Which iPhones will be compatible with iOS 16?

Which iPhones will be compatible with iOS 16?

With iOS 16, the next update to the software of the iPhone, interesting news arrives. This is the case of a new lock screen that can be customized with millions of combinations, or the ability to edit messages or undo the sending in Messages.

In the new version, Apple will also allow access to Focus modes from the lock screen, as well as the use of new filters in apps such as Mail or Safari so that these are configured and help you focus when the mode is activated.

In addition to Apple Pay Later and other updates to the Wallet app that appear to only be coming to the US for now, the company has also made changes to the Live Text feature, now also available in video, and Visual Finder.

All this is very good, very good, but it is useless if the iPhone model you have is not compatible with iOS 16. Today we bring you the definitive list of compatible iPhones to know if yours is among them (or you will have to buy you another).

iPhone models compatible with iOS 16

Waiting for Apple to launch the new iPhones of 2022, the iPhone 14, this is the list of devices compatible with iOS 16 that are already on the market:

  • iPhone 8
  • iPhone 8Plus
  • iPhone X
  • iPhone XS
  • iPhone XSMax
  • iPhone XR
  • iPhone 11
  • iPhone 11Pro
  • iPhone 11 ProMax
  • iPhone SE (2020)
  • iPhone 12
  • iPhone 12 mini
  • iPhone 12 Pro
  • iPhone 12 ProMax
  • iPhone 13
  • iPhone 13mini
  • iPhone 13 Pro
  • iPhone 13 ProMax
  • iPhone SE (2022)

Devices no longer compatible with the latest iOS update

Regarding iOS 15, there are several models that surprisingly will no longer be compatible with the next update of the software of the iPhone. Specifically, it will be these five:

  • iPhone 6s
  • iPhone 6sPlus
  • iPhone SE (2016)
  • iPhone 7
  • iPhone 7Plus

Thus, they are added to the list of iPhones that have not been able to get the latest news for a long time. software. These models, logically, will not be compatible with iOS 16 either:

  • iPhone
  • iPhone 3G
  • iPhone 3GS
  • Iphone 4
  • Iphone 4s
  • iPhone 5
  • Iphone 5c
  • Iphone 6
  • iPhone 6Plus

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