More Evidence of iOS 10 ‘Dark Mode’ Emerges in Xcode Simulator

New screenshots posted to Twitter by developer Andrew Wiik show iOS 10’s “dark mode” working in the Settings app.

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The new leak supports the speculation that Apple is planning to offer system-wide support, rather than implement app-specific options. Wiik was the source of recent screenshots of Messages running in the new mode.

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Wiik also recently posted a shot of the iOS 10 Simulator with a sixth, blank button near the top of the Control Center. While its purpose is uncertain, Wiik speculated that Apple might be planning a cellular toggle.

At the moment iOS 10 exists only as a developer beta. A public beta is due in July, followed by an official release in the fall.

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  • would be cool to have a control center toggle to turn on/off dark mode.. or a 2 finger swipe on home screen up or down to turn on or off respectively (like we can on any screen of Tweetbot 4 app).