Fantastical 2 for iPhone

Fantastical 2 for iPhone

By Flexibits Inc.

  • Category: Productivity
  • Release Date: 2013-10-30
  • Current Version: 2.10.2
  • Adult Rating: 4+
  • File Size: 38.82 MB
  • Developer: Flexibits Inc.
  • Compatibility: Requires iOS 11.0 or later.
Score: 4.5
4.5
From 6,711 Ratings

Description

Fantastical 2 is the award-winning calendar app with features such as natural language parsing, reminders, a beautiful week view, and much more! "Great iOS update to my favorite iPhone calendar app. Looks great, works great, and now integrates iOS reminders." - John Gruber (Daring Fireball) “...if you need a pure replacement for the iPhone's stock calendar-app, Fantastical 2 is your best bet.” - The Verge "Fantastical is one of those apps that just works. Love it." - Jim Dalrymple (The Loop) "Fantastical is my new favorite iPhone app. It looks great, it works reliably, and, more importantly, it made managing my schedule better." - MacStories “Fantastical 2 is not only the absolute best calendar app on iOS, but the best reminders app as well.” - iMore Just enter "Lunch with Elon in Palo Alto on Friday" and Fantastical 2 will schedule it! Or type in "todo buy milk at 5pm" and a reminder will alert you at 5PM! If your device supports dictation, you can speak the details for your event or reminder and Fantastical 2 will handle the rest. ONE NEW APP, MANY NEW FEATURES • Reminders!    - See your events and dated reminders together in the main list    - Add reminders directly from the Reminders list or new event screen - just flip the switch to toggle between events and reminders    - Set dates, times, and geofences (when I arrive/when I leave) • Significant new parser features, including:    - Create reminders by starting your sentence with "reminder", "todo", "task", or "remind me to"    - Expanded, expressive repeating events such as third Thursday of every month, every weekend, last weekday of the month, and more    - Create alerts with phrases such as "remind me tomorrow at 3PM", "alert 1 hour before", or "alarm 3PM" • All-new event details, including a map to show your event’s locations and better repeating event options • An elegant week view when you rotate your iPhone to landscape • Background app updating allows events, reminders, and alerts to be pushed to Fantastical 2 even if you don't launch the app very often • An extended keyboard when creating new events or reminders, providing instant access to numbers and symbols for dates and times (only for 4" screens or larger) • Birthday options - tap on a birthday to see contact information or send a quick greeting • TextExpander support • Many other refinements and improvements ADDING NEW EVENTS OR REMINDERS IS FUN • The easiest and fastest way to add new events or reminders • Just type in your details or use dictation and watch your words magically turn into an actual event or reminder! THE FUTURE LOOKS BRIGHT • Fantastical 2's DayTicker is the efficient and enjoyable way to see your schedule • The expansive and beautiful event list makes it easy to find your events • Tap an event or reminder to show and edit its details • Tap and hold an event to duplicate, move, or share • Use search to instantly locate specific events or reminders FAST, FRIENDLY, AND FLEXIBLE • Supports the same calendar services as the built-in Calendar app, including iCloud, Google Calendar, Exchange, and more! • Fantastical 2 is fully localized in English, French, German, Italian, and Spanish • Just type or speak your event or reminder in any of these languages and Fantastical will automatically understand • 3D Touch, including Peek and Pop • Accessibility support

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Reviews

  • Bad complication

    1
    By Fly.....g
    It's full of stuff that adds no value....only reason I got it.
  • One of the best and can only make one suggestion

    4
    By Buggy Wars
    Absolutely love the parsing and widget for this app. My only suggestion is finding a way to better differentiate the days in the list view. The font for the day and date is so menial that it makes the calendar events and tasks seem to just run on as if they were all pumped into one day. The day and date need to stand out more so that the items in the list view seem to be actually separated.
  • Day view option as default

    3
    By jeffrey_small
    Would love to have a day view option that could be the default instead of the list view.
  • 24 Hour Events

    1
    By Zachm.1
    I work 24 hour shifts and they show up as and all-day event rather than a block of time event. Almost every Calendar app does this, unfortunately, besides a few here and there.
  • Love love love BUT

    3
    By Shelley Mitchell
    I am love this app more than any calendar app I’ve ever had. I like the way it creates my appointment when I just voice command everything and it fills everything in for me. The problem with the app is that it is extremely slow and often times gets stuck and I have to go to my regular Calendar app to see if I have an appointment. It’s not just my phone, this is the same on my I6 and also on my new Xsmax
  • Location!

    5
    By joseisnthere
    Please let us set a location for a reminder that way we can just click on it please
  • It thinks it’s “smart” but it’s not... enough to drive someone crazy

    2
    By InPennsylvania
    I’ve been using this app for years. I can’t take it anymore. Randomly switches time zones for no reason, even when I haven’t traveled anywhere in months. Completely messes up scheduled events due to this. But the worst part is that this calendar tries to be too smart. If I put, “buy Christmas presents” on my calendar for tomorrow, it won’t be there because it will automatically think I want it to be on my calendar for December 25, since the word Christmas is in it. If I put “take baby’s 3 month photos” on my calendar for tomorrow, it will put it on my calendar for 3 months from now because all it sees is “3 months” and thinks it’s doing me a favor by putting it on my calendar for 3 months from now. Sometimes it will randomly throw half of my title in the location field because it thinks it’s helping. It’s not. Then important info from the title is gone. I just wish it would accept what I write and trust the time I enter and not always try to change things. Sometimes it takes me multiple tries to add a simple event, because it throws it onto the wrong day or year and then I need to use the search function to even find where it put it, or I have to edit the time multiple times because it switches time zones or just doesn’t save my changes. All of this stuff the app tries to do might be helpful for some people, but not me. Bye, Fantastical.
  • Life Changer

    5
    By Junglejuggler
    All other calendars have a million fields to fill, select, change, toggle on/off, etc when adding something, but fantastical is the answer to that. It’s so nice to be able to open my calendar and write “lunch w/ Adam Friday at 10” and bing bang boom there it is on my calendar, right time right place all nice and organized. I never thought I’d write bing bang boom in a review, but bing bang boom I just did. Love this app.
  • Adored this app for years. Broken since iOS 12.

    2
    By Javish
    I've been such a proponent for this app but after the upgrade the app is irresponsive and I can't create events or modify reminders without it crashing or taking forever. Reached out to developer who replied to me promptly but claims it's an issue on Apple's end and I should try a restore. This is the ONLY app I've had this issue with.... Hence my low rating. Was hoping 12.1 would fix it but nope.
  • Love it!

    5
    By Vanessamtp
    Great app! Synchronizes well with Gmail and iCloud. I like its visual organization, especially the color coded dots on the calendar view to easily identify which dates have a specific type of event. The best feature is being able to share with others! Great for keeping the family organized! The only problem is that when I scroll through the list sometimes my finger accidentally drags an event, changing its place in the calendar. It is hard to identify the change that was made. Is there a way to disable the drag and drop feature that changes dates to prevent this from happening?

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