Apple has Additional 70 new emojis to the Programmer and People beta previews of iOS 12.1, and has said it will make them Accessible as part of the upcoming software updates for iOS, macOS, along with watchOS.
These new emojis consist of emotive smiley faces, gender-neutral characters, various clothing options, food types, animals, mythical creatures, and more. Thousands of emoji are currently available on iOS, watchOS, and macOS, including emotive smiley faces, gender-neutral characters, different clothing choices, food forms, animals, mythical animals and much more.
“New emoji characters are created based on the accepted characters in Unicode 11.0 and Apple is working together with the Unicode Consortium to include more disability-themed emoji to the computer keyboard for Unicode 12.0, slated for launch in 2019,” the company wrote in a blog post late on Tuesday.
The new emojis include characters for moon cake, red present envelope, nazar amulet, softball, bag, compass, a trekking boot to accompany the present scaling emoji, llama, mosquito, swan, raccoon and cupcake amongst others. The new characters would also consist of emojis with reddish hair, grey hair, curly hair, a new emoji for bald men and women, more emotive smiley faces and emojis representing animals, sports and food.
Other attributes part of this iOS 12.1 beta version include Group FaceTime, eSIM support, and a fix for the charging difficulty that the iPhone XS and iPhone XS Max were facing on the build.