iOS 14 list of supported devices: will your iPhone receive the new update?

This year, Apple held its annual World Wide Developer Conference (WWDC) as an online-only event. The Cupertino based tech giant announced its latest software updates for iOS, iPad OS, watchOS, tvOS and macOS. As rumoured previously, Apple also announced that it is switching from Intel to custom ARM-based processors for its future Macs. 

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Apple’s says that its next operating system i.e iOS 14 can run on the iPhone 6s and later. This means that devices running on iOS 13 will support the upcoming iOS 14. Here’s a list of all the compatible devices that will get iOS 14 update. 

iOS 14 supported devices

  1. iPhone 11
  2. iPhone 11 Pro
  3. iPhone 11 Pro Max
  4. iPhone XS
  5. iPhone XS Max
  6. iPhone XR
  7. iPhone X
  8. iPhone 8
  9. iPhone 8 Plus
  10. iPhone 7
  11. iPhone 7 Plus
  12. iPhone 6s
  13. iPhone 6s Plus
  14. iPhone SE (1st generation)
  15. iPhone SE (2nd generation)
  16. iPod touch (7th generation)

iOS 14 new features

iOS 14 brings several new visual improvements

Apple’s upcoming iOS 14 comes with a ton of new features and interface changes. The company has introduced a feature called ‘App Library’, which automatically categorises all the apps into various folders. Another change is that widgets can now be pinned on the home screen alongside the app icons. iOS 14 also brings system-wide Picture in Picture feature on iPhones. This allows users to continue video playback in a small floating window while using other apps. Apple has also introduced a new translation app called Translate alongside a revamped Siri interface. 

The upcoming iOS 14 also comes with new features for the Messages app, Apple Maps, CarPlay and more. While developers have already received access to iOS 14, it will be available for public beta next month and released later this fall, likely in September. 

Viraj Gawde

Viraj loves being in the creative field. Being a tech guy and resident tech advisor for his friends and family, his interest lies in smartphones, laptops and cameras. Passionate about creating art, his forte lies in photography. In his downtime, he loves gaming on his self-built rig and supporting FC Barcelona.