We all know that the iOS 11 is coming soon. Apple will release it this fall and lots of new useful and fancy features will come with iOS 11. There is no doubt that they give us different user experience.
But wait! Can iOS be installed in my old iPhone, iPad and iPod touch? They work well with the current iOS on them but maybe the new iOS will not perform as smooth or good as the current one? Don’t you guess anymore. We have the official news now and it is sad that the 32-bit devices will not support iOS 11. Anyway, see the article and find what iOS devices can support iOS 11 and confirm whether your devices are in the list.
What iPhone devices can be compatible with iOS 11?
As the most popular smartphone, iPhone, even the old devices you have used for several years may work excellent still. But whether it is compatible with iOS 11? Well, Apple dropped the 32-bit devices, which means iOS 11 is not accessible if you use an iPhone 5/5c, let alone the earlier version which doesn’t support iOS 10. However, there are still lots of iPhone model can enjoy the new features of iOS 11.
- iPhone 7
- iPhone 7 Plus
- iPhone 6s
- iPhone 6s Plus
- iPhone 6
- iPhone 6 Plus
- iPhone SE
- iPhone 5s
What iPad devices can be compatible with iOS 11?
As the one of the best mobile entertaining and working device, lots of Apple users care about whether they can enjoy the excellent iPad-only features on iOS 11, such as multitasking, files app and improved Apple Pencil. Whether your iPad can support iOS 11 or not? Check the following list.
- 12.9-inch iPad Pro 2nd generation
- 12.9-inch iPad Pro 1st generation
- 10.5-inch iPad Pro
- 9.7-inch iPad Pro
- iPad Air 2
- iPad Air
- iPad 5th generation
- iPad mini 4
- iPad mini 3
- iPad mini 2
What iPod touch devices can be compatible with iOS 11?
iPod touch offers excellent audio-visual functions and even it isn’t as popular as iPhone and iPad, it still own legions of loyal fans. However, unfortunately a lot of old iPod touch models cannot be compatible with iOS 11. Only the latest iPod touch can install iOS 11.
- iPod touch (6th generation)
Please see the table of all the devices which support iOS 11.
Now you get the information whether your devices can install iOS 11 or not. Someone may be a little disappointed. But don’t be sad, iOS 11 is not a best choice for all the iOS devices and actually a lot of users are considering whether they should upgrade to iOS 11 or stick with iOS 11. If you are wondering about it, you can download iOS 11 beta with or without a developer account and try the iOS 11. Then I guess you will have a better answer.