Apple announced the iPhones X and 8 (and 8 Plus or course) this week but there was little emphasis on the software that would power the devices but this is because the iOS 11 has been known to us for some time now.
iOS 11 was first announced in June at the annual WWDC conference and the company mentioned its plan to do have a major improvement and that the OS will be “a giant leap for iPhone “and “a monumental leap for iPad”. The smartphone company announced that the IOS 11 will be available for all current owners of some of its phones/tablets to install on the 19th of September before the future generation iPhones such as iPhone X, iPhone 8 , iPhone 8 plus hit the market.
iOS 11 Features
As announced by the company, the newest OS to be out comes well packed with amazing features such as a redesigned control center and App store, a do not disturb while driving feature, a new messaging feature , a smarter Siri, a better camera and gallery display system , and lots more. Also the company added that there will be some features included for just iPad users and these features generally border around utilities and general productivity of the iPad to make it faster and better to use.
The operating system is available for all compatible device users to download and install on their device. Let’s have a look at the list of devices that are compatible for the iOS 11 downloads, shall we?
iOS 11 supported iPhones
- iPhone SE
- iPhone 5s
- iPhone 6, iPhone 6 Plus
- iPhone 7, iPhone 7 Plus
- iPhone 8, iPhone 8 Plus
- iPhone X
iOS 11 supported iPads
- 12.9-inch iPad Pro (second generation), 12.9-inch iPad Pro (first generation)
- 10.5-inch iPad Pro, 9.7-inch iPad Pro
- iPad (fifth generation), iPad Air 2, iPad Air
- iPad Mini 4, iPad Mini 3 and iPad Mini 2
iOS 11 supported iPod Touch
- iPod Touch (sixth generation)