transactions.
Aiming to regain the top spot in smart speaker space, Amazon is reportedly working on a new flagship Echo speaker that will be slimmer and better.
A week after the last set of releases, Apple has launched the sixth beta versions of iOS 10.3.3 and mac-OS Sierra 10.12.6.
The new Smart Invert feature inverts the light system colours to black, with dark UI elements remaining unchanged.
Apple said downloads have grown over 70 percent over the past 12 months, fueled by hit games like Pokemon Go and Super Mario Run.
Apple announced a new rule for developers, which will permit them to only build apps that have the ability to access the internet over WiFi and not just a local iPhone.
Next week, Apple will begin its Worldwide Developers Conference, where it is expected to release new tools for software developers to create smarter apps for its latest Apple Watch.
Apple may be working towards getting its popular Apple Maps service to other platforms such as Android.
HomeKit, a connected home platform from Apple, now has its first wave of supporting products available for purchase. Lighting, window shades, heating and air conditioning, and power outlets are among the functions that can be controlled via a Home app.
No selfie sticks would be allowed at the Worldwide Developers Conference, 2015, Apple announced in the new rules for the event. The attendees wouldn't be allowed to use selfie sticks or any other kind of photo monopod within the bounds of either Moscone West or Yerba Buena Gardens.
Apple plans to launch its first-ever public beta program for its updated iOS.