It’s iOS day! Apple’s latest release of their mobile operating system has landed, and a lot has changed.

It all comes down to the fact that the new version includes security enhancements as well as a bunch of new features. There are a ton — an eccentric new version of iMessage with its own App Store, new powers for Siri, a redesigned home screen, rich notifications and much more. We’ve summarized the most important reasons to update for you right here:

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How to update

Ready? Let’s do this. Make sure you have a decent Wi-Fi connection and your phone is either charging or has more than 50 percent battery left.

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Then, go over to settings and press ‘general’. When you hit the Software Update button everything will speak for itself. Within minutes you’ll have a better, more secure phone.

Want to know more?

We dove into a lot of the new features that are included with this release. If you’re waiting for your phone to download the update, it’s the perfect reading to prepare yourself: