If you are wondering whether your iPhone or iPad can be updated to iOS 10 just check whether it is contained in this list.

iPhones compatible with iOS 10

  • iPhone 5
  • iPhone 5c
  • iPhone 5s
  • iPhone SE
  • iPhone 6
  • iPhone 6 Plus
  • iPhone 6s
  • iPhone 6s Plust

iPads compatible with iOS 10

  • iPad Mini 2
  • iPad Mini 3
  • iPad Mini 4
  • iPad 4th generation
  • iPad Air
  • iPad Air 2
  • iPad Pro 9.7 inch model
  • iPad Pro 12.9 inch model

iPod Touch compatible with iOS 10

  • iPod Touch 6th generation

As you can see, some iOS 9 users will not be able to update to iOS 10 – owners of iPhone 4s, iPad 2, iPad 3, and iPad Mini 1.

If you don’t know what iPhone or iPad model you have, then look on the back cover of your device for the model number, it looks like A1468.

iPhone models compatible with iOS 10

A1633, A1688, A1700
A1634, A1687, A1699
A1549, A1586, A1589
A1522, A1524, A1593
A1723, A1662, A1724
A1453, A1457, A1518, A1528, A1530, A1533
A1456, A1507, A1516, A1529, A1532
A1428, A1429, A1442

iPad models compatible with iOS 10

A1673, A1674, A1675
A1584, A1652
A1566, A1567
A1474, A1475, A1476
A1538, A1550
A1599, A1600
A1489, A1490, A1491
A1458, A1459, A1460

Now if you found that your device is compatible with iOS 10 – you can try iOS 10 public beta!