iOS 16 Key Features – Apple officially announced iOS 16, the new version of the popular mobile operating system that will debut alongside the iPhone 14 Series. Developers enrolled in the Apple Developer Program will be able to test what’s new in iOS 16 as early as June 6, 2022, thanks to the very first beta.
Unfortunately, iPhone 7 is not eligible for iOS 16. The first iOS 16 betas will be available from July, while the final version of the operating system will be released in September. iOS 16 will be compatible with all iPhones from iPhone 8 and upwards.
iOS 16 Key Features
- Lock Screen
- Full Immersion (Focus)
- Voice dictation
- Live Text and Loop Up
- Wallet and PayLater
- Family Sharing
- Safety check
- Quick Notes, Spatial Audio and Everything in between
For more information, please refer to Apple’s dedicated article.
Which iPhones will be upgraded to iOS 16
- iPhone 13, iPhone 13 Mini, iPhone 13 Pro, iPhone 13 Pro Max
- iPhone 12, iPhone 12 Mini, iPhone 12 Pro, iPhone 12 Pro Max
- iPhone 11, iPhone 11 Pro, iPhone 11 Pro Max
- iPhone XS, iPhone XS Max
- iPhone X
- iPhone XR
- iPhone 8, iPhone 8 Plus
- iPhone SE (2nd generation)
The new iPhone model will debut directly with the aforementioned version of the operating system, while others will be able to download the update right from the days after launch.