iOS 11 Compatibility: Check All the Supported Devices List

iOS 11 Compatibility: The first name that comes to our mind whenever we think of smartphones and other electronic gadgets is Apple. The US-based brand has become a household name for more than almost a decade now since its first inception into the market by its founder. And since then it has taken giants towards establishing itself as one of the leading brands in the world of electronic gadgets.

iOS 11 Compatibility

iOS 11 Compatibility

These days more often not we find Apple on the headlines of the news related to the world of technology. And here we are once again back with all the probabilities and possibilities regarding the latest operating system that is going to come out around sometime during the year 2017.

It involves the upcoming iOS 11 which the experts believe is going to be incredible as far as its features are concerned. Reports have suggested that the latest operating system from Apple is going to come out during the middle of the year 2017 which sets June as the possible release date. But what people across the world are concerned with is which Apple device is going to be compatible with the new operating system.

iOS 11

With the new operating system and the updates rolled out every now and then, the consumers find themselves wanting at times. But once you keep an eye on this article some of your woes are definitely going to get washed away as we try to bring forward a list of electronic gadgets from Apple that will be able to support its upcoming operating system. Let's check out iOS 11 Compatibility for the Apple devices in this article. 

iOS 11 Compatibility for iPhones


The latest update of the software being rolled for in the month of September this year, it will take a while for the iOS 11 to come out. And the latest software update might not come with compatible features for a number of older devices. The users could update their gadgets to iOS without much of a problem. But many of the users, particularly those who are using Apple iPhone versions lower than that of the Apple iPhone 5S will definitely face a bit of trouble while updating because their smartphones might not be compatible with the upcoming software update from Apple. The Apple iOS 11 operating system will probably be made available to the users of iPhone 5S and its successors. The list of Apple iPhones which will be compatible with the iOS 11 is as follows:

  • iPhone 5S
  • iPhone SE
  • iPhone 6 Plus
  • iPhone 6
  • iPhone 6S Plus
  • iPhone 6S
  • iPhone 7
  • iPhone 7 Plus

iOS 11 Compatibility for iPads


All the users of the Apple iPads will also not be able to update their tabs to the latest upcoming software update from Apple. As of now it is predicted that both the 12.9-inch and 9.7-inch versions of the Apple iPad Pro are going to be compatible with the iOS 11. The upcoming Apple iPad Pro 2 will also be among those devices which can be upgraded to iOS 11 along with other devices like the iPad Mini 3 and 4, iPad Air and Air 2. Here is the list of all the iPads that will be compatible with the iOS 11 software update. So these are the devices which would pass the iOS 11 Compatibility Test with flying colors. 

  • iPad Mini 3
  • iPad Mini 4
  • iPad 4th Generation
  • iPad Air
  • iPad Air 2
  • iPad Pro
  • iPad Pro 2

The Apple iOS 10 update was only available to the iPod 6th Generation. And the way things stand now, it is highly unlikely that the trend will change and the iPod 6th Generation is going to be the only iPod that will be compatible with the latest iOS 11 update of the operating system.

Wrap Up

So this is how it stands for the time being. Alongside this we are expecting the upcoming iPhone devices and the iPads will come with the iOS 11 operating system right out of the box. The Apple iPhone 8 is definitely going to be one of those. However, it remains to be seen whether the upcoming version of the iPhones will come with iOS 11 compatibility or not because of the fact that the release of the iPhone 8 might take place ahead of the official release of the iOS 11 operating system. But other than that the list of devices provided above is going to be the one that will be compatible with the iOS 11 operating system.

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