70 new emojis available in iOS 12 and macOS Mojave

It was World Emoji Day on July 16 and Apple celebrated it by previewing 70 new emojis that would be coming to iPhone, iPad, Apple Watch and Mac later this year. The new set of emojis focus allow deeper personalization by adding new hairstyles like grey hair, curly hair and red hair, as well as new smiley faces and other expressions. Since Apple said that the new emojis would be part of a free software update, it is highly expected that they would ship with iOS 12, macOS Mojave and watchOS 5.

iOS 12 Emojis

New Unicode 11.0 Emojis for iOS 12 and macOS Mojave

Along with the hairstyles, Apple is also adding new animal and food emojis. Here is the complete list of new emojis included in Unicode 11.0, as per Emojipedia. These will all have different gender and skin tone variants too, where applicable.

  • Smiling Face With 3 Hearts
  • Hot Face
  • Cold Face
  • Partying Face
  • Woozy Face
  • Pleading Face
  • Superhero
  • Supervillain
  • Leg
  • Foot
  • Face with Red Hair
  • Face with Curly Hair
  • Face with Bald head
  • Face with White Hair
  • Bone
  • Tooth
  • Goggles
  • Lab Coat
  • Hiking Boot
  • Flat Shoe
  • Raccoon
  • Llama
  • Hippopotamus
  • Kangaroo
  • Badger
  • Swan
  • Peacock
  • Parrot
  • Lobster
  • Mosquito
  • Microbe
  • Mango
  • Leafy Green
  • Bagel
  • Salt
  • Moon Cake
  • Cupcake
  • Compass
  • Brick
  • Skateboard
  • Luggage
  • Firecracker
  • Red Gift Envelope
  • Softball
  • Flying Disc
  • Lacrosse
  • Nazar Amulet
  • Jigsaw
  • Teddy Bear
  • Abacus
  • Receipt
  • Toolbox
  • Magnet
  • Test Tube
  • Petri Dish
  • DNA
  • Fire Extinguisher
  • Lotion Bottle
  • Thread
  • Yarn
  • Safety Pin
  • Broom
  • Basket
  • Roll of Toilet Paper
  • Soap
  • Sponge

To celebrate World Emoji Day, the company has also updated its Executive Profiles page with emoji variants of their actual pictures. These seem to have been created using Meemoji, which is an iOS 12 feature for iPhone X. This allows users to create virtual avatars of themselves and use the iPhone X TrueDepth front-facing camera to animate them with realistic facial expressions. This is a screenshot of the page on World Emoji Day, just check our the realistic hair style on Craig Federighi aka Hair Force One.

Apple Executive Emojis

Apple’s last emoji updates were released with iOS 11.1, and were also rolled out to Apple Watch and macOS. Just like Apple’s previous emoji additions, these new ones are also based on the Unicode standard. These include the approved emojis in Unicode 11.0, so expect them to be available on other platforms like Android, Windows, Facebook and Twitter soon.