iOS 13 Compatible Devices List: All iPhone & iPad Supporting iOS 13 & iPadOS 13
Apple has announced iOS 13 for iPhone and iPod touch, and iPadOS 13 for iPad. Like all system software releases, not all devices will be compatible with versions of iOS and iPadOS software however.
Listed below are all devices compatible with the new iOS 13 and iPadOS versions, including all iPhone models that will support iOS 13, and a list of all iPad models that will support iPadOS 13 (iPadOS is the iOS 13 equivalent for iPad). Additionally, there is only one iPod touch model that supports iOS 13.
iOS 13 Compatibile Devices List
The following list of devices sup is from Apple, detailing all iPhone, iPad, and iPod touch devices which are compatible with iOS 13 and iPadOS 13. If your device is on this list, it will support the system software version. If your device is not on the list, it will not be able to run iOS 13.
iPhone models compatible with iOS 13
- iPhone 11
- iPhone 11 Pro
- iPhone 11 Pro Max
- iPhone XS
- iPhone XS Max
- iPhone XR
- iPhone X
- iPhone 8
- iPhone 8 Plus
- iPhone 7
- iPhone 7 Plus
- iPhone 6s
- iPhone 6s Plus
- iPhone SE
iPod Touch models supporting iOS 13
- iPod touch 7th generation
Notably absent from supporting iOS 13 is the iPhone 5s, iPhone 6, and iPhone 6 Plus, which supported the prior iOS 12 release but not iOS 13.
iPadOS 13 Compatible iPads (iOS 13 for iPad)
- 12.9-inch iPad Pro 3rd generation (2018 model)
- 12.9-inch iPad Pro 2nd generation
- 12.9-inch iPad Pro 1st generation
- 11-inch iPad Pro (2018 model)
- 10.5-inch iPad Pro
- 9.7-inch iPad Pro
- iPad 6th generation (2018 model)
- iPad 5th generation (2017 model)
- iPad Air 3 (2019 model)
- iPad Air 2
- iPad mini 5 (2019 model)
- iPad mini 4
Recall that iPadOS is the rebranded iOS for iPad, it has all the features of iOS 13 along with some new additional features that are iPad specific, notably some specific gestures for multitasking, text selection, and manipulation of data with copy, paste, undo, and redo.
Several iPad models that supported iOS 12 will no longer support iPadOS 13, including prior generation iPad Air models and some iPad mini models.
iOS 13 and iPadOS 13 are currently in active beta development. The final versions will be released in the fall of 2019.
If you’re a Mac user you can check the list of Macs compatible with MacOS Catalina here, if you’re interested in the potential for running MacOS 10.15 as well.
I have iPhone 6 Plus can I use the iOS 13 on that ?
iphone 6s does not support iOS 13
Yes it does. You are misinformed.
iPhone 6s also supports iOS 14.x
I have an iPad Air model MD788LL/A.
Will I be able to go to version 13??
Does iPhone 5S get an update to iOS 13?
Sir please send links for iOS 13 update in my iPhone 7 to all working purpose
Hi Balram, here is a link to devices that will work with iOS 13:
You can update via Settings > General > Software Update
Please apple🙏🙏 support ios 13 in iphone 6 😖😖😭😭😭😭😭 ..i hope iphone 6 gets update ios 13🙁
Hi will the iOS 13 compatible for iPad Air 2 ?
Bought brand new iPhone 6plus less than 3 years ago from John Lewis retailer.Now Apple will not give me update to iOS 13.I was intending next purchasing an Apple laptop costing over £1200.Forget this Apple. I will look instead at chrome books.Why don’t you do the same. Colin
Just because an iOS device is not supported does not mean that you cannot continue to use it. I wouldn’t hesitate to continue using an iPhone 6 or earlier if it still works well. I don’t see anything compelling about iOS 13 so I can live without it.
In January I replaced my 5 year old 5S with a brand new 6S 32GB. ($200 from Consumer Cellular.) The 5S is still going strong even with its original battery. But I wanted the slightly larger display, upgraded camera and the headphone jack before the 6S becomes unavailable.
