Apple iOS 8.3
- Vendor: Apple
- Version: iOS 8.3
- Release Date: April 8, 2015
- Emojis: 1364
iOS 8.3 was the first version of iOS to include emoji modifiers and ZWJ sequences for family combinations. This release also added 198 country flags, and updated artwork for many existing emojis.
The iOS 8.3 emoji update was introduced to Macs with OS X 10.10.3 Yosemite.
Learn more about this update.
About Apple Emojis
Emojis displayed on iPhone, iPad, Mac, Apple Watch and Apple TV use the Apple Color Emoji font installed on iOS, macOS, watchOS and tvOS. Some Apple devices support Animoji and Memoji. Two Private Use Area characters are not cross-platform compatible but do work on Apple devices:
117 new emojis are now available in iOS 14.2 beta and macOS 11 Big Sur beta, coming to a public release in October or November 2020.
See here for new emojis in iOS 14.2 beta.