Google Photos picks up support for Live Photos and the iPad Pro

Google Photos for iPhone and iPad has been updated, adding support for Live Photos and the iPad Pro. The update also supports Slide Over and Split View multitasking on iPads running iOS 9.

You'll find the following in Google Photos 1.8:

  • Improved app navigation, so you can spend less time flipping hamburger menus
  • Back up and view Live Photos
  • Reduced cache usage when your device is low on space
  • iPad Split View and iPad Pro support
  • Performance improvements

Google Photos 1.8 is available from the App Store right now.

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