April 13, 2024
iOS 17.4 Release Notes

iOS 17.4 Release Notes

Posted March 5, 2024 at 6:09pm by iClarified
These are the full iOS 17.4 release notes for iPhone. iOS 17.4 was officially released on March 5, 2024.

This update introduces new emoji, transcripts in Apple Podcasts and includes other features, bug fixes, and security updates for your iPhone.

● New mushroom, phoenix, lime, broken chain, and shaking heads emoji are now available in the emoji keyboard
● 18 people and body emoji add the option to face them in either direction

Apple Podcasts
● Transcripts let you follow an episode with text that highlights in sync with the audio in English, Spanish, French and German
● Episode text can be read in full, searched for a word or phrase, tapped to play from a specific point and used with accessibility features such as Text Size, Increase Contrast, and VoiceOver

This update includes the following enhancements and bug fixes:
● Music recognition lets you add songs you have identified to your Apple Music Playlists and Library, as well as Apple Music Classical
● Siri has a new option to announce messages you receive in any supported language
● Stolen Device Protection supports the option for increased security in all locations
● Battery Health in Settings shows battery cycle count, manufacture date, and first use on iPhone 15 and iPhone 15 Pro models
● Call Identification displays Apple-verified business name, logo, and department name when available
● Business updates in Messages for Business provide trusted information for order status, flight notifications, fraud alerts or other transactions you opt into
● Apple Cash virtual card numbers enable you to pay with Apple Cash at merchants that don't yet accept Apple Pay by typing in your number from Wallet or using Safari AutoFill
● Fixes an issue where contact pictures are blank in Find My
● Fixes an issue for Dual SIM users where the phone number changes from primary to secondary and is visible to a group they have messaged

Some features may not be available for all regions or on all Apple devices.

For information on the security content of Apple software updates, please visit this website:

Related Release Notes

iOS 17.0 Release Notes
iOS 17.1 Release Notes
iOS 17.2 Release Notes
iOS 17.3 Release Notes

iOS 17.4 Release Notes
Add Comment
Would you like to be notified when someone replies or adds a new comment?
Yes (All Threads)
Yes (This Thread Only)
iClarified Icon
Would you like to be notified when we post a new Apple news article or tutorial?
Comments (1)
You must login or register to add a comment...
Angel1Lights - February 27, 2024 at 10:01pm
How about fixing personal hotspot not showing on iPhone 11 pro and iPhone 15 ios 17.3.1:( from beginning of ios 17 not showing always after many restars etc is so sad:(!
Recent. Read the latest Apple News.
Tutorials. Help is here.
Where to Download macOS Monterey
Where to Download macOS Ventura
AppleTV Firmware Download Locations
Where To Download iPad Firmware Files From
Where To Download iPhone Firmware Files From
Deals. Save on Apple devices and accessories.