The company reveals that the App Store will attempt to predict and offer suggested words after you type in a search term. The feature will also narrow down the search results and speed up your process of looking for a particular kind of app.
Announcing the feature, the company tweeted, “Introducing search suggestions on the App Store! Select (or deselect) multiple suggestions to refine your search so you can find even more amazing apps and games. Search suggestions roll out today starting with the USA, Canada, the UK, and Australia.”
🗣 Introducing search suggestions on the App Store!Select (or deselect) multiple suggestions to refine your search… https://t.co/xkCliXiS4f
— App Store (@AppStore) 1619727797000
This new and nifty feature is quite easy to use. Let’s say if you are looking for a particular kind of app to learn meditation. So, now when you will type meditation in the App Store search field you will notice additional words pop up like ‘game’, ‘timer’, ‘music’, ‘sleep’ and more. Selecting one of these suggestions will offer a filtered result and increases your chances of finding a particular type of app easily.
As reported by MacRumors, Apple had been quietly testing the feature earlier and is now rolling it out for all the iPhone users.
Earlier this week, Apple rolled out an iOS 14.5 update for all iPhone users. The update brings various new features which include unlocking the iPhone while wearing a mask, App Tracking Transparency, More than 200 new emojis, 5G support for dual-SIM on iPhones, Support for AirTag and more.