This week, Apple released final version iOS 12.3, which may mean that the main work on improving and optimizing the operating system, is coming to its logical conclusion. By tradition, the blogger iAppleBytes compared the speed of OS operation. At this time, “heroes” comparison of steel iOS 12.2 and iOS 12.3.

In the comparison took part smartphones such as iPhone 5s, iPhone 6, iPhone 6s, iPhone 7 and iPhone 8. On each device was set to the same backup to achieve the maximum purity of the experiment. After that, the smartphones were fully charged and rebooted. Let’s see what happened.

iPhone 5s

iPhone 6


iPhone 6s

iPhone 7

iPhone 8

The results were as follows: all tested devices showed himself exceptionally well. The author of the experiment says that Apple has carried out extensive work on the bugs and made iOS 12.3 is really fast and productive system. This is especially noticeable on older devices such as iPhone 5s and iPhone 6. In comparison with the previous build of the system increased and the overall smooth operation — animation launch applications and switch between desktops practiced with a higher frame rate.

In addition, the author compared the iOS 12.2 and iOS 12.3 in synthetic tests. The situation here is ambiguous — the difference in benchmarks was minimal, and it can be attributed to statistical error. Anyway, the update is recommended for owners of all compatible devices.