ios 16 supported devices

iOS 16 Supported Devices

iOS 16 Supported Devices. iOS 16 and iPadOS 16 will not be supported on all older devices. There is no official information yet, but we have compiled an estimated list of supported devices.

Based on the information and assumptions currently available, we have compiled a list of models that will support iOS 16 and iPadOS 16.

iOS 16 Supported Devices

  • iPhone 13
  • iPhone 13 Pro
  • iPhone 13 Pro Max
  • iPhone 12
  • iPhone 12 Pro
  • iPhone 12 Pro Max
  • iPhone 12 mini
  • iPhone 11 Pro Max
  • iPhone 11 Pro
  • iPhone 11
  • iPhone XS Max
  • iPhone XS
  • iPhone XR
  • iPhone X
  • iPhone 8
  • iPhone 8 Plus
  • iPhone 7
  • iPhone 7 Plus
  • iPhone SE 2 (2nd generation)

iPadOS 16 Supported Devices

  • 11-inch iPad Pro (1st and 2nd generation)
  • 12.9-inch iPad Pro (3rd and 4th generation)
  • 12.9-inch iPad Pro (1st and 2nd generation)
  • 10.5-inch iPad Pro (1st generation)
  • 9.7-inch iPad Pro (1st generation)
  • 10.2-inch iPad (7th and 8th generation)
  • iPad (5th and 6th generation)
  • iPad Air (3rd and 4th generation)
  • iPad mini (5th generation)

As a reminder, this is not an official list.

Several sources claim that iOS 16 and iPadOS 16 versions will not support the original iPhone SE, iPhone 6s, iPhone 6s Plus, 4th generation iPad mini, and 2nd generation iPad Air.

Most likely, A9 devices will really not support the new version of the system. As a reminder, iOS 13 no longer supports iPhone 6, iPhone 5s, iPod touch 6th generation, iPad Air 1st generation, and iPad mini 3rd generation.

IOS 14 supports all the same models as iOS 13.

When will Apple release iOS 16?

Each year, Apple hosts a developer conference in June.

The conference is called the “Worldwide Developers Conference” or WWDC, and this year it will take place from June 13-17. As in 2021, the conference will be held online.

Although the conference is aimed at developers, anyone can watch it. On it, the company will present the following system updates for their devices.

At WWDC 2022, Apple will present new versions of iOS, iPadOS, macOS, watchOS, and tvOS.


  1. Claudi May 29, 2022
  2. Pheak September 9, 2021
  3. Krishna August 6, 2021

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