I plan on using the 6S for at least 5 years and probably longer. I always use an Otterbox Defender case so that 5S really is in mint condition when removed from its case. The person who buys it will only need to replace the battery at some point to have an iPhone that will last them a nice long time and CHEAP to boot!
I have a IPhone 6s and when l went to update to 13 on General, it says l’m up to date on the operational system. I’m sure l read somewhere that it was compatible. Can anyone correct on this, thx
Do you think next year iphone se or 6s will benefit from ios 14 ? How can we found out ? What are the rules ? The oldest gets cut off or in this case both ?
Very disappointed, it’s missing iphone 6. Please give it a update.. please…..
That is apples decision and the 6 can’t handle iOS 13 and they need money
Is ios 13 available in iphone 6 in future??
I m not able to update my iphone to ios 13 as it shows update requested since yesterday please help me its too urgent for me
Try this for Update Requested message on iPhone for iOS 13 updates
The beta website says the iPadOS 13 is released on 24th September My iPhone 7 Plus was updated on 19th September. Perhaps they are finalising from the beta feedback?
But what about iPad Mini 5 (2019) I can’t find it in software update, please tell how to!?!?😊🧐🧐
Wait until September 19 for iOS 13
I have a iPad Air 2 and they said the update was going to be today and there is no update for it
This sucks, you have to get new phones when the one you have is in like new condition and works just fine the way it is. Going to Android next, Apple Sucks !!!
If you have an iPhone 6 or earlier, it is NOT in like new condition, no matter how much you think it is. It’s a 5 year old phone with a 5 year old processor. Turn it in with your “near mint” Commodore 64 and prepare yourself for Y2K20.
That’s just dumb. If I unbox an iPhone 6 today that’s never been used, it is in “like new condition”. Regardless of the age of the processor.
And you would have that same issue with android. The equivalent phone for samsung (S5) stopped receiving updates multiple versions ago. This is not an Apple only issue. If you bought a 6, expecting it to have up to date technology you are living in the 20th century. 5 years in todays tech world is a lifetime of features.
This Is dumb . iOS 13 wont support iPhone 6 but it supports 6s/6s plus that’s so dumb I hates this !
Can ios 13 install in iPhone 5S
Negative. Minimum of 6s (note the “s”).
You’re out of luck with an iPhone 5s. Not iOS13 compatible.
I’m also out of luck with my iPad Air 2.
It says above that iPad Air 2 is compatible with the new iPadOS 13
I can‘t Download ios 13
Can ipad 6 (2018 model) support iOS 13
And when will be available?
Yes the iPad 2018 model will support iOS 13 (technically called iPadOS 13) and it will be available around October.
Good day very concerned about my iPad Air i called Apple they stated to early to tell if my iPad can get this new update 13 !what do you think ?thanks
If your iPad is on the list of supported iOS 13 devices it will be able to run iOS 13, if not it will be on iOS 12 or whatever the supported version is.
The list of iPad that can run iOS 13 / iPadOS 13 is here:
iPad Air 2 and iPad Air 3 can run 13
Ron, same boat here. Seems like the pattern is only devices with 2 GB of RAM and 64-bit processing can run iPadOS13 and iOS13. So our beloved iPad Air (1st Gen) will not work. So sad because I love this tablet and chose it over the competition, BECAUSE of the product support and build quality. We paid a premium price for this ($499 for the 32 GB when on sale) and now, it is cut off. However, I’m sure app support will continue for at least a few years. Still watching videos, surfing the web and doing social media on iPad 3.
How can I check what model my iPads are? I mean is there a website where you punch your model No. and get it.
The easiest way to get the iPad model with new iOS (12.3 or later) is in Settings > General > About
You can also put the iPad serial number into the Apple website warranty checker and it will tell you the device
Mistake. Of course iPhone 6 can run iOS 12. I think that was a typo
iPhone 6 does not support iOS 13, unfortunately.
No it is correct. Only iPhones with an A9 or newer processor, which is the 6s/6s Plus, SE and later models, will get iOS 13.
Hi, will the iOS 13 compatible for iPhone 5s? Thanks
Unfortunately iOS 13 will not support iPhone 5s.
Glad to see that the 5th and 6th gen iPads will be included. Looking forward to really exploring these changes and updates.
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