iOS 13 and iPadOS 13 Beta 7: What’s New

iOS 13 What's New Beta

Apple recently seeded the seventh developer beta of iOS 13 and iPadOS 13 for developers along with the sixth developer beta of the OSes. With the public release of both OSes just over a month away from public launch, Apple’s software team is working in overdrive to fix all the lingering issues with iOS 13 and iPadOS 13.

Apart from fixing all bugs and stability issues, the team is also making some minor changes in iOS 13 and iPadOS 13 to help further improve the experience. Below are all such changes that Apple has made in the latest beta of iOS 13 and iPadOS 13.

iOS 13 and iPadOS 13 come with plenty of new features and changes. If you are not aware of them, check out our detailed iOS 13 feature guide here.

What’s New in iOS 13 and iPadOS 13 Beta 7

Help a Friend Button

There’s a new ‘Help a Friend’ button in the Find My App. This will open iCloud.com so that your friends can log into it and find their device using your iPhone.

Darker Background in CarPlay

The background in CarPlay has been tweaked to make it darker and more distinguished from other UI elements.

If you have not already, make sure to read about all the new CarPlay features in iOS 13 here.

CarPlay BG in iOS 13 beta 7

New Sign in with Apple Screen

There is a new ‘Sign in with Apple’ screen in apps that have added support for the feature.

Proper Syncing for Do Not Disturb

Do Not Disturb settings now sync across your iPhone and Apple Watch.

Folder Background Change Reverted

Apple has reverted the change in folder transparency that it had made in iOS 13 beta 6. The background is now once again grey in color.

Dark Mode Label in Control Center Tweaked

Apple has tweaked the Dark mode label in the Control Center. It now says Dark Mode or Light Mode instead of Dark/Light Appearance.

Screen Time Improvements

The Day View in Screen Time now shows both week and day usage at once.


Found any other changes or improvements in iOS 13 or iPadOS 13 beta 7 that are not mentioned above? Drop a comment and let us know about it!