Apple issued a press release to confirm the arrival of more than 70 Emoji on the next version of its operating system iOS 12.1. New emoticons arrive on iPhone, iPad, Apple Watch and Mac.
In its press release, the American firm clarified that ” Emoji are used to communicate all over the world. iOS 12.1 adds more characters to the keyboard to better represent users around the world “. However, Apple has not mentioned the release date of the final version of this firmware.
Users will find new characters with red, gray and curly hair, a new Emoji for bald people, smileys with new expressions, and others representing animals, sports and food. Besides, the new Emoji are already available in the beast of iOS 12.1 for developers. They will also be available in future macOS and watchOS updates.
The 70 new Emoji are based on characters approved by the Unicode 11.0 standard. In addition, the Californian firm is collaborating with the Unicode consortium to add others on the subject of disability for the Unicode 12.0 standard scheduled for 2019.