Baffled by the new iOS 15 Safari design? Here's how to fix it

Safari on iOS 15 on an iPhone 12 mini
(Image credit: Future)

After weeks of beta testing, iOS 15 is finally here – which means iPhone users across the globe are finally getting to grips with the new features. This time around, it seems the updates to one particular app is causing particular controversy. Yep, we're talking about Safari.

The most obvious change is that, by default, the address bar has been moved to the bottom of the screen – contradicting the muscle memory of iPhone users everywhere. While it might make sense from a practical perspective (your thumbs are generally going to be at the bottom of the device), users aren't responding well to the change – because what use is one of the best camera phones if you can't open a website?

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Daniel John
Senior News Editor

Daniel John is Senior News Editor at Creative Bloq. He reports on the worlds of art, design, branding and lifestyle tech (which often translates to tech made by Apple). He joined in 2020 after working in copywriting and digital marketing with brands including ITV, NBC, Channel 4 and more.