Circuit Playground 1.6.1 – optimized for iPhone 5 & remembers your input

Circuit Playground

Hot on the heels of v1.6, Circuit Playground’s 1.6.1 update takes full advantage of the iPhone 5’s four inch display, adding newly optimized layouts throughout the app. This latest update also streamlines user interface elements for all iOS devices.

Plus – every calculator & converter now remembers your input values and mode selections, so you can always pick up where you left off from a previous session. And if need be, all input values can be reset via the Options menu. This feature was available for a few calcs previously, but now works throughout the app.

Be sure to grab the 1.6.1 update from the App Store if you haven’t already. And if you did – I deem you awesome!


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