8 great features in Apple’s iOS 8

Apple’s latest mobile operating system update, iOS 8, arrived on Wednesday, Sept. 17, at 1 p.m. in New York, featuring not only a new look for the systems, but a host of new features appearing for the first time on Apple’s flagship mobile devices.

The release comes two days before Apple’s newest phones, the iPhone 6 and iPhone 6 Plus, hit retail stores.

Here’s a look at a few standout changes you can expect to see when you update your devices. Only iPhone 4S and above, iPad 2 and above and the fifth-generation iPod Touch will be able to download and install iOS 8.

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