iOS 15.7.7 & iPadOS 15.7.7 Updates Released for Older iPhone & iPad Models
iOS 15.7.7 and iPadOS 15.7.7 have been released for older iPhone and iPad models that are not running iOS/iPadOS 16, of which iOS 16.5.1 and iPadOS 16.5.1 updates were just released.
iOS/iPadOS 15.7.7 include important security updates, and are recommended to install.
Separately, Apple has also released updates for iOS 16.5.1, iPadOS 16.5.1, MacOS Ventura 13.4.1, macOS Monterey 12.6.7, macOS Big Sur 11.7.8, and updates to watchOS.
iOS 15.7.7 & iPadOS 15.7.7 Device Compatibility
iOS 15.7.7 and iPadOS 15.7.7 are available iPhone 6s and iPhone 6s Plus, iPhone 7 and iPhone 7 Plus, iPhone SE (1st generation), iPad Air 2, iPad mini (4th generation), and iPod touch (7th generation).
Later model devices will find iOS/iPadOS 16.5.1 instead.
How to Download & Install iOS 15.7.7 / iPadOS 15.7.7 Update
- Open the “Settings” app on iPhone or iPad
- Go to “General”, then select “Software Update”
- Select to “Download & Install” for iOS 15.7.7 or iPadOS 15.7.7
The iPhone, iPad, or iPod Touch must restart to complete installation.
iOS 15.7.7 / iPadOS 15.7.7 IPSW Download Links
iOS 15.7.7 Release Notes
Release notes for iOS 15.7.7 / iPadOS 15.7.7 are typically brief:
This update provides important security fixes and is recommended for all users.
For information on the security content of Apple software updates, please visit this website: https://support.apple.com/kb/HT201222
Separately, Apple has released iOS 16.5.1, iPadOS 16.5.1, MacOS Ventura 13.4.1, macOS Big Sur 11.7.8, macOS Monterey 12.6.7, and updates to watchOS.