Apple iOS 16: List of compatible devices; how to install it now
Apple has confirmed that the iOS 16 update will not be rolled out for iPhone 7, iPhone 6S and first-gen iPhone SE.
Updated:Tue, June 07, 2022 2:13pm
By Priya Singh
Apple has unveiled its iOS 16 update at its Worldwide Developers Conference last night. The highlights of the new software update include lock screen customisation, new lock screen notifications, live activities, focus filter, focus mode and more. Apple has also announced the list of compatible devices and devices that will not get the new iOS 16 update.
Apple iPhones not eligible for iOS 16 update
Apple has announced that it is ending support for the iPhone 6s, iPhone 7 and original iPhone SE. Hence, users using these devices are not eligible to receive the iOS 16 update. Notably, iPhone 6S was launched in 2015 and iPhone 7 and SE were launched in 2016 and received seven and six years of software support respectively.
List of iOS 16 compatible devices
Apple's iOS 16 software update will be available for the following devices:
iPhone 13 mini
iPhone 13 Pro
iPhone 13 Pro Max
iPhone 12 mini
iPhone 12 Pro
iPhone 12 Pro Max
iPhone 11 Pro
iPhone 11 Pro Max
iPhone XS Max
iPhone 8 Plus
iPhone SE (2nd generation or later)
iOS 16: How to enroll in Apple Developer Program
Since the iOS update is available just for the beta program developers, so you need to be a part of the program to get access.