At its 2021 Worldwide Developers Conference, Apple formally revealed iOS 15. This newest replace to the iPhone’s working system contains new FaceTime and iMessage capabilities, a redesigned Climate app, a better Highlight search software, and far more.
Although the ultimate model of iOS 15 will not be out there till this fall (except you download one of the betas), you could already be questioning whether or not you may must improve to a brand new iPhone so as to use it.
Apple did not announce particular gadget compatibility throughout WWDC however buried in direction of the underside of its iOS 15 press release was the next word:
The developer preview of iOS 15 is on the market to Apple Developer Program members at developer.apple.com beginning at the moment, and a public beta might be out there to iOS customers subsequent month at beta.apple.com. New software program options might be out there this fall as a free software program replace for iPhone 6s and later. For extra info, go to apple.com/ios/ios-15-preview. Options are topic to alter. Some options might not be out there in all areas or all languages.
Yep, that claims iPhone 6S and later.
So meaning the next units can run iOS 15:
iPhone 6S Plus
iPhone SE (2016)
iPhone 7 Plus
iPhone 8 Plus
iPhone XS Max
iPhone 11 Professional
iPhone 11 Professional Max
iPhone SE (2020)
iPhone 12 mini
iPhone 12 Professional
iPhone 12 Professional Max
And, after all, the iPhone 13 household might be added to this record as soon as that lineup is introduced later this yr.