iOS 10: Which Apple devices can run it?

Wondering if your iPad, iPhone or iPod touch can run iOS 10? Here’s a complete list of all devices that are compatible with iOS 10.

Apple announced iOS 10 yesterday at WWDC, and it looks like the best version of iOS yet. But the announcement also left many people wondering if iOS 10 would run on their devices.

Not to worry, here’s a complete list of devices that are compatible with iOS 10:


• iPhone 6s Plus

• iPhone 6s

• iPhone 6 Plus

• iPhone 6

• iPhone SE

• iPhone 5s

• iPhone 5c

• iPhone 5


• iPad Pro 12.9-inch

• iPad Pro 9.7-inch

• iPad Air 2

• iPad Air

• iPad 4th generation

• iPad 3rd generation

• iPad 2

• iPad mini 4

• iPad mini 3

• iPad mini 2

• iPad mini

iPod touch

• iPod touch 6th generation

• iPod touch 5th generation

No problems running iOS 10 on my devices

I have an Apple Developer account, so I snagged the iOS 10 developer preview and installed it on my iPad Pro (12.9-inch) and my iPhone 6s Plus. The installs went well and iOS 10 has been running fine on both devices.

If you’re wondering if you should follow in my footsteps, I recommend holding off at least until Apple releases a public beta. And it’s always a good idea to only install betas on devices that you don’t rely on for daily use.

So far iOS 10 is working very well for me, but it’s still early and I may eventually run into some problems as each beta release is installed. So think carefully before you run off to get an Apple Developer account to install iOS 10.

More information about iOS 10

Apple has a great iOS 10 preview site up, I recommend checking it out if you want to see what iOS 10 has to offer.

You can also check out this short video on YouTube that will give you a quick look at iOS 10’s new features:

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