Published On: Tue, Jul 5th, 2016

macOS Sierra Beta 2 Features ‘Auto Unlock,’ Siri, Apple Pay

The second beta of macOS Sierra has been seeded, about three weeks after it was first unveiled at the 2016 Worldwide Developers Conference (WDC) event of Apple.

macOS Sierra is the newest OS designed for Apple’s Mac and it can either be downloaded via software update mechanism of Apple Developer Center or Mac App Store.

It is said the update to bring Siri for the first time to Mac. It will allow users to search files quickly through voice command. It will also help in looking up for information by conducting voice searches. Many other such features can be highly helpful and easy with Siri.

macOS Sierra Beta 2 Features 'Auto Unlock,' Siri, Apple Pay

Apple said with the latest update enabling Siri the Mac can be unlocked with an Apple Watch too with the help of Auto Unlock feature.

The Universal Clipboard feature will help in copying content from one Apple device and pasting it to another Apple device.

More to all these, with a deeper iCloud integration after the update files stores on the Documents folder or desktop of Mac can be made available on all other devices of the user.

With the update the Messages will feature rich links, Tapback response options, bigger emoji and more.

Also, Apple Pay will be an added and important feature in macOS Sierra.

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