What Does IOS Mean in a Text?

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The Quick Answer

IOS means "Internet Operating System" or "iPhone Operating System" (Apple).

More Detail...

The abbreviation IOS (typed iOS) means "Internet Operating System" or "iPhone Operating System." It is the operating system used on Apple products, such as the iPhone, iPad, and iPod touch. When presenting the iMac to the world in 1998, Steve Jobs explained that the letter "i" stood for "internet" and also for "individual," "instruct," "inform," and "inspire." Thereafter, the lowercase letter "i" became part of Apple's branding and was used in the names of devices that did not connect to the internet. In 2007, when the iPhone was launched, one of its key features was internet connectivity. Thereafter, iOS came to mean "iPhone Operating System."

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When I write IOS, I mean this:

meaning of IOS

"Internet / iPhone Operating System (Apple)"

Summary of Key Points

"Internet Operating System" and "iPhone Operating System" (Apple) are the most common definitions for IOS in texting. Here are more details on the word type and users:
Definition:Internet / iPhone Operating System (Apple)
Guessability:guessability level 2

2: Quite easy to guess

Typical Users:typical user

Adults and Teenagers

Example of IOS Used in a Text

